Guitar Picks of Rock & Roll 2

The Deluxe Edition

by Brian Bouchard


Book Details


• YOUR ONLY SOURCE for the most complete listing of celebrity guitar picks from the classic rock era – for the beginner to the most seasoned collector. Rock & Roll memorabilia dealers and guitar pick collectors alike will find this guide invaluable.

• OVER 3000 GUITAR PICKS identified from the 1960s to 1990 with NEARLY 5000 FABULOUS PHOTOS. I guarantee that you have not seen all the picks highlighted in this book. Many of the rarest guitar picks appearing in print for the very first time.

• SPECIAL SECTIONS throughout the book, including Determining Guitar Pick Values and Insuring Your Collection, Counterfeit Guitar Picks, as well as Displaying, Storing & Caring for Your Picks.

• THE MOST COMPLETE INFORMATION of artist guitar picks, including the bands and the guitarists that used them. Also identified are many of the tours and years in which these picks were used. This information has been gathered over several decades via numerous discussions with the most knowledgeable collectors and fans. Every effort has been made to verify this information from the most reliable sources, including from the guitarists and their guitar techs themselves, whenever possible.


About the Author

Brian Bouchard

Brian J. Bouchard is a retired twenty-year U.S. Army Veteran. He has worked in the Military Intelligence field as an Arabic linguist, language instructor, Senior Drill Sergeant, as well as a First Sergeant. Brian also served as the acting Command Sergeant Major for the Joint Intelligence and Debriefing Center at Abu Ghraib Prison, Iraq. At the end of that year-long deployment, 2005–2006, he was awarded the Bronze Star Medal and Combat Action Medal for meritorious service while in combat. Brian has also provided linguistic support to various government agencies, during his military career. Brian began collecting guitar picks over thirty years ago and goes by the moniker Pick-Hunter on eBay and Facebook. He now resides in Maryland with his wife Kerri and their two children, Bree and Danny.