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Ronnie Lane - Can You Show Me A Dream
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,230. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017 by Kaleidoscope. 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”.
The Ghosts of Jim Morrison, The Phantom of Detroit, and the Fates of Rock 'n' Roll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
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This is the story of the Phantom, the enigmatic musician behind the mysterious rock opera Phantom's Divine Comedy: Part 1 who replaced Jim Morrison in the Doors.
Cecilia's World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
Cecilia, a sixteen year old girl moves to the big city where she discovers the wonderful world of alternative music.
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.
The Vinyl Dialogues IV: From Studio to Stylus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
While continuing to focus on the making of albums in the 1970s, the fourth volume of The Vinyl Dialogues series expands the scope of musical history to include interviews and perspectives from artists who made some memorable albums in the 1960s.
As The Years Go By ... Conversations With Canada's Folk Rock & Pop Pioneers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,600. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Canada's music scene was magical in the 50s, 60s & 70s. As The Years Go By tells the stories behind The Diamonds, Lighthouse, Steppenwolf, Mashmakhan, Patsy Gallant, Skylark, Bobby Curtola, Edward Bear, Susan Jacks, Denny Doherty, Moxy, Lucille Starr, The Ugly Ducklings, Prism, The Five Man Electrical Band and many more amazing Canadian performers. It is the 10th book by Mark Kearney & Randy Ray
Indigo
Series: The Smoky Blues. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Bluegrass, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A disgraced DEA agent pursues justice—and the mother of his unborn child—in rural Tennessee.
El sabor posible
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 69,510. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
París, la chanson française, la política, la sexualidad y una intriga literaria constituyen los elementos de esta novela que, capítulo tras capítulo, cobra la velocidad y el vértigo de las novelas policiales.
Royalty
Series: RiffRaff Records. Price: $0.99 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.
Claude Ranger: Canadian Jazz Legend
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Claude Ranger: Canadian Jazz Legend presents a sympathetic portrait of this remarkable musician and offers a perceptive overview of the Canadian jazz scene during the 35 years in which, by turns, his career flourished, faltered and flourished again.
Blues; La Historia Avante del Mito - Una crónica inédita y jamás revelada
Price: Free! Words: 55,750. Language: Spanish. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Blues
La verdadera historia del blues por delante del mito. Basado en fuentes confiables, se demuestra que después de Estados Unidos, México fue el país que más contribuyó en el desarrollo del blues. Con guitarras mexicanas de 6 y 12 cuerdas, talentosos guitarristas mexicanos; Las dos grandes ramas del blues, el blues del Delta y el blues de Texas, tienen una gran influencia mexicana.
The Greatest Songwriter/Performer Albums In Recorded Music History - Part 2
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 73,740. Language: American English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference, Nonfiction » Music » Music reference
Part two of a very interesting musical journey. This is a book dedicated to the greatest albums in the history of popular music recorded in which the artist has performed and composed or co-composed each and every track. It is a fascinating look at collection of recordings from a wide range of musical genres. A true collection of some of the greatest albums of all time done by some of the best.
Hawkwind: Sonic Assassins
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 152,080. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Other biographies
Hawkwind: Sonic Assassins relates the long and twisting history of one of the most iconic British rock bands, told through interviews with many of the legion of musicians who have passed through the ranks.
Mist
Series: The Smoky Blues. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,820. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Bluegrass, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The widow of a lying drug dealer, dulcimer-player Kylie Barstow Richards finds herself struggling to see through the mists of the Smokey Mountains to the truth—about her life, about the nightclub where she works, and about the bluegrass-playing musician who has arrived to steal her heart.
Rock God
Series: Hearts of Metal. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,060. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Fleeing tragedy and infidelity, twenty-five-year-old Shayna Jones takes the longest walk of her life—which ends with her in the protective and possessive arms of heavy metal music’s hottest commodity, Dante Deity.
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.
The Vinyl Dialogues Volume III: Stacks of Wax
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Full of interviews with the artists who made some of the most memorable - and a few not-so-memorable - albums of the 1970s, the third book in The Vinyl Dialogues series by award-winning journalist Mike Morsch offers more backstories on the music of the decade as told by the artists themselves.
Piping Hot!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,700. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Ethnic, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join the zany adventures and crazy gigs of author Susan Planck as she mixes the culture of Scottish music with the distinctive cultures of China, Japan, and Chile, all with a twist of humor that ties them together. What was it like to play bagpipes to Chinese performing the martial art of Tai Chi? Or on the Great Wall of China? The top of Fujiyama in Japan?
Springsteen: A Notion Deep Inside
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,090. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Everybody has a hungry heart…and a Bruce story. At times comical, informative, and opinionated, author Greg Miller embarks on a casual jaunt through the timeline of Springsteen’s early career. From the diverse perspectives of unusual encounters and interviews, the author observes the emerging career of rock 'n roll's premier entertainer and explains why he is The Boss.
How To Move a Piano by Yourself with the Wrong Equipment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,630. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments
Until this book was written, the only ways you would have gotten your piano moved were either with a bunch of friends, brute force and a “figure-it-out-as-we-go” attitude, or to give in and hire piano movers. Now you can learn how to move a piano by yourself even if you don't have the right equipment.