(Reference). This 256-page soft-cover book gives a complete and illustrated history of the development of Rickenbacker instruments from 1931 to the present. Rickenbacker is the only book of its kind to chronicle the history of the company who in 1931 introduced electric instruments to the world. The book provides information and full-color photos of the many artists who have used and are using Rickenbacker instruments. Rickenbacker collectors will find this book invaluable as it contains recently discovered accurate facts previously unavailable to researchers.Uriah Heep bassist Trevor Bolder in 1978 with a 1970s style 4001 bass. ... One 1971 special order bass had a white finish, a bound head, and a special pickguard. ... Rickenbackera#39; s double truss rod adjustment nuts on a mid 1970s bass.
|Title||:||The History of Rickenbacker Guitars|
|Author||:||Richard R. Smith|
|Publisher||:||Centerstream Publications - 1987|