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Bloodhound Gang
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Price: Free! Words: 33,660. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: 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
The Top 40 Annual 1988
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 112,770. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Discography & Buyer’s Guides
Leading chart historian James Masterton presents a detailed account of every act and every hit single to reach the UK Top 40 during the course of this historic year in popular music.
You Guys are Good - for Girls! One Woman's Musical Breakthrough in a Male-Dominated World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,290. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Gegensatz Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The autobiography of the leader of several all-woman electric bands in the 1960s and 1970s.
Keno's Album Review: The 2014 Collection
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You set the price! Words: 26,380. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: 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
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Price: Free! Words: 23,680. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Lyrics
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The Greatest Songwriter/Performer Albums In Recorded Music History
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: American English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: 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?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
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.
The Ultimate Book on Songwriting
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 75,030. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
MR. AL KASHA has won awards and acclaim in every musical medium. In the combined areas of POP, R&B and COUNTRY music, he has won two ACADEMY AWARDS for BEST SONG “THE MORNING AFTER” from THE POSEIDON ADVENTURE, and “WE MAY NEVER LOVE LIKE THIS AGAIN” from THE TOWERING INFERNO. MR. KASHA has also been nominated for two other Awards in BEST SONG and BEST SCORE for “CANDLE ON THE WATER’ Pete's Dragon
The Venue Book: Keys To Conquering Country Music Booking
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Price: $99.50 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
"The Venue Book" is essentially the encyclopedia of country music venues. It boasts contact information for more than 3,500 venues nationwide. It contains venue listings for every state in the US, and D.C. "The Venue Book" is laid out in an easy to read format that is time saving and efficient. also contains informational & educational articles to help anyone get started with booking.
Confessions of a Beatlemaniac!
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,860. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
This is a true story written by Dee Elias revealing her teenage escapades and her crazy idea meet the Beatles! Her illustrations reflect a comic relief to a very emotional time for Dee and her friends as they plotted and schemed to meet John, Paul, George and Ringo during the time of love and innocence in America in the mid-1960s.
How To Write Your Song
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,950. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
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
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Series: History of Hip Hop. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: 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.
Find Your Voice – The No.1 Singing Tutor
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,700. Language: British English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Voice
'Find Your Voice – The No.1 Singing Tutor' is the fully revised and extended edition of this classic, best-selling singing book. 'Find Your Voice' is the ultimate, user-friendly guide to singing and the voice for singers of all styles and abilities.The author, Jo Thompson, is one of the UK's leading vocal coaches with over 25 years of experience in TV, film and the music industry.
Welcome to Brown Town: San Antonio Punk and Underground Music 1978-2014
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
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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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,080. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Sheet music and song books
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.
Flute Essentials: What You Need To Succeed
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Musical instruments
This book is designed for flute players, from beginner level and up. It discusses a broad range of important topics in just a few chapters: choosing a flute, model types, avoiding lemons, saving money, getting deals, and more. It addresses the factors that create disinterest in music, and highlights the facts you need to take hold of the enjoyment you seek.
Rondalla and Stringed Instruments
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: 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
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: French. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
« 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
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 159,330. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: 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..