The B.B. King Reader

6 Decades of Commentary

Author: Richard Kostelanetz,Jesse Reiswig

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 9780634099274

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 330

View: 9066


B.B. King is a national treasure. For more than five decades, he has been the consummate blues performer. His unique guitar playing, powerful vocals, and repertoire of songs have taken him from tiny Itta Bena, Mississippi, to worldwide renown. In this comprehensive volume, the best articles, interviews and reviews about B.B. King's life and career have been gathered. Learn how he first made his mark as a disc jockey in Memphis hawking "Pepticon" elixir and taking the moniker of the "Beale Street Blues Boy"; trace his early tours and recordings; see him be swept up in the blues revival; and finally, enjoy his fame as the greatest living exponent of the blues style.

B.B. King

Author: Joseph Nazel

Publisher: Holloway House Publishing

ISBN: 9780870677922

Category: Fiction

Page: 188

View: 2119


Presents a profile of blues guitarist B.B. King, from the King Biscuit Time Blues Page on the Blues Web. Provides biographical information on King and notes that his guitar is called Lucille. Provides a list of representative recordings, comments about King's musical style, and the text of an article about the artist that appeared in a 1992 issue of "The Charlotte Observer." Links to the King Biscuit Time Blues Page.

Daisy Air Rifles and BB Guns

The First 100 Years

Author: Neal Punchard

Publisher: Motorbooks International

ISBN: 0760313334

Category: Antiques & Collectibles

Page: 156

View: 6798


Flash back to the days of your youth and recall fond memories of your Daisy. Daisy Air Rifles and BB Guns looks back fondly on the first 100 years of Daisy BB rifles and pistols, toy and cork guns, accessories, packaging, period advertising and literature. Wacky ads and catalogs conjure grins of pure nostalgia as chapters reveal how Daisy used a combination of savvy business sense and quality products to dominate the market.


Author: Kelly Doudna

Publisher: ABDO Publishing Company

ISBN: 1617866636

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 24

View: 8208


Bb begins with an introduction to the letter, what it looks like, and where it fits in the alphabet. Consonants and short vowels are featured and highlighted in simple words and children's names.

B.b. and the New Student

Author: Nicola Wilson

Publisher: Nicola Wilson

ISBN: 1616630515


Page: 24

View: 4585


B.B.'s perfect world was disrupted when a new student, Bryan, joined her class. Everyone judged Bryan based on his appearance and where he came from, without even getting to know him. Will B.B. and her classmates find out that judging is wrong? Will they be able to see past stereotypes in order to make a new friend? Read B.B. and the New Student to find out!

Complete 10-Hole Diatonic Harmonica Series: Bb


Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 1609741404

Category: Music

Page: 40

View: 4548


Finally! There is a definitive reference guide available for harmonicas in each and every key. This ground breaking series unlocks the musical power of the 10-hole major diatonic harmonica. One key at a time, each is designed to present detailed musical information for beginners, intermediate and advanced players who are either music readers or non-reading players. Learn the notes, intervals, bends, overbends, dyads, chords, arpeggios, modes and scales that are specific to each harmonica key. There is also a special section in each book showing other types of diatonic harmonicas and the variations unique to them like—extreme bending, low-tuned, octave and tremolo-tuned models and more.Have you ever wondered which harmonica is the best one to use when you're ready to play a tune? Have you ever sat with a lap full of harmonicas desperately trying one after another, searching for the key that has all of the right notes? the Complete 10-hole Diatonic Harmonica Series is the definitive music reference guide that resolves those dilemmas and more. the B-Flat Harmonica Book is packed with information about chords, arpeggios, modes, positions, scales, bends, overbends and basic music theory unique to the 10-hole B-Flat major diatonic harp. Learn how to effectively play blues scales in seven different keys. It's simple. If you have a B-Flat harmonica you should own the B-Flat Harmonica Book.

The Letter Bb

What Animals Do

Author: Hollie J. Endres

Publisher: Raintree

ISBN: 1406267082

Category: English language

Page: 8

View: 4668


This book, part of the Letter Books series, teaches phonemic awareness and letter recognition by introducing the letter B. The theme of the book is "What Animals Do".