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Total F*cking Godhead: The Biography of Chris Cornell
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 132,390. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The first comprehensive biography of iconic singer-songwriter Chris Cornell.
Love Is Understanding: The Life and Times of Peter Tork and The Monkees
Price: $9.94 USD. Words: 110,070. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2022 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Between 1966 and 1967, "the Monkees sold more records than the Beatles and the Rolling Stones combined!" Whether this is true or not, they had a revolutionary TV series and they raised the bar of rock concerts. As songwriters and musicians, their musical diversity ranged from the pioneering use of the banjo and the Moog synthesizer in pop music...
Son of a Milkman: My Crazy Life with Tesla
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2020 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Tesla’s Brian Wheat lifts the lid on living the rock ’n’ roll life while struggling with anxiety, depression, and other issues seldom discussed by musicians.
Afrobeat Drumming
Price: $23.00 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Exercises, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Percussion
The Afrobeat Style is one of the most unique, spiritual and original style that Fela Kuti & Tony Allen have found. By the innovative mixture of hard funk with west African beats you will find that playing the drums with Afrobeat is really very rare and different than other styles. With Tony Allen's unique approach to the drum-set you will begin to think more sophisticated when you play drums.
Arrow Through the Heart: The Biography of Andy Gibb
Price: $9.94 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2022 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
Andy Gibb was one of the biggest pop stars of the disco era. His first three singles - "I Just Want To Be Your Everything," "(Love Is) Thicker Than Water," and "Shadow Dancing" - reached number one on the Billboard Hot 100 during 1977-78, and he became a fixture on television specials, appearing alongside legends such as Bob Hope, George Burns...
“How [Not] To Write A Hit Song! - 101 Common Mistakes To Avoid If You Want Songwriting Success”
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 43,370. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Songwriting
This book looks at the essential elements found in the structure, melodies and lyrics of all hit songs. It highlights the most common mistakes made when these key components are built into a song, so that new songwriters can try to avoid such errors in their own songs. It will help aspiring writers to eradicate weaknesses in their songwriting so they can achieve the success they’re seeking.
Sly & the Family Stone: An Oral History
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,910. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2022 by Permuted. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Soul & R 'n B, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Their music changed pop history, but we’ve never known much about the people who made it…until now.
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.
Dolly Parton Biography: The Queen of the Country Music, Dollywood and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Country
Dolly Parton, the undisputed "Queen of Country Music," sold over 100 million records around the world. Dolly is not just singer, songwriter. She's also involved in acting and films. During her diverse career, she eliminated the myth of "dumb blondes," as she is advocating women empowerment and independence. Dolly Parton is quite an independent and business woman...
The High Road: Memories from a Long Trip
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 by Fresh Ink Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Country
Country Music Hall of Fame drummer Mark Herndon’s memoir The High Road includes touring with one of the most celebrated bands ever.
Eagles: Before the Band
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 89,650. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
With the first iconic strum of the guitar on 'Take It Easy' the Eagles set a new direction for rock music. They scored gold records for every album release and delivered songs that changed the musical landscape. They sounded as good live as in the studio. But where did they come from? EAGLES: BEFORE THE BAND maps their individual histories before they became the best-selling band in history.
Stevie Nicks Biography: The Amazing Life of Stevie Nicks and The Inside Rumors About Lindsey Buckingham and Fleetwood Mac
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Stevie Nicks is a musical visionary, poet and songwriter with a truly phenomenal life story. However, it was not always rainbows and butterflies, her life was filled with dangerous addictions that could end her career, even her life. This book will help you learn more about Stevie Nicks, her ups and downs in life and accomplishments in the music industry. What made her a true icon?
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 Player's Guide to Scales & Modes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 21,180. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruments - General
The Bass Player's Guide to Scales & Modes is a complete reference manual for all of the scales, modes and arpeggios used by the modern bass guitarist. Contains exercises that illustrate each scale and concept. Accompanying audio files are available as a free download from the site.
Riding So High: The Beatles and Drugs
Price: $4.99 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.
Teoría de la Música: Niveles 1 - 3
Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 27,100. Language: Spanish. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Theory, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts » Reference
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.
How to Sing Great in 4 Simple Steps
Price: $29.99 $19.98 USD. (33% off until Dec. 27, 2024!) Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Voice, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts » Theater / broadway & musical revue
How to Sing Great in 4 Simple Steps is full of easy step-by-step singing tips and vocal exercises for beginners and non-beginners that work quickly. Discover powerful vocal techniques in this guidebook that improve your listening skills, increase your breathing capacity, and strengthen your diaphragm to make your singing voice sound great.
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.
Aprende a tocar el Piano Guía para iniciarse en el Piano Fácil y Rápido
-¿Te gustaría aprender a tocar el piano? -¿Te gustaría poder tocar tus canciones preferidas en el piano? -¿Te gustaría amenizar una reunión con tus amigos o familiares mientras tu tocas el piano? En este libro encontrarás la motivación y consejos sobre cómo empezar en este mundo fascinante del Piano. Este libro te llevará de la mano para que...
Neil Peart: Cultural Repercussions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,700. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2022 by WordFire Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
In January 2020, the world lost not only one of the greatest drummers, but also one of the most insightful lyricists. And a brilliant writer. Though Neil Peart was universally lauded as drummer for legendary rock band Rush, few studies have been devoted to his writings. Yet, Peart was very much a man of his words. He wrote lyrics, travelogues...