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Introduction to Chinese Songs by Hongchen Wang
Price: Free! Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
30 Chinese songs are selected from Chinese movie songs, folk songs and modern songs in different years but they are still popular today. Each song reveals a bit of Chinese history and culture. In the linked music videos, the singers show their various singing styles. The backstories and author’s comments provide more detailed information of the song. Good for Chinese learner and music lover.
Marshall Mathers - Celebrity Biographies by Matt Green
Series: Biographies of Famous People. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Ever wondered how Eminem rose to stardom? No one expected a skinny and poor young boy from the projects of Detroit to one day become one of the highest-selling rap artists of all time, but Marshall Mathers, aka Eminem, never lost sight of his dream. Despite an unbelievable amount of odds stacked against him, the aspiring rap artist used his pain and turmoil to pour anger, hurt, and frustration.
Mute Melodies by Manu Mangattu
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,360. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Mute Melodies is an anthology of 25 poems penned by Manu Mangattu. It comprises the ideal kind of poetry: inspired, imaginative, and intelligent. The poems deal with themes as varied as love and longing, memories and modernity, religion and reason. This is Romantic poetry at its melancholic, brooding best! Easily one of the finest poetry collections to emerge from the academia.
Musicians & Songwriters At Their Best - Kina Grannis by James Lynch, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
This is the first book and start of the series: Product of Culture Musicians & Songwriters At Their Best Featured Musician Kina Grannis
Ten Excellent Blues Songs to Remember by Paul Wolfle
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Legendary rockers Pink Floyd began as a British blues band. Electric six-string icon Jimi Hendrix created some remarkably bold music before he left. But underneath it all, Hendrix thrived on the blues. After exiting 1960s powerhouse of sound, The Jefferson Airplane, guitarist Jorma Kaukonen went on to cofound the blues-based trio Hot Tuna. For more, read ‘Ten Excellent Blues Songs to Remember.'
Legends of Rock & Roll - Billy Joel by James Hoag
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Billy Joel is one of the very best performers and song writers of the past 40 years. He has published an enormous amount of work on record, CD and DVD. His music defines a generation.
Orbit: Mötley Crüe: Livin’ the Fast Life by Bluewater Productions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
The band known as much for their talent onstage as their antics offstage, Mötley Crüe epitomized the drug-fueled, sex-riddled excess of 1980’s metal acts. In the process, they forged a rock dynasty few other bands have been able to achieve. Nikki Sixx, Tommy Lee, Mick Mars, and Vince Neil became household names, the scourge of the Christian right, and the darlings of the Billboard charts.
Original Dancehall Dictionary, (Talk like a Jamaican) by Joan Williams
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,560. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Start talking like Bob Marley and Usain Bolt today. While the world knows we speak English in the beautiful island of Jamaica the music capital of the world, we also have our own unique language called patois. However this language is not static as because our entertainers are so creative, new words are constantly being added.Learn patois with the 6th edition of the Original Dancehall Dictionary.
Débuter la guitare facilement by MyMusicTeacher
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: French. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
" Débuter la guitare facilement " est un petit guide interactif de 25 pages résumant tout ce qu'il faut savoir pour appréhender l'instrument à 6 cordes pour la première fois. Découvrer les spécificités de la guitare, l'influence de ses modes de constructions, la description de ses accessoires et initier vous aux théories du rythme et de l'harmonie.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Eagles by James Hoag
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Eagles are the best selling American band in history. How did they start? What backgrounds did they come from? Did you know that over time there were seven different guys who could call themselves an Eagle? This is the story of the band and it is the story of each of the members and how they came to be Eagles and how it all fell apart at one point, only to come back together later.
Fiddling with Friends in the 1920s: A Chautauqua Trouper’s Story by Ken Weyand
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Before the Internet, TV or even the mass popularity of radio, performers boarded trains and Model T’s to tour North America, entertaining live audiences on the Chautauqua circuit. Author Ken Weyand captures the life of his mother who, as a young woman, left her small town behind for a great adventure and a chance to get a first-hand look at a changing America in the early 20th Century.
"Who's The Redhead On The Roof...?" by Kevin Harrington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 18,790. Language: British English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
In 1968 I was invited to be in a unique and privileged position in the world of popular music. I was to look after the equipment of the biggest band in the world, The Beatles. I know it was unique and a privilege because only one other person had done the job before me, his name was Mal Evans and he was the Beatles’ Roadie.
50 years of Number One Hits. Music Quiz Questions and Answers by L C Olney
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Great to play with family and friends Good for Pub quizzes A mixture of song genres, something for everyone 100 questions to try and correctly guess The book is split into five sections, with 20 questions in each one. There are 100 questions covering music from the last 50 years.
How To Make Money As A Wedding Singer by Lisa Williams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Lisa Marie has been a Wedding Singer for over 20 Years! Let her help you get Started in the Wonderful Wedding Singer Business!
Frank Sinatra, Miriam, and Me by Mitchell Fink
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
The book is about the author's childhood obsession with Frank Sinatra, from picking up and saving his cigarette butt. and seeing him perform in the company of mobsters, to later developing a professional relationship, which led to Sinatra giving the author what turned out to be the last formal interview he ever gave for publication, the YouTube audio link to which is included in the book.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Bobby Darin by James Hoag
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 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.
Switchfoot-Fading West album Guitar Songbook by chordietab
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
Fading West is the ninth studio album by the American alternative rock band Switchfoot, released on January 14, 2014 through Atlantic.Fading West sold 39,000 units in its first week of the release in the U.S., allowing it to debut at number six on the Billboard 200 chart, and thus become the band's highest charting album since Nothing Is Sound (2005).
The Music Coach by Norris Spivey, Jr
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
The Music Coach. This is the primary resource that provides you with the necessary tools needed to advance your music career to the next level. By consulting with artists, mapping the position of your career, and providing strategic plans, The Music Coach, coaches you.