Uriah Heep is english world wide famous rock band. This book introduce you to the history of this band, their forming, music, albums, songs, awards. It has biography of the band and also talks about... More > the members and their lives. There is also interesting interview with Trevor Bolder who talk about the band. You will find some review of the fans of this rock band. There is also lyrics of their famous song Can’t Believe Y’all are still sayin’. Fans of this group will enjoy this book because there is written all about this rock band and will surely find out and learn something new.< Less
“The Eagles” is a legendary band group. This is one of the most popular bands in the history of rock music. Their magical composition made their fans not only in America but also in the... More > every corners of the world.
Till today young star of the world music praise them and try to learn from their great composition.
This band was formed earlier in 1971 by Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Bernie Leadon, and Randy Meisner. Some changes in the setup were made during their long journey but that does not affect the band’s fame. Still today their live concert makes a great occasion to be celebrated by the fans.
They won Grammy Awards for six times and others recognition during their long journey. It is tough to find people who did not hear their great creation “Hotel California”. Their Royal journey through the road of music also continues in 2013.< Less
Guns N’ Roses is a rock band from America. Theywere formed in Los Angeles, California in 1985. The genres that they play are Hard rock, heavy metal and blues rock. The band, led by Axl Rose,... More > has gone through number of changes in the line-up and controversies since it has been formed. Six studio albums, three EPs and one live album are released by band during its career.
100 million copies of albums by the band has been sold worldwide, which include over 43 million in the United States. The band's 1987 debut album “Appetite for Destruction” has sold 28 million copies and reached number one on the United States Billboard 200. To add to this, three songs of the album charted on Top 10 hits on the Billboard Hot 100 of which “Sweet Child o’ Mine” was on the top of the list. Albums “Use Your Illusion I” and “Use Your Illusion II” released in 1991have sold a combined 35 million copies worldwide and 14 million copies In the United States itself. The band released their follow-up album“Chinese Democracy” in 2008.< Less
Layne was born August 22, 1967 in Kirkland, WA. When Layne was seven, his parents divorced. He started playing drums around the age of 12. Layne always wanted to sing when he played his drums, so his... More > groupies told him that he should sing instead. So, Layne traded in his drum set for a microphone and delay. While at a party in Seattle in 1987, he met Jerry Cantrell who suggested the two start a band. Jerry then introduced Layne to Mike Starr, who introduced him to Sean Kinney. Layne was known to be dark and mysterious, but he actually had a thirst for knowledge and was a chatterbox. He was also an artist. Layne did the artwork both for Mad Season's album and in sleeve of Alice in Chains' "Dirt" album. His best known artwork is probably the Alice In Chains Sun Logo.< Less
France's David Guetta belongs to the sparkling wave of DJs who combine Daft Punk's sleek house music with a pinch of electroclash's punch. Guetta had been DJ'ing around France playing popular tunes,... More > but his brain was particularly rewired in 1987 when he heard a Farley Jack master Funk track on French radio. He taped the track, brought a copy to a gig, and promptly cleared the floor with it during one of his own sets. Things loosened up a year later when acid house came to France and Guetta successfully promoted his own club nights. It was during one of those nights in 1992 that he met Robert Owens, a Chicago-based house legend who was touring across Europe at the time. Guetta played Owens some of his own tracks, and Owens picked one he liked enough to sing over.< Less
Many bands have succeeded earning the hatred of parents but none have succeeded most like Ozzy!
Ozzy Bourne is the great English vocal, musician and song writer. From the beginning of his career... More > success followed him. This Grammy Award winning singer was called “The Prince of Darkness”.
It is rear to find a music artist who found success in both band and solo career. But Ozzy is unique and he was popular both as band performer and solo musician. In these two arenas he gives his fans some great musics.
This heavy metal singer makes his fan crazy by his music. He also gives rise many topics among his fan by doing crazy things. This brilliant performer is regarded as one of the best heavy metal artists in the world< Less
The singer Paul McCartney celebrated the age of 70, without thinking too much about his legendary past, just a few months after a new marriage and a new album release. Retirement from music is not a... More > part of the famous British singer’s plans. After his impeccable performance in the giant pop-rock concert recently held in London to mark the diamond jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II, Paul McCartney was the headline of the official opening ceremony of the Summer Olympics on July 27 2012. "Since I really like what I do, why would I retire?" said McCartney in an interview for a music magazine. Then he added: "People tell me: But we don’t work hard, we simply make music.". The British singer has seen fulfilled one of his childhood dreams, becoming an animated character in the latest issue of the printed comic The Dandy, one of his favorite publications.< Less
In 1985, the rock music band Guns and Roses was created in Los Angeles, California. They are also referred to as G’N’R. During that time, the band succeeded in selling approximately 150... More > million albums worldwide. In 1987, debut album of Guns n’ Roses’ was released. It was named as “Appetite for Destruction” which was a key moment in rock history. It turned over the music planet, which had been filled with videogenic synth-pop as well as hair-metal bands for much of the 1980s. From 1985 to 1998, Guns N’ Roses was one of the most admired bands of the world. Albums like Appetite for Destruction kept them at the top of the charts, whilst their heavy drinking along with divisive antics reserved them an enduring spot in the tabloids.< Less
This book consist very useful things for the fans of rock band Lep Zeppelin. It describes the forming of this english band, describes years of their formation, talks about their music, their albums,... More > their awards. And of course this book talks about the life of the members of this famous group, their private and public life, and the things that the fans of this group might be interested in. It decribes the music style of this group, about influence, about their masterpieces such as famous Stairway to Heaven song, about discography. Fans of this group will enjoy reading this book because of the fact that they will find everything they need about this famous group. Even those who are not fans can read the very interesting things about the lives of members and after reading that, can be interested to listen to the music of this rock band.< Less
Founded in 1965, the band originally consisted of students Syd Barrett, Nick Mason, Roger Waters, and Richard Wright. They first gained popularity performing in London's underground music scene... More > during the late 1960s, and under Barrett's creative leadership they released two charting singles and a successful debut album. David Gilmour joined as a fifth member in December 1967, and Barrett left the band in April 1968 due to his deteriorating mental health. After Barrett's departure, Waters became the band's primary lyricist and by the mid-1970s, their dominant songwriter, devising the original concepts behind their critically and commercially acclaimed albums The Dark Side of the Moon (1973), Wish You Were Here (1975), Animals (1977), The Wall (1979) and The Final Cut (1983).< Less