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ROLLING STONES GEAR - ALL THE STONES' INSTRUMENTS FROM STAGE TO STUDIO by Andy Babiuk and Greg Prevost After a very long wait it's finally here! The story of the Rolling Stones, but with a new twist: their history as told through what instruments were used during their recording sessions and tour dates. Covers not only the group's personal background, but also every tour and studio session ... 49-333181 $60.00

MANDOLIN FROM SCRATCH by Bruce Emery SALE! SAVE $2.50! What every player needs to get up and ..more...
578-19 .. list $16.50 ours $14.00

GET THE LED OUT - HOW LED ZEPPELIN BECAME THE BIGGEST BAND IN THE WORLD by Denny Somach New! This lushly illustrated volume begins with a unique day- by-day timeline based on Carol Miller's radio show of the same name, and provides a behind-the-scenes view, revealing quirky details, achievements, and adventures big and small. 01-943058 $16.95

UKULELE CRAZY! EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT THE UKULELE AND HOW TO PLAY IT by Mike Evans New! Explores the fascinating journey through the uke's history, including its key makers and celebrated players - both old and new; types of ukes, tuning, basic technique, song sheets, a review of the modern revolution, more. 309-49 $14.95

GEORGE JONES - THE LIFE AND TIMES OF A HONKY TONK LEGEND: UPDATED EDITION by Bob Allen New! George Jones's nearly 60-year recording and performing career has had a profound influence on modern country music and influenced a younger generation of singers. 49-122446 $24.99

THREE CHORD ACOUSTIC SONGS - GUITAR CHORD SONGBOOK New! "All Apologies," "Blowin' in the Wind," "Closer to Free," "Drive," "Free Fallin'," "Hold My Hand," "Just the Way You Are," "Leaving on a Jet Plane," "Margaritaville," "Ring of Fire," more. 49-123860 $14.99

OUTLAW: WAYLON, WILLIE, KRIS, AND THE RENEGADES OF NASHVILLE by Michael Streissguth New! Set in '60s and '70s Nashville, a riveting in-depth look at the outlaw country movement profiles the three formidable forces behind this change who inserted political notions into their music, establishing a new genre of country music - one that ultimately changed the recording ... 542-442 $15.99

PLEASE BE WITH ME: A SONG FOR MY FATHER, DUANE ALLMAN by Galadrielle Allman New! Her memoir is at once a fascinating and intimate account of the birth of one of the most influential and beloved bands of our time and a tender inquiry of a daughter searching for her father in the memories of others. 542-443 $28.00

TUNESMITH: INSIDE THE ART OF SONGWRITING by Jimmy Webb New! The only artist to win Grammy Awards for music, lyrics, and orchestration, Webb brings his insider's knowledge, experience, and star power to the ultimate guide for aspiring songwriters. 542-447 $17.99

MODERN GUITAR RIGS - THE TONE FANATIC'S GUIDE TO INTEGRATING AMPS AND EFFECTS, SECOND EDITION by Scott Kahn New! Time-tested techniques for guitarists looking to build pro-level rigs. Discover the best ways to combine current and classic gear, whether you're playing clubs, getting set for a major tour, heading into the studio, or just searching for ultimate tone. 49-122321 $29.99

DOBRO ROOTS - A PHOTO TOUR OF PREWAR WOOD BODY DOBROS by Steve Toth, foreword by Jerry Douglas New! Welcome to the world of the Prewar Wood Body Dobro! This book shows a variety of Dobro guitars produced during the years 1929 through approximately 1941. 49-125507 .. list $55.00 ours $40.00

LONESOME MELODIES: THE LIVES AND MUSIC OF THE STANLEY BROTHERS by David W. Johnson New! The first biography of two integral bluegrass innovators and touchstones of old-time country music authenticity. 701-15 $30.00

THE STARDAY STORY: THE HOUSE THAT COUNTRY MUSIC BUILT by Nathan D. Gibson with Don Pierce New! The influential music label created a huge bluegrass catalog in the 1950s and '60s, and was also known for rockabilly, Texas honky-tonk and gospel. 701-16 $30.00

SHREVEPORT SOUNDS IN BLACK AND WHITE ed. by Kip Lornell & Tracey Laird New! One of the nation's most important "regional-sound cities," Shreveport's sound has been shaped by artists, record label and radio station owners, sound engineers, disc jockeys, club owners, and more, into the amalgam of country, blues, R&B, rockabilly and rock that it is. 701-17 $25.00

78 BLUES - FOLKSONGS AND PHONOGRAPHS IN THE AMERICAN SOUTH by John Minton New! Covers a revolution in artist performance and audience perception through examination of hundreds of key "hillbilly" and "race" records released between the 1920s and World War II. 701-18 $30.00

KENNEDY'S BLUES: AFRICAN-AMERICAN BLUES AND GOSPEL SONGS ON JFK by Guido van Rijn New! A compilation and analysis of the many blues and gospel songs written about the inspirational president. Offers a close analysis of Kennedy's hold upon the African-American imagination. 701-20 $25.00

Elderly Instruments stocks thousands of how-to-play book titles for a wide variety of fretted and stringed instruments. For a printed listing please feel free to sign up for a free mail order catalog. Our mail order department in Lansing, Michigan (USA) can be reached at 517-372-7890 Monday - Friday, 9am-7pm, Saturday 9am-5pm Eastern USA time zone. Or fax us at 517-372-5155 .
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