Nonfiction » Music » Rock music

Shocking Blue And the Dutch Music Invasion of 1970
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Formed in The Hague in 1967 Shocking Blue was one of 3 bands from Holland to score success in the United States. My ebook looks at how the groups were discovered and how they gained massive audience reception here. Shocking Blue was fronted by beauteous lead singer Mariska Veres. She replaced the band's original lead vocalist early on. With large Kohl-lined eyes her voice was strong, otherworldly.
PEARL JAM The More You Need - The Less You Get
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 141,620. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
“We never wanted anyone to write the official band biography, and we still feel that way. But if you choose to write your own interpretations, based upon all the things that we have experienced together and about what has happened, I would like to participate in any way that I can. I think that would be an interesting read and an important story to tell.” — Stone Gossard, Pearl Jam.
The Ghosts of Jim Morrison, The Phantom of Detroit, and the Fates of Rock 'n' Roll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
This is the story of the Phantom, the enigmatic musician behind the mysterious rock opera Phantom's Divine Comedy: Part 1 who replaced Jim Morrison in the Doors.
Riding So High: The Beatles and Drugs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,060. Language: British English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
‘Who gave the drugs to the Beatles? I didn’t invent those things. I bought it from someone who got it from somebody. We never invented the stuff.’ – John Lennon The only full-length study of the Beatles and drugs, Riding So High documents the Beatles’ extraordinary odyssey from teenage drinking and pill-popping, to cannabis, LSD, the psychedelic Summer of Love and the darkness beyond.
A Day in the Life
Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: American English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The love of music.
Tom Petty Biography: How The American Rock and Roll Legend Shaped the Music Industry?: [Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers Debut]
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Would you like to learn more about Tom Petty? How he managed to incorporate his personal problems into the greatest music hits of all time? Music to Tom Petty was not just money and fame. It was a way to express himself through difficult times, challenges and struggles. Somehow he found a way to channel personal problems into the music and broadcast it to fans around the world...
Touchstones: Rugby League, Rock'n'Roll, The Road and Me
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017 by Scratching Shed Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Aussie sports journalist Steve Mascord sets himself the task of attending a game and a gig every week for 52 weeks to decide if his obsessions are worthy or worthless. The most basic aspects of life are up for review as he criss-crosses the globe, assessing the relevance of rugby league and hard rock, the foibles of modern journalism and nature of fame. Does growing up mean abandoning our dreams?
As The Years Go By ... Conversations With Canada's Folk Rock & Pop Pioneers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Canada's music scene was magical in the 50s, 60s & 70s. As The Years Go By tells the stories behind The Diamonds, Lighthouse, Steppenwolf, Mashmakhan, Patsy Gallant, Skylark, Bobby Curtola, Edward Bear, Susan Jacks, Denny Doherty, Moxy, Lucille Starr, The Ugly Ducklings, Prism, The Five Man Electrical Band and many more amazing Canadian performers. It is the 10th book by Mark Kearney & Randy Ray
Royalty
Series: RiffRaff Records. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Boroughs. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Despite being born to Hollywood royalty, Mason Maxwell signed with RiffRaff Records on his own merits--which is also the only way he'll win the down-to-earth Payton Adkins.
Twin Wars (D.O.R.K. Series Book Three)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Madison Daley has been sucked into a celebrity feud. Her twin sister, Raven Redinger, is bent on destroying her forever. Raven is a formidable foe, but Madison is a future rock star and not the type of girl to give up without a fight.
The Sister Code (D.O.R.K. Series Book Two)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Madison Daley puts her fate in her long-lost twin sister's hands, choosing fame and family over love. When her ex decides he wants in on her new life and won't take "no" for an answer, will Madison be able to resist?
Diary of a Rocker's Kid
Price: Free! Words: 71,740. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Madison Daley's quiet life on a Kentucky farm is disrupted when she finds out her father has been keeping his rock star identity a secret for seventeen years.
Duane Allman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,590. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
My e-book looks at Duane Allman's career from the earliest bands he joined and formed like the All-Man Joys and Hour Glass. Duane made a lasting impression on such rock luminaries as Eric Clapton. It was Duane's idea to include the classic guitar riffs that are so memorable on Layla released by Derek and the Dominoes in 1972. Unfortunately Allman's life was cut short by a motorcycle crash in 1971.
Hawkwind: Sonic Assassins
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 152,080. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Hawkwind: Sonic Assassins relates the long and twisting history of one of the most iconic British rock bands, told through interviews with many of the legion of musicians who have passed through the ranks.
Play Hard
Series: The Devil's Share. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
After years of pining for his best friend, a woman he could never have, Devil's Share drummer Luke Matthews finally meets his true match in the savvy Harlow Davis.
Elvis Before Graceland
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,090. Language: American English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
With over 70 unique and never-seen photos, “Elvis Before Graceland” is a treasure trove of documents and events never released or told before. “Elvis Before Graceland” is a must-read for all who hope to understand Elvis' life.
Springsteen: A Notion Deep Inside
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,090. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Everybody has a hungry heart…and a Bruce story. At times comical, informative, and opinionated, author Greg Miller embarks on a casual jaunt through the timeline of Springsteen’s early career. From the diverse perspectives of unusual encounters and interviews, the author observes the emerging career of rock 'n roll's premier entertainer and explains why he is The Boss.
Lyrics Without Music Vol 2
Series: Lyrics Without music, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Alternative, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Esa writes children books and lyrics, This is the part of the lyrics he has written, please enjoy and please review the book. Write a song title if you like it, please email him som comments, any comments. Email address in book
Legends of Rock & Roll - Aerosmith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Some people call them “the greatest band in America.” Aerosmith is the best-selling hard rock band of all time. They’ve also been known as “the bad boys from Boston.” Read Legends of Rock & Roll - Aerosmith to find out just how bad. Also called the American Stones and the American Zeppelin, Aerosmith created a style of rock and roll that spoke sex and drugs to a generation ready for both.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Ann and Nancy Wilson were among the first to show us that women could rock as well as men. There have been other women rockers, but no one like the Wilson sisters. Their band Heart has been at the top of the album charts for over 40 years. They have sold more than 35 million albums throughout their career. They have had twenty Top 40 singles, seven Top Ten albums and four Grammy Awards.