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Frank Sinatra, Miriam, and Me
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
The book is about the author's childhood obsession with Frank Sinatra, from picking up and saving his cigarette butt. and seeing him perform in the company of mobsters, to later developing a professional relationship, which led to Sinatra giving the author what turned out to be the last formal interview he ever gave for publication, the YouTube audio link to which is included in the book.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Bobby Darin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Bobby Darin was one of the great performers of the Fifties and Sixties. He started as a rock and roller and ended up on the same level as greats like Frank Sinatra. He married one of the heart throbs of the Fifties, Sandra Dee. His life was full of great successes and a lot of heartache. He had health problems most of his life and he rose above it all. His life is true inspiration to us all.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Connie Francis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Connie Francis is the biggest selling female performer of them all. Having sold in excess of 100 million albums and who knows how many singles, she made her mark on the music of the Fifties and of the Sixties. This is the fourth in a series of tributes to the rock and roll legends of the Fifties.
Switchfoot-Fading West album Guitar Songbook
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Fading West is the ninth studio album by the American alternative rock band Switchfoot, released on January 14, 2014 through Atlantic.Fading West sold 39,000 units in its first week of the release in the U.S., allowing it to debut at number six on the Billboard 200 chart, and thus become the band's highest charting album since Nothing Is Sound (2005).
The Song Creation Formula: 7 Easy Steps to Writing Your Song
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 37,640. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
This book is for people who've never written a song as well as songwriters looking for new inspiration. In "7 Easy Steps to Writing Your Song", you'll have a step by step guide to write your first song or write a song in a new way, breaking old patterns. Interviews: Jim Cuddy (Blue Rodeo), Greig Nori (Treble Charger), Oh Susanna, Jeremy Fisher, Kat Goldman, Luke Doucet (Whitehorse), Craig Northey.
Mojo Triangle: Birthplace of Country, Blues, Jazz and Rock 'n' Roll
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Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 85,150. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Sartoris Literary. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Draw a straight line from New Orleans to Nashville, then over to Memphis and back down to New Orleans, following the curves of the Mississippi River, and you have the Mojo Triangle. It is a land area in which all of America's original music was created: Country, Blues, Jazz, and Rock 'n' Roll.
All the Wrong Notes - Adventures in Unpopular Music
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
In All the Wrong Notes, Dave Hadfield offers a humorous and provocative insight into the world of folk music, His sure ear for the scene’s quirks and eccentricities produces unique takes on major figures like Bob Dylan, Ewan MacColl and Leonard Cohen. This is an ideal folk primer for anyone new to the genre and an entertaining ramble for those who know their gimbri from their mandolin.
Motown Encyclopedia
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 491,950. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Soul & R 'n B
Motown Encylopedia contains 1,178 entries connected with the iconic label, including every artist from its launch in 1959 to its sale in 1988, along with key executives, songwriters, producers and musicians as well as the background stories to every Top Ten hit album and single, film, cast recording and soundtrack release. A fact packed book from start to finish.
The Future Prophecy - Omega Journey
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
The dystopian city of Toronto has fallen to Bogtown Records. Savion Simms embarks on a dangerous mission that turns ominous when Gui Guillotine arrives on the scene. Sara Simms, the only DJ who can carry out her husband's plan to save the city has mysteriously disappeared. Melle Oh races to track down her missing sister before Bogtown's mutant CACU army bombs their studio location to smithereens!
Oasis: Definitely Maybe: Here We Are But There We Were
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 34,060. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Oasis: Definitely Maybe: Here We Are But There We Were is the story of Oasis, 1994 and the band's debut album. The book looks at how Oasis found themselves in the right place at the right time, exactly who they were railing against, and what the band meant to their adoring public. In the story of Oasis, 1994 deserves to be told in its own right.
International Journal of Research Vol-1 Issue-5 Planning & Development
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,000. Language: Unknown language. Published: May 9, 2014 and represented by Shashikant Nishant Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Puluhan kios buku-buku bekas di Pasar Senen siang itu rame didatengin pengunjung yang umumnya anak-anak sekolah dan mahasiswa. Menjelang tahun ajaran baru, biasanya keadaan kios-kios tadi memang kayak gitu. Banyak anak sekolah dan mahasiswa yang berebut nyari buku bekas yang harganya jelas lebih murah daripada kalo mereka beli baru di toko-toko buku. Bang Luhut, salah seorang penjual disitu, many
Legends of Rock & Roll - Rick Nelson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Rick Nelson (known as Ricky in his younger years) started out playing himself in the "Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet" TV show in the Fifties and Sixties. He then discovered Rock and Roll and found out he could sing, too. Rick became the first real "teen idol" and sold over 50 million records in his lifetime. He had 18 top 10 singles. He is ranked the 4th singles seller of all time.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Fats Domino
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,650. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The first musician to become a rock & roll icon solely on the strength of his music and talent and not because of some novelty or image was Fats Domino. It is said that Fats Domino put the rhythm in “rhythm and blues”.
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You: The Monkees From A Fan's Perspective
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 143,990. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
A Little Bit Me, A Little Bit You: The Monkees From A Fan's Perspective chronicles the stories of fans and their personal experiences with the 60's Pop music group, Fred Velez, known for over 40 years as a Monkees super-fan, writes about the TV show, the music, the concert tours, the different career paths the members of the group took, and the personal interactions with their loyal fans.
MisHits of the Sixties
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014 by S & S P Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
A must for all lovers of 60’s music. This music made a lasting impression on me and I remember the excitement and anticipation of hearing new releases from both established and unknown artists. Here is my Top 30 personal choice of singles that never reached a UK chart position higher than number 20, but which, I think, deserved a far higher placing. Includes both facts and personal opinions.
Raise Your Hand: Raise Your Hand: Adventures of an American Springsteen Fan in Europe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,590. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
18 days, five countries, and seven concerts: this was how long-time Springsteen chronicler and veteran Backstreets contributor Caryn Rose spent her summer vacation, running from Paris to Prague to Vienna to London to Dublin, following Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band on tour. Part travelogue and part rock and roll love letter, Rose takes you with her every step of the way.
I Love LA Self-Guided Tour Series: Rock and Roll A to Z
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This guide was compiled from my own research, reading a great variety of articles and information about the rock scene in Los Angeles. Originally it was a half-day guided tour that I did for visitors and friends. However, I had requests to create a self-guided tour so that visitors to LA could do the tour on their own. It contains roughly 90 rock or music related sites.
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,270. Language: British English. Published: January 8, 2014 by subKultur. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
A Year on the Manchester Music Scene is the collected writings of a freelance journalist who was commentating on the city's music and cultural scene in 1999-2000. They form a snapshot of a particular place and time: a specific moment in regional cultural history which can never be repeated. It's a great city, and it was a great year.
Ariana Grande: Fun Facts, Stats, Quizzes, Quotes ‘N’ More!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,530. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
As millions of loyal fans already know, Ariana Grande is best known for portraying Cat Valentine on the Nickelodeon’s hit sitcom Sam and Cat and prior to that, Victorious. But since her 2013 smash debut album, Yours Truly shot to #1, her popularity exploded in the US and worldwide. This essential e-book includes all the must-know Ariana facts, stats, quizzes,quotes, fan-favorite songs & much more!
Just Dance 2014 - Quick Reference Guide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Just Dance 2014 takes the fun to another level this year with all new ways to create the best party ever! You need this quick reference guide to show you the quickest way to get to the top of the dance party. You’ll find an intro to all the features, how to get a free song download and a comprehensive achievement guide. What are you waiting for? Get dancing!