This richly illustrated book examines the tools of rock music--guitars, drums, keyboards, brass, recording gear, and more--from a 1990s perspective. Handsome color photos and absorbing text detail the design intricacies of classic and contemporary landmarks in rock's fascinating instrumental history. Tony Bacon is co-author of the award-winning Steve Howe Guitar Collection as well as The Ultimate Guitar Book. 200 color photos.

Rock Hardware 1996, Miller Freeman Books, London, England

ISBN-13: 9780879304287

British edition

Trade paperback

Rock Hardware 1988, Random House Value Publishing, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780517545218