the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ, Frontman for the band RUSH, Geddy Lee, will sign his new book: Geddy Lee’s Big Beautiful Book of Bass. December 18, 2018 at 5 PM – 6 PM.
This event is for people in attendance ONLY!! No orders will be taken for people who can not attend.
Rules for signing:
Book Signing Only for People Attending the Event In Person.
No Books Will be Shipped
Maximum of 5 books per person
Every Customer must buy at least one Book for Entry
Only Books bought from Bookends allowed into the store
Personalizations, dedications, the signing of memorabilia and posed photography at the table are prohibited.
Candid photographs are allowed from the line.
Books must be purchased online ONLY
No Phone Orders or ordering in person. No Refunds for customers who choose to not attend the event.
IMPORTANT: Books NOT PICKED UP, will NOT BE SIGNED.
Check-In at our Front Counter to pick -up your wristband and THEN JOIN THE LINE!
About the BIG BEAUTIFUL BOOK OF BASS:
(Large 408 pages Coffee Table Book Size 11.5 X 11.5)
Geddy Lee’s love of the bass has been nurtured over a lifetime spent in the limelight as one of the worlds premier rock bassists. For the past seven years, he’s dedicated himself to studying the history of the instrument thats been so essential to his career, collecting hundreds of basses from around the globe, 250 of which are presented here in breathtaking detail with specially commissioned photography by Richard Sibbald.
The book also features interviews with John Paul Jones (Led Zeppelin); Adam Clayton (U2); Robert Trujillo (Metallica); Jeff Tweedy (Wilco); Bill Wyman (The Rolling Stones); Les Claypool (Primus); Bob Daisley (Rainbow); Fender expert and owner of the legendary Gibson Explorer, Bass Ken Collins; veteran guitar tech for The Who, Alan Rogan; plus comments from many other great players across three decades of rock and roll.
Written in Geddy’s singular voice, this book reveals the stories, songs, and history behind the instruments of his inimitable collection. Complete with an index and a graphically designed timeline of the history of the bass, as well as an up-close look at Geddys basses on Rush’s final R40 Tour, his stage and recording gear from 1968 to 2017, and forewords by author and respected vintage expert, Terry Foster, and Rush band member, Alex Lifeson, Geddy Lee’s Big Book of Beautiful Bass is the ultimate compendium for the consummate collector, musician, Rush fan, and anyone who loves the bass guitar.