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Feed Me - Music Trivia for the Soul (Chicago, Ventures, Marty Robbins & more)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 28,190. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Discover interesting facts about Chicago, the Beatles (with producer George Martin), the Ventures, Marty Robbins, Brenda Lee and more. Learn about song origins in respect to family, environment, and time period. This is the 6th book in Melody Rose's Music Trivia Series. Feed Me investigates rockabilly and country origins that segued into rock 'n roll. Includes photos, song and album titles.
Irish Washerwoman
Series: Inglis Academy: Basic Repertoire, Book 1. Price: $0.99 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.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Bobby Darin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Rock 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.
Permission To Rock
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,520. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Permission To Rock is a collection of more than thirty interviews with selected classic rock, heavy metal and prog rock bands and artists. These include such well known names as Glenn Hughes, Geoff Downes of Asia and Yes, Saxon's Biff Byford, Thunder, Martin Turner of Wishbone Ash, Ken Hensley, E Street Band guitarist Nils Lofgren and Fish discussing both his solo career and work with Marillion.
Bono: Soul Searching and Uncensored
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,050. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Bono told Joe Jackson, in response to a critical profile Jackson wrote "Yours is a critical voice and, please, stick the boot in, [or] praise. We have that kind of relationship. It is one of respect." Now Jackson applies that approach to this book! But it is mostly a book about Bono, soul searching as never before including a 7,000 Q & A about Elvis. Plase note it is an antholgy not a biography
To Get Her - Music Trivia (Rock Originators)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 27,830. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Fun facts about Originators of Rock: Del Shannon, Gene Pitney & Roy Orbison. Gary Wright of Space Pop, Eric Clapton, guitar god, and Mama Cass Elliott, folk queen and pop diva are discussed.
Green Suede Shoes: An Irish-American Odyssey
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,810. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This rock 'n' roll Angela's Ashes begins in County Wexford, Ireland, a then womb-like theocracy. After emigrating Kirwan finds himself with the Ramones at CBGBs and the brothers McCourt & Lester Bangs at The Bells of Hell. He forms Black 47 under the watchful eye of Joe Strummer. Green Suede Shoes remembers three decades of a lost New York, and the people who have made it what it is.
In My Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Concert photography from the 1970's. Led Zeppelin, The who, Dave Mason, Aerosmith, ELP, Little River Band and more.
Silver Spear
Series: Inglis Academy: Basic Repertoire, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Peter Inglis. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This book will show you how to add this famous Irish Reel to your guitar repertoire. Suitable for rock, jazz, country and classical players from beginner onwards.
Frank Zappa Buying Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
During his lifetime and a musical career that spanned five decades, Frank Zappa released almost 60 albums of rock, jazz-rock, and classical music. The Frank Zappa Buying Guide is an album by album guide to navigating the often daunting Zappa catalog, with cover photos for each album, as well as descriptions, band history, and much more.
Drowsy Maggie
Series: Inglis Academy: Basic Repertoire, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Peter Inglis. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
This traditional tune was featured in the movie "Titanic". You can hear echoes of the riff in the led Zeppelin classic "Whole Lotta Love". It uses the Dorian mode.
There are Faces I Remember: Fallen Stars of Classic Rock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,930. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
An interesting, largely anecdotal look at eleven rock stars who left us before their time. Subjects include: Jimi Hendrix, Jim Morrison, Janis Joplin, John Lennon, George Harrison, Keith Moon, John Entwistle, Duane Allman, Freddie Mercury, John Bonham and Brian Jones.
Легенди химерного краю
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: Ukrainian. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Украинскими бывают не только вареники, борщ и гопак. Существует такое явление, как украинский РОК. Антология украинской рок-музыки.
Rock & Roll Music IQ: The Ultimate Test of True Fandom
Series: THE ULTIMATE TEST OF TRUE FANDOM, Book 21. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Black Mesa Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Test your Rock & Roll IQ! See if you if you can "make the charts," "achieve a gold record," or maybe even earn "an induction into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame" as you enjoy this ultimate test of true Rock & Roll fandom! With 200 questions and 800 possible answers it has everything from greasers to grungers and vinyl to video.
Song of the Day, Volume I
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A music uber-fan takes you through 1,000 of his favorite songs, most of which no one has ever heard of. Rock, pop, folk, punk, metal, classical, Latin, experimental ... no genre was safe. Perfect for the music fanatic in your life!
Over The Water (Music Trivia for Survivors)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 31,930. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Find interesting and historical facts about artists, songs and their social surroundings while writing or singing their hit songs. Artists from the '50's - '70's are explored: Isley Brothers, Walker Brothers, Supertramp, Donna Summers, Fleetwood Mac, Dean Martin, Toto, and more.
Pink Floyd Plays The Animals: 1977 In Review
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
1977 marked the final time that the Pink Floyd line-up of Roger Waters, Richard Wright, David Gilmour and Nick Mason embarked on an extensive tour. This book spotlights Pink Floyd in 1977; the album, the tour, the pig, the spitting incident and the aftermath...
My Life as an Elton Fan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
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I wrote this book for Elton fans and anyone who enjoys Elton John's music. This book includes some amazing stories I experienced as an Elton fan and some sureal life experiences too. A story of action packed drama and exciting concert events that I experienced... Including when Elton actually spoke to me.
Searching for Elvis : Looking Through America's Heartland for an Icon
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Essay » Sociology
A true-life trek through little towns in America, looking for a rock star. Not just any rock star of course -- we're on the trail of THE most famous rock star of them all! Had Elvis faked his own death? This is a true story. Approx. 24 pages.
Guitar Odyssey 2: Talkin' Dirty
Series: Guitar Odyssey. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
First Deep Purple, now Poison! Guitar Odyssey 2 is the continuing journal of amateur guitarist Michael Rays as he learns his favorite rock solos. In GO2, Michael tackles C.C. DeVille’s gem in Poison’s “Talk Dirty To Me,” chronicling each practice session and taking frequent side trips into music theory, rock trivia and of course poetry. Inspiring and entertaining for guitar players of any caliber!