Stars and Their Guitars: A History of the Electric Guitar

Stars and Their Guitars: A History of the Electric Guitar

Director: Kent Hagen

Cast: Kent Hagen, Scotty Moore, B.B. King, Les Paul

     
 

This documentary follows the life of the electric guitar, probably the most vital instrument in the invention of rock and roll. Through interviews with prominent guitarists like Les Paul and B.B. King, the program chronicles the invention and evolution of the instrument, examining how its sound and its role in the popular music scheme developed over the course of the… See more details below

Overview

This documentary follows the life of the electric guitar, probably the most vital instrument in the invention of rock and roll. Through interviews with prominent guitarists like Les Paul and B.B. King, the program chronicles the invention and evolution of the instrument, examining how its sound and its role in the popular music scheme developed over the course of the 20th century.

Product Details

Release Date:
11/11/2008
UPC:
0025493166590
Original Release:
2008
Source:
Passport
Region Code:
0
Time:
2:35:00

Special Features

6 bonus chapters:; The Studio; Vintage Guitar Collecting; For Guitar Players Only; Meets the Beatles; The Lost Banjo; Bo

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Scotty Moore Participant
B.B. King Participant
Paul Participant
Duane Eddy Participant
Peter Frampton Participant
Roger McGuinn Participant
Nancy Wilson Participant
Slash Participant
Billy Gibbons Participant
Al Jardine Participant
James Burton Participant
Robby Krieger Participant
Robbie Krieger Participant
Joe Satriani Participant
Steve Cropper Participant
Elliot Easton Participant
George Thorogood Participant
Steve Lukather Participant
Rick Nielsen Participant
Mick Jones Participant
Don Felder Participant

Technical Credits
Kent Hagen Director,Editor,Producer
Jose Bugarin Cinematographer
Eduardo Eguia Dibildox Production Manager
Richard Kashanski Cinematographer
Ken Sharp Producer
Troy Szebin Associate Producer

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Stars and Their Guitars: A History of the Electric Guitar
1. Louder [2:29]
3. Stepping Stones [6:42]
4. Gibson [10:01]
5. Les Paul [6:07]
6. Pickups [4:35]
7. Fender [6:39]
8. Telecaster [4:39]
9. Stratocaster [8:53]
10. Signature Models [5:47]
11. The Garage [4:10]
12. Rare Guitars [4:25]
13. Rickenbacker [17:11]
1. The Studio [11:28]
2. Vintage Guitar Collecting [10:41]
3. For Guitar Players Only [34:05]
4. Meets the Beatles [2:39]
5. The Lost Banjo [11:31]
6. Bo [:26]

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