Inside the Blues, 1942-1982: Four Decades of the Greatest Electric Blues Guitarists

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(Guitar Educational). This definitive collection now includes a CD! Spans 40 years of blues history, covering the techniques of: T-Bone Walker, Elmore James, B.B. King, Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Albert King, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Winter, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and more. Features top-notch instruction, ample musical examples, explanations of regional styles, info on tunings and gear, 20+ rare photos and more. Essential for students of the blues!
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Overview

(Guitar Educational). This definitive collection now includes a CD! Spans 40 years of blues history, covering the techniques of: T-Bone Walker, Elmore James, B.B. King, Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Albert King, Jimi Hendrix, Johnny Winter, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and more. Features top-notch instruction, ample musical examples, explanations of regional styles, info on tunings and gear, 20+ rare photos and more. Essential for students of the blues!
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781423416661
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
  • Publication date: 1/28/2007
  • Edition description: Updated
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 176
  • Product dimensions: 9.00 (w) x 11.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents


Dedication     5
Acknowledgments     5
About the CD     5
Preface     7
1942-1952     8
T-Bone Walker     10
Clarence "Gatemouth" Brown     18
Johnny Moore     22
Carl Hogan & Bill Jennings     27
John Lee Hooker     32
Muddy Waters     39
Elmore James     48
1952-1962     55
The Guitarists of Howlin' Wolf-Willie Johnson & Hubert Sumlin     57
Guitar Slim     69
B.B. King     74
Muddy Waters & Chicago Blues Rhythm Guitar     84
Otis Rush     91
1962-1972     97
Freddie King     99
Albert King     107
Magic Sam     113
Buddy Guy     118
Rockin' the Blues-Lonnie Mack & Michael Bloomfield     124
Jazzin' the Blues-Kenny Burrell     133
Jimi Hendrix, Blues Guitarist     138
1972-1982     143
Johnny Winter     145
Albert Collins     150
Son Seals     156
Fenton Robinson     160
Stevie Ray Vaughan     164
About theAuthor     170
Guitar Notation Legend     171
Tuning     170
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