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Six Steps to Songwriting Success, Revised Edition
Six Steps to Songwriting Success, Revised Edition
Written by Jason Blume
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307875389
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Six Steps to Songwriting Success, Revised Edition
The Comprehensive Guide to Writing and Marketing Hit Songs
Written by Jason Blume


Format: eBook, 304 pages
On Sale: May 26, 2010
Price: $12.99

What’s the secret to writing a hit song? It’s as simple as 1-2-3-4-5-6! Innovative, practical, and inspiring, Six Steps to Songwriting Success presents a surefire step-by-step approach to mastering the elements consistently found in hit songs. Author Jason Blume, a songwriter with the rare distinction of having had songs on the... Read more >
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The Musician's Guide to Licensing Music
The Musician's Guide to Licensing Music
Written by Darren Wilsey and Daylle Deanna Schwartz
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823014873
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The Musician's Guide to Licensing Music
How to Get Your Music into Film, TV, Advertising, Digital Media & Beyond
Written by Darren Wilsey and Daylle Deanna Schwartz


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: February 16, 2010
Price: $19.99

Plug your music career into the lucrative new income streams of the digital marketplace
 
Record deals are so twentieth century. Today, music licensing is the fastest route to widespread exposure and a steady income. Creators of films, television shows, commercials, video games, ringtones, podcasts and other digital-age media hunger for music perfectly... Read more >
Hit Men
Hit Men
Written by Fredric Dannen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679730613
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Hit Men
Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business
Written by Fredric Dannen


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 2, 1991
Price: $16.95

Copiously researched and documented, Hit Men is the highly controversial portrait of the pop music industry in all its wild, ruthless glory: the insatiable greed and ambition; the enormous egos; the fierce struggles for profits and power; the vendettas, rivalries, shakedowns, and payoffs. Chronicling the evolution of America's largest music labels from the... Read more >
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Classical Music
Classical Music
Written by Phil G. Goulding
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307760463
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Classical Music
The 50 Greatest Composers and Their 1,000 Greatest Works
Written by Phil G. Goulding


Format: eBook, 656 pages
On Sale: March 16, 2011
Price: $13.99

MAKE A SOUND INVESTMENT IN CLASSICAL MUSIC
Who are the ten most important classical composers? Who in the world was Palestrina? Why did Stravinsky's "Rite of Spring" cause a riot? Which five of each important composer's works should you buy? What is a concerto and how does it differ from a sonata?
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Bob Dylan in America
Bob Dylan in America
Written by Sean Wilentz
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ISBN: 9780767931793
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Bob Dylan in America

Written by Sean Wilentz


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: October 4, 2011
Price: $16.95

Sean Wilentz discovered Bob Dylan’s music as a teenager growing up in Greenwich Village. Now, almost half a century later, he revisits Dylan’s work with the skills of an eminent American historian as well as the passion of a fan.
 
Beginning with Dylan’s explosion onto the scene in 1961, Wilentz follows the...

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Musorgsky and His Circle
Musorgsky and His Circle
Written by Stephen Walsh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353854
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Musorgsky and His Circle
A Russian Musical Adventure
Written by Stephen Walsh


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $37.50

The emergence of Russian classical music in the nineteenth century in the wake of Mikhail Glinka comprises one of the most remarkable and fascinating stories in all musical history. The five men who came together in the Russian capital of St. Petersburg in the 1860s, all composers of talent, some of...

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What You Want Is in the Limo
What You Want Is in the Limo
Written by Michael Walker
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ISBN: 9780679644156
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What You Want Is in the Limo
On the Road with Led Zeppelin, Alice Cooper, and the Who in 1973, the Year the Sixties Died and the Modern Rock Star Was Born
Written by Michael Walker


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: July 23, 2013
Price: $13.99

An epic joyride through three history-making tours in 1973 that defined rock and roll superstardom—the money, the access, the excess—forevermore.
 
The Who’s Quadrophenia. Led Zeppelin’s Houses of the Holy. Alice Cooper’s Billion Dollar Babies. These three unprecedented tours—and the albums that inspired them—were the most ambitious of these artists’ careers... Read more >
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The Ninth
The Ninth
Written by Harvey Sachs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812969078
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The Ninth
Beethoven and the World in 1824
Written by Harvey Sachs


Format: Trade Paperback, 240 pages
On Sale: November 8, 2011
Price: $16.00

The premier of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in Vienna on May 7, 1824, was the most significant artistic event of the year—and the work remains one of the most precedent-shattering and influential compositions in the history of music. Described in vibrant detail by eminent musicologist Harvey Sachs, this symbol of freedom and...

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What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business
What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business
Written by Peter M. Thall
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780823007080
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What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business
The Myths, the Secrets, the Lies (& a Few Truths)
Written by Peter M. Thall


Format: Trade Paperback, 352 pages
On Sale: January 12, 2010
Price: $21.99

“For someone on the way up, this book is a must; for everyone else, it’s a bible.”—Danny Strick, co-President, SonyATV Music Publishing, Inc.
 
This completely revised and expanded edition of What They'll Never Tell You About the Music Business is a must-have reference not only for aspiring songwriters, record producers, and... Read more >
The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll
The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll
Written by Rolling Stone Magazine
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679737285
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The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock and Roll
The Definitive History of the Most Important Artists and Their Music
Written by Rolling Stone Magazine


Format: Trade Paperback, 720 pages
On Sale: November 10, 1992
Price: $40.00

The ultimate illustrated history of rock & roll--comprehensive, authoritative, and fully updated with coverage of the most important new sounds and artists of the 1980s and `90s. Read more >
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