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Legends of Rock & Roll - Michael Jackson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
They called Michael Jackson the "King of Pop". He outsold Elvis and every other performer of the past fifty years. His story is one of success, heartbreak and loneliness: extreme highs and terrible lows. He was called every name the press could think of. His life was not a happy one, but he rose above it all and became one of the most beloved performers of of the past hundred years.
Лица Рока
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,590. Language: Russian. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Занимательное повествование о творцах рок-музыки, портреты известных рок-музыкантов в свете теории структурного гороскопа.
With Vengeance
Series: Hearts of Metal. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,070. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal
Katana James is about to become the studio guitarist for her favorite heavy metal band ever—and meet the musicians, music, and man of her dreams.
Legends of Soul - James Brown
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,290. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Soul & R 'n B
Have you ever wondered who the real James Brown is? Read Legends of Soul - James Brown to find out. This book covers his entire life, from his stillborn birth in Georgia to his death in 2006 and everything in between, concentrating on the wonderful music. This book is about the music. In fact, when a James Brown song came on the radio, it was hard not to get up and dance.
Legends of Rock & Roll - Elton John
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,150. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
One of the greatest performers of the past 40 years, Elton John has sold over 200 Million albums worldwide. He is the only person in the history of rock and roll to place a song in the Top 40 for every year for a span of 25 years (1969 - 1995.) The Legends of Rock & Roll series is written to honor the great people who have provided us with the music of our lives.
The Shakesouts Of Rock & Roll
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 49,230. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
One of thee most influential forces in American history has been Rock & Roll. Born in the late 1940's. It exploded on the national scene in the 50s, with Elvis Presley. In the 60s, the Beatles led a revolution that changed not only America but the world. The story is here, the people, the groups and the songs. If you love Rock & Roll, this is the book for you.
Kids in Musicianland: Five Reasons to Stick with It
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,300. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Appreciation
Hey, kids! Here are the five reasons you should stick with the music instruction you sometimes just hate . . . If you hang in there . . . 1. You'll meet a lot of great, new people who also stuck with it . . . 2. You’ll be part of a team (band, orchestra, choir, etc.) 3. You may become a part of musical history . . . 4. You'll get to travel . . . 5. You'll balance your life with MUSIC!
Legends of Rock & Roll - Fleetwood Mac
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
Fleetwood Mac is one of the greatest American Bands of the Twentieth Century. The Legends of Rock & Roll series is about the music we have listened to over the past fifty years. This is a mini-biography of the band Fleetwood Mac, but even more importantly, it's about the music that they created; the songs that built a generation.
Punk Rocker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Along with Brenda and the West Coast punks, Punk Rocker features rebels, writers, commentators and street kids from all over America – talking about the music, the fashion, the attitude, the passion, the lifestyle and, of course, the bands who made it all happen.
I Know Country!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Country
“I Know Country!” is the day-by-day book of country music questions and answers. Here are 366 challenging questions that test your knowledge of country music stars and the songs and songwriters that made them famous, plus unique ‘fascinating factoids’ that will surprise and amaze you.
Les chansons de Madonna
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 44,160. Language: French. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Biography » Artists, architects, & photographers
Ce livre retrace l'extraordinaire carrière de Madonna en racontant l’histoire de tous ses singles et de quelques chansons secondaires mais importantes. Le livre conte également l'histoire des albums. Une mine d’anecdotes incroyables sur Madonna...
Giocare Agli Indiani - Tutto Renato dalla A allo Zero
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,470. Language: Italian. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
La drammatica vita, scandita nei dischi e nelle singole canzoni, dell'Artista più imprevedibile e incontrollabile della scena italiana. I grandi successi, le crisi, i passi falsi, le risalite, le contraddizioni. Tutto in un Canzoniere come uno specchio, unico per ammissioni e rivelazioni, per raccontare di una identità sempre cercata, sempre cancellata, sempre riscritta...
The High Road: Memories from a Long Trip
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 by Fresh Ink Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Music » Country
Country Music Hall of Fame drummer Mark Herndon’s memoir The High Road includes touring with one of the most celebrated bands ever.
All Kinds of Time: The Enduring Spirit of the Creative Music Studio
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
All Kinds of Time is a celebration of the creative spirit of Karl Berger and Ingrid Sertso and the expansive Creative Music Studio family, which has enabled CMS to remain vital, forty-three years after its founding.
Jazz Practice Ideas with Your Real Book: For Beginner & Intermediate Jazz Musicians
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,150. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz, Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Exercises
Thirty-Six Jazz Practice Ideas to Get the Most from Your Real Book! Studying Jazz? You may know about the REAL BOOK, but what you probably don’t know is how much MUSICAL PROGRESS can be accomplished with only a single jazz fake book! Don’t know what to practice? Don’t want to waste valuable time? Do you know why many young musicians fail? Why intermediate-level musicians get stuck?
Karol Szymanowski: Correspondence, Volume 1: 1902–1919
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 184,640. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician
This first volume of Karol Szymanowski's correspondence, edited and translated by Alistair Wightman, is now accessible in English for the first time. Spanning 1902–1919, the letters begin with the composer’s student years, leading to his experiences of the First World War and the Bolshevik Revolution, and culminate with his desperate attempts to find a way to the newly independent Poland.
Bobby, Bruce & the Bronx: The Secrets of Hip-Hop Chess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Bobby, Bruce & the Bronx: The Secrets of Hip-Hop Chess is a history book about hip-hop, chess, and martial arts in America in the 1970s. As someone who worked with hip-hop musicians in Compton and established the Hip-Hop Chess Federation, Adisa (The Bishop) is an expert who presents stories and draws insights from that time.
Wanda Landowska - Manuel de Falla : Correspondance (1922-1931)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: French. Published: February 26, 2016 by Liesbeth Heenk. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Music » Classical
Cette correspondance, entretenue entre le compositeur espagnol Manuel de Falla et la claveciniste franco-polonaise Wanda Landowska, suit les traces d’une amitié dont on sait qu’à un moment donné, elle s’est refroidie. Mais elle a été profonde : « trop précieuse et trop élevée pour qu’on l’expose au moindre doute » écrivait Landowska en 1927.
Musical Truth
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 174,170. Language: British English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
To most people, the music industry represents a source of harmless fun and entertainment. Beneath the glossy veneer, however, lies the devastating truth of who really controls these institutions, and the deeply malevolent agendas for which they're being used.
The Story of Clouds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography, Nonfiction » Music » Rock music
The Clouds, a psychedelic-cum-prog-rock band from Scotland found success in the late 60s. Managed by Brian Epstein (The Beatles), and later by Terry Ellis. They were acclaimed by fans, and other acts of their time, such as David Bowie, Jon Anderson(Yes), and Pete Townsend. This is the story of The Clouds, their rise and fall, and the now famous environment of music in the 60's, and 70's.