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Eddie Van Halen - Know the Man, Play the Music

By Eddie Van Halen

By Eddie Van Halen. Book. Softcover with CD. Backbeat Books #0879308389. Published by Backbeat Books (HL.331283).

Item Number: HL.331283

ISBN 0879308389. 8.75x11 inches.

Part of the Fretmaster series, this book is geared to teach players both the history and technique of one of rock's greatest guitarists. It explores the musical life and legacy of Eddie Van Halen, from his high school days in Pasadena, California, to the present day, provides detailed accounts of his most significant recorded work, and offers commentary from Van Halen himself and the well-known guitarists he has influenced. Lessons on technique provide the skills and encouragement players need to emulate this musical master.

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  • 2

    Difficulty Level:
    Early intermediate
  • 2007-10-13 00:00:00.0 Not worth it

    I expected this book to be interesting and show gear hookup. Totally disappointed. I will be at the next Van Halen concert.

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