2 Minutes to Midnight: An Iron Maiden Day-by-Day (Hardcover)

Iron Maiden

A fresh form of band biography, examining myriad events in Iron Maiden's history in a detailed timeline form.  Click product for more info!

  • Price: $39.99

Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust, by Ken Scott

Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust

First-hand account of the making of some of the biggest hits music history from one of the preeminent recording engineers of the 20th century (click product for full description).

  • Price: $24.99

Audio Recording Basic Training (Book/DVD-ROM)

Audio Recording Basic Training: The Hands-On Survival Manual for Musicians

If you're new to recording or your recordings aren't as good as you'd like, Audio Recording Basic Training is here to help. Click product for complete description.

  • Price: $29.99

All About Bass, by Chad Johnson (Book/CD)

All About Bass, by Chad Johnson (Book/CD)

This fun-filled, easy-to-use guide includes: an introduction to bass, step-by-step music reading instruction, how to play by ear and improvise, performing tips and a CD with over 90 tracks for demo and play-along. Over 40 popular songs (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

American Basses: An Illustrated History & Player's Guide

American Basses: An Illustrated History & Player's Guide

The first comprehensive book on American-made electric and acoustic bass guitars. Includes how-to tips from top builders and designers (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $29.95

Bass Guitar for Dummies, by Patrick Pfeiffer (Book/CD)

Bass Guitar for Dummies, by Patrick Pfeiffer (Book/CD)

This instrumental guide offers expert advice on everything from choosing your bass to playing basic scales to improvising lead solos. You'll discover how to tune your bass and keep it in great shape, and much more. Companion CD (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $24.99

The Bass Handbook, by Adrian Ashton (updated & expanded edition)

Adrian Ashton, The Bass Handbook

Foreword by the Zeppelin bassist John Paul Jones, the book explores the history of the electric bass and its key makers, as well as recommendations for listening, reading, viewing and researching online.

  • Price: $29.99

Bass Line Encyclopedia, by Tim Ferguson

Bass Line Encyclopedia, by Tim Ferguson

Over 100 bass lines, including Chicago blues, Texas blues, surf, doo wop, heavy metal, punk, funk, bebop, modal jazz, reggae, bossa nova, samba, bluegrass, Texas swing, and many more. An indispensable reference guide that every bassist should have (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $16.99

The Bass Player Book, by Karl Coryat

The Bass Player Book, by Karl Coryat

This handbook details the ins and outs of basses and equipment. Seminal interviews with great bassists include Jeff Berlin, Stanley Clarke, John Patitucci, Bill Wyman, and many others (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $22.95

Bryan Beller: Mastering Tone and Versatility (DVD)

Bryan Beller: Mastering Tone and Versatility (DVD)

Extreme bass player Bryan Beller explores how he combines tone, technique, and artistry to play some of the most demanding music in the industry (click product for complete description).

  • Price: $29.99

BLACK SABBATH FAQ All That's Left to Know ...

BLACK SABBATH FAQ All That's Left to Know ...

Unlike any Sabbath book thus far, Black Sabbath FAQ digs deep into quirks, obscure anecdotes, and burning questions surrounding the Sabs. A must-have for fans. (Click on image for complete description)

  • Price: $19.99

Behind the Player: Blasko (DVD)

Behind the Player: Blasko (DVD)

Experience Blasko's intimate behind-the-scenes look at his life as a professional musician—including rare photos and video footage.  Click on product for full description.

  • Price: $9.99

Brave New Bass by Chris Jisi

Brave New Bass by Chris Jisi

An in-depth look at 30 visionary players in styles ranging from pop and rock to world music and jazz. Players include Marcus Miller, Flea, Will Lee, Tony Levin, Jeff Berlin, Les Claypool, Christian McBride and many others (click on product for full description).

  • Price: $24.95

Jack Bruce: Composing Himself

Jack Bruce: Composing Himself

Jack Bruce co-wrote and sang many major '60s hits, but his life has been troubled by heroin addiction, management rip-offs, and a failed liver transplant, all of which he speaks about frankly in this book (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

TO LIVE IS TO DIE The Life and Death of Metallica's Cliff Burton

TO LIVE IS TO DIE The Life and Death of Metallica's Cliff Burton

Author Joel McIver covers Cliff Burton's extraordinary influence on one of the biggest recording acts in American history. Though Burton's life was short, his impact was profound (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Music Business

The Complete Idiot's Guide to the Music Business

This book is written for the musician who needs to learn the business, as well the businessperson entering the music industry. Covers all the key business topics and reveals the wealth of job opportunities in the industry (Click on product for complete description).

  • Price: $19.95

Electric Guitars and Basses, by George Gruhn & Walter Carter

Electric Guitars and Basses, by George Gruhn & Walter Carter

Electric Guitars and Basses tells the full story of the electric guitar, from the earliest “lap steels” through the “Spanish-neck” and solid bodies. All classic and historically important models displayed and discussed (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $24.99

John Entwistle: Thunderfingers (DVD)

John Entwistle: Thunderfingers (DVD)

Legendary bass player John Entwistle is featured in this DVD in a personal and in-depth interview, his last interview before his death. It captures his charisma, humor and passion for his unique style of playing (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

The Fender Bass: An Illustrated History

The Fender Bass: An Illustrated History

Using hundreds of photographs, this book chronicles the evolution of the Fender bass, providing background, history and highly researched facts (Click on product for complete description).

  • Price: $24.95

The Fender Bass Handbook, by Paul Balmer (Hardcover book)

The Fender Bass Handbook, by Paul Balmer (Hardcover book)

How to Buy, Maintain, Set Up, Troubleshoot and Modify Your Bass. In glorious full color throughout, this deluxe hardcover features 600+ photos and expert advice on choosing a bass, with detailed model histories (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $25.00

Fender Precision Bass: 1951-1954, by Detlef Schmidt

Fender Precision Bass: 1951-1954, by Detlef Schmidt

This book takes a look at the history of the Fender Precision Bass and some of its most famous players. Includes many historical photos, detail shots and anecdotes. A must-have for every bass player, enthusiast or collector (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $35.00

Bass Player Presents the Fretless Bass, by Chris Jisi

Bass Player Presents the Fretless Bass, by Chris Jisi

This book collects the very best interviews, lessons, and gear and maintenance guides with insight from over 25 masters, including Tony Levin, Marcus Miller, Gary Willis, Jimmy Haslip and Percy Jones (click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

The Funky Bass Book, by Bill Leigh

The Funky Bass Book, by Bill Leigh

The ultimate collection of funked-up wisdom and inspiration from Larry Graham, Anthony Jackson, Chuck Rainey, Bootsy Collins, Stanley Clarke, Victor Wooten, Meshell Ndegeocello and Andrew Gouche (Click on product for complete description).

  • Price: $14.99

The Grateful Dead FAQ (Softcover)

The Grateful Dead FAQ (Softcover)

In Grateful Dead FAQ, Tony Sclafani examines the band's impact and influence on rock music and pop culture. A must-have for both Deadheads and casual fans. Click image for more info!

  • Price: $24.99

Höfner – The Complete Violin Bass Story

Hofner bass, Beatle bass

The Höfner Violin Bass Guitar is one of the most instantly recognizable musical instruments ever made. This book is a must-have book for all collectors.  Click on image for complete description!

  • Price: $34.99

Höfner Violin Beatle Bass - 2011 Edition, by Joe Dunn

Höfner Violin Beatle Bass - 2011 Edition, by Joe Dunn

Fascinating story all Beatle fans will enjoy. Updated edition features updated hardcover format, new McCartney photos and much more (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $17.95

Home Recording for Musicians for Dummies, by Jeff Strong

Home Recording for Musicians for Dummies

This book will show you how to set up a home studio, record and edit your music, master it and even distribute your songs. A must for today's musicians! (Click on product for complete description.)

  • Price: $24.99

How the Fender Bass Changed the World, by Jim Roberts

How the Fender Bass Changed the World, by Jim Roberts

This book by the founding editor and former publisher of Bass Player magazine celebrates the history of Fender's Precision Bass and illuminates the full scope of its profound impact on music and society. Loaded with photos (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $27.95

Glenn Hughes: The Autobiography

Glenn Hughes: The Autobiography

Vocalist/bassist/songwriter Glenn Hughes' compelling story from Deep Purple to Black Country Communion.  Click on product for full description.

  • Price: $19.95

In the Studio with Michael Jackson

In the Studio with Michael Jackson

This book chronicles of the details of creating Michael Jackson's biggest-selling albums, including Bad, Dangerous, and HIStory. Over 100 photos (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $24.95

Jim Marshall - The Father of Loud

Jim Marshall - The Father of Loud

This first-ever biography tells the story of Jim Marshall, founder of Marshall Amplification and creator of amplifiers that have defined the sound of rock.  Click on product for complete description.

  • Price: $29.95

Metallica: The Thrash Stash (Hardcover)

Metallica: The Thrash Stash (Hardcover)

Metallica: The Thrash Stash takes you along on the wild, wild ride that was the evolution of the hugely successful band. Click image for complete description!

  • Price: $45.00

Charles Mingus: More Than A Fake Book

Charles Mingus: More Than A Fake Book

This incredible collection explores Mingus' background and prestigious career. The stories behind each song are given and accompanied by notes on how Mingus played the piece (click on product for complete description).

  • Price: $19.95

Jaco Pastorius Bass Method (Book/CD)

Jaco Pastorius Bass Method (Book/CD)

Lessons, Tips, and Techniques from His Private Teaching Archives. Now for the first time, one of Jaco's private students, Ray Peterson, imparts the wisdom gained from 1-on-1 lessons with the bass genius himself (Click product for description).

  • Price: $22.99

Jaco: The Extraordinary & Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius (Bk/CD)

Jaco: The Extraordinary & Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius (Bk/CD)

This special anniversary edition features new interviews with Jaco's childhood friends, prominent bass players of Jaco's era and contains new, never-before-seen photos acquired from the Pastorius estate (Click on product for complete description).

  • Price: $19.95

Led Zeppelin FAQ

Led Zeppelin FAQ

Led Zeppelin FAQ:  All That's Left to Know About the Greatest Hard Rock Band of All Time.  Click on product for full description.

  • Price: $19.99

Q on Producing - The Qunicy Jones Legacy Series (Hardcover book)

Q on Producing - The Qunicy Jones Legacy Series (Hardcover book)

Essential reading for aspiring producers and artists everywhere, Q on Producing presents the master's approach to making music (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $34.95

The Rickenbacker Electric Bass: 50 Years as Rock's Bottom

History of the Rickenbacker bass guitar

The first book to trace the history of the iconic Rickenbacker guitar, from its protoypes through its explosion of popularity.  Click product for full descriptionl

  • Price: $24.99

Rush: The Illustrated History, by Martin Popoff (Hardcover)

History of rock band Rush

A chronological overview history written by noted music scribe and Rush authority Martin Popoff spans the band's entire career from 1968 to today. Click product for complete description.

  • Price: $35.00

Billy Sheehan: IMHO (In My Humble Opinion) DVD

Billy Sheehan: IMHO (In My Humble Opinion) DVD

Features a tour of Billy's home and a private look into his technique, licks, historic instruments, personal philosophy and more (click on product for full description).

  • Price: $29.95

Standing in the Shadows of Motown (Book/CD)

Standing in the Shadows of Motown (Book/CD)

Book/CD. The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James Jamerson. Transcribed scores, rare photos and a CD with two hours of all-star performances. This collection is an absolute must-have! (Click on product for full description)

  • Price: $35.00

Studio Bass Masters, by Keith Rosier (Book/CD)

Studio Bass Masters, by Keith Rosier (Book/CD)

A variety of eleven of today's greatest studio bassists, including Lee Sklar, Nathan East and Dave Pomeroy, openly discuss their recording experiences, techniques and more and offer actual basslines (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

The Studio Musician's Handbook, by Owsinski & Ill (Book/DVD)

The Studio Musician's Handbook, by Owsinski & Ill (Book/DVD)

Bobby Owsinski and Paul Ill reveal the inner workings of a major Hollywood recording session. You'll learn the ins and outs of the studio scene plus session musician guides and interviews with famous and influential session players (Clickon product for full description).

  • Price: $34.99

Roger Waters: The Man Behind the Wall (Hardcover)

Roger Waters: The Man Behind the Wall (Hardcover)

Roger Waters: The Man Behind the Wall is the first full biography of the author of The Dark Side of the Moon, Wish You Were Here, and, of course, The Wall. Click image for complete description!

  • Price: $27.99

Way Down: Playing Bass with Elvis, Dylan, the Doors & More

Way Down: Playing Bass with Elvis, Dylan, the Doors & More

Bassist Jerry Scheff takes us onto Elvis's private jet, on tour with Bob Dylan, and into the studio with the Doors. A must-have for true music craftsmen and music junkies in general. (Click on product for complete description.)

  • Price: $19.99

The Working Bassist's Tool Kit (Book/CD)

The Working Bassist's Tool Kit (Book/CD)

Topics include time and groove, chord charts, ear training, doubling, thumb technique, keeping time, faking tunes and much more. Includes lots of musical examples and exercises, both in the book and on the play-along CD (Click on product for full description).

  • Price: $19.95

Victor Wooten, "The Music Lesson"

Victor Wooten, "The Music Lesson"

Story of a struggling young musician who wanted music to be his life and who wanted his life to be great. (Click on product for complete description)

  • Price: $14.99

Victor Wooten, "The Music Lesson" (Audio Version) 7 CDs

Victor Wooten, "The Music Lesson" (Audio Version) 7 CDs

By Grammy-winning musical icon and legendary bassist Victor Wooten, The Music Lesson is an inspiring parable of music, life, and the difference between playing all the right notes and feeling them (Click on product for complete description).

  • Price: $29.99