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Doug has been a guitar tech to the Black Crowes, kd Lang, the Dixie Chicks, the B-52s, Paul Simon, Goo Goo Dolls, Counting Crows, Peter Gabriel, and many other stars.


He's seen it all, and knows what to do when it comes to keeping guitars and amps healthy.  In this book, he reveals his trade secrets, so that anyone with some mechanical ability can maintain their own gear.





Doug redler

 D-I-Y Guitar Repair & Maintenance

Dave rubin

Dave is a blues guitarist, teacher and author of 80 blues and classic rock instructional guitar books for the Hal Leonard Corporation featuring historical research and gear info. He was the 2005 Blues Foundation "Keeping the Blues Alive" award winner in Journalism.