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Gordon's Blues Guides, Volume One: Delta Blues
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
A quick and easy guide to the Delta blues style and artists with recommended albums.
Variaciones y Exégesis Sobre Temas Musicales - Lo que nunca se había escrito sobre Blues y Rock
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Price: Free! Words: 56,580. Language: Spanish. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Juan Ávila, gran personaje del mundo del blues en México, relata datos y hechos poco conocidos o ya olvidados, que van desde el gran Robert Johnson; pasando por las diversas culturas que impulsan el blues por el sur de Estados Unidos y el norte de México, hasta la aparición del rock.
Blues Chord Buster
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Learn to play essential chords for blues guitar.
George Goodman's Harmonica Cheat Sheet
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Price: Free! Words: 1,790. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory
George Goodman's Harmonica Cheat Sheet is a combination of three great tools to kick-start your harmonica playing, The Blues Harp Chart, Major Key Degrees of Scale, Circle Of Fourths And Fifths. Bottom line - pick the right key harmonica, learn the notes for chords in all 12 keys (chord tones make up the majority of notes in a melody), and understand playing in positions.
Ten Legendary Blues Songs You Should Know About – Vol. 2
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Series: Blues Music, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
From the time the first “Diddley Bo” appeared on a wooden barnyard wall, countless great sounding blues songs, acoustic and electric, have been written and recorded by many talented artists. The ten legendary songs in this volume provide additional links in the chain of the American blues tradition, among them “Boogie Chillun,” “John the Revelator” and “St. James Infirmary.”
Gravy Bones Johnson: Give the Devil some respect.
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,780. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
The pinnacle of the career of Gravy Bones Johnson. A dark brooding album about death, redemption, temptation, and loneliness. A classic blues album.
Gravy Bones Johnson: This cat's out of the bag
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
The legendary "lost" album by Gravy Bones Johnson. Discovered after a $25 million dollar search effort funded by several multinational conglomerates.
The Blues of Gravy Bones Johnson and the Butter Biscuit Band
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
A collection of blues songs from one of the most important and greatest bluesmen who ever lived: Gravy Bones Johnson.
Sheet Music Momma Blue
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Written in the late 1970s when I performed piano and vocals in Madison, WI, this Blues style song is for piano/vocalist and includes chords that can be used by guitarists. The song is written in the key of Bb Major and uses basic chords so instrumentalists can improvise. A lyrics only page is included for a vocalist who has learned the melody. A transposition wheel can be helpful to change key.
Sheet Music I'm Gonna Fly Away To The Sun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Written in the late 1970s, this Blues style song is for piano and vocalist and includes chords that can be used by guitarists. This song is written in the key of C Major and uses basic chords so instrumentalists can improvise. A lyrics only page is included for a vocalist who has learned the melody. A transposition wheel can be helpful to place song in the key best for performer.
Blues Discovery: Reaching Across the Divide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,710. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
The excitement of discovery and the passion for music can be a potent force in a person's life. Blues Discovery: Reaching Across the Divide (Revised Edition) tells the stories of half a dozen Americans who defied the dictates of segregation in the 1940s to the 1960s and followed their passion for the blues across the color lines.
Sit Down! Listen To This!
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
Roger Eagle was a towering figure in British popular music. Uniquely his influence straddled the cultural divide separating Manchester and Liverpool.
Secrets of the Guitar - How to play the Blues scale in E (minor)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
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Learn how to play the blues scale in E minor. Learn all the blues scale patterns on different positions on the neck, and how to switch from one position to another fast. - The guitar neck explained - I - IV - V explained - 12 bar blues explained - Blues scale in E explained - Different positions on the neck - Bending strings
Seven Celebrated Women of the Blues
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Series: Blues Music, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
The expression of innovative women in acoustic and electric blues music is both vital and far-reaching. From the beginning, remarkable female artists have helped shape popular music with important blues contributions. This book commemorates a select group of noteworthy women chosen for their compelling collective vibe along with an incredible music mojo.
Ten Legendary Blues Songs You Should Know About
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Series: Blues Music, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
From the time the first “Diddley Bo” appeared on a wooden barnyard wall, countless great sounding blues songs, acoustic and electric, have been written and recorded by many talented artists. The ten legendary songs in this volume provide critical links in the chain of the American blues tradition, among them “Boom Boom,” “Little Red Rooster” and “The Thrill is Gone.”
Playing "Help-Me" in the Style of Sonny Boy Williamson II
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Price: $2.93 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
One of the greatest blue songs ever written is "Help me" by Rice Miller (the second Sonny Boy). Playing “Help-Me” in the Style of Sonny Boy Williamson II is a step by step, note for note analysis of some of Sonny Boy's Signature Riffs. Clear, easy to read tab graphics are used to show how he plays the song, along with expert descriptions.