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Jim Weider: Get That Classic Fender Sound

Electric Guitar Licks And Styles Of The Greats

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Learn amazing licks and solos, and get a close-up look at some of the famous guitars and amps that made rock ?n? roll history! Jim Weider is an expert in Fender styles, and he details the innovative and groundbreaking instrumental techniques of Roy Buchanan, James Burton, Steve Cropper, Robbie Robertson, Cornell Dupree, Freddy King, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Jimi Hendrix. You'll learn essential guitar techniques such as double bends, volume swells, raking and muting, pedal steel licks, Texas blues, harmonics, chicken pickin,, finger-and-pick rhythm and lead, and much more.

Jim amassed a mind-boggling collection of original instruments for this session and gives you a fascinating rundown on each one?s special features, distinguishing characteristics and particular tonal qualities. The instruments and amps are each linked to a specific player and style to give you a complete understanding of the way they were used to achieve their trademark sounds.

As a bonus, top back-up players help Jim demonstrate the way these sound in a full rock band setting.

--DVD info. from Homespun Tapes

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Jim Weider - Get That Classic Fender Sound - 199? - 90 min. - Homespun Videos VD-JIM-FE01
Re-released on DVD by Homespun in November 2003, includes music + tab book.

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