Brings together insights gleaned from dozens of original interviews, long-lost recordings, and the Morrison's journals to create a portrait of a misunderstood genius. This work brims with details on various phases of Morrison's life, from his troubled youth in a strict military household, to his coming of age in the avant-garde scene of 1960s LA.
Winners of 22 Grammy Awards - more than any other band - U2 have sold over 150m records. Whilst maintaining their reputation as one of the top rock bands of the modern era, U2 have pursued personal and ideological goals including relief of world poverty and social justice whilst also on a musical journey that has embraced many different styles.
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.
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.
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.
The Beatles provided the soundtrack for the 'Swinging Sixties', wrote and recorded groundbreaking albums, made films and were adored by fans universally.
To celebrate their success as one of Britain's most loved bands, this special tin includes four iconic and collectable badges that capture the quirky essence of the fab four!
The Beatles Book - Featuring intimate photographs, familiar publicity shots and a lively account of their career, this book looks back at the story that is The Beatles.