Books tagged: blues

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Celebrity Ghost Stories - Joe Cocker, spooks and the haunted nightclub
By Don Hale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Joe Cocker made his name in the rough, tough, grimy streets and equally grimy nightclubs of Sheffield in northern England, UK, during the early 1960s. Read how Joe Cocker and the club management team had to cope with spooks, mysterious happenings and hauntings, then learn how a stunned and disillusioned Joe Cocker first had contact with the spirits to find out about his first hit record!
Losing the 21st Century Blues
By Zita Weber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Losing the 21st Century Blues is a book that explores the - who, what, why, when and how to get over - ‘the blues’. Depression can present in many ways and is no respecter of persons. Over a lifetime, up to one in four people will experience a depression. This little book will give you some strategies, reveal how other people have coped and provide you with some quotable quotes.
Secrets of the Guitar - How to play the Blues scale in E (minor)
By Herman Brock, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Learn how to play the blues scale in E minor. Learn all the blues scale patterns on different positions on the neck, and how to switch from one position to another fast. - The guitar neck explained - I - IV - V explained - 12 bar blues explained - Blues scale in E explained - Different positions on the neck - Bending strings
The Pecan Stand
By FM Stutz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 143,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction
Each of us has a Groove in Life, that place where you're meant to be, doing what you're meant to do. Dutch John Van Rensburg finds his groove in a mysterious all-black town where the residents have a very good reason to fear whites. Because neither John nor the town's folk have any choice, they reluctant take him in. And over time he falls in love with them, and they come to see him as family...
Spinning Blues Into Gold: The Chess Brothers and the Legendary Chess Records
By Nadine Cohodas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction
The story of the Chess brothers, who worked hand-in-glove with disenfranchised black musicians, and how their lives entwined with the great blues, r&b, and rock artists who appeared on their legendary record labels. They changed what America and the world listened to, introducing us to Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Etta James and countless others.
Tranen in de rivier
By Django Mathijsen
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: Dutch. Published: June 1, 2012 by e-Publikant. Category: Fiction
Een jazzgitarist die zijn ziel aan de duivel heeft verkocht, werkt in Hamburg op de Reeperbahn in de jaren vijftig. Daar ontmoet hij een getalenteerde, maar levensgevaarlijke zangeres.
Outside Looking In
By Pete Mitchell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Derwent Press. Category: Nonfiction
Life has its price, and one way or another; we will all pay for it. In 1966, I went to see a clairvoyant called, 'Madame Faye.' Her prediction of the death of president J.F. Kennedy brought her worldwide recognition. For me she predicted, “You will be successful with your music, but only after a long hazardous journey, and you'll have to sacrifice everything for it."
The Owl's Call
By B Jetschko
Price: Free! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction
An odd coming of age story with a girl's bus trip to Ottawa leading to a meeting with an icon; and death.
Sit Down! Listen To This!
By Bill Sykes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 123,700. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Nonfiction
Roger Eagle was a towering figure in British popular music. Uniquely his influence straddled the cultural divide separating Manchester and Liverpool.
So, You Want to Start a Band?
By Charles Cunningham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,080. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Ever wanted to form your own band, but didn't know where to begin. Whether your dream band play rock, country, dance, or any other genre, this simple to read guide can get you going in the right direction to make your dreams come true. For those with experience, this guide also includes some ideas and concepts you may not currently be aware of. Managers, band names, forms, it's all here.