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The Beatles! The Inside Story Behind the World's Greatest Rock and Roll Band by Kerry Kensington
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,210. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017 by Librarty House Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
The true inside story of the rise of The Beatles from the people who knew them best: those who traveled with the group and were there first hand to experience Beatlemania from behind the scenes.
Minneapolis Reign (A Guide To Prince’s Hometown)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,030. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Sixth Element Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal
Part travel guide and part biography, this is one Prince fan’s emotional account of an incredible journey he felt compelled to make in honour of his musical hero.
The Ghosts of Jim Morrison, The Phantom of Detroit, and the Fates of Rock 'n' Roll
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,960. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
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: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,130. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, 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: $2.99 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 Gospel According to Abraham: From Delta Boy to Tour Manager
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by thewordverve inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Music business
Going on the road with a bunch of talented musicians isn’t all glitz and glamour, says Paul Abraham, but a more enjoyable job would be hard to find. His memoir will take you behind the scenes, offering intimate details of the kind of life a roadie or a musician leads. But that’s not all. There is much more to Paul than his experiences as a tour manager. He has had a full and entertaining life, ind
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.
The MusicSocket.com Music Industry Directory 2018
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,780. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2017 by JP&A Dyson. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Reference » Directories
This indispensable directory is a must-have for anyone wanting to make it in the music industry. It gives you: hundreds of record labels; hundreds of music managers; indexes by genre, so you can quickly find all the right listings; and access to overseas markets. It also provides free access to the entire current databases online, including over 1,700 record labels, and over 1,100 managers.
Giants of Bass - Volume 2: 80s & 90s
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 52,630. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and 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.
As The Years Go By ... Conversations With Canada's Folk Rock & Pop Pioneers
Price: $7.99 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
Once Upon a Record: A Very Musical Autobiography
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,430. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Biography
Once Upon a Record takes the reader behind the usually sacrosanct doors of the music industry. Geoffrey Weule has worked with some of the greatest names in music and entertainment. His career, spanning more than half a century, covered record retail, record companies, artist management, music, video publishing and, live shows. From Michael Jackson to Dame Joan Sutherland, it's all here!
The Teflon Don Murder: The Murder Of The Notorious B.I.G.
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
An in depth look at the Notorious BIG murder. We have spent the last 20 years pouring over every single detail of the night of his murder. We have investigated and dissected every single theory that has ever been presented.
Vote Techno Party
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,270. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
Displaced and prematurely cynical, Selene comes to London and loses herself in its techno party scene. She has one goal in mind: to erase herself.
Indigo
Series: The Smokey Blues. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2017 by Boroughs. 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: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Boroughs. 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.
Wonderful World of Percussion: My Life Behind Bars
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 68,660. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
This book’s lifetime of insightful and hilarious experiences include years with Frank Sinatra and George Harrison, as well as many anecdotes involving Burt Bacharach, Elvis Presley and Ravi Shankar, as well as most major recording artists.
Twin Wars (D.O.R.K. Series Book Three)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Madison Daley has been sucked into a celebrity feud. Her twin sister, Raven Redinger, is bent on destroying her forever. Raven is a formidable foe, but Madison is a future rock star and not the type of girl to give up without a fight.
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.
The Sister Code (D.O.R.K. Series Book Two)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Madison Daley puts her fate in her long-lost twin sister's hands, choosing fame and family over love. When her ex decides he wants in on her new life and won't take "no" for an answer, will Madison be able to resist?