E-Guitar Making

Author: Norbert Waldy This book shall provide you with the basis and the knowledge to build your own electric guitar. It has been created for beginners and for advanced practitioners, focusing on the essential. To build a guitar on your own, you should enjoy working...

Peavey Guitars

Author: Willie G Moseley Let’s tell it like it was: By the late 1970s, the Peavey Electronics Corporation was already respected among working musicians for its well-made, reasonably-priced amplifiers and P.A. systems. Then Peavey proceeded to turn the electric...

Building Electric Guitars

Author: Martin Koch Everything from the first steps of design to the final set-up of of solid-body, hollow-body and semi-acoustic electric guitars is covered step by step in this book. It also contains a section about winding your own...

Blue Book of Acoustic Guitars

Author: Zachary R Fjestad   (Guitar Book). Make every dollar count with the new 15th Edition Blue Book of Acoustic Guitars . This edition boasts 900 pages of content, including a color Photo Grading System and guitar reference information and values on over 900 guitar...

Blue Book of Electric Guitars

Author: Zachary R Fjestad Make every dollar count with the new 14th Edition Blue Book of Electric Guitars! The 14th Edition Blue Book of Electric Guitars is now expanded to nearly 1,400 pages including a revised 16-page color Photo Grading System. It also has guitar...

Electric Guitar Making & Marketing

Author: Leo Lospennato This book tells you everything about making electric guitars following professional standards, phase-by-phase, step-by-step.It’s all about leaving your dentin the universe in the shape of the most beautiful, incredibly sounding guitar you...

The Epiphone Guitar Book

Author: Walter Carter   The story of Epiphone, one of the oldest and most famous guitar companies, is told by former staff historian Walter Carter. It’s an epic story spanning three centuries, from Old World roots in the 19th century to the golden age of...

Stratocaster Setup

Author: Jan Nasser Get your Stratocaster guitar to sound and play the way that you really dreamt it should do. This book gives you all of the knowledge and skills to enable you to squeeze the most out of your treasured instrument. Why put up with a lack lustre sound...

Making an Electric ‘Cigarbox’ Guitar

Author: Gary Brenchley How to make an Electric ‘Cigarbox’ Guitar from materials available it the local DIY store.My easy to follow Step by Step method accompanied by detailed Drawings gives anybody the chance to make a great...

An Obsession with Cigar Box Guitars

Author: David Sutton Professional photographer and woodworking enthusiast David Sutton first chronicled the modern revival of the cigar box guitar in his best-selling book, Cigar Box Guitars. Now he’s back to share his obsession with these handmade treasures in...

The Official Vintage Guitar Magazine Price Guide 2016

Author: Alan Greenwood The Official Vintage Guitar Price Guide is the world’s leading reference on the values of vintage and collectible instruments. Compiled using critical research and analysis, it appraises electric and acoustic guitars, amps, basses,...

Guitar Building Basics

Author: Beau Pacheco Acoustic guitars make the perfect woodworking project. Whether you’re a professional musician or simply an interested wood worker, building a guitar is a very satisfying project. Guitar Building Basics presents three, start-to-finish...

Guitar Making

Author: Alex Willis Making an acoustic guitar is much easier than most people suppose and this straightforward guide shows you how. With basic woodworking skills, a modest work space and only a few specialist tools, you too can make an instrument fit for the concert...

Official Vintage Guitar Price Guide 2015

Author: Alan Greenwood The Official Vintage Guitar Price Guide 2015 offers the current values you need on your electric and acoustic guitars, basses, amps, effects, lap steels, mandolins, ukuleles, and banjos all in one book! At over 600 pages with information on more...

Making Resonator Guitar

Author: Gary Brenchley Make yourself a superb Square or Round Neck Resonator Guitar.This book offers an easy to follow step by step method of making a fine instrument of which you will be proud, Make one now and you will soon be...

Making a Lapsteel Guitar

Author: Gary Brenchley Make a fine Lapsteel Guitar in this easy to follow Step by Step method. Each section is fully explained and is coupled by detailed drawings. Make a Guitar of which you will be...

Definitive Guitar Handbook

Author: Jon Sutherland The Definitive Guitar Handbook is a one-stop resource for anyone who wants to get to grips with playing the guitar. It is packed with practical advice on how to tackle the basics, such as simple chords and finger-picking, right through to more...

Building an Electric Archtop Guitar

Author: MR Jean-Pierre Laplante Master guitar maker J.P. Laplante shares the joy of guitar-making in this book. Here is an illustrated step-by-step guide to Building an Electric Archtop Guitar. Building an electric archtop guitar can be a pretty intimidating project...

Making a Steel Strung Guitar

Author: Gary Brenchley Make a superb Jumbo style Acoustic guitar using an easy to follow Step by Step format.Each section is explained in full detail and is accompanied by instructional drawings. Construction of specialist Luthiers tools and jigs are...

Stringed Instruments

Author: Ashmolean Museum The Ashmolean’s collection of European stringed instruments is not large but it is very famous. Several of the instruments in the Ashmolean are among the rarest and most beautiful of their kind and most are, in some way, exceptional. The...

The Martin Book

Author: Walter Carter For over 170 years the C.F. Martin company has produced some of the finest flat-top acoustic guitars in the world. Martin’s designs for the shape and construction of these instruments have influenced virtually every other manufacturer, and...

60 Years of Fender

Author: Tony Bacon The latest addition to Tony Bacon’s acclaimed series of guitar books, 60 Years of Fender gives a year-by-year history of the most successful electric guitar maker. In 1950, Leo Fender introduced to the world the solid-body electric guitar...

The Illustrated Catalog of Guitars

Author: Nick Freeth This book introduces the reader to 250 guitars of all types from the early acoustic archtop designs of the Gibson L-5 in the last 1920s, through the National resonators of the 1930s, the hollow body electric Gibsons of the 1950s, the solid body...

The Fender Telecaster

Author: Dave Hunter An in-depth history and celebration of over six decades of the Tele, now available in paperback.The Fender Telecaster is a working-class hero and the ultimate blue-collar guitar. It wasn’t meant to be elegant, pretty, or sophisticated....