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The Voice Revealed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,060. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2020 by Mereo Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction & Study - Techniques
This book is about the craft of vocalising, with a particular reference to singing. Its aim is to give information, insight and inspiration ranging from the simple and practical through to the invisible and intangible.
Sankey’s Favorite Hymns and Songs
Price: Free! Words: 29,650. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2020 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Christian, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
In 1906 Ira D. Sankey wrote the story of his life, and listed many of his favorite hymns and songs. This book contains a selection of sixty from Sankey’s favorites, together with his stories of how they came to be written and how they were used to bless many people. And they bring blessings today!
The Successful Musician Mindset: Proven Music Business Hacks and Tricks to Book More Gigs and Earn a Six Figure Income...Guaranteed!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business writing
Do you dream of making a six-figure income with your music? Would you like to leave your job and be a full-time, touring musician? This book will show you how.
2019: Lyrics & Poems
Series: Lyrics & Poems. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,880. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics, Poetry » U.K. Poetry
A collection of over 90 poems and rhymes from 2019, written mainly as song lyrics, although many "poems" were also amongst the number authored. All song lyrics, for now at least, are completely missing a musical melody.
Musical Guide to Lizard by King Crimson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
An informative, insightful guide to the secret mechanics that power the mysterious music of King Crimson. It is generously illustrated with photographs and musical notation diagrams. This is a scholastic yet accessible work. Andrew Keeling's credentials as composer and academic are impeccable. He holds a PhD from the University of Manchester and has works published by Faber in UK and by PRB in US.
Quad Cities Underground
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Music » Punk
Writer Chad V. Holtkamp began his own career with an entertainment column focused on the happenings of the local music scene. Between 1999 – 2005, his “Quad Cities Underground” column appeared monthly in The Dispatch and Rock Island Argus newspapers. As Y2K fizzled and the millennium safely turned, the local music scene proved fertile ground for a wide variety of musical styles.
Boleros, Rancheras,Jazz y Blues, La Riqueza Cultural del Río Bravo
Price: Free! Words: 41,020. Language: Spanish. Published: September 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Music » Blues
La frontera es el marco conceptual, mental, imaginario, sublime, perfecto, excelente, magnifico y maravilloso, donde han germinado, nacido y se han desarrollado algunos de los géneros musicales, que mas han permeado en los dos países, como el Blues, el Tex-Mex, el Western Swing, entre otros. La riqueza cultural del Río Bravo es colosal, formidable, extraordinaria y excepcional. Juan Ávila
Street Beats
Price: $5.25 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Guitar
The true story of a young musician's wild and reckless years on the streets of Europe and in the Paris Métro. The story starts as he meets his first big love in London in 1979. The Street Beats are born as three musicians get together and spend an unbelievable summer playing the streets of Germany, France and Switzerland.
The Rock 'n' Roll Archives, Volume Five: Rockin' 'round the World
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,530. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Rock ‘n’ Roll Archives is a series collecting vintage artist interviews and record reviews from the archives of award-winning rock critic and music historian Rev. Keith A. Gordon. The theme of Volume Five of The Rock ‘n’ Roll Archives is "Rockin' 'round the World," the book featuring interviews with musicians from Australia and Canada as well as the U.S. and Great Britain.
Crime and PUNKishment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,470. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
In ‘Crime and Punkishment’, Brenda Perlin and her collaborators catalog in words and pictures those days of hope and rebellion...
The Operas of Richard Wagner Vernacularized into American
Price: Free! Words: 107,010. Language: American English. Published: August 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Opera
This is a vernaularization of all of Wagner's 13 operas into a language the average American can easily understand. A massive number of repetitions have been deleted as well as countless useless adjectives.
Be Still My Soul: Soothing Hymn Meditations
Series: Spiritual Growth. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,420. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Hymns
“Be Still My Soul: Soothing Hymn Meditations” is designed to provide you with comforting lyrics and meditations from soothing hymns for when you need to be cradled in God’s arms. Each meditation contains the lyrics to the hymn, draws you to find your place of soothing calm, and shares a bit of information about the author or the composer.
Conversations With and About John Fahey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,120. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
“Conversations With and About John Fahey” is divided into two parts with the first made up of 8 interviews with John Fahey about music, religion, philosophy and a variety of other subjects during the late 1990’s. Part two is 7 interviews with his former wife Melody, Country Joe McDonald, Terry Robb, Tim Knight, Rob Scrivner and Stevan Allred along with “30” inside photographs taken by the author.
Mexicans Guitarreros: Los Maestros Del Blues
Price: Free! Words: 41,910. Language: Spanish. Published: July 10, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues, Nonfiction » Music » Latin
Una narrativa histórica de las grandes aportaciones de la cultura mexicana al desarrollo del Blues desde el Pre-blues del siglo XIX hasta el Blues Eléctrico del siglo XX
Richard Wagner's Der Ring Des Nebelungen Vernacularized into American
Price: Free! Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Opera
This is both a precise and the libretti of Wagner's four ring operas in simple to read and understand American English.
The Days of Guns, & Raz's
Price: Free! Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
"A rollicking account of a paralyzed Gen Xer coming of age in the oft-times sordid Hollywood rock scene of the mid '80s, "The Days of Guns, And Raz's" is a treasure trove of little-known anecdotes from the formative days of Guns N' Roses, LA Guns and other Hollywood hard-rock and heavy metal luminaries. Related in a wry, cynical voice, Raz Cue's memorable memoir is ESSENTIAL reading."
The History of Hip Hop: Volume Two
Series: The History of Hip Hop. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,470. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap & hip hop, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Hip Hop raised me. How about you? Picture Hip Hop coming alive during the height of the Disco era of 1970s! Only one hip hop history book tells you how it truly began with the DJ! Alas! You have a hip hop book for all ages! Perfect for studies, education, memorization, basic and advance research of the genre, the History of Hip Hop is for you!
Forever Changing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,390. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Dave’s third book continues his musical story, starting in 1987 when he moved back to Northamptonshire after three years in Somerset. In 1990 he became a Christian and within a few years had recorded his first album of self penned songs. Between 1994 and 2005 he released seven albums of mostly original material. Dave and his wife Sue took part in numerous Christian festivals and events including p
Chart Watch UK - Hits of 1989
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 130,080. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism, Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
From the longest-serving music columnist online comes this comprehensive account of the Top 40 hit singles of 1989. Every artist to land a hit single during the year is documented and every one of their hits is catalogued. The essential guide to a fascinating year in pop music, and the perfect reference book for any self-respecting 80s music fan.
Chart Watch UK - Hits of 1988
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 113,450. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Reference, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
From the longest-serving music columnist online comes this comprehensive account of the Top 40 hit singles of 1988. Every artist to land a hit single during the year is documented and every one of their hits is catalogued. The essential guide to a fascinating year in pop music, and the perfect reference book for any self-respecting 80s music fan.