Musiker / Gitarre & Bass


Gitarre & Bass is a monthly magazine for guitarists and bassists, founded in March 1986 under the title Musiker. Since August 1989 the magazine titled Gitarre & Bass, with the subtitle Das Musiker-Fachmagazin (The musicians' trade magazine).

1987 September

No. 9


Duo Infernal - Steve Vai & Billy Sheehan
By Dieter Roesberg, pp 16-18, 20, 22-25

1988 July

No. 7


Frank Zappa
By Teddy Hoersch, pp 20-24

Automatic translation: Unmistakable: Frank Zappa. There he stands, directing his frighteningly perfect eleven-man combo, chain-smoking nonchalantly and occasionally picking up the Stratocaster for his solo excursions. The trained bourgeois fright, whose toilet poster once hung on every toilet locus and whose early works on general studiesbelonged to every enlightened contemporary, always cultivated the role of the serious musician. As a guitarist, bandleader, arranger and composer, Zappa changed the face of rock music like no other. (read more)



1991 July

No. 7


Dweezil Zappa
By Alan Di Perna, pp 26-27

Interview translated from Guitar Player.



1993 May

No. 5


Der Gitarrist Dweezil Zappa
By Lothar Trampert, pp 28-31



1993 August

No. 8


Vai! Steve Vai auf dem Mittelweg
By Lothar Trampert, pp 18-20, 22-29

1994 February

No. 2


Frank Zappa 1940 - 1993
By Gabi Lang, pp 52-53



1996 January

No. 1


Mike Keneally
By Lothar Tampert, pp 30-32, 34-40

2001 April

No. 4


Dweezil Zappa: Wachter wahrer Werte
By Stefan Woldach, pp 50-52



2001 December

No. 12


Mike Keneally: Der etwas andere Gitarrist
By Stefan Woldach, pp 46-48



2003 December

No. 12


Rock Classic: Frank Zappa
By Stefan Woldach, pp 154-157

Play Zappa
By Wolfgang Kehle, pp 157-159

Bass Masterclass: Scott Thunes
By Markus Setzer, pp 184-185

2005 January

No. 1


Frank Zappa: The Beat Goes On
By Stefan Woldach, pp 150-154

2005 November

No. 11


Zappa Plays Zappa - Tour De Frank
By Niki Kamila, pp 60-62, 64



2009 December

No. 12


Dweezil Zappa: Zappa Plays Zappa
By Matthias Mineur, pp 48-50, 52, 54, 56

2013 December

No. 12


Great Googly Moogly: Phantom Guitars Zappa Phoenix SG Replica
By Franz Holtmann, pp 102-104



2014 November

No. 11


Bandleader, Guitarrist, Legende: Frank Zappa
By Marian Menge, pp 48-50, 52-53

Frank Zappa: Dirty Love
By Wolfgang Kehle, pp 154-156

Source: Vitaly Zaremba 


2020 August

No. 8


Frank Zappa: The Mothers 1970
By Lothar Trampert, p 20