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Jeff Buckley: From Hallelujah to the Last Goodbye
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 99,760. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The definitive book on iconic cult hero Jeff Buckley, the singer who died tragically after just one album, but inspired a generation of musicians. His manager Dave Lory speaks out after 20 years of silence and interviews others who knew Buckley professionally, creatively, and intimately.
Teoría de la Música: Niveles 1 - 3
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: Spanish. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Mi serie Teoría de la Música está diseñada para enseñarte los fundamentos de la teoría musical en una forma coherente y estructurada. Aprenderás teoría musical paso a paso a través de una combinación de experiencias interactivas que incluyen texto, audio, vídeo y ejercicios de práctica al final de cada capítulo.
Solfège Facile Pour Tous ou Comment Apprendre Le Solfège en 20 Jours ! - Méthode complète (20 leçons)
Series: Solfège Facile Pour Tous, Book 26. Price: $39.99 USD. Words: 47,760. Language: French. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music theory and composition, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
La méthode Solfège Facile Pour Tous ou Comment Apprendre Le Solfège en 20 Jours ! rend en un temps record le solfège accessible à tous sans exception, enfants comme adultes.  Cette méthode à la pédagogie ultra-efficace comprend tout ce qu'il faut connaître en solfège pour être libre musicalement et si vous suivez ses simples préceptes dans quelques jours vous saurez votre solfège !
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.
Murphy's Laws of Songwriting (Revised 2013)
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
Achieving "hit writer" status has always been a formidable goal for any songwriter. Catching the ear of the monumentally distracted listener has never been more difficult. Getting their attention, inviting them in to your song and keeping them there requires more than being just a "good" songwriter. Murphy’s Laws of Songwriting arms the songwriter for success by demystifying the process.
Ultimate Tapping for Bass Guitar
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
Ultimate Tapping for Bass Guitar covers all elements of the tapping technique from the absolute basics through to advanced two handed contrapuntal techniques.
Gitarre für Anfänger Buch 1
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: German. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
Gitarre für Anfänger von Strings Series. Buch eins wurde für Anfänger entwickelt, die noch nie Gitarre gespielt haben und kein Vorwissen aufweisen. Dieses Buch liefert eine komplette Einführung in das Gitarrespielen und bringt Ihnen sowohl Ihre ersten Akkorde als auch Musiktheorie für Anfänger näher.
Stevie Nicks Biography: Love Affairs, Cocaine and Inside Rumors About Lindsey Buckingham and Fleetwood Mac
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,920. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Stevie Nicks is a musical visionary, poet and songwriter with a truly controversial life story. She was not always rich and famous as she was struggling to make the ends meet at the beginning of her career, especially when tracing Stevie’s life from her Arizona childhood. If you want to learn more about her, this biography is a revealing and inspiring portrait of Stevie Nicks...
The Bass Guitarist's Guide to Reading Music - Beginner Level
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Theory, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques
This book is the first in the Reading Music series and starts from the absolute basics, covering simple rhythm and pitch, dotted and tied notes, using octaves, navigation, time signatures and key signatures.
The Doors Unhinged - Jim Morrison's Legacy Goes on Trial
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,430. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Drummer John Densmore’s THE DOORS: UNHINGED is the true story of the court case that put Jim Morrison’s legacy on trial and divided the former band mates in half, with Ray Manzarek and Robby Krieger on one side, and John Densmore and the estate of Jim Morrison on the other.
Critical Beatdown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
A hard-hitting exposé on the corrupt world of online music journalism
Lords of the Sunset Strip
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 202,340. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013 by The Spencer Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
“Lords of the Sunset Strip” is the brutally honest, ribald and hilarious memoir of actor and writer Blackie Dammett—AKA John Kiedis—who happens to be the father of Red Hot Chili Peppers frontman Anthony Kiedis.
Elvis Presley : The Life, Loves and Tragedy of the King of Rock ‘n Roll
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012 by Five Star Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Discover the shocking secrets of rock ‘n roll’s greatest legend. Elvis Presley is still one of the biggest stars the world has ever known, and this book reveals the inside story of his meteoric rise to fame and stardom, From the devious manipulations of his controlling manager, to the string of women who lived through his sad decline, this book tells you everything about the King of Rock and Roll.
Royalty
Series: RiffRaff Records. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Boroughs Publishing Group. 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.
Ronnie Lane - Can You Show Me A Dream
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,230. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017 by Griffiths Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Ronald Frederick “Ronnie” Lane was an English musician, songwriter, and producer who is best known as the bass guitarist and founding member of two prominent English rock and roll bands: the Small Faces where he was nicknamed “Plonk” and, after losing the band’s frontman, the Faces, with two new members added to the line-up (from The Jeff Beck Group), who dubbed him “Three-Piece”.
Riding So High: The Beatles and Drugs
Price: $3.99 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.
Music Theory for Every Guitarist
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music theory and composition, Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments
How do the pros play guitar? They know music theory, and you can too! Unlike other music books which only teach you the songs, this book walks you through the theory behind the music, which enables you to learn songs much more easily, play and improvise with others, and even compose your own songs! You will learn how songs are written, not just how to play the songs themselves.
Learn To Play C6 Lap Steel Guitar: For Absolute Beginners To Intermediate Level
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,150. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
The Lap Steel Guitar is gaining popularity and crossing musical borders from it's traditional stomping grounds in folk, blues, and country music into rock and popular music. In this 140 page eBook, you'll learn the basics of the C6 lap steel (incl. music theory and reading tabs), work your way through chords and scales, and learn six example pieces. Includes MP3 audio for even easier learning.
Surprising Rhyming For Songwriters & Poets: The Alternative Rhyming Dictionary To Inspire Rhymes People May Not Expect To Hear
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 247,260. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
SURPRISING RHYMING is a new kind of rhyming dictionary that encourages writers to be more adventurous in their rhyming. Based on a study of the most inventive rhymes used by the world's greatest songwriters, it contains 150,000 rhyming solutions for 1400 different rhyme sounds. It offers a much broader choice of rhyming ideas than the 'perfect' rhymes found in traditional rhyming dictionaries.
Play Hard
Series: The Devil's Share. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. 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.