The Marshall Bluesbreaker
The Story of Marshall's First Combo
By John R. Wiley, foreword by Jim Marshall
Item: 84-193612002X
UPC: 852187429798
ISBN 10: 193612002X
ISBN 13: 9781936120024
PRICE: $29.95
Series: Blue Book
Category: Guitar Reference
Format: Book
Instrument: Guitar
For the first time, the complete story of Marshall's first ever combo amplifier, nicknamed the Bluesbreaker, is told here in The Marshall Bluesbreaker -- The Story of Marshall's First Combo. Highlights include: The entire history of the Bluesbreaker including the development of the JTM45 and how Eric Clapton requested the first Marshall combo amplifier; a complete listing of all the Bluesbreaker components; a guide section listing year-by-year specifications and changes to the Bluesbreaker including reissues and limited editions; listings and specifications on modern builders who offer replica and clone amplifiers based on the Bluesbreaker and Mini Bluesbreaker designs; a 16-page color section featuring original and reissue Bluesbreakers, Mini Bluesbreakers, and Bluesbreaker components; and a step-by-step guide on converting a stock Marshall Bluesbreaker Reissue into a Clapton-spec Bluesbreaker