Amps! (Paperback)

The Other Half of Rock 'n' Roll

By Ritchie Fliegler, Jon F. Eiche

Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 9780793524112, 122pp.

Publication Date: November 1, 1993

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Electric guitar players can choose from a library full of guitar books, but comparatively little has been written about the other 50% of the electric guitar:, the amplifier., This book takes a giant step toward redressing the balance, providing the first overall view of amp-dom, including:, how amps work, profiles of the major manufacturers, 'transistor dinosaurs' and their place in amp history, reissues vs. vintage amps, and troubleshooting., Terms are defined in the margin as they are introduced, and plenty of photos and diagrams illuminate the tex.