Los Angeles, CA — May 2011 - Alfred Music Publishing, the official music publisher of thousands of popular artists, has released Foo Fighters: The Colour and the Shape, a guitar TAB songbook of the band’s best-selling album.
Foo Fighters: The Colour and the Shape is the album-matching TAB folio to Foo Fighters classic, Platinum-selling album. All songs are fully transcribed in notation and TAB, with chords and lyrics. This folio features many of Foo Fighters most popular songs including “My Hero,” “Walking After You,” “Everlong,” and the Grammy®-nominated “Best Rock Performance” song, “Monkey Wrench.” Perfect for the guitarist who seeks the authentic TAB to the Grammy-nominated album, the Foo Fighters: The Colour and the Shape TAB songbook is also a must-have for rock enthusiasts.
Blending melodic elements with harder sounds, The Foo Fighters developed as one of the leading rock bands since their debut in 1995, when former Nirvana drummer Dave Grohl formed the group. With seven studio albums, one live album, and two compilation albums, they have sold over 90 million copies year-to-date. This Multi-Platinum and Grammy award-winning band is currently on tour for their latest album, Wasting Light.
As part of Alfred’s ongoing commitment to improving the environment, this songbook is printed on 100% recycled paper stock.
Foo Fighters: The Colour and the Shape (00-37492) is now available for $19.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com/guitar.
Titles: Doll * Monkey Wrench * Hey, Johnny Park! * My Poor Brain * Wind Up * Up in Arms * My Hero * See You * Enough Space * February Stars * Everlong * Walking After Y* New Way Home.
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Alfred Music Publishing is the world’s largest educational music publisher. Alfred produces educational, reference, pop and performance materials for teachers, students, professionals, and hobbyists spanning every musical instrument, style and difficulty level. Alfred’s home office is located in Los Angeles, with domestic offices in Miami and New York as well as offices around the world including Australia, Germany, Singapore and the United Kingdom.
Since 1922, Alfred Music Publishing has been dedicated to helping people learn, teach, and play music. Alfred currently has over 90,000 active titles. Alfred represents a wide range of well-known publications—from methods like Alfred’s Basic Guitar, Alfred’s Basic Piano Library, Premier Piano Course, Sound Innovations, and Suzuki, to artists like Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Bruce Springsteen, Van Halen, Green Day, Michael Jackson, Sheryl Crow, Eagles, Cole Porter, and George and Ira Gershwin, to brands like Star Wars, Harry Potter, Lord of the Rings, Rolling Stone Magazine, and Billboard.
In addition to its own titles, Alfred distributes products from over 50 companies, including Belwin, Daisy Rock Girl Guitars, Dover Publications, DW Drums, Faber Music, Highland/Etling, Kalmus, National Guitar Workshop, Penguin, TASCAM, Ultimate Support, and WEA.