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    Guitar Effects: Pedals: the Practical Handbook (Paperback) By (author) Dave Hunter

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    DescriptionExperienced player Dave Hunter offers insight from the top builders and tips on how to get the most from each pedal. The author also dissects chains used by top guitarists in creating memorable recordings. The accompanying CD features standard as well as unusual sounds from a wide range of pedals, as well as classic combinations used by the guitar grates. Players may rave about swamp ash, alnico pickups, and all-tube "tweed" circuits, but they universally acknowledge that one of the most critical ingredients of great tone can lie patched between guitar and amp: the effects pedal. While our guitars generate the music and our amps belt it out to the world, the effects that we put into the chain can radically alter it beyond recognition, or subtly smooth it into a lush, multidimensional river of sound. Nothing changes your sound more entirely than the humble effects pedal and the difference between chart pop and heavy metal can come at the stomp of a foot. Effects Pedals For Guitar celebrates the diversity of types and makes of units available, both old and new, from the weird to the wonderful, the harsh to the heavenly.


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    Title
    Guitar Effects
    Subtitle
    Pedals: the Practical Handbook
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Dave Hunter
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 224
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 279 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 873 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780879308063
    ISBN 10: 0879308060
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Libri: I-MU
    BIC subject category V2: AVS
    Ingram Subject Code: MU
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: AVGP
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: AVRL
    B&T General Subject: 540
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25950
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 40
    B&T Approval Code: A08602000, A08602030
    DC22: 787.87, 787.8719
    BISAC V2.8: MUS023060
    LC classification: MT
    BISAC V2.8: MUS040000, MUS001000
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: AVS, AVLP, AVRL
    Illustrations note
    70ill.
    Publisher
    BACKBEAT BOOKS
    Imprint name
    BACKBEAT BOOKS
    Publication date
    15 September 2004
    Publication City/Country
    San Francisco