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Music Book of the Month: Ben Wardle, Mar...

A fascinating and in-depth read. Ben Wardle knows the intricacies of the music industry – he was a talent scout for Warner and the founder of the independent label Indolent. When you combine that experience with his appreciation of the late Mark Hollis and Talk Talk, he’s well-positioned to offer unique insight into pioneering art-pop […]

BC faculty members unearth and digitize ...

A team of Boston College professors traveled to Portugal over spring break in search of a 400-year-old songbook created by an accomplished but quiet composer, according to Michael Noone. “I began to discover that she not only had a name, but that she was the most prolific printer of sacred music in all of modern […]

Boston College digitizes unique music bo...

BOSTON — The only known surviving copy of a 400-year-old book heralded as a great treasure in the history of music in the Iberian Peninsula has been found in Portugal and is currently being digitized by Boston College. Discovered in the co-cathedral of Miranda do Douro, in the district of Bragança, in the northeast of […]

Bobby Gillespie Wins Best Music Book Awa...

Bobby Gillespie won Best Music Book at the 2022 BandLab NME Awards tonight (March 2) for child of the building. The Primal Scream frontman’s memoir beat Dave Grohl’s music books (The storyteller: tales of life and music), Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast (Crying in H Mart), Quest love (music is history) and Paul McCartney (Words) […]

Music Book of the Month – “From the Stai

“From Staircase to Stage” tells the gripping story of famed blacksmith Corey Woods, aka Raekwon the Chief, and hip-hop heroes Wu-Tang Clan. Raekwon’s foray into the autobiographical format does not disappoint. Growing up on the stairs of Park Hill in Staten Island, Raekwon describes his turbulent upbringing and the legacy of the iconic rap group […]

Music Book of the Month – “From the Stai

“From Staircase to Stage” tells the gripping story of famed blacksmith Corey Woods, aka Raekwon the Chief, and hip-hop heroes Wu-Tang Clan. Raekwon’s foray into the autobiographical format does not disappoint. Growing up on the stairs of Park Hill in Staten Island, Raekwon describes his turbulent upbringing and the legacy of the iconic rap group […]

Best of 2021: Heavy Heavy Low Low singer...

Revolver has the eponymous first 7 inch Bone Cutter available for pre-order in limited edition “oxblood and black swirl” vinyl. Quantities are limited to 100 – grab yours now! 2021 has been, without a doubt, one of the most memorable years in the history of modern music. The invisible elephant in the room was obviously […]

Music Book of the Month: Dave Grohl – “T

Already recognized as the nicest guy in rock, he could also now compete with Damon Albarn as the first mathematician. Previously the subject of a beautiful biography of Kerrang! journalist Paul Brannigan, iconic Dave Grohl tells his life story in his own words in the captivating The narrator. Already one of the most famous drummers […]

Jagmeet Singh ditched his music, book an...

From the Prime Minister as Clark Kent (yes, really) to Gurkiran Kaur Sidhu as Wonder Woman and Erin O’Toole’s dog as a lion, here are some of the most memorable Halloween costumes from Canadian politicians and of their families. Clark kent In 2017, the Prime Minister chose to dress as Clark Kent / Superman on […]

Live Music, Book Signings, and Thanksgiv...

The fall semester can be a difficult time for the first few years as they research their academic and social niches, but faculty in residence can help guide students through this time of transition. The FIR program places faculty in Eastern Campus dormitories, where they serve as a sort of “dorm parent” and provide guidance […]

Drag Race Alaska star releases new music...

It has been eight years since Alaska Thunderfuck first appeared on Rupauls Drag Race. Since her first appearance and her consecutive victory over All-Stars 2, she has become one of the most successful stars in the series. As 2021 draws to a close, the unstoppable star has made a slew of new announcements. With three […]

Paddy Casey “Cut U2 Music Book From A St

One of Ireland’s most beloved singers, Paddy Casey, has revealed how his obsession with U2 as a teenager put him on the path to stardom. remembers going to see their Rattle and hum rockumentary 30 times in the cinema when it was released in 1988 – and admits to having stolen a book by Joshua […]

Barack Obama publishes summer music and ...

Former President Barack Obama sets the tone for the summer with his personal recommendations. Obama released a list of his favorite reads and songs this week including books like “Klara and the sun, “”Hail Mary project” and “The softness of the water“and songs including” Pick Up Your Feelings “by Jazmine Sullivan, “Walkin ‘” by Miles […]

Konya Rampalı Bazaar Meeting Point for M

KONYA Located in Konya Province in Central Anatolia, Rampalı Bazaar is famous for its booksellers and music stores and catches the attention of visitors with its vintage vibe and extraordinary architecture. class = “cf”> The bazaar, located near the city center, brings together book lovers, students, academics, musicians and music lovers under one roof. In […]

Face the Music: Book it at the bookstore...

Music books displayed on the chair where they will be read. Photo by Aimsel Ponti National touring bands are still waiting to hit the road, but several of them have spent time doing something else I’m very happy about: writing books! There has been a bumper crop of music related books that have come out […]

Teacher creates series of interactive mu...

Teachers of all subjects and grade levels are facing unprecedented times, but music teachers have had to be especially creative with lessons. Because studies suggest that singing and playing wooden instruments creates respiratory droplets, they abandoned lesson plans and tried to find new teaching methods on the fly. That’s when Vicky Weber, a music and […]

Dolly Parton gets her own music book

Country singer Dolly Parton gets her own comic book, latest addition to TidalWave Comics’ Feminine strength series dedicated to inspiring women. 22 pages Feminine strength: Dolly Parton will be released next week Wednesday, in print and digital format. Singer-songwriter, actress and businesswoman Parton, who has 11 Grammy Awards to her name, has sold over 100 […]

EXCLUSIVE: Ringo Starr zooms in to talk ...

Breadcrumb Links Toronto and RGT Ontario New Music Entertainment Books Author of the article: Jane stevenson Beatles drummer Ringo Starr, 80, flashes the peace sign. Photo by Scott Robert Ritchie /Provided The opinions and recommendations are impartial and the products are selected independently. Postmedia may earn an affiliate commission on purchases made through links on […]

Excellent rock music book by a local aut...

by Len Lear Stephen Tow is a brilliant writer and researcher, but his timing is world-class unlucky. Tow is the author of “London, Reign Over Me: How England’s Capital Built Classic Rock” (Rowman & Littlefield), which chronicles rock music from the British Isles in the 1960s and early 1970s. the music of the British invasion […]

The heaviest music book is translated in...

“The Complete David Bowie” written by Nicholas Pegg is the heaviest book on music published in Korea this year. This is the “Bowie Encyclopedia”, which compiled all the songs, albums, concerts, videos and exhibits of the legendary British singer-songwriter David Bowie (1947-2016). The book includes detailed facts and scathing reviews. The book consists of 948 […]

John Lennon’s last happy days were as he

EXCLUSIVE: John Lennon had finally achieved a life of personal and creative happiness shortly before the former Beatle was gunned down outside his Manhattan apartment. It has been 40 years since the singer and songwriter was assassinated on the night of December 8, 1980, at the age of 40. While many books have since been […]

The music books room

The Bhendibazaar gharana singer Anuradha Kuber is leading an online project to organize readings of old and rare tomes on Indian classical artists. Classical singer Anuradha Kuber, who wanted to use her time productively during the lockdown, conceptualized the Music book club, which is currently streaming on YouTube. The platform has been popular with musicians […]

Muppets Now-Where’s the music?

“Muppets Now” misses the best thing about the Muppets – the songs. Here are some classic clips. ‘Muppets Now’, which debuted on Disney + a few weeks ago, is the latest attempt to revive the Muppets on TV that lacks the best thing about the original Muppet Show: the songs. Everyone loves when the Muppets […]

Wizard of Legend gets physical soundtrac...

Scarlet Moon Records and Materia Collective are pleased to present a premium physical edition of the Magician of Legend Piano Collections soundtrack and album as well as a physical and digital sheet music book. The physical soundtrack will include WIZARD OF LEGEND: The Complete Soundtrack and Piano collections WIZARD OF LEGEND on two separate discs, […]

Robert Johnson biography wins Penderyn M...

Artist news By Andy Malt | Posted on Tuesday, May 12, 2020 “Up Jumped The Devil: The Real Life Of Robert Johnson” by Bruce Conforth and Gayle Dean Wardlow was named this year’s Penderyn Music Book Prize winner. Launched in 2015, the award annually celebrates what a jury considers the best music book published last […]

The 2020 Music Book Preview

Are you looking for an excellent music-themed memory, oral history, novel or photography book? Dough has you covered. There are plenty of highly anticipated music books this year, including Tori Amos and Jarvis Cocker’s memoir, a deep dive into Radiohead Child A to celebrate his 20th birthday and a Spike Jonze photo book to match […]

Music / Book Reviews: The Doors: ‘Soft P

Asked to name a favorite Doors album, many fans would choose the group’s self-titled debut album in 1967, 1970s Morrison Hotel, or the years 1971 Wife. Some might vote for the years 1967 Strange days or the years 1968 Waiting for the sun. Few, we suspect, would indicate the years 1969 The sweet parade, the […]

Fall 2019 Music Book Preview

Music books help us understand historical and cultural context, decode complex emotions, and transport us to scenes we have never experienced personally. As fall and back to school approach, you may want to continue your summer reading list or even purchase a book for the first time after several months of relaxing in the sun. […]

Malawian journalist talks about mental s...

Renowned Malawian arts journalist and blogger Harold Kapindu has released a music album illustrating the personal struggle with mental health issues. Kapindu: I have mental health issues Kapindu, journalist for Nyassa times and also writes the Urban Trends column on Friday in The nation newspaper, noted that it is high time for Malawians to start […]

Asia Music acquires music books business

Asia Music Investments (AMI) bought a music book business and expanded its operations and distribution partnerships with major publishers. The company took over the music book distribution business of Gramercy Music, which occupied 2,700 square feet of space on Bukit Timah Road. AMI says the acquisition and investment of S $ 1.2 million is a […]

Belle Grove discovers a manuscript music...

MIDDLETOWN – Belle Grove is unraveling a musical mystery. The Plantation has a music book that was compiled by Isaac Fontaine Hite, the son of the original plantation owner Isaac Hite Jr., while studying at the University of Virginia in 1827 and 1828. The Plantation will host Sunday based concerts. to the music of Hite. […]

A music book for beginners and connoisse...

The book, + Classical Music of India, by L. Subramaniam and Viji Subramaniam is aimed at both beginners and connoisseurs. The Subramaniams – L Subramaniam and his children Ambi and Bindu from the Subramaniam Academy of Performing Arts (SaPa) in Bengaluru released a book last year on learning the violin the Indian way. Subramaniam says […]

Here’s how AK Smiley Public Library is e

By Jennifer Downey AK Smiley Public Library kicks off the New Year with exciting new programs for music and book lovers. Mary Lou Jones, Sally Rehfeldt, Toni Spagnola and Nelda Stuck form an eight-hand quartet of the Spinet Music Organization. (Image courtesy AK Smiley Public Library) Join us at 7pm on Tuesday February 19 at […]

The 2018 Music Book Gift Guide

While on vacation you might want to read something a little lighter than Mueller’s impending investigation of just how bad global warming really is or the rise of fascism across the world, so why not buy one of those great music books from last year? Music books contain some of the best stories on the […]

Kelly Clarkson is gearing up for big mus...

WGrammy Award-winning singer hen Kelly clarkson is enjoying a day off, she’s just another mother of four doing household chores in her free time. Although she can easily hire someone to take care of her groceries, she chooses to do them herself: no personal shopper works on her behalf. No PR team is chasing fans. […]

It’s the best drink / music book on the

The title Alcohol and Vinyl almost sounds like the unwritten subtitle for Dough– and pretty much the only way we’ve gotten through the last two years of political madness, so we’re understandably excited about the new book from the brother-and-sister team of Andre and Tenaya Darlington, which combines 70 years of founding albums 1950 through […]