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How To Start a Rock Band by HowExpert
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » 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
Beatles Illinois A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in Chicago and All of Illinois by Mark A Schneegurt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Beatles Illinois features every venue in which any member of the Beatles played or recorded from 1963 to today, with places they stayed and visited in Chicago and the rest of Illinois. Detailed directions by train or by car, images of each Beatles site, sketch maps marking exact locations, and connection to Beatles history. Explore the Beatles by Exploring Illinois with Beatles Illinois!
Bob Geldof: The Joe Jackson Interviews Plus by Joe Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
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.
A Voice Louder than Rock & Roll by Caleb Quaye
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,430. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2010 by Vision Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Caleb Quaye, perhaps the greatest rock guitarist of the British Invasion, worked with many of the best known rockers of his era, including Paul McCartney, Mick Jagger, Pete Townshend, Lou Reed, Hall & Oates, and Elton John. During that time he thought he had what mattered most in life -- fame, women, money, drugs -- but it wasn't until he encountered Jesus Christ that he realized how wrong he was.
Chasing Jimi by Jim Newport
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 53,650. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A novel by Jim Newport. Chasing Jimi is a rock ‘n’ roll period piece. It spans one year - the summer of 1966 to the summer of 1967. From New York’s Greenwich Village to swinging London to the stage of the Monterey Pop Festival. It follows the ascension of one Jimmy James, a struggling back-up guitar player, to the exalted throne of rock-god superstardom.
The Beatles and Vedic Astrology by Dean Dominic De Lucia
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,090. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Astrology, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
"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.
Words on Music by Brian Westland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Reference
This book is a collection of some of the most memorable quotes from the premier artists of pop, rock, jazz, and the blues.
Elvis Presley : The Life, Loves and Tragedy of the King of Rock ‘n Roll by Jessica Jayne
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Five Star Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
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.
For No One by Alan Bradley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 180,590. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
The Beatles were one of the most important musical phenomena of the 20th century, and together with their manager, Brian Epstein, it can truly be stated that they changed the world. But there were dark aspects to the Beatles story to go along with the million-sellers, and the record-breaking tours. Lost opportunities, millions squandered or stolen, and the involvement of some very dark characters.
She's a Mod by Kay Stammers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A personal diary of 1964. This was the year of the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, mod fashions -- when the British pop scene changed the world forever. Kay was a sixteen year old schoolgirl from an average middle class family in Melbourne, Australia. She didn’t swear, she didn’t smoke, she didn’t drink, she didn’t do drugs or sex. But where pop stars were concerned it was do or die!
The Beatles IQ: The Ultimate Test of Fab Four Fandom by Charles Dismas Burgess
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 26. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
You are invited to take the challenge: 200 multiple choice questions that take you from the Beatles anonymous beginnings in Liverpool, through their rise in the ranks of show business and finally to their triumphant years as worldwide superstars.
Glory Days With Elvis by Joe Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joe Jackson is a freelance Arts correspondent with The Irish Times. He also is an author and broadcaster whose radio shows include ten one-hour specials titled 'The Essential Elvis.' He also happens to be a life-long Elvis fan and this book contains a fragment of memoir and his major in-depth 1989 and 1990 interviews with Elvis' original drummer DJ Fontana and with backing vocalist Gordon Stoker
What It Was Was Rockabilly by Richard E. Jandrow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,890. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The partial history of Rock 'n' Roll in general and Rockabilly Music in particular. It examines the atmosphere at the time of creation and looks at the results of the music and it's artists. The best aspect of the book is it's original discography of the music of the participants in the music, complete to the 1990's, which was the publication time of the book.
Legends of Rock & Roll – The Everly Brothers by James Hoag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Everly Brothers were one of the most important and influential of the early rock and roll bands. They set the standard high with close two-part harmonies and were the first of the rockers who combined country with rock and roll and, surprisingly, impressed both sides of the fence.
Les Chansons des Rolling Stones by Daniel Ichbiah
Price: $4.44 USD. Words: 34,480. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
« Satisfaction », « Jumpin’Jack Flash », « Sympathy for the Devil », « Angie », « Paint it black », « Start me up », « Ruby Tuesday », « Miss You »… La seule évocation de ces titre suffit à susciter une émotion, à transporter l’âme vers des cimes où elle se sent bien. Dans ce livre, nous découvrons que ces chansons que nous aimons tant ont eu une histoire passionnante,..
Blast from Your Past! Rock & Roll Radio DJs: the First Five Years 1954-1959 by LinDee Rochelle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » 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!
Legends of Rock & Roll - Connie Francis by James Hoag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,820. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » 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.
High Life by Jim McDonald
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,170. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
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?
Irish Washerwoman by Peter Inglis
Series: Inglis Academy: Basic Repertoire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Peter Inglis. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
Electric and acoustic guitarists alike will benefit from learning this tune. Irish Washerwoman is a famous traditional piece in the Folk Genre. Visit any Irish Pub around the world and you are likely to hear this tune during the evening. This book will guide you through the process of playing and understanding this great piece of music on the guitar.