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Legends of Rock & Roll - Eagles
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.
How To Start Your Own Music Publishing Company
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 18,280. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Appreciation
If you've ever toyed with the idea of getting into music publishing - now you can - and for practically nothing. The reason? The rapid advance of digital has practically zeroed out overheads. This book shows you in simple steps how to do it. Here's your chance to get into the most lucrative field in the music industry! Get your copy today!
How [Not] To Write Great Lyrics! - 40 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Writing Lyrics For Your Songs
Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 38,510. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Songwriting, Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
This book looks at the essential lyrical elements found in the structure of all hit songs. It highlights the most common mistakes made when these key components are built into a song, and offers expert advice on how new writers can avoid such errors in their own lyrics. It will help aspiring writers to eradicate weaknesses in their lyrics so they can achieve the success they’re striving for.
Musical Guide to In The Wake of Poseidon by King Crimson and McDonald and Giles by McDonald and Giles
Series: Musical Guides to King Crimson, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,710. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson. This guide takes you through all the complexities of the music, stripping away layer after layer to reveal the inner workings of the exquisite machinery of harmony, counterpoint and rhythm that, seemingly so effortlessly, go together to make: "In The Wake Of Poseidon".
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.
Learn Jazz Piano - book 1
Series: Learn Jazz Piano, Book 1 ยท 4 volumes of 'Learn Jazz Piano' by Paul Abrahams. Price: $17.50 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
This first book in a series of 3 is for pianists with some basic knowledge but wish to learn to play jazz. I cover the blues, chord construction, the II-V-I sequence and many improvising techniques. It can be studied in conjunction with the online video course: Learn Jazz Piano Online. www.learnjazzpianoonline.com
Rock to the Top - It Now Goes To Eleven
Price: $11.95 $10.64 USD. (11% off until Dec. 19!) Words: 32,310. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business & entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
It takes more than talent to get to the top of the charts. Be a rock star in any business with these eleven tips from the world's greatest rock stars and rock radio Hall of Famer Dayna Steele.
The Song Creation Formula: 7 Easy Steps to Writing Your Song
Price: $9.97 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Songwriting, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
This book is for people who've never written a song as well as songwriters looking for new inspiration. In "7 Easy Steps to Writing Your Song", you'll have a step by step guide to write your first song or write a song in a new way, breaking old patterns. Interviews: Jim Cuddy (Blue Rodeo), Greig Nori (Treble Charger), Oh Susanna, Jeremy Fisher, Kat Goldman, Luke Doucet (Whitehorse), Craig Northey.
From Albion To Shangri-La
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,970. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Thin Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Truthful, provocative and sensitive, ‘From Albion to Shangri-La’ chronicles six tumultuous years in the life of Libertines and Babyshambles frontman, Peter Doherty, in entries from his personal diaries.The book hit headlines upon release in July 2014, not least because of entries about the rock star's famous, often tragic, friends including Peaches Geldof, Amy Winehouse and a certain supermodel.
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.
Sound Waves Vs Sound Rays And How They Apply To Room Acoustics
You set the price! Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Recording & reproduction, Nonfiction » Science & Nature » Acoustics & Sound
Sounds are made of waves and rays. Those are the two basic kinds of energy we’re dealing with. Long waves, short rays and we need to really understand those two types of energies before we go any further with acoustics. So if you want to get good sound in your room, you need to grasp these fundamentals and apply the correct treatment to solving your problems. And in this book I'll show you how.
How To Use The Caged Guitar Chords System - Secrets of the Guitar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - General
Learn to understand the C A G E D guitar system. Learn the caged chords , the system and the scale patterns on the different positions on the neck. - caged guitar chords system explained - Different positions on the neck - Guitar neck explained - Corresponding Scales - Practice exercises
Critical Beatdown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap & hip hop, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
A hard-hitting exposé on the corrupt world of online music journalism
Air on the Move. Get More Range on the Trumpet
Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Brass
Air on the Move is a 6 hour long trumpet lesson. It is what is normally covered in an all day trumpet lesson for range. I've had people add more than an octave of range after taking this master class. It covers advanced techniques for air compression and aperture control. I also show you how to pull down the mental wall that has been stopping you in the past. It is all text and no music.
Giants of Bass - Volume 2: 80s & 90s
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Techniques
Giants of Bass – Volume 2 is an in-depth analysis of some of the world’s most influential and respected bass guitarists from the 80s and 90s. An exhaustively-researched biography has been included for each artist, as well as a selected discography, gear analysis and a detailed breakdown of their commonly used playing techniques.
Finger Exercises.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: American English. Published: October 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
This ebook is a teaching method and a comprehensive guide to fingers, hands, forearms, arms, shoulders therapy and development for anyone interested in learning piano or any other musical instrument. You can use these exercises as warm ups before the actual piano lesson. The exercises are great for children and adults of all professions because they improve coordination and agility of upper limbs
Afrobeat Drumming
Price: $20.00 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.
Solfège Facile Pour Tous ou Comment Apprendre Le Solfège en 20 Jours ! - Niveau 1 "Je débute" (6 leçons)
Series: Solfège Facile Pour Tous, Book 23. Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 14,900. Language: French. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music theory & composition, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Solfège Facile Pour Tous ou Comment Apprendre Le Solfège en 20 Jours ! - Niveau I "Je débute" Le niveau I est primordial car il va garantir le succès de votre formation musicale. En effet tout en découvrant les premiers rudiments indispensables en solfège et en musique vous allez poser des bases solides suivant le principe de cette méthode, c'est à dire rapidement et dans les règles de l'art.
How to Sing Great in 4 Simple Steps
Price: $19.95 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Voice, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
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.
How to Memorize Music –A Practical Approach for Non-Geniuses
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 21,450. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - General, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
Are you a musician? Here are the easiest ways to learn music by heart, explained systematically. Build a repertoire of memorized pieces that you can play any time! Written mainly for people who play the piano or other keyboard, these techniques can also be successfully employed by other instrumentalists. If you would like to gradually expand your memorized repertoire, this book is a must-read!