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Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
SMIP: Sublime Moments In Pop by Jonathan Westwood
Price: Free! Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
New York, London, Paris, Munich. Everybody talk about pop music! An exploration of the slightest and most fleeting of moments - a chord change, a vocal ad lib, a guitar lick, a bass line - that make your pulse race a little bit harder—those pop music moments that makes you go, ‘Hmm...’ Shooby dooby doo wop...
MisHits of the Sixties Volume 3 - The 'B' Sides by Stephen E Pennykid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,830. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This volume, third in the series, deals with ‘B’ sides which I think could easily have been released as ‘A’ sides. As in the two previous volumes, facts about these selections are given as well as personal experiences and observations. Among the tracks featured are some that are instantly recognisable, but others which may appear somewhat obscure. Give them a listen and see what YOU think.
Janet Devlin by Joseph P. Badame
Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
In 2011, a young lady abruptly and unexpectedly came on to the world music scene after appearing on a well-known talent discovery television program which had been airing for a number of years. The young lady was Miss Janet Maureen Aoife Ne Devlin. Just another pop singer? Not quite.
MisHits of the 60's Volume 2 - American Artists by Stephen E Pennykid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The second volume of MisHits of the 60’s, this selection deals exclusively with American artists, and is my Top 20 personal choice of singles that never reached a UK chart position higher than No 20. As in the first volume, in my opinion these singles deserved a far higher placing. Some facts and some of my personal opinions are included.
MisHits of the Sixties by Stephen E Pennykid
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,420. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2014 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
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.
And the Band Begins to Play. Part Ten: The Definitive Guide to the Beatles’ Yellow Submarine by Steve Lambley
Price: Free! Words: 17,440. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Music » Reference
And the Band Begins to Play is an in-depth, 12-volume guide to every song recorded by the Beatles. Part Ten examines the LP Yellow Submarine. It provides full musical analysis, with a detailed description of the recording process, instrumentation, overdubs, production innovations and recording techniques. And the Band Begins to Play tells the story of the Beatles' unique musical legacy.
You've Got Talent! You've Got X Factor! by R Tutty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: British English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Do you watch television talent shows wishing it was you on the stage? Do you say to yourself 'I could do better than that'? Does it annoy you when you know you're better than the majority of X Factor contestants we see on our screens on a Saturday night? Well my frustrated friends, you're not alone – there are thousands of us all thinking the same. Now you can do something about it with this book.
Britain's Best: Ronnie Mayor by Chandra Jayne
Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal(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.
The Beatles-The Origin Of 10 Songs by Leann Richards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
The Beatles were one of the most popular bands in the world. Their songs ranged from simple pop to sophisticated rock and roll. This book describes the background of ten of their most popular songs from Love Me Do to Let it Be.