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Musical Guide to In The Court Of The Crimson King by King Crimson
By Andrew Keeling
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,800. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson. This guide takes you through all the complexities of the music, stripping away layer after layer to reveal the inner workings of the exquisite machinery of harmony, counterpoint and rhythm that, seemingly so effortlessly, go together to make: "In The Court Of The Crimson King".
Britain's Best: Ronnie Mayor
By Chandra Jayne
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A music review of Ronnie Mayor’s debut CD “A Singersong A Rotator,” unforgettable and haunting, an offering of soulful love songs expressing the richest depth of feeling, interspersed with high-energy rock tunes. The album is, in essence, a collection of finely wrought love songs and a positive expression of the “human condition” across many relationships throughout one’s life.
Musical Guide to Larks' Tongues In Aspic by King Crimson
By Andrew Keeling
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson This is a scholastic yet accessible work. that takes you through all the complexities of the music, stripping away layer after layer to reveal the inner workings of the exquisite machinery of harmony, counterpoint and rhythm that go together to make: "Larks Tongues In Aspic"
Musical Guide to In The Wake of Poseidon by King Crimson and McDonald and Giles by McDonald and Giles
By Andrew Keeling
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,720. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson. This guide takes you through all the complexities of the music, stripping away layer after layer to reveal the inner workings of the exquisite machinery of harmony, counterpoint and rhythm that, seemingly so effortlessly, go together to make: "In The Wake Of Poseidon".
Who Wrote The Book Of Love - Music Trivia (Beatles, Elvis & More)
By Melody Rose
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Music Trivia Questions and Answers of the '50's, '60's and '70's. Interesting facts about your favorite pop rock artists, songs and record men including The Beatles and manager Brian Epstein, Lou Christie, Four Tops, Elvis, Sam Phillips and Sun Studio, Herman's Hermits, Sly and Family Stone and more. Take a trip down memory lane with photos, lyrics and more to stimulate the gray matter.
Bad Girls And The Musicians Who Loved Them
By TMS
Price: Free! Words: 1,850. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Bad Girls And The Musicians Who Loved Them is a book of poetry that gets its inspiration from the classic rock and roll lifestyle.Drawing ambiance from the likes of Nirvana, The Doors, Jimmy Hendrix,the Brit rock lifestyle and other concepts and theories, to bring forth a poetic montage of the bright, dark,quiet and light, moments, experienced by the artists who reigned as th gods of rock and roll
Bryan Adams: A Fretted Biography - The First Six Albums
By Mark Duffett
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This detailed but accessible biography explores the meteoric recording career of Bryan Adams and his first six albums. Based on the book, of the same name that was first published in 1994, this lightly updated edition explores Adams’ early meteoric recording career, ‘ordinary guy’ persona, and unfolding political commitment.
Read Write [Hand]: A multi-disciplinary Nick Cave reader
By Silkworms Ink Anthologies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,940. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011 by Silkworms Ink. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Read Write [Hand]: A multi-disciplinary Nick Cave reader is a provocative new e-collection of illustrated essays, accompanied by illustrative online mixtapes, which interrogates Nick Cave’s literary undertones and emphases, false-starts and fixations, achievements and overall credentials.
A Voice Louder than Rock & Roll
By Caleb Quaye
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010 by Vision Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Caleb Quaye, perhaps the greatest rock guitarist of the British Invasion, worked with many of the best known rockers of his era, including Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, Pete Townshend, Lou Reed, Hall & Oates, and Elton John. During that time he thought he had what mattered most in life -- fame, women, money, drugs -- but it wasn't until he encountered Jesus Christ that he realized how wrong he was.
Stopping Led Zeppelin: How I Saved Rock and Roll
By John Mendelssohn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011 by Fetish Deluxe eBooks. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
In 1969. a new British band with an oddly self-effacing name were poised to become international sensations...at least until a brave Los Angeles college student, armed only with an electric typewriter and a love of melody, stopped them in their tracks!
A Brief History Of Pink Floyd
By Andrew Means
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,620. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Pink Floyd’s rock music legacy is second to none. This account traces the group’s career from “See Emily Play” and other quirky mid ’60s compositions by initial singer Syd Barrett to their defining albums of the ’70s, The Dark Side Of The Moon and The Wall, and their swan song in the ’90s. Over four decades Pink Floyd made a distinctive and influential contribution to their times.
Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of my Life
By Mike Morsch
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,400. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Everyone has a soundtrack to their life. But how many people get to talk to the artists who make up their soundtrack? “Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of My Life” is just such a story.
Original Sin
By Sarah Chastain
Price: Free! Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A short collection of lyrics for songs which includes some of my best work such as Original Sin, Rhymin' Curse, 8 Deadly Fates and many more. Some of these are song hopefuls that have no music written for them, and will be done under the pseudonym Prix St. George. Enjoy!
Rock and Hard Places: Travels to Backstages, Frontlines and Assorted Sideshows
By Andrew Mueller
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 137,420. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Foruli Classics. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
In 'Rock & Hard Places', a collection of Mueller’s best journalism from the early '90s to the present, he travels to Lebanon with the Prodigy, comes to America with Radiohead, and roams all over the place with U2. He ventures to Bosnia during the war, sees Def Leppard play in a cave in Morocco and attempts to ask the Taliban what they think they’re up to. He’s funny. Occasionally he makes a point.
The Concise Musical Guide to King Crimson and Robert Fripp (1969 - 1984)
By Andrew Keeling
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,000. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This Musical Guide sets the musical innovations of Robert Fripp and King Crimson within the wider artistic and cultural landscape tied together through the author's relation to both.
How To Start a Rock Band - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Starting a Rock Band
By HowExpert Press
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
- Learn choose the genre and search for band members. - Learn how to choose instrument sound and equipment. - How to start searching for a place for your band rehearsals. - Learn more about distortion of side effects. - Get tips on steps to popularity and fame. - Be able to organize and start rehearsals. - Get tips on how to hold your first performance
The Forest for the Poe(Trees)
By Sarah Chastain
Price: Free! Words: 1,580. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Forest for the Poe(trees) is a collection of song hopefuls
The Doors Examined
By Jim Cherry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,480. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Bennion Kearny. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The Doors Examined examines The Doors and the band's members. It is comprised of selected acclaimed and original articles from The Doors Examiner and serves up content that assesses The Doors' seminal albums, how the group’s music has influenced other artists, and key people in the band’s history; people like Jim Morrison, Jac Holzman, Paul Rothchild, Bruce Botnick, and Pam Courson.
Cheese Chronicles: The True Story of a Rock 'N' Roll Band You've Never Heard Of
By Tommy Womack
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,350. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Teresa Medeiros. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
In 1985 Tommy Womack and three other guys formed a band called Government Cheese and hitched their sled to the rock and roll dream. Everything they packed for the trip—relationships, standards, their future—will get tossed or bounced off somewhere. They will know they could stop at any time, just by letting go of the dream. Under no circumstances whatsoever will they let go of the dream.
The Beatles and Vedic Astrology
By Dean Dominic De Lucia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology
"The Beatles and Vedic Astrology" presents an astrological personality profile on all the Beatles, as well as a chronological correspondence of life events to the planetary periods and chart indications. This is a must have proof for those interested in Vedic Astrology. Rarely do we have the chance to see how the star's alignment can influence our futures on a group that defined a generation.