Contemporary Rock Styles breaks down rock music into 15 of the most important sub-groups. You will also get an insight into the constant cross-fertilization of styles that make rock 'n' roll a rich and exciting musical genre.
This instructional book for bass guitarists contains historical references and background, useful information and explanations about the styles, notated musical examples of each approach, detailed points about "feel," important performance tips, extensive discographies and bibliographies, biographies of each author, and demonstration performances and play-along tracks on the accompaniment CD.
The material in The Collective Contemporary Styles Series represents many years of work on the part of many talented faculty members, who have had the experience of playing and teaching these styles to literally thousands of young musicians over the last thirty years. This series is the fruit of their labor and talent with the information presented in a manner that is easy to grasp.