Jeff Beck’s high-end coffee table book, Beck 01, and autobiography is a tour along the many tributaries of rock and roll. The heavy tome contains high definition pictures and passages regarding his passion for vintage hot rods, guitars, and music spanning more than 50 years. If you’re a Jeff Beck fan, it’s a must have. Get a deeper look and understanding of the genius behind “Cause We Ended as Lovers” and “Scatterbrain”. With references to Rod Stewart, Eric Clapton, and Jimmy Page, find out what really happened in the early Yardbird days. Next, explore Jeff’s love of the blues and his ability with moving music forward. In addition, learn about his fascination with machines, ranging from his guitars and amps to his hot rods.

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