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Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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Elton John

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Elton John

David Buckley

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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More than 50 years into Elton's incredible career, this is the definitive biography of a showbiz legend. [more]

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock

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Partners in Suspense: Critical Essays on Bernard Herrmann and Alfred Hitchcock...

Steven Rawle, Kevin Donnelly

Film, TV & Radio; Individual film directors, film-makers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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A compelling collection that looks at one of the most famed director-composer collaborations in film history. -- . [more]

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Then It Fell Apart

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Then It Fell Apart

Moby

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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Suddenly he was hanging out with David Bowie and Lou Reed, Christina Ricci and Madonna, taking esctasy for breakfast (most... [more]

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Captain Fantastic: Elton John's Stellar Trip Through the '70s

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Captain Fantastic: Elton John's Stellar Trip Through the '70s

Tom Doyle

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The first book to trace Elton John's meteoric rise in the wild 1970s, to a global sensation with sales of 200 million albums... [more]

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Dead People I Have Known

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Dead People I Have Known

Shayne Carter

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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In Dead People I Have Known, the legendary New Zealand musician Shayne Carter tells the story of a life in music, taking us... [more]

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The Big Book of Rock & Roll Names: How Arcade Fire, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Vampire Weekend, and 532 Other Bands Got Their Names

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The Big Book of Rock & Roll Names: How Arcade Fire, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana,...

Adam Dolgins

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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The Big Book of Rock & Roll Names tells the behind-the-scenes stories of how the world's most popular and influential rock... [more]

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Berlioz: The Making of an Artist 1803-1832

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Berlioz: The Making of an Artist 1803-1832

David Cairns

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Describes the composer Berlioz's early life and career until the celebrated performance of Symphonie Fantastique in 1832.... [more]

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Berlioz: Servitude and Greatness 1832-1869

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Berlioz: Servitude and Greatness 1832-1869

David Cairns

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Berlioz was one of the towering figures of Romanticism- not only was he a great and revolutionary composer, but also the finest... [more]

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This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral History

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This searing light, the sun and everything else: Joy Division: The Oral...

Jon Savage

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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Jon Savage's oral history of Joy Division is the last word on the band that ended with the suicide of Ian Curtis in Macclesfield... [more]

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Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography)

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Tina Turner: My Love Story (Official Autobiography)

Tina Turner

Music; Blues; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

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_______________________*** The full, dramatic story of one of the most remarkable women in music history, celebrating Tina... [more]

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Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits

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Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits

Barney Hoskyns

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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With his trademark growl, carnival madman persona, haunting music, and unforgettable lyrics, Tom Waits is one of the most... [more]

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Daisy Jones and The Six: Read the book everyone's talking about this summer

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Daisy Jones and The Six: Read the book everyone's talking about this summer...

Taylor Jenkins Reid

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Fiction & Literature; Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945); Romance

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Daisy Jones is an instant icon.' ERIN KELLY DAISY JONES & THE SIX is a transporting novel - at once a love story, a glimpse... [more]

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg

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Je t'aime: The legendary love story of Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg...

Veronique Mortaigne

Individual actors & performers; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Biography: arts & entertainment

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The lyrical retelling of a relationship that defined an age. [more]

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CSNY: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

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CSNY: Crosby, Stills, Nash and Young

Peter Doggett

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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A must for CSNY fans. -Kirkus Reviews, starred review The first ever biography focused on the formative and highly influential... [more]

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions from Wartime Los Angeles (1925-1945)

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Stravinsky in the Americas: Transatlantic Tours and Domestic Excursions...

H. Colin Slim

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Western "classical" music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000

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Stravinsky in the Americas explores the pre-Craft period of Igor Stravinsky's life, from when he first landed on American... [more]

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

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The Way It Was: My Life with Frank Sinatra

Eliot Weisman, Jennifer Valoppi

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography; Autobiography: arts & entertainment; Memoirs

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In the bestselling tradition of Henry Bushkin's Johnny Carson comes THE WAY IT WAS: My Life with Frank Sinatra, a frank and... [more]

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How To Make Gravy

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How To Make Gravy

Paul Kelly

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Memoirs

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Over four nights the author performed, in alphabetical order, one hundred of his songs from the previous three decades. In... [more]

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Bohemian Rhapsody

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Bohemian Rhapsody

Owen Williams

Film, TV & Radio; Films, movies & cinema; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

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Bohemian Rhapsody: The Inside Story is the official book of the Twentieth Century Fox and Queen epic movie Bohemian Rhapsody.... [more]

$40.00

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The Book of Daniel: From Silverchair to Dreams

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The Book of Daniel: From Silverchair to Dreams

Jeff Apter

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Apter has reveals the struggles and triumphs of one of Australia's most distinctive and dazzling talents. [more]

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Why Dylan Matters

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Why Dylan Matters

Richard F. Thomas

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Literary studies: from c 1900 -; Literary studies: poetry & poets

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Harvard Classics professor and celebrated Dylanologist Richard F. Thomas makes a compelling case for why the music and lyrics... [more]

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Ed Sheeran

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Ed Sheeran

Sean Smith

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Ed Sheeran is a true inspiration. His moving and uplifting songs forge a lasting connection with the millions of people around... [more]

$29.99

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Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

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Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

Harvey Sachs (Curtis Institute of Music)

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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On the 150th anniversary of his birth comes this monumental biography of conductor Arturo Toscanini, whose dramatic life was... [more]

$38.95

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Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton

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Slowhand: The Life and Music of Eric Clapton

Philip Norman

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

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Revelatory biography of Eric Clapton, three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and one of the greatest guitarists... [more]

$32.99

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Ashes to Ashes: The Songs of David Bowie, 1976-2016

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Ashes to Ashes: The Songs of David Bowie, 1976-2016

Chris O'Leary

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

From the ultimate David Bowie expert comes an exploration of the final four decades of his musical career, covering every... [more]

$44.99

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Bruce Springsteen: The Stories Behind the Songs

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Bruce Springsteen: The Stories Behind the Songs

Brian Hiatt

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Packed full of insightful stories from Springsteen's long career, Bruce Springsteen: The Stories Behind the Songs takes a... [more]

$60.00

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