13 March 2013, 05:11 | Category: Music
All Yesterdays' Parties: The Velvet Underground in Print, 1966-1971 by Clinton Heylin Da Capo Press | 2005 | ISBN: 0786736895 | EPUB | 6.13MB An invaluable resource, a trove of lore for anyone interested in The Velvet Underground, their roots, and legacy.
11 March 2013, 05:37 | Category: Music
Historical Dictionary of Jazz by John S Davis Scarecrow Press | 2012 | ISBN: 0810878984 | EPUB | 683.11KB Jazz is a music formed from a combination of influences. In its infancy, jazz was a melting pot of military brass bands…
11 March 2013, 05:35 | Category: Music
Confronting Silence: Selected Writings by Toru Takemitsu Scarecrow Press | 1995 | ISBN: 1461664845 | EPUB | 2.74MB In these writings, available here in English for the first time, the distinguished Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu reflects on his contemporaries…
11 March 2013, 05:12 | Category: Music
All You Have to Do is Listen: Music from the Inside Out by Rob Kapilow John Wiley & Sons | 2008 | ISBN: 0470385448 | EPUB | 5.61MB Rob Kapilow has been helping audiences hear more in great music for almost twenty years with his What Makes It Great?
09 March 2013, 09:05 | Category: Music
Feel Like Going Home: Portraits in Blues and Rock 'n' Roll by Peter Guralnick Back Bay Books | 1999 | ISBN: 0316332720 | EPUB | 8.75MB This vivid celebration of blues and early rock 'n' roll includes some of the first and most illuminating profiles of such blues masters as Muddy Waters…
09 March 2013, 08:59 | Category: Music
What Killed the Great and Not So Great Composers by Joseph W Lewis Jr AuthorHouse | 2010 | ISBN: 1449075843 | EPUB | 3.61MB From a personally assembled database of 13,859 classical musicians, What Killed the Great and not so Great Composers?
08 March 2013, 06:24 | Category: Music
Great Operas: A Guide to Twenty-Five of the World's Finest Musical Experiences by Michael Steen Icon Books | 2012 | ISBN: 1848314574 | EPUB | 5.53MB From Great Composers author Michael Steen, a unique multi-platform project offering a royal box view into one of mankind’s greatest art forms.
08 March 2013, 06:15 | Category: Music
The Strangest Tribe: How a Group of Seattle Rock Bands Invented Grunge by Stephen Tow Sasquatch Books | 2011 | ISBN: 1570617430 | EPUB | 3.97MB Grunge isn’t dead – but was it every truly alive?
01 March 2013, 06:07 | Category: Music
The Dictionary of Rock and Pop Names: Why Were They Called That? From Aaliyah to ZZ Top by Mark Beech Remember When | 2009 | ISBN: 1844158071 | EPUB | 11.82MB Mark Beech's 1998 predecessor, The A-Z of Names in Rock generated over 50 radio interviews, 15 articles, 7 features in nationals and two serializations.
01 March 2013, 06:05 | Category: Music
Rock 'n' Roll Myths: The True Stories Behind the Most Infamous Legends by Gary Graff, Daniel Durchholz Voyageur Press | 2012 | ISBN: 076034230X | EPUB | 78.37MB It's perhaps the relative modernity of rock 'n' roll that makes the genre a minefield of myths and legends accepted as truth.