The early history of the Rolling Stones--long shrouded in myth and confusion as a result of 40 years of the rock and roll lifestyle--is made clear in this concise account. Chronicling the band members from boyhood through the band's first record, cut in 1963, this biography contains rare photographs and never before published interviews with family members as well as every member who played with the band prior to the recognized line-up--including pre-Watts drummers Erky Grant and Mick Avory; Mick Jagger's cousin, Rick Huxley; early Stones member Dick Taylor; and Phil May, a schoolmate of Jagger and Richards and member of The Pretty Things. Every aspect of the band's development is explored, from their recording sessions to landing on the music charts, in this myth-shattering musical history.
Elvis Aaron Presley is, arguably, the most popular entertainer the world has ever known. His appeal is almost limitless and the continuing worldwide interest in him is a testament to his popularity. But how did this poor Southern boy come to stand before millions of devoted fans and define an era? This comprehensive book charts both the evolution of Elvis' music and chronicles his influence on the times in which he lived. Elvis is filled with images, anecdotes and facts, which help to capture the essence of the man whose genius became encapsulated by two simple words - The King.
Music is Andrew Zuckerman's sequel to the wildly successful Wisdom, following in the same format, mission, and style as that book, but now changing focus to the most eminent musicians and performers around the globe.
One Direction sticker album - this cult teen and youth musical groups sticker set with the album . This kit consists of a sticker album ( booklet ) and stickers. The kit is designed for readers from 3 years of age. Popular performance group helps to develop a child's imagination , creativity , musicality , motility , motivated to achieve the set goals , develop spatial thinking .
Take one acclaimed singer-songwriter and pair him with one of the most talented young artists of his generation and what do you get? A stunningly original visual documentary of one of the world's best-loved and most successful musicians of his generation.
A kit for older children, teens and adults. It contains a fully-illustrated 64-page book all about the harmonica, a 10-hole blues harmonica in the key of C and a red felt pouch to keep your harmonica in. It shows you how to play the harmonica in a variety of styles and then gives you 20 well-known tunes to get started on right away.
Rod Stewart was born the working-class son of a Scottish plumber in North London. Despite some early close shaves with a number of diverse career paths, ranging from gravedigging to professional football, it was music that truly captured his heart - and he never looked back. This title tells his story.
Calling all One Direction fans! This is the only official book from 1D, charting their journey over the last year and a half - from the places they've visited and fans they've met, to their thoughts and feelings, hopes and dreams, highs and lows. It has been a phenomenal year - and this is a phenomenal story.