M-Audio Guide for the Recording Guitarist is a complete how-to that explains what equipment the recording guitarist should use, how to use it, and much more. Specifically geared toward guitarists, this book explains how to work with the M-Audio hardware and software that's been designed to help guitarists join the computer-recording revolution. And as the leading provider of creative tools for musicians and audio professionals, M-Audio knows home recording better than anyone else. The equipment is covered in-depth, including recording interfaces for computers, guitars, microphones, MIDI controllers, and speakers. This book explains everything from purchasing and setting up the equipment to making and optimizing all connections and recording songs. This is the only guide a guitarist needs to create high-quality recordings in a home studio.