Strings of Memories
Strings of Memories tells the hidden story of the Golden Age of Hollywood Recording Studio Guitarists. All told, the book provides the reader, not only valuable insight into the actual mechanics of the recording process, but also the names, places, events, and musical milestones that played a significant role in the evolution of American popular music. This book is a must-read for guitar aficionados, as well as anyone interested in the history of recorded music.
Jim LaDiana is a musician, writer and educator residing in Southern California. His articles and reviews have appeared in guitar publications such as Vintage Guitar and Just Jazz Guitar magazines, and on the Internet. Although he tends to gravitate toward jazz players, Jim strives to spend time with others who cause his inner chord to resonate. He also teaches children with intellectual and developmental disabilities, combining unyielding compassion and enthusiasm with an animated, hands-on approach.