Author(s): Charles Bottomley
Who holds the record for the world's loudest band? Which composer invented a notation system for tennis games? How much did a three-day ticket to the Woodstock festival cost? What is the most expensive music video clip ever made? Who were Led Zeppelin, Bob Marley, Duke Ellington, Umm Kulthum, and Janis Joplin? What are the behind-the-scenes stories of Motown, glam rock, and gangsta rap? Music Game Book answers these questions and more. Featuring an assortment of games, puzzles, and trivia, this comprehensive volume contains a wealth of information, detailing all there is to know on twentieth-century music history. Beautifully illustrated and filled with clever, short essays--covering everything from Erik Satie to Prince--Music Game Book is the fourth edition of the popular Game Book series. Whether you are interested in learning more about music or are looking to sharpen your musical intellect, this comprehensive book is an indispensable, interactive, and fun guide. Perfect for testing your knowledge, either alone or with friends, Music Game Book is a must-have edition for anyone looking to celebrate music--one of the most beautiful expressions of human creativity.