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Bloodhound Gang
Price: Free! Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
- Dingleberry Haze (1994) - Use Your Fingers (1995) - One Fierce Beer Coaster (1996) - Hooray for Boobies (1999) - Hefty Fine (2005) - Show Us Your Hits (2011) - Singles
You Guys are Good - for Girls! One Woman's Musical Breakthrough in a Male-Dominated World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
The autobiography of the leader of several all-woman electric bands in the 1960s and 1970s.
Keno's Album Review: The 2014 Collection
You set the price! Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
A list of album reviews published on Keno's Album Review for the year 2014. Containing bands and artists from around the world, my goal is to introduce readers to new music. Whether an older band or newer, whether popular or not, I hope to give the readers something new to listen to. So sit back, relax, and enjoy some new music.
Mass Hysteria
Price: Free! Words: 23,680. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
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The Greatest Songwriter/Performer Albums In Recorded Music History
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Reference
The first music history reference book of its kind! We reveal the greatest popular music albums, both composed and performed by the same artist or artists. The premise being the artists must have written or co-written and also performed, either vocally and/or instrumentally on every track contained on their album. These are the most talented artists in the world of popular music!
The Music Business is Corrupt... or Maybe You Just Can't Sing?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
LET’S KEEP IT 100% REAL: WHEN THERE’S NO ONE LEFT TO BLAME, MAYBE ITS YOU! “The Music Business is Corrupt… or Maybe You Just Can’t Sing?” is a no-nonsense, self-help book for struggling musicians and anyone in any industry that feels as if something or someone is holding them back. Designed to candidly but lovingly teach you how to get your act together and take responsibility for your career.
How To Write Your Song
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Composition
This e-book provides you with a proven method for writing songs. We don’t believe in relying on talent or inspiration. We believe songwriting is a craft that can be mastered with a bit of work. It is not so hard to write an inspired song. Anyone can do it. Even though the course is not very hard to follow, our whole method is based on centuries of teaching musical theory.
Hip Hop: The Complete Archives
Series: History of Hip Hop. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists
Written by the first professional journalist to travel to the South Bronx to document the origins of hip hop, and for the first time, all the groundbreaking journalism and book, as well as the first version of the Beat Street script have been collected into one volume that also includes The Pied Piper of of Hip Hop, The Great Phase 2, and Bugging Out on the Endless Beat.
A Very Pagan Holiday Songbook: 37 alternative carols, chants, songs, and parodies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
Just in time for the Winter Solstice! This is an enjoyable sing-along collection of original, alternative lyrics, with a Neopagan sensibility, set to many familiar holiday and folk tunes. Subjects range from stewardship of the Earth, to rollicking send-ups of over-played "store music" holiday songs. No music to read, just fun lyrics, and notation about what tunes they fit.
Welcome to Brown Town: San Antonio Punk and Underground Music 1978-2014
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
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Story of one of the most violent punk scenes in America. Nazis, Suicidals, SHARP Skins, gay bashing, drug dealing, murders, robberies, rapes, prostitution, & gang fights in the pit. Over 200 music links to San Antonio & Texas music Punk thrash hellbilly industrial ska oi Over 60 band biographies Over 30 club & festival histories 9 punk rock & skinhead gang histories Photos and further readi
Hunting Songs Volume Two : Lakeland Songs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hunting
143 pages, 51 traditional songs interspersed with text and amusing anecdotes. Most of the songs in this book have been passed down from generation to generation, each an important part of Lakeland (Cumbria, UK) oral history. Hence there is no conventional spelling, punctuation or grammar for these written versions, many containing words of dialect.
Rondalla and Stringed Instruments
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,370. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
A short and concise ebook that will teach you how to play the stringed instruments found in the Philippine rondalla (Guitar, Bass, Banduria, Laud and Octavina) and learn true basic music concepts at the same time!
Les Chansons des Rolling Stones
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
« Satisfaction », « Jumpin’Jack Flash », « Sympathy for the Devil », « Angie », « Paint it black », « Start me up », « Ruby Tuesday », « Miss You »… La seule évocation de ces titre suffit à susciter une émotion, à transporter l’âme vers des cimes où elle se sent bien. Dans ce livre, nous découvrons que ces chansons que nous aimons tant ont eu une histoire passionnante,..
Soft Machine: Out-Bloody-Rageous
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 159,330. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
The biography of the pioneering band who shaped psychedelic rock, progressive rock and jazz-rock. It recounts Soft Machine’s colourful career and unravels the mystique behind this elusive band. This revised and updated edition includes over a hundred illustrations, a concert file and discography. The first edition won an Award for Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research..
The Beatles' Recordings. A Compendium
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Reference, Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
The Beatles’ Recordings gives the facts behind all the Beatles' studio, television, radio and film recordings – dates; locations; take and mix numbers; overdubbing, editing and release details; and UK and US chart data. From ‘Across The Universe’ to ‘Your Feet’s Too Big’, it details the 314 songs that the Beatles recorded and released between 1958 and 2013.
Singing My Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,980. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Bapalar. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » World music
Valentina Süzükei takes readers on a journey through the life of legendary throat singer Kongar-ool Ondar. When he came onto the scene in 1989, Ondar was one of the pioneers of Tuvan throat singing in the West. Süzükei tells stories of his childhood, his first travels abroad, his collaborations with Frank Zappa, and his work on the Genghis Blues motion picture.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Antimony and How a White Wedding at the Hunger Games Had a Mocking Jay Nixon and Silent Bob Strike Back at Magical ME 23rd, Volume 51
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 47. Price: Free! Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
Volume 51 is a continuation of Volume 50. It covers news for 8/14 of 2014 to 8/16 of 2014. It does a Psychic Examination of the incident in Ferguson, Missouri using Psychic Forensic Analysis of the data. It also covers the theme of Madonna and the news articles pertaining to God that surfaced. There's also references to Harry Potter and the movie "Crazy, Stupid, Love."
Shamanic Drumming Circles Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Percussion
Indigenous shamanic peoples have gathered in community drum circles for thousands of years. Although most of us did not grow up in an indigenous shamanic tradition, we can still tap into the healing power of shamanic drumming. Drawing upon twenty-five years of experience, shamanic practitioner Michael Drake has written a step-by-step guide to creating and facilitating shamanic drumming circles.
How to Write a Song in 30 Minutes or Less
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,420. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Composition
A crash course in quick songwriting, this book features everything you need to get your creative juices flowing to create chart-topping hits made for today's radio in 30 minutes or less. From inspiration to completion, this 140-page package gives you all you need!
Writin' Dirty: An Anthology
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
Writin' Dirty is a collection of the 100 best essays hip-hop blogger Byron Crawford wrote from 2006 to 2011, selected from over 1,000 total, i.e. the top 10%—this is a book both Mitt Romney and the black guy who operates his car elevator could appreciate.