Know the Players, Play the Music. Guitar/bass guitar. Book. Guitar Reference, Funk Instruction, Instruction, Bass Reference. Hardcover with CD. With guitar tablature. 150 pages. Backbeat Books #087930894X. Published by Backbeat Books (HL.331455).
Item Number: HL.331455
ISBN 087930894X. 8.75x11 inches.
Details the history of funk, then teaches guitarists and bassists lessons and exercises in the styles of the pros. All of the greats get their due, including James Brown, Sly Stone, Parliament/Funkadelic, Kool & the Gang, the Isley Brothers, Average White Band, Prince, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and others. The accompanying CD contains all of the musical examples, and a funk glossary lays out the lingo. Hardcover, with spiral binding.