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Rock & Roll Music IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
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Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 21. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Test your Rock & Roll IQ! See if you if you can "make the charts," "achieve a gold record," or maybe even earn "an induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame" as you enjoy this ultimate test of true Rock & Roll fandom! With 200 questions and 800 possible answers it has everything from greasers to grungers and vinyl to video.
Song of the Day, Volume I
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A music uber-fan takes you through 1,000 of his favorite songs, most of which no one has ever heard of. Rock, pop, folk, punk, metal, classical, Latin, experimental ... no genre was safe. Perfect for the music fanatic in your life!
Bob Geldof: The Joe Jackson Interviews Plus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Live Aid mastermind Bob Geldof once told his fellow Irishman and journalist Joe Jackson he would never update his 1986 autobiography 'Is That It.' Joe Jackson now suggests that "in ways the two interviews, each roughly 10,000 words long, and two thirds of which has never been previously published, from 1989 and 2001, that make up my book about Bob are, in ways an update of his autobiography.
Bad Girls And The Musicians Who Loved Them
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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
Permission To Rock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,520. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Permission To Rock is a collection of more than thirty interviews with selected classic rock, heavy metal and prog rock bands and artists. These include such well known names as Glenn Hughes, Geoff Downes of Asia and Yes, Saxon's Biff Byford, Thunder, Martin Turner of Wishbone Ash, Ken Hensley, E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren and Fish discussing both his solo career and work with Marillion.
Elvis Presley : The Life, Loves and Tragedy of the King of Rock ‘n Roll
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Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Five Star Books. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Discover the shocking secrets of rock ‘n roll’s greatest legend. Elvis Presley is still one of the biggest stars the world has ever known, and this book reveals the inside story of his meteoric rise to fame and stardom, From the devious manipulations of his controlling manager, to the string of women who lived through his sad decline, this book tells you everything about the King of Rock and Roll.
High Life
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A true account of three rockers having a high time on the road. The High Life, a rock trio, tours the rough and tough northern mining and logging towns in the Canadian provinces of British Columbia and Alberta. But what do the boys do when the gigs run out? When they have no work, no home, no bath, and no bed?
Rock and Hard Places: Travels to Backstages, Frontlines and Assorted Sideshows
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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.
Bryan Adams: A Fretted Biography - The First Six Albums
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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.
Dancing in My Underwear: The Soundtrack of my Life
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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.
Sounds of the 60s - the birth of pop, jazz and rock'n'roll
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,760. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
This is a nostalgic account of life behind the scenes during the 1960s in the industrial city of Sheffield, UK, when a musty old cbeer cellar helped stage a remarkable revival of popular music, and provided a unique live showcase for a host of top international and local performers to develop the birth of jazz, pop, blues and rock'n'roll. It was a place where the up and coming stars performed.
Read Write [Hand]: A multi-disciplinary Nick Cave reader
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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.
The Beatles and Vedic Astrology
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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.
A Brief History Of Pink Floyd
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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.
Drive byzz and beatdownzzz
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Lyrics from my brain.
The Singles of Bob Dylan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Singles of Bob Dylan provides a brief glimpse into the singles commercially released by Bob Dylan in the United States throughout his career, with descriptions and facts about each of the songs in over forty singles. A brief paragraph of each single allows the reader to find out about some recordings that were released on albums and others that were released exclusively as singles.
Blast from Your Past! Rock & Roll Radio DJs: the First Five Years 1954-1959
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The First Five Years Blast from Your Past™ ebook shares wacky, wonderful behind-the-microphone tales of 15 Rock & Roll Radio DJs who were there—were you?—when it all began. The 1950s, ‘60s and ‘70s Rock & Roll music explored its babyhood, discovered its power, and exploded into its own universe. Historical, hysterical, and biographical, your fave DJs enjoy the moment with you, again!
Britain's Best: Ronnie Mayor
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Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
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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.
To Get Her - Music Trivia (Rock Originators)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,830. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Fun facts about Originators of Rock: Del Shannon, Gene Pitney & Roy Orbison. Gary Wright of Space Pop, Eric Clapton, guitar god, and Mama Cass Elliott, folk queen and pop diva are discussed.
How To Start a Rock Band - Your Step-By-Step Guide To Starting a Rock Band
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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