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Guitar books galore!! A wide range of guitar books, sheet music books, tabulature, exercises, techniques, instructional books, dvds, cds, videos, some with accompaniment backing and jam tracks selected from the wide range available at our affiliates. Bass players - what are you doing here? - Yep.... go visit the Bass Guitar & Double Bass book section! Click the links to read more information and if you cannot see what you are looking for here browse the Fake Books, Miscellaneous Book and Sheet Music sections or use the search boxes provided.

Jam Trax Blues For Guitar (Book/CD)
Written by Ralph Agresta. This 2-CD collection contains 45 extended blues jams in the styles of Eric Clapton, George Thorogood, Jeff Healey, Booker T. and the MGs, and many more. With Jam Trax, musicians at every level can practice soloing ideas and techniques while playing with a live back-up band. The best way to learn or improve improvising skills is to play with a live band, and now you can take advantage of this opportunity in the privacy of your own room with The Blues Jam Trax Collection. Inside this book, you'll find an easy-to-read chord chart for each of the songs on the CDs, showing you what chords to play and how long to play them. Each song includes several suggested scale patterns, licks, and riffs that fit the progressions. CD 1 contains traditional 12- and 24-bar blues progressions, while CD 2 focuses on the Chicago style and more modern blues sounds. All of these progressions have served as the basis for some of the greatest songs in the history of popular music. All examples are written in standard notation and tablature. Includes instructional book and accompaniment CD. With guitar tablature, standard notation, chord names, guitar chord diagrams and introductory text. Learn to play and blues.
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JamTrax: Chicago Blues Guitar Songbook (Book/CD)
The new way to practice jamming! This book/CD pack includes full-band backup to 12 Chicago-style extended jams in authentic blues styles. Includes tips on scales and techniques to use with each track. Songs include, in standard notation and tablature: Back Against the Wall, Candy Apple Coupe, I Can't Feel Your Love, I'll See You Later, Just One Night, My Little Honey, No Credit, Plantation Blues, Soon My Time Is Coming, Two-Room City Flat, Waiting on My Lady, You Really Got to Love Me.
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JamTrax: Jazz Guitar Songbook (Book/CD)
The new way to practice jamming! This instructional package includes full-band backup to ten extended jams in authentic jazz styles on CD. The book also includes tips on scales and techniques to use with each track. In standard notation and tablature.
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Book Cover JamTrax: Modern Blues Guitar Songbook (Book/CD)
by Ralph Agresta. Full-band backup to 11 extended jams in authentic modern blues styles. Includes tips on scales and techniques to use with each track.
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JamTrax: More Blues Guitar Songbook (Book/CD)
The original just got better! This instructional book and CD includes full-band backup to 12 more extended jams in authentic blues styles. It also features tips on scales and techniques to use with each track. Songs include, in standard notation and tablature: I Can't Take It Anymore, I Like the Weather, Livin' Roof, Lucky Seven, Mixed Feelings, My Muddy Waters, Please Excuse Me, R.A.'s Boogie in E, Rock You, Shortnin' Bread Blues, Slow Blues in F, Stashbox.
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JamTrax: Rock for Guitar (Book/CD)
Written by Ralph Agresta. For guitar. Includes instructional book and accompaniment CD. With standard notation, guitar tablature, guitar fretboard diagrams and instructional text. Learn to play and rock. The book covers tips on scales and techniques, while the CD contains full-band backup to 12 extended jams in authentic rock styles.
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Janis Joplin: The Best Of Janis Joplin
This amazing collection contains note-for-note transcriptions of 18 supercharged classics by this blues-influenced legend. Includes: Ball and Chain, Cry Baby, I Need a Man to Love, Kozmic Blues, Maybe, Me and Bobby McGee, Mercedes Benz, One Good Man, Piece of My Heart, Summertime, To Love Somebody, What Good Can Drinkin' Do? more. Features photos and a foreword by Laura Joplin, Janis' sister. Format: guitar tablature songbook. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar chord diagrams and guitar notation legend. Classic rock and blues rock.
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Book Cover Jerry Silverman's Folk Song Encyclopedia Volume 1
Over 1,000 favorite songs representing categories such as: country cowboys, outlaws, love and courting, sentimental ballads, international favorites, children's songs, Christmas carols, and many more. In melody/lyrics/chords format. For voice and guitar. Format: fakebook. With vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, chord chart and index of first lines. Folk, blues, gospel, bluegrass and novelty songs.
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Jerry Silverman's Folk Song Encyclopedia Volume 2
Compiled by Jerry Silverman. his is Volume 2 of a two-volume, phonebook-sized collection, 421 pages of lyrics and music for the best-known traditional folk songs of America and the world. Originally published under a different title for the U.S. Bicentennial, this book has become a classic reference. These are good, singable songs - it's fun just to sit down and sing your way through the book. The two-volume set has a total of 845 pages of songs. (Original title: "Heritage Collection of America's Best Loved Folk Songs") For voice and guitar. Format: fakebook. With vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, chord chart and index of first lines. Folk, blues, gospel, bluegrass and novelty.
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Jimi Hendrix: Blues
Performed by Jimi Hendrix. Now once again available, the revised edition of this matching folio features a stunning 24-page color section with lots of photos and introductions to the songs. Includes note-for-note transcriptions of 11 Hendrix hits: Bleeding Heart, Born Under a Bad Sign, Catfish Blues, Electric Church Red House, Hear My Train a Comin (Acoustic & Electric Versions), Jam 292, Mannish Boy, Once I Had a Woman, Red House, Voodoo Chile Blues. For guitar and voice. Format: guitar tablature songbook. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar notation legend, introductory text and color photos. Psychedelic rock, hard rock and classic rock.
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John Lee Hooker: A Blues Legend with Notes & Tabulature
by John Lee Hooker. A classic collection of 20 songs from this legendary blues guitarist, including: Boom Boom, It Serves Me Right To Suffer, Louise, One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer and many more. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar notation legend, introductory text and performance notes.
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John Renbourn Fingerstyle Guitar (Book/CD)
This comprehensive Guitar Workshop Audio Series book/3-CD set brings together a variety of fingerstyle arrangements featured in three of John Renbourn's video lessons. Illustrates unique and exciting fingerstyle techniques in the performance of traditional ballads and other tunes, using standard and several alternate tunings. In notation and tablature. Includes an extensive discussion about the tunes in the collection. Folk, Blues & Beyond; Celtic Melodies & Open Tunings; & The Jazz Tinge. by John Renbourn. For Guitar (Fingerpick). solos. Grossman Audio. Acoustic Music. Level: Intermediate.
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Johnny Winter: Best Of Johnny Winter
Since the 1960s, Johnny Winter has been making his own distinctive blend of blues and rock music. This folio features note-for-note transcriptions with tab for 13 Winters favorites: Be Careful with a Fool, Dallas, Good Morning Little Schoolgirl, Highway 61 Revisited, Hustled Down in Texas, I Guess I'll Go Away, I'm Yours and I'm Hers, Illustrated Man, Johnny B. Goode, Mean Town Blues, Rock and Roll Hoochie Koo, Rock Me Baby, Still Alive and Well. Also features photos, Winter's commentary about each of the songs, and an extensive interview with Andy Aledort reprinted from Guitar magazine. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar notation legend and introductory text. Blues and blues rock.
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Kenny Wayne Shepherd: Guitar Play-Along Volume 184
Performed by Kenny Wayne Shepherd. The Guitar Play-Along Series will help you play your favorite songs quickly and easily! Just follow the tab, listen to the online audio to hear how the guitar should sound, and then play along using the separate backing tracks. The melody and lyrics are also included in the book in case you want to sing, or to simply help you follow along. 8 songs: Blue on Black, Born with a Broken Heart, Deja Voodoo, Everything Is Broken, Last Goodbye, Never Lookin' Back, Somehow, Somewhere, Someway, True Lies. Format: guitar tablature songbook. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names and guitar notation legend. Blues rock.
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Learn to Play Power Blues Guitar Solos (Book/CD)
Learn the tips and techniques of rock and blues-rock artists like Gary Moore, Eric Clapton, and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Discover the secrets of explosive chords and riffs as used by Jimi Hendrix, The Rolling Stones, and ZZ Top.
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Little Feat: Best Of Little Feat
Performed by Little Feat. Note-for-note guitar transcriptions with tab for a dozen top hits from this eclectic, time-tested L.A. band: All That You Dream, Dixie Chicken, Fat Man in the Bathtub, Feats Don't Fail Me Now, Hate to Lose Your Lovin, Let It Roll, Rock and Roll Doctor, Rocket in My Pocket, Texas Twister, Time Loves a Hero, Tripe Face Boogie, Willin. Features photos, a band bio, and an interview in which guitarist Paul Barrère discusses the tunes included. Format: guitar tablature songbook. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar chord diagrams, guitar notation legend and introductory text. Blues rock and rock n roll.
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Marshall Tucker Band: Best Of The Marshall Tucker Band
Performed by Marshall Tucker Band. This outstanding songbook features note-for-note transcriptions with tab for 9 classics from these Southern-rock pioneers from Spartanburg, SC. Includes a bio of the band written by Spirit Music Group President Mark Fried, and John Stix's interview 'Inside the Guitars of The Marshall Tucker Band,' originally printed in Circus. Format: guitar tablature songbook. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar chord diagrams, guitar notation legend, introductory text and black & white photos. Blues rock and classic rock.
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Mastering Electric Blues Guitar (Book/CD)
Written by Wayne Riker. This advanced volume in the comprehensive method for blues guitarists is also great for rock players who want to develop a blues edge. Covers theory from blues scales, composite scales, and the Mixolydian mode to arpeggio superimpositions and the 8-bar blues, with examples of gospel blues, minor blues and others. Also contains licks in the styles of blues masters such as Muddy Waters, Big Bill Broonzy, Freddie King, B. B. King, John Lee Hooker and many others. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB. Includes instructional book and examples CD. With standard guitar notation, guitar tablature, black & white photos and illustrations. Blues.
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Book Cover Masters of Country Blues Guitar: Lonnie Johnson (Book/CD)
The Early Masters of American Blues series provides the unique opportunity to study the true roots of modern blues. Stefan Grossman, noted roots-blues guitarist and musicologist, has compiled this fascinating collection of 16 songs, transcribed exactly as performed by legendary blues master Lonnie Johnson. In addition to Stefan's expert transcriptions, the book includes a CD containing the original recordings of Lonnie Johnson so you can hear the music as he performed it. One of the most influential blues artists of the 20th century, Lonnie Johnson began his 50-year music career in the early 1920s, and continued to perform and record until his passing in 1970. Recording both as a soloist and with legends like Louis Armstrong, Duke Ellington, and Eddie Lang, Lonnie Johnson's influence can still be heard today, from the work of blues guitar greats like T-Bone Walker and B.B. King, to a whole new generation of blues players.
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Masters Of Country Blues Guitar: Mississippi John Hurt (Book/2xCD)
Transcriptions in notation and tablature plus the original recordings of classic blues by Mississippi John Hurt. Titles include: Shake That Thing, Casey Jones, Got the Blues, Can't Be Satisfied, Nobody's Dirty Business, Avalon Blues, See See Rider, Stack O'Lee Blues. Original recordings included on the CDs.
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Masters Of Country Blues Guitar: Rev. Gary Davis (Book/CD)
Rev. Gary Davis is a giant in the history of fingerstyle blues guitar. The intricacies of his fingerstyle accompaniments have influenced generations of acoustic guitarists. This folio contains 13 of his best-known pieces transcribed in standard notation and tab. Plus, a CD of Davis performing each piece is included.
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More Blues You Can Use (Book/CD)
A Complete Guide to Learning Blues Guitar by John Ganapes. Includes instructional book and examples CD. With guitar tablature, standard notation, chord names, guitar chord diagrams, instructional text, introductory text and guitar notation legend. Learn to play and blues. This comprehensive follow-up to Blues You Can Use is designed to help players develop their lead and rhythm techniques. Covers: pentatonic scales, single-note tremolo, double-string bends, reverse bends, shuffle rhythms, 6th and 9th chords, boogie patterns, chord substitutions, vibrato techniques, chord accents, voice leading, arpeggios, rakes, blues runs and more! Examples are in standard notation and TAB, and the CD includes 23 full-band tracks.
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Muddy Waters: Deep Blues
Performed by Muddy Waters. For guitar and voice. Format: guitar tablature songbook. With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, performance notes, introductory text, guitar notation legend and black & white photos. Blues and chicago blues. Series: Hal Leonard Guitar Recorded Versions.
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Musicians Institute: Modern Rock Rhythm Guitar (Book/CD)
A Guide to the Essential Chords, Riffs, Rhythms and Grooves. Finally, a rhythm guitar method for today's hard rock guitarist! This book and CD package is designed to get you started with techniques and grooves in the styles of Creed, Led Zeppelin, Metallica, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tool, Van Halen and many other great bands. Covers: power chords, single-note riffs, picking, muting, accenting, syncopation, odd meters, drop D tuning, harmonics, rhythmic grooves, cool chords, and more. Each musical example in this book is demonstrated on the accompanying CD, backed by a full rhythm section.
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Pentatonic and Blues Scales for Left Handed Guitar (Basic Scale Guides for Left Handed Guitar)
This book maps out various Pentatonic and Blues Scales including: THE MINOR PENTATONIC SCALE, THE MAJOR PENTATONIC SCALE, THE MINOR BLUES SCALE, THE MAJOR BLUES SCALE, THE VOODOO BLUES SCALE, THE INDIAN PENTATONIC SCALE, THE DOMINANT PENTATONIC SCALE, and THE DORIAN PENTATONIC SCALE for you on left handed 6 string guitar in standard tuning. I’ve also included some bonus material for the shredders out there, 3 note per string pentatonic shapes, three octave 3 note string pentatonic shapes and three octave 3 note per string blues scales. Each scale or mode is mapped out all over the neck, and in all positions to let you play with any scale in any key anywhere on the guitar neck. The scales have been mapped out showing all the relative intervals in each pattern making it much easier for you apply the information to your playing by putting the dots in a harmonic context.
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Play Guitar With... Bryan Adams (Book/CD)
Play guitar with the rock star on 6 of his greatest songs, including 18 Til I Die and The Only Thing That Looks Good On Me Is You. This title contains a book of both tab and standard notation with a CD comprising two "soundalike" backing tracks of each song, one full demo with guitar showing how it should sound and the other without guitar to play along to.
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Play Guitar With... Eric Clapton (Book/CD)
Play guitar and sing along with the specially recorded CD backing tracks of eight great songs. The matching music book features both standard and guitar tab notation of each song, plus chord symbols and complete lyrics for vocalists.
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Play Guitar With... Christmas Hits (Book/CD)
Six great festive songs with CD backing tracks. Guitar tab and standard notation of each song with chord symbols, plus complete lyrics for vocalists. 'Soundalike' instrumental tracks, specially performed to simulate the original recordings.
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Play The Blues Guitar (Book/CD)
A Dick Weissman Method. This unique MMO album brings you blues master Dick Weissman explaining and demonstrating guitar techniques (strums, chords, picking, alternate tunings, etc.) with some of the greatest blues classics, such as Frankie and Johnny and Kansas City Blues. Mr. Weissman demonstrates, provides accompaniments and carefully guides you through to becoming a master. At the end of this great master class you'll be calling yourself a blues pro! Includes a high-quality printed music book, with explanatory text, photographs and diagrams, and a narrated CD featuring every exercise and composition in the method book. Includes a high-quality printed music book, filled with explanatory text, photographs and diagrams, and a narrated compact disc featuring every exercise and composition in the method book. Published by Music Minus One.
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Playing...Lead Guitar With The Band (Book/CD)
Everything you need to become a lead guitarist with a band! This book and compact disc gives you all the tips, music and backing tracks to learn at your own pace. Even if you've never played before, this is the key to playing great solos. From tuning your guitar and understanding simple music notation, this will get you playing real songs fast, from day one! Music is presented in standard notation.
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Power Rhythm Guitar (Book/CD)
Power Rhythm Guitar is an awesome resource for guitarists. It contains thirty-one lessons for rhythm guitar that you can play by yourself, in a band, or as a back-up musician. With first chords, basic strumming and exercises in many musical styles, including: basic rock, country, hard rock, heavy metal, reggae, blues, funk and more; Ron Middlebrook with Dave Celentano’s book with be valuable and useful as you progress. A CD is included with full band examples of all lessons
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