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January 27, 2013
 

The Guitar & Amp Sourcebook

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Mike Abbott, editor of Access Rock, wrote The Guitar and Amp Sourcebook, published by Harper Collins in 2012.
Available now!  

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The most revolutionary guitars AND amps of the last 100 years… in one book!

Beautifully Illustrated with over 400 pages of stunning photos which include rare and vintage instruments by Fender, Gibson, Gretsch, National, Danelectro, and many more!! There are side-by-side comparisons which feature the most innovative instruments, as well as recommendations for the best beginner equipment.

To see inside the book or purchase it… please visit:

Guitarsourcebook.com



About the Author

Mike Abbott
Mike is a pro guitarist and music educator.  He has performed with such diverse acts as the Rolling Stones Horns, Sammy Davis Jr., and Burt Bacharach.   After spending much of his music career in New York City, He now is a very busy guitarist in the Denver area, performing and teaching extensively. Mike's latest work is a book, The Guitar and Amp Sourcebook, published by Harper Collins and released in December 2012.



 
 

 
 

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