Alfred Music Publishing Releases The Rock Guitar Songbook, Volumes 1 and 2
LOS ANGELES, CA
Wednesday, February 29, 2012
Alfred Music Publishing, the world leader in educational print music publishing since 1922, is proud to announce the release of The Rock Guitar Songbook, Volumes 1 and 2
, an exclusive guitar TAB collection featuring some of the greatest rock guitar songs from the 1950s – 2000s.
Perfect for rock guitar enthusiasts, each volume in the collection contains over 250 pages worth of rock classics, including “25 or 6 to 4” (Chicago), “Comfortably Numb” (Pink Floyd), “Lay Down Sally” (Eric Clapton), “Back in Black” (AC/DC), “Fake Plastic Trees” (Radiohead), “Smells Like Teen Spirit” (Nirvana), and many more. Every song in the TAB collection includes guitar chord grids and symbols. As a reference, the songbooks contain a helpful Guitar TAB Glossary that covers various topics such as bending notes, articulations, harmonics, rhythm slashes, the tremolo bar, and pick direction.
The Rock Guitar Songbook, Vol. 1 (1950s – 1970s) covers the 1950s – '70s with artists ranging from The Everly Brothers, Bill Haley, and Elvis; to Creedence Clearwater Revival, Traffic, Cream, and The Allman Brothers Band; to Kiss, Journey, Peter Frampton, Fleetwood Mac, and many more!
The Rock Guitar Songbook, Vol. 2 (1980s – 2000s) covers the '80s to the present with artists ranging from AC/DC, Aerosmith, Van Halen, and Guns N' Roses; to R.E.M. and Rush; to Creed, Muse, Green Day, Radiohead, Evanescence, Foo Fighters, and many more!
As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, the songbooks are printed on 100% recycled paper.
The Rock Guitar Songbook, Volumes 1 and 2 are now available for $24.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com/guitar. Each songbook is also available in digital format, sold separately.
Volume One Titles: 25 or 6 to 4 (Chicago) * Amie (Pure Prairie League) * Black Water (The Doobie Brothers) * Blinded by the Light (Manfred Mann's Earth Band) * Can't You Hear Me Knocking (The Rolling Stones) * The Chain (Fleetwood Mac) * Comfortably Numb (Pink Floyd) * Dear Mr. Fantasy (Traffic) * Do You Feel Like We Do (Peter Frampton) * Domino (Van Morrison) * Don't Stop 'Til You Get Enough (Michael Jackson) * and many more.
Volume Two Titles: 21 Guns (Green Day) * 867-5309/Jenny (Tommy Tutone) * All Star (Smash Mouth) * All Summer Long (Kid Rock) * Back in Black (AC/DC) * Better Together (Jack Johnson) * Bitter Sweet Symphony (The Verve) * Bodysnatchers (Radiohead) * The Boys of Summer (Don Henley) * Broken (Seether) * Careless Whisper (Wham!) * and many more.