The Red Special guitar was built by Brian May and his father in 1963. Brian subsequently used it on every Queen and solo album that he recorded and at the vast majority of his live performances. It is a unique guitar with unique sound, and Brian's millions of fans will be overjoyed to see it inside and out in this great book.
Every aspect of the Red Special is examined, from Brian's talking about his original idea in the early 1960s to playing it on the top of Buckingham Palace. The guitar will be fully dismantled and photographed inside and out just for this book, and Brian will be commenting on it all. This, alongside photographs of Brian and the guitar in action from the last 40 years, and photographs of every stage of the Red Special's creation, show off this utterly unique guitar as never before. Any fan of Queen, Brian, or electric guitars will find this book utterly fascinating. There's never been a guitar like the Red Special and it deserves a unique book to show it off to the max!