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A Guide to Essential Popular Music-Volume One by Brian Westland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,380. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Reference(5.00 from 6 reviews)
This book is the first volume of a two-volume guide to the best popular music ever recorded and the artists who created and recorded it. The book covers a number of genres that comprise popular music including pop, rock, blues, jazz, country, reggae, hip hop, ragtime, folk, and others.
Plug In And Play: Guitar! by Jack B. Fleming
Price: Free! Words: 1,720. Language: English (Scottish dialect). Published: June 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music(5.00 from 1 review)
As the title suggests it's plug in and play- no messing about. Any guitar will do, electric, acoustic, classical so long as its got some frets and strings! Pick Grip, Tuning, Strumming, Chords and Songs. All you need to get going. Each example also has a free online video demo, so you can really see what's going on.
Kenny Rogers Biography: Legendary Country Music Star by Cindy Vincent
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Kenny Rogers was born August 21, 1938 in Houston, Texas. Rogers discharged The Gambler in 1978. The title track became one more substantial country and pop hit and provided Rogers his second Grammy Award. In addition to his solo work, Rogers tape-recorded a series of favorites with country legend Dottie West. By this time, he was a true crossover artist.
Junior Makes the Gig by Leni Matlin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Reggae, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
In 1999, I took some long needed R&R and spent 6 months in Costa Rica in the Caribe Sur area, near Puerto Viejo de Talamanca. I wound up playing in an island music group 3 nights a week and though the pay was only 5000 colones a night – $18 at the time – the true value lay in a cultural experience not countable in currency. That’s where I met Junior Alvarez and got to know him and hear his story.
One Direction: Fun Facts, Stats, Quizzes and Quotes by M.A. Cassata
Series: Fun Facts, Stats, Quizzes and Quotes, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Are you a true One Direction fan? Well then, prove it! How much do you really know about Harry, Liam, Niall, Louis and Zayn? This essential 1D e-book is as informative as it is entertaining. It includes over 200 must-know facts, several fun quizzes, plus straight quotes from the guys ranging from music and career to dating and girls. This is a must-have for a loyal One Direction fan!
Payola Bribery In The Record Business And Television by Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Payola, or paying disc jockeys and other radio and television employees to play particular songs, was the subject of Congressional hearings in 1959 and 1960. Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand, was summoned to testify before a House subcommittee of investigators. At issue was censorship, the suspension of radio and television station licenses, etc. The lessons of payola are pertinent today.
Ten Tips That Will Make You a Better Band by Jay Bahre
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
In this short book you will find ten tips that you may or may not know but they will make you a better more professional band.
Teaching New Dancers -- Keep it Simple Keep it Fun by Calvin Campbell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Teaching New Dancers is written for leaders who want to teach easy dances to people who have never danced or seldom dance. It is a collection of dances and a teaching plan specifically designed for the needs of schoolteachers, church youth ministers, recreation department personnel, camp leaders, recreation directors for retirement centers, camp councilors, etc.
Social Business Framework by Keith Sandilands
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Marketing, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
This framework will show you how to hack digital marketing, create your own organic presence, and sell through it. It is a pathway to sustainability and freedom. I have bled for this information, now I am essentially giving it away to you, to use existing media, tools, and content, to free you!
The iDjay Manual (iPad) by Kareem Wyatt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
A jam-packed introduction to the iDjay application for iPad . Whether you are just beginning or thoroughly experienced, this helpful guide touches on the prominent features to brush up on your techniques!
The Singing Elms - The Autobiography of Lauris Elms by Lauris Elms
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 124,400. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Sir Charles Mackerras: Lauris in her day was one of the great Australian Singers. now she has added writing to her achievements. Dame Joan Sutherland: i am sure this book will be avidly read by the opera and concert going public, and that they will have almost as much pleasure from it as i have.
Spaced Out Magazine by Rueben Wood
Price: $6.99 USD. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Spaced Out Magazine was founded in October 2011, by owner Rueben J. Wood, better known by his stage name Yung Bank, & Iviana Potts; only to be put on hold for almost a year.
Jingle Bell Rock by David Ward Davis & Lisa E. Brown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
"Jingle Bell Rock" is the story of Bobby Helms the 50's Pop/Country icon who sang the monstrous hit song. The Authors present a warm and touching profile of this iconic recording artist. "Jingle Bell Rock" will touch you deeply - you will not even know why. David Ward Davis & Lisa E. Brown bring life to this tragic, yet compelling story of love and heartbreak. You'll love Bobby’s story.
Kick It With Kelz by Kelly Wright
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,220. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Kelly Wright is promoting a compilation of poems and songs written by Kay Banks, Shantel Monique, and new recording artists DaMonte’. Each of these artists have been writing for years and they are now ready to share their writings with the world.
A Musical Guide To Magical Songwriting by Theo Vigo
Price: Free! Words: 14,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
Get ready to feel music in a whole new way! Or if you already feel the magic that music brings, share in my bliss! A simple but informative eGuide that is fun and easy to read. Includes original compositions, broken down to help you in the process of writing your own song. You !will! have your own song written by the time you finish reading this book. PLUS: analysis of already popular songs.
Guy Logsdon: Award-winning Folklorist by Stan Paregien, Sr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,390. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Guy Logsdon graduated from Ada (Okla.) High School, rom East Central State Univ., and worked in two of the family businesses in Ada before becoming the owner of the former Stall Photography Studio. He went on to earn a doctorate, to become a folklore professor at the University of Tulsa, and to become a leading authority on Woody Guthrie's life and music, Western Swing and cowboy music.
Build Your Band - Volume #1 by Scott Banner
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2012 by Nigel Verrill. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Appreciation, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Don't miss this refreshingly honest and informative guide to the music industry for any young artist and those close to them. Find out from first hand experience just where the pitfalls lie, what the solutions are and most of all,HOW TO SAVE ALL THOSE INVOLVED THEIR VALUABLE TIME, EFFORT & MONEY.With a strong emphasis on enjoying the journey Scott makes easy reading of some pretty heavy subjects.
One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager by Mark Workman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,390. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
One for the Road: How to Be a Music Tour Manager is the first and only book on music tour management. Written with an acerbic wit and brutal honesty, Mark Workman pulls no punches in telling you what it’s really like to tour the world with a famous music group.
31 Thoughts To Inspire Your Art by CapstoneLA Entertainment
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Leave excuses behind and go to the next level. You can do art by yourself in a lonely room and think it is you against the world. OR, you can be inspired and be surrounded by other artists who want to impact the world with their art just like you. This journal brings you 31 days of thought provoking and life changing statements to inspire you to think and go to the next level with your art.