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Title The bass space : profiles of classic electric basses / Willie G. Moseley ; foreword by Tim Bogert.
Author Moseley, Willie G., author.
Publication Atglen, PA : Schiffer Publishing Ltd, [2018]
Copyright date ©2018
Description 207 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Call # 787.871973 M
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 207).
Summary "The long-awaited, definitive book for lovers of the low-end. Willie G. Moseley, senior writer for Vintage Guitar Magazine, profiles more than one hundred historic and unique electric bass models from such makers as Alembic, Danelectro, Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, Guild, Hamer, Kramer, Rickenbacker, and many others. Rare and legendary instruments, from the earliest attempts at amplified basses in the mid-1930s to the cutting-edge instruments of today, are presented in more than 250 color and period photos. The main feature of this book is the exclusive coverage of historic and one-of-a-kind basses owned and played by such famed musicians as: Bill Black (Elvis Presley), Tim Bogert (Vanilla Fudge), Mark Egan (Pat Metheny Group), John Entwistle (The Who), Paul Goddard (Atlanta Rhythm Section), Bruce Hall (REO Speedwagon), Greg Lake (Emerson, Lake & Palmer), Benjamin Orr (The Cars), Tom Petersson (Cheap Trick), Carl Radle (Derek and the Dominos), Gene Simmons (Kiss), Steve Warner, and others"--Back cover.
Contents The ones that started it all -- Alembic -- Ampeg/Dan Armstrong -- Baldwin by Burns -- Barrington -- Bunker -- Carvin -- Danelectro/Silvertone -- Dean -- Earthwood -- Eko -- Epcor -- Epiphone -- Fender -- Fritz Brothers -- G & L -- Gibson -- Gretsch -- Gruggett -- Guild -- Hallmark -- Hamer -- Harmony -- Ibanez -- Kalamazoo -- Kay -- Kramer -- Martin -- Metropolitan -- Mosrite -- Music Man -- Peavey -- Pedulla -- Rickenbacker -- Robin -- Standel -- Teisco (Del Rey) -- Travis Bean -- Turner -- Valco -- Wal -- Warwick -- Westone -- Zemaitis.
Subject Bass guitar -- United States -- History.
Bass guitar -- United States -- Pictorial works.
Bass guitar. (OCoLC)fst00828447
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Illustrated works. (OCoLC)fst01423873
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01423874
Illustrated works.
Addl. Author Bogert, Tim, writer of foreword.
ISBN 0764355228 (hardcover) :
9780764355226 (hardcover) :

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