Books tagged: music and culture

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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.
The Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory | Summary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Pop Vocal, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / entertainment
The Song Machine: Inside the Hit Factory is all about the hit track: Who writes them, how they are made, their emergence into mainstream culture and their relevance in today’s society. In the First Verse, John Seabrook illuminates the history of pop and profiles Swedish producers, the late Mr. Pop, and his protégé, Max Martin.
Why Music Matters: Essays on the State of Popular Music Today
Price: Free! Words: 16,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » History & Criticism
From his love of the Cure to his hatred of Auto-Tune, author Peter Lee of Hooks and Harmony writes about music in a way that's engaging, funny and poignant.
Agent Nine and the Killer Beats
Price: Free! Words: 11,560. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Agent Nine, an intergalactic secret agent, is forced to complete his coworker's failed mission. As his team tries to protect the world from hearing the most horrific music ever produced, Russia and America are on the brink of a nuclear war.
beat street 1984
Price: Free! Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Screenplays » Musical
An aspiring DJ, from the South Bronx, and his best friend, a promoter, try to get into show business by exposing people to hip-hop music and culture.
The Inc'd Mag Volume 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Genres & styles / general, Nonfiction » Music » Reference
The 1st installment of The Inc'd Mag from Black Print Entertainment Inc. The magazine covers independent artists, DJs, Music Producers, Independent Radio Stations, Music, Music Applications, Contests, and Events. ISSN 2374-6432
Outside Music, Inside Voices: Dialogues on Improvisation and the Spirit of Creative Music
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 113,940. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Individual Composer & Musician, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit
Outside Music, Inside Voices is an exploration of the outer realm of music and the inner voices of creative musicians. Guitarist-composer Garrison Fewell’s book shares musician-to-musician dialogues centered around the ways in which spiritual values inform the lives and art of improvisers.
With Vigilance-A Woman in Long Term Recovery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 231,050. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / domestic partner abuse
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I am woman in long term recovery. I have come a long long way from Lear Jets and Limo's, struggling to find myself, be a mother, stand proud and discover what matters.My story is honestly and painfully shared. Total rejection and disowning from many has been a part of the story-but the freedom, the joy and the ability to live life to the fullest is shared as well. Woman in recovery are warriors!
Mission to Anarchy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A shadowy and powerful syndicate targets the stressed captain of a training starship. Seventy ensigns, fresh from the academy, are all trying to make a good impression. A shocking discovery is made, that the captain did not want. New ideas and concepts sweep through the ship. Everything drives the starship “Rapier” toward ANARCHY!
Blue Note Heaven
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014 by Pentucket Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Max Freeman, a jazz musician, arrives in Heaven to play his version of gospel standards, but clashes with the rule that only music of worship can be performed. Freeman's virtuosity draws attention to himself, not to God. One admirer remains: Johann Sebastian Bach, whose sacred works are revered even while his secular works are banned. Improvisational sparks fly. The serpent is loose.