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MisHits of the 60's Volume 2 - American Artists
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.
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!
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...
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.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Connie Francis
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.
Beatles Illinois A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in Chicago and All of Illinois
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!
Drowsy Maggie
Series: The Whole Guitarist: Basic Repertoire, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014 by Peter Inglis - Baroque to Rock. 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.
Silver Spear
Series: The Whole Guitarist: Basic Repertoire, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Peter Inglis - Baroque to Rock. 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.
Irish Washerwoman
Series: The Whole Guitarist: Basic Repertoire, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Peter Inglis - Baroque to Rock. 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.
Glory Days With Elvis
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
Words on Music
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.
Beatles Hamburg A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in Hamburg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Beatles Hamburg features every venue in which any member of the Beatles played or recorded from 1961 to today, with many of the places they stayed and frequented. Detailed directions by train or by car, images of each Beatles site, clear maps marking exact locations, and connection to Beatles history. Explore the Beatles by Exploring Hamburg with Beatles Hamburg!
Never Stop - I Rolling Stones oltre i confini del tempo
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: Italian. Published: March 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Perché i Rolling Stones sono eterni? Perché niente riesce a fermarli? Questo ebook ripercorre in particolare gli anni 10 del Terzo Millennio, quelli del cinquantenario "e oltre": anni di apparente rilassamento, in realtà gravidi di successi, pericoli, tragedie. Come sempre. Ma nel segno di una grandeur ormai smisurata, che ha inghiottito anche il mito e non consente stop. Fino alla fine del tempo.
Beatles France A Tour Guide To Beatles Sites in France and Monaco
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Beatles France features >40 Beatles sites in Paris, Lyon, Nice, Monaco, and beyond. Detailed directions by train or by car from central stations. Easy-to-read line maps marking exact locations of Beatles sites and images for street-level recognition. Story of each site from Beatles history, from 1961 until today, including solo appearances. Explore the Beatles by Exploring Beatles France!
The Forest for the Poe(Trees)
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Forest for the Poe(trees) is a collection of song hopefuls
I Love LA Self-Guided Tour Series: Motley Crue A to Z
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This guide was compiled from my own research, reading a great variety of articles and Motley Crue information, including reading two of their books It contains roughly 35 sites related to Motley Crue's members and their music. It is a short guide, not intended to be comprehensive but as a guide to take along for a self-guided tour.
Meet a Monkee: Davy Jones
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,130. Language: American English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
The author's two interviews with Monkee Davy Jones and a review of a concert from his last tour with the group.
I Love LA Self-Guided Tour Series: The Doors
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The I Love LA Self-Guided Tour Series is a series of short, self-guided tours you can take at your leisure of some of the great American cultural icons of the last 40 years!
Legends of Rock & Roll – The Everly Brothers
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.