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From Karaoke to the Platters
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,930. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography, Nonfiction » Music » Voice
The incredible and inspirational tale of how Paul B Allen III went from singing in karaoke establishments, to become the lead singer of one of the greatest vocal groups of all time, The Platters (Only You; Smoke Gets in Your Eyes; The Great Pretender, etc.). Paul documents step by step the things he did to make it happen, giving anecdotal experiences from his life that will entertain and delight.
A Damsel In Distress Episode 15
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Screenplays » Drama
Chocolate Pharaoh is having trouble with a past employee; his personal chef.
Just Wanted to Learn
Price: Free! Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
This a true story about a boy who wants to be a good guitarist like his dad. He goes through a lot of bad times in life. He notices that one thing always stayed with him and that was the want to keep on learning on to be better. He deals with a lot of death and heartbreak. A great read for all guitarist.
Payola Bribery In The Record Business And Television
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Payola, or paying disc jockeys and other radio and television employees to play particular songs, was the subject of Congressional hearings in 1959 and 1960. Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand, was summoned to testify before a House subcommittee of investigators. At issue was censorship, the suspension of radio and television station licenses, etc. The lessons of payola are pertinent today.
Your Band Is A Virus - Expanded Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,590. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
“Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition” is the bigger and better sequel to 2010's bestselling book "Your Band Is A Virus - Behind-the-Scenes & Viral Marketing for the Independent Musician". Almost double the size of it's predecessor, "Your Band Is A Virus! Expanded Edition" is the ultimate music marketing guide for serious independent musicians and bands.
Power, Passion and Beauty - The Story of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra - Special Edition eBook 2013
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,120. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music reference, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
The Special Edition eBook “Power, Passion and Beauty - The Story of the Legendary Mahavishnu Orchestra” is the updated 2013 version of the critically acclaimed work first published in 2006. Carlos Santana, Chick Corea, Herbie Hancock, Joe Zawinul, Pat Metheny, Jeff Beck and many other music giants cooperated exclusively with Walter Kolosky to tell the story of the "greatest band that ever was."
Jesse McCartney - Beautiful Soul (Lyrics)
Price: Free! Words: 4,720. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Screenplays » Musical
Jesse McCartney - Beautiful Soul (Lyrics)
Wilderness Rhythms: Playing music to enhance the nature experience
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
A well written work that captures important aspects of the wilderness experience and of playing music to enhance it. Through his journaling, the author uncovers a state of expanded awareness that can be reached regularly and quickly. The author’s knowledge of traditional survival skills and lore offer much insight throughout. A must read for nature and music enthusiasts!
Murphy's Laws of Songwriting (Revised 2013)
Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 33,000. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Songwriting
Achieving "hit writer" status has always been a formidable goal for any songwriter. Catching the ear of the monumentally distracted listener has never been more difficult. Getting their attention, inviting them in to your song and keeping them there requires more than being just a "good" songwriter. Murphy’s Laws of Songwriting arms the songwriter for success by demystifying the process.
A Pocket Guide To The Music Business
Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Music business
So you want to make it in the music business. This book is designed to give you a broad understanding of the music business and how to think ‘outside of the box’. Questions like: Do we need an agent? Do we need a manager? How much do we pay them? How do we get a record deal? This book covers these conundrums and looks at an overview of the industry and the professions within it. Good luck!