Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Book Review: 'Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar' by Brad Tolinski and Alan di Perna

Review: 'Play it Loud' by Brad Tolinski and Alandi PErna

"Play It Loud" by Brad Tolinski and Alan di Perna; Doubleday (379 pages, $26.95) ——— The scream of the electric guitar was the dominant soundtrack of the 20th century. First developed to provide louder rhythm backup for big bands of the Swing Era, the electric guitar then killed the big bands, feasted on their corpses and…