This is the second edition of a work originally published in 1997 (Schirmer). At least a thousand songs have been added and a thousand eliminated to keep the selective nature of the 7500 figure intact.
Bruce gives an overview of the book:
I am the author of ten books on music and three YA novels, former editor of the first 100 issues of the magazine GUITAR for the Practicing Musician and the producer of about 100 compilations at BMG and Sony BMG Music. Due out in September: By the Time We Got to Woodstock: The...