Wax Poetics 50

📒Wax Poetics 50 ✍ Alan Leeds

✏Book Title : Wax Poetics 50
✏Author : Alan Leeds
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2016-10-21
✏Pages : 98
✏ISBN : 0979811090
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wax Poetics 50 Book Summary : The special-edition reprint of Wax Poetics Magazine Issue 50--our bestselling issue ever--featuring Prince on the cover, with features on Prince and the Revolution; Morris Day and the Time; the Time's guitarist Jesse Johnson; Grand Central: the roots of Prince and Andre Cymone; Prince's jazz side project Madhouse; the Prince side project the Family; early Prince recordings, 94 East; and Questlove's commentary "33 Reasons Why Prince Is Hip-Hop." Also featuring Larry Graham, Blood Orange, Toro y Moi, DJ Quik, and Frank Ocean. This special-edition reprint contains no advertisements.

✏Book Title : Prince and the Purple Rain Era Studio Sessions
✏Author : Duane Tudahl
✏Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield
✏Release Date : 2018-11-15
✏Pages : 592
✏ISBN : 9781538116432
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Prince and the Purple Rain Era Studio Sessions Book Summary : Featuring insights on even more groundbreaking recording sessions, rehearsals, and sound checks, the expanded edition of Duane Tudahl's award-winning book pulls back the paisley curtain to reveal the untold story of Prince’s rise from cult favorite to the biggest rock star on the planet. His journey is meticulously documented through detailed accounts of his time secluded behind the doors of the recording studio as well as his days on tour. With unprecedented access to the musicians, singers, and studio engineers who knew Prince best, including members of the Revolution and the Time, Duane Tudahl weaves an intimate saga of an eccentric genius and the people and events who helped shape the groundbreaking music he created. From Sunset Sound Studios’ daily recording logs and the Warner Bros. vault of information, Tudahl uncovers hidden truths about the origins of songs such as “Purple Rain,” “When Doves Cry,” and “Raspberry Beret” and also reveals never-before-published details about Prince’s unreleased outtakes. This definitive chronicle of Prince’s creative brilliance during 1983 and 1984 provides a new experience of the Purple Rain album as an integral part of Prince’s life and the lives of those closest to him.

📒Groove Music ✍ Mark Katz

✏Book Title : Groove Music
✏Author : Mark Katz
✏Publisher : Oxford University Press on Demand
✏Release Date : 2012-05
✏Pages : 333
✏ISBN : 9780195331110
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Groove Music Book Summary : Based on extensive research and interviews, presents a history of hip-hop that covers such topics as the evolution of the turntable, the world of DJ battles, the influence of digital technology, and the politics of race and gender.

✏Book Title : Wax Trash and Vinyl Treasures
✏Author : Roy Shuker
✏Publisher : Ashgate Publishing, Ltd.
✏Release Date : 2010
✏Pages : 223
✏ISBN : 0754667820
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Wax Trash and Vinyl Treasures Book Summary : The term 'record collecting' is shorthand for a variety of related practices. Foremost is the collection of sound recordings in various formats - although often with a marked preference for vinyl - by individuals. This title focuses on this dimension of record collecting. It also includes other genres and their collectors, notably jazz, and blues.

📒Let S Go Crazy ✍ Alan Light

✏Book Title : Let s Go Crazy
✏Author : Alan Light
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2014-12-09
✏Pages : 304
✏ISBN : 9781476776774
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Let s Go Crazy Book Summary : Alan Light, former writer for Rolling Stone, editor-in-chief of Vibe and Spin magazines, and author of The Holy or the Broken, “gets inside Prince’s mind palace in Let’s Go Crazy—a history of the making of his historic, semi-autobiographical musical masterwork, Purple Rain” (Vanity Fair). Purple Rain is a song, an album, and a film—widely considered to be among the most important albums in music history and often named the best soundtrack of all time. It sold over a million copies in its first week of release in 1984 and blasted to #1 on the charts, where it would remain for a full six months and eventually sell over 20 million copies worldwide. It spun off three huge hit singles, won Grammys and an Oscar, and took Prince from pop star to legend—the first artist ever simultaneously to have the #1 album, single, and movie in the country. In Let’s Go Crazy, acclaimed music journalist Alan Light takes a timely look at the making and incredible popularizing of this once seemingly impossible project. With impeccable research and in-depth interviews with people who witnessed and participated in Prince’s audacious vision becoming a reality, Light reveals how a rising but not yet established artist from the Midwest was able not only to get Purple Rain made, but deliver on his promise to conquer the world. “A must-read for the Prince die-hards who have remained devoted through the musical meanderings of the last three decades” (Kirkus Reviews), Let’s Go Crazy examines how the masterpiece that blurred R&B, pop, dance, and rock sounds altered the recording landscape and became an enduring touchstone for successive generations of fans.

✏Book Title : Books in Print 2009 2010
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2009
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0835250199
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Books in Print 2009 2010 Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UCLA:L0091528869
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Gale Directory of Publications and Broadcast Media Book Summary : Identifies specific print and broadcast sources of news and advertising for trade, business, labor, and professionals. Arrangement is geographic with a thumbnail description of each local market. Indexes are classified (by format and subject matter) and alphabetical (by name and keyword).

✏Book Title : Hip hop Connection
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2007-08
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015078318931
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Hip hop Connection Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Schwann Spectrum
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1990
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : STANFORD:36105004289489
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Schwann Spectrum Book Summary :

📒Time Out New York ✍ Time Out

✏Book Title : Time Out New York
✏Author : Time Out
✏Publisher : Penguin USA
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 412
✏ISBN : 0141010517
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Time Out New York Book Summary : Written by a team of resident journalists so that the true flavour of the city can be captured, this guide gives independent, impartial advice to inform and entertain. More than 700 venues are reviewed and all price ranges and tastes are covered.