Inside the Hits

Inside the Hits

4.11 - 1251 ratings - Source

(Berklee Press). How does a song become more than words and music to represent or influence the voice of a generation? Inside the Hits dissects more than 60 of the most powerful and memorable hit songs since the birth of rock and roll to reveal the roots of their success. Author Wayne Wadhams examines the key ingredients that made the songs work then and now, including: melody, lyrics, performance, production, artist image, promotion, and market timing. What really stopped Mick Jagger from getting qSatisfactionq? How did a secretary who was mistaken for a prostitute give Donna Summer her new sound? Find all the answers in Inside the Hits . qReading Inside the Hits was like reliving some of the most memorable moments in rock and roll. A captivating read for industry professionals and fans alike.q Phil RamoneUpper-octave piano chords and a second hi-hat part on the right begin to reinforce the giddyup percussion feel, now ... The chorus lyric is as catchy and cryptic as they come. At face value, the singer simply loves to take pictures, and praises the nice bright colors of Kodachrome, which turns every shot into a sunny day.

Title:Inside the Hits
Author: David Nathan, Susan Gedutis Lindsay
Publisher:Berklee Press - 2001

You must register with us as either a Registered User before you can Download this Book. You'll be greeted by a simple sign-up page.

Once you have finished the sign-up process, you will be redirected to your download Book page.

How it works:
  • 1. Register a free 1 month Trial Account.
  • 2. Download as many books as you like (Personal use)
  • 3. Cancel the membership at any time if not satisfied.

Click button below to register and download Ebook
Privacy Policy | Contact | DMCA