books about: beatles
Under A Tie Dye Sky
Suzee Carson Branch
CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
In her book, Under A Tie Dye Sky, Suzee takes you along to walk, hitchhike, fly and drive the road of life she found in the 60s. Her Quest was launched by encounters with the Beatles, Beach Boys and other significant bands. Tugged along by their ever-more-message-carrying lyrics, Suzee chases The Dream that the enchanted ones were committed to finding. Love and truth snatched them out of this world to go wherever they were led. Something ...
Legends, Icons & Rebels: Music That Changed the World
Exclusive insights from a celebrated musician and passionate industry insiders, two accompanying CDs of legendary tracks and beautiful packaging make for a book with broad appeal -- one that will captivate fans of Robbie Robertson and music lovers of all ages. Part memoir, part tribute, and all great storytelling ... Music industry veterans Robbie Robertson, Jim Guerinot, Jared Levine, and Sebastian Robertson invite young readers to share ...
Beatles Recording Sessions 1ST Edition
Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Beatles and America, Then and Now
The Daily Beast, 2014
This February 7 marks 50 years since The Beatles first came to America. A thousand tributes will tell you what happened. But how and why did it happen the way it did? What was America really like then, culturally and socially, that allowed the group to strike such a deep nerve? And what was it about The Beatles themselves—their backgrounds, their style, and of course their music—that made them so unlike anything Americans had seen before? ...
The Beatles Anthology
This extraordinary project has been made possible because Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr have agreed to tell their combined story especially for this book. Together with Yoko Ono Lennon, they have also made available the full transcripts (including all the outtakes) of the television and video series The Beatles Anthology. Through painstaking compilation of sources worldwide, John Lennon's words are equally represented in this ...
Nankering with the Rolling Stones: The Untold Story of the Early Days
Chicago Review Press
James Phelge lived with Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, and Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones for over a year, from when they were just getting their start until their first taste of success at the top of the British charts. He slept in the same room with them and hung out with them constantly; the Stones even gave him writing credit on many of their early songs, though he had nothing to do with the music. Richards describes Phelge as the most ...
The Beatles - All These Years
Little, Brown & Company
The Beatles Anthology
Chronicle Books Llc
The story of George Harrison, John Lennon, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr
American Veda: From Emerson and the Beatles to Yoga and Meditation How Indian Spirituality Changed the West
Crown Archetype, 2010
In February 1968 the Beatles went to India for an extended stay with their new guru, Maharishi Mahesh Yogi. It may have been the most momentous spiritual retreat since Jesus spent those forty days in the wilderness. With these words, Philip Goldberg begins his monumental work, American Veda , a fascinating look at India’s remarkable impact on Western culture. This eye-opening popular history shows how the ancient philosophy of Vedanta ...
Into the Sky with Diamonds : The Beatles and the Race to the Moon in the Psychedelic '60s
" One small step for a man, one giant leap for music! The Beatles and the Race to the Moon were the DNA of the 1960’s: Two adventurous threads continuously intertwined from 1960 to 1970. Into the Sky is “a scholarly book masquerading as fast-moving historical fiction.” From “Flurry of Notes”: ""One of the best books I read last year was ""Into the Sky with Diamonds"" … [RG] has written a book that everyone with ...
Editors of Rolling Stone
Simon & Schuster
Here, the editors of "Rolling Stone" magazine draw on their extensive archives to celebrate the life and career of one of the most talented, most respected and most admired musicians in rock 'n' roll. George Harrison's untimely death saddened millions of rock fans who fondly remember him as the Beatles' lead guitar player, and also recall his solo albums after the Fab Four's break-up. Always known as the 'quiet Beatle', Harrison's contributions ...
The People Puzzler Book: Jumbo Edition
Editors of People Magazine
This book includes what more of the people puzzlers readers love, plus more than 30 extra-large Jumbo Puzzlers! (Caution: Readers will need to stretch and hydrate before attempting! Think you know your pop-culture trivia? Sure of the movie that brought Julia Roberts an Oscar? Know the character names of all the friends? Certain of which boy band lance Bass sang with ON Sync? Backstreet Boys? The Kingston Trio?) Grab a pencil and give the ...
All We Are Saying: The Last Major Interview with John Lennon and Yoko Ono
St. Martin's Griffin, 2010
Twenty years ago David Sheff climbed the back steps of the Dakota into the personal thoughts and dreams of John Lennon and Yoko Ono. From the kitchen to the studio and up those fateful Dakota steps, Sheff recorded 20 hours of tape, discussing everything from childhood to the Beatles. Sheff gives a rare and last glimpse of John and Yoko, one that seemed to look beyond the kitchen table to the future of the world with startling premonitions of ...
Price Guide for the Beatles American Records
498 Productions, LLC
This long-anticipated sixth edition of the Price Guide for the Beatles American Records by Perry Cox and Frank Daniels contains thousands of listings and value for all Beatles and solo releases on vinyl records, CDs and all tape formats, including reel-to-reel, 4-tracks, 8-tracks, Playtapes and cassettes. The book contains over 1,000 color images to aid collectors in determining what a legitimate relase looks like.
The Beetle Book
HMH Books for Young Readers
Beetles squeak and beetles glow. Beetles stink, beetles sprint, beetles walk on water. With legs, antennae, horns, beautiful shells, knobs, and other oddities—what’s not to like about beetles? The beetle world is vast: one out of every four living things on earth is a beetle. There are over 350,000 different species named so far and scientists suspect there may be as many as a million. From the goliath beetle that weighs one fourth of a ...
The Beatles: The BBC Archives: 1962-1970
A carefully curated collection of the surviving transcripts of the Beatles’ appearances on BBC Radio and Television from 1962 to 1970, featuring commentary from author and Beatles expert Kevin Howlett and rare photographs and memorabilia from the BBC. The year 2013 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the release of The Beatles’ first album, Please, Please Me . To celebrate this event with material that has never been in print or has not ...
Uncle John's Bathroom Reader Plunges into Music (Uncle John's Bathroom Readers)
Bathroom Readers' Institute
What do Franz Liszt, Louis Armstrong, Woody Guthrie, and Elvis Presley have in common? What’s the story on the birth of the banjo, the electric guitar, and the Stradivarius violin? Why did disco happen? Who are the punk princesses? These are just a few of the questions answered in this lively book. Filled with facts, trivia, and stories about the world’s musicians, instruments, songs, and more, this endlessly diverting "plunge" dips into the ...
While My Guitar Gently Weeps : The Music of George Harrison
(Book). Far from being "the quiet one," George Harrison was a writer and arranger of terrific power and beauty, and his guitar playing was fundamental to the Beatles' sound and success. Now fully revised and expanded, this new edition of While My Guitar Gently Weeps: The Music of George Harrison is the most comprehensive evaluation of George Harrison's musical career ever published. Treating each of Harrison's songs with unprecedented ...
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