Books tagged: bob dylan

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Freedom Bird
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,980. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
THREE YOUNG SOLDIERS, home from the Vietnam War, discover themselves and their future in San Francisco during the "Summer Of Love."
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Billy Sunday, seemingly always on the verge of rock superstardom is struggling to find himself. But before he can avoid parlaying a misspent youth into a wasted mid-life existence he finds himself at the center of a murder investigation. Drown is a fast paced murder mystery that twists and turns through the music industry.
Barb Jungr - Essay on pop singers and vocal timbre for Spiked Online 2005
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
In 2005 Barb Jungr, acclaimed British singer, songwriter and performer, wrote this article for Spiked Online, it was immediately picked up by cultural commentators and has been widely quoted ever since. Jungr's understanding of singing, and performance gave a fascinating insight into the way we hear contemporary voices. We await her follow up with anticipation.
Just Like a Woman: The Rock Criticism of Ellen Willis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
The 1960s, Ellen Willis said, were a time when magazines saw that “there was this thing called youth culture, and they were interested in getting authentic young people to write about it.” Willis was one of these. Right out of the box, her rock criticism was as unsentimental as it was passionate, with the publication of a 1967 essay in Commentary about Bob Dylan that was personal journalism at it.
Desolation Row: Bob Dylan’s epic poem revisited
Series: Text Book, Book 10 · For Writers, Book 7 · Applied Philosophy, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012 by Altiora Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
In Desolation Row, Bob Dylan takes a collection of classic themes and weaves a rich fabric that expresses the reality of 1960’s America. Dylan is not only a deep thinker, but also a broad thinker who articulates and condenses his ideas into elegant verse. He has been described as one of the most significant poets of the Twentieth Century, this epic poem is arguably his finest work.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
Sidereal Days The History of Rock and Roll A Romance (In One Volume)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 174,180. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Meet the Sparrows…and Bo Diddley, the Cookies, Patsy Cline, Bob Dylan, Ed Sullivan, the Beatles and more as they navigate through their Sidereal Days in the early ‘60s, writing, recording and performing their rock and roll music. Sidereal Days The History of Rock and Roll A Romance. Books 1-2-3-4 now complete in one volume.
A Resignation
Price: Free! Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A short story by a guy who wrote a story about himself trying to write a story.
La musique des années hippie - de Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Price: $1.11 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: French. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
La musique rock des années hippie : progressive, expérimentale, au-delà des limites... De Good Vibrations à Dark Side of the Moon
Marshall McLuhan's Page 69 Test
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 238,910. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Marshall McLuhan, prophet of the modern media age, recommends that the reader turn to page 69 of any book and read it. If you like that page, buy the book. In addition to helping you to figure out what to read in an era of seemingly limitless content, with over 450 specially selected titles, the Page 69 Test allows you to discover many new books and authors in a brief but interesting encounter.