Hound Dog

Hound Dog

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ISBN Code : 9781416559382
Book Author : Jerry Leiber
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Total Pages : 515

Hound Dog Book Detail/ Review :

IN 1950 a couple of rhythm and bluesa��loving teenagers named Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller met for the first time. They discovered their mutual affection for R&B and, as Jerry and Mike put it in this fascinating autobiography, began an argument that has been going on for over fifty years with no resolution in sight. Leiber and Stoller were still in their teens when th

Sunshine on My Shoulders

Sunshine on My Shoulders

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ISBN Code : 9781584690481
Book Author : Christopher Canyon
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Total Pages : 464

Sunshine on My Shoulders Book Detail/ Review :

Either as a bedtime lullaby or a sing along/read along for P-K or elementary children, this volume is a delightful, soothing way to teach reading and music together. The hardback edition comes with a CD of John singing Sunshine On My Shoulders and The Music Is You.

Language of the Spirit: An Introduction to Classical Music

Language of the Spirit: An Introduction to Classical Music

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ISBN Code : 9780465097548
Book Author : Jan Swafford
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Total Pages : 544

Language of the Spirit: An Introduction to Classical Music Book Detail/ Review :

For many of us, classical music is something serious-something we study in school, something played by cultivated musicians at fancy gatherings. In Language of the Spirit, renowned music scholar Jan Swafford argues that we have it all wrong: classical music has something for everyone and is accessible to all. Ranging from Gregorian chant to Handels Messiah, from Vivaldis

Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio (Music in American Life)

Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio (Music in American Life)

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ISBN Code : 9780252075247
Book Author : Kristine M. McCusker
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Total Pages : 539

Lonesome Cowgirls and Honky Tonk Angels: The Women of Barn Dance Radio (Music in American Life) Book Detail/ Review :

Popular between the two world wars, American barn dance radio evoked comforting images of a nostalgic and stable past for listeners beset by economic problems at home and worried about totalitarian governments abroad. Sentimental images such as the mountain mother and the chaste everybodys-little-sister girl singer helped to sell a new consumer culture and move commerci

The Complete Guitar Player Songbook

The Complete Guitar Player Songbook

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ISBN Code : 9780860017431
Book Author : Russ Shipton
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Total Pages : 551

The Complete Guitar Player Songbook Book Detail/ Review :

Contains 50 songs arranged in keys that are examined in The Complete Guitar Player method. Includes chords, left-hand fingerings, and right-hand rhythm patterns, also full lyrics.

Cured: The Tale of Two Imaginary Boys

Cured: The Tale of Two Imaginary Boys

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ISBN Code : 9780306824289
Book Author : Lol Tolhurst
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Total Pages : 397

Cured: The Tale of Two Imaginary Boys Book Detail/ Review :

On our first day of school, Robert and I stood at the designated stop at Hevers Avenue with our mothers, and thats when we met for the very first time. We were five years old.So began a lifelong friendship that fourteen years later would result in the formation of The Cure, a quintessential post-punk band whose albums-such as Three Imaginary Boys, Pornography, and Kiss

The Empty Bottle Chicago: 21+ Years of Music / Friendly / Dancing

The Empty Bottle Chicago: 21+ Years of Music / Friendly / Dancing

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ISBN Code : 9781940430546
Book Author : John E. Dugan
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Total Pages : 475

The Empty Bottle Chicago: 21+ Years of Music / Friendly / Dancing Book Detail/ Review :

Cheap drinks, bathroom grafiti, and formidable performances have ruled for nearly a quarter of a century at Chicago�s Empty Bottle. From this collection of photographs, interviews, and essays culled from a community of music fans, bartenders, booking agents, bouncers, and underground musicians emerges a kaleidoscopic history of this influential hole-in-the-wall rock venue,

Lets Clap, Jump, Sing, and Shout; Dance, Spin, and Turn It Out!

Lets Clap, Jump, Sing, and Shout; Dance, Spin, and Turn It Out!

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Book Author : Patricia C. McKissack
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Total Pages : 587

Lets Clap, Jump, Sing, and Shout; Dance, Spin, and Turn It Out! Book Detail/ Review :

Random Houses Schwartz & Wade Books has bought Patricia C. McKissacks Lets Clap, Jump, Sing, and Shout; Dance, Spin, and Turn It Out!, illustrated by Brian Pinkney, a collection of games, songs, and stories from the author�s childhood. Publication is slated for spring 2017.

Sing Me Back Home: Love, Death, and Country Music

Sing Me Back Home: Love, Death, and Country Music

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ISBN Code : 9780865479609
Book Author : Dana Jennings
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Total Pages : 405

Sing Me Back Home: Love, Death, and Country Music Book Detail/ Review :

The years from about 1950 to 1970 were the golden age of twang. Country music�s giants all strode the earth in those years: Hank Williams and Johnny Cash, George Jones and Merle Haggard, Loretta Lynn and Tammy Wynette. And many of the standards that still define country were recorded then: �Folsom Prison Blues,� �Your Cheatin� Heart,� �Mama Tried,� �Stand by Your Man,� and

So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star: How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful Of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummers Life

So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star: How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful Of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummers Life

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ISBN Code : 9780767914710
Book Author : Jacob Slichter
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Total Pages : 569

So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star: How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful Of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummers Life Book Detail/ Review :

After years of working day jobs and making music in his basement, Jacob Slichter wondered if his dreams of rock stardom were a vain illusion. Then he was recruited by two of his successful musician friends to form a band that became Semisonic. Who could forget the smash single �Closing Time,� a runaway hit in 1998 that thrust Jake and his bandmates into the international s

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