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Americas All Time Favorite Songs
Americas All Time Favorite Songs
Paperback      ISBN: 0825612306
Over 200 best-loved songs in full piano arrangement. Battle songs, sea shanties, hymns and spirituals, patriotic anthems and other traditional songs. Spiral Bound.
Air Guitar: Essays on Art & Democracy
Air Guitar
Essays on Art & Democracy
Paperback      ISBN: 0963726455
Essays explore the influence of art in twentieth-century American culture, including jazz, basketball, professional wrestling, magic, gambling, entrepreneurship, series television and automotive design
The Beatles Anthology
The Beatles Anthology
Hardcover      ISBN: 0811826848
Created in cooperation with the surviving Beatles and Yoko Ono, this anthology of personal memorabilia, documents, photographs, and other items from personal archives chronicles the band's Liverpool origins, rise to fame, and breakup.
Fargo Rock City: A Heavy Metal Odyssey in Rural North Dakota
Fargo Rock City
A Heavy Metal Odyssey in Rural North Dakota
Hardcover      ISBN: 0743202279
A comic memoir of growing up as a heavy metal junkie in rural North Dakota in the 1980s retraces the author's coming of age to the soundtrack of Motley Crue, Ratt, Poison, Krokus, and other hard-hitting, take-no-prisoners rock bands.
Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions 1960-1994
Bob Dylan
The Recording Sessions 1960-1994
Paperback      ISBN: 0312150679
A comprehensive listing and evaluation of all of the legendary musician's recording sessions includes information on every song Dylan recorded and a list of accompanying musicians
Inside the Hits
Inside the Hits
Paperback      ISBN: 0634014307
How does a song become more than words and music to represent or influence the voice of a generation? Inside the Hits dissects more than 60 of the most powerful and memorable hit songs since the birth of rock and roll to reveal the roots of their success. Author Wayne Wadhams examines the key ingredients that made the songs work then and now, including: melody, lyrics, performance, production, artist image, promotion, and market timing. What really stopped Mick Jagger from getting "Satisfaction"? How did a secretary who was mistaken for a prostitute give Donna Summer her new sound? Find all the answers in Inside the Hits. "Reading Inside the Hits was like reliving some of the most memorable moments in rock and roll. A captivating read for industry professionals and fans alike." - Phil Ramone
Bessie Smith
Bessie Smith
Paperback      ISBN: 1899791701
Lennon Remembers
Lennon Remembers
Hardcover      ISBN: 1859846009
Presents interviews conducted with John Lennon in December, 1970, in which he discusses the breakup of the Beatles, his favorite Beatles songs and how they were recorded, and his relationship with Yoko Ono.
Rock Drums Basics, Steps One and Two Combined
Rock Drums Basics, Steps One and Two Combined
Paperback      ISBN: 1576235610
The first step towards experiencing the fun of playing rock music. This book & CD package will guide you through everything you need to know to begin playing rock drums. Topics include practice tips, note values, eighth- and sixteenth-note variations, the bass drum, fill ideas for each groove, open hi-hat technique, two-bar patterns, ride cymbal technique, rock ballads and shuffles, developing a groove with a bass player, three play-along charts, warm-ups and much more.
Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley
Last Train to Memphis
The Rise of Elvis Presley
Paperback      ISBN: 0316332259
A prize-winning biography draws on almost a decade of research to recreate, in vivid detail, the beginning of the King's career. Reprint. National ad/promo. NYT.