For much of their 50 years, the Rolling Stones have actually lived up to the hyped-up moniker "greatest rock and roll band in the world", a feat as remarkable as their longevity under the pressures of intense fame, endless touring, substance abuse, death threatd, and extreme brushes with the law. ..
This title contains a book and 4 CDs. The Salsa cult phenomenon is booming. Salsa is the music and dance of Cuba. It is the description for different dance rhythms from the Caribbean island, however, no matter what style you are dancing: Salsa is fire, emotion and pure joie de vivre. This illustrate..
"Singing for Musicals" is a practical guide to using the body and the voice effectively to perform musical theatre songs. The book offers guidance on developing vocal technique and preparing songs for audition and performance, while empowering singers to understand their own needs and further their ..
Take That is one of the most popular bands on the planet. Formed at the start of the 90s in the golden age of boy bands, they totally transcended the genre and grew to be household names for two decades before making two huge comebacks - the 2010 version with their full membership intact. This title..
Featuring QR code connections to video links for every entry, Ultimate Rock Riffs offers quick access to 100 carefully selcted Youtube videos. The ultimate rock riffs are the ones that you recognize from the first chord or bar - they have immediate impact and always bring a smile to the face, they a..
Violin Making a practical guide is for everyone interested in trying this most beautiful of crafts. Topics covered include: a short history of violin making; introduction to choice of materials and design; various stages of making a violin including varnishing and setting up the instrument; tabl..
As he enters his sixties, Bruce Springsteen remains a paragon of all that is cool and right. He's a genuine voice of the people, an elder statesman who has inspired generations of bands. There are dozens of books about the Boss, so what's left to say? Nothing objective, perhaps. But when it comes to..
It's been said of many bands that they spoke for a generation - and The Who merited that honor better than most. But there was more - much, much more - to these giants of British music than a fleeting success in capturing the spirit of a particular time and place. From young upstarts to stadium rock..
The quintessential Mod band, notorious for their theatricality and destructiveness on stage, The Who rate alongside the Beatles, Bob Dylan and the Rolling Stones as one of the most successful and innovative rock bands of the sixties and seventies, who captured the voice of youth. Following on from t..
End all those pub arguments about music with The Xfm Top 1000 Songs Of All Time, the definitive guide to the best tunes ever recorded. Collated from the annual 'Top 1000 Songs of All Time' listener poll, the most requested songs on the 'X-list' and suggestions from radio DJs and celebrity guests, Th..