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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

Paperback

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

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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]

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Whatever it Takes: The Price of Power, the Cost of Creativity

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Whatever it Takes: The Price of Power, the Cost of Creativity

Peter Deakin

Music: styles & genres; Biography: historical, political & military; Biography: literary; Biography: religious & spiritual; History; General & world history

Paperback

What do Julius Caesar, Aung San Suu Kyi, Thomas More and , Pope Innocent... [more]

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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]

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Under My Thumb: Songs that hate women and the women who love them

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Under My Thumb: Songs that hate women and the women who love them

Rhian Jones, Eli Davis

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Rock & Pop music; Popular culture; Feminism & feminist theory

Paperback

Women write about their experiences of loving music that doesn't love them back - a feminist guilty pleasure. [more]

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The History of Gangster Rap: From Schoolly D to Kendrick Lamar, the Rise of a Great American Art Form

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The History of Gangster Rap: From Schoolly D to Kendrick Lamar, the Rise...

Soren Baker

Music; Rap & Hip-Hop

Paperback

An insightful look at the unprecedented rise of America's musical obsession: gangster rap [more]

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When Giants Walked the Earth: A Biography Of Led Zeppelin

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When Giants Walked the Earth: A Biography Of Led Zeppelin

Mick Wall

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

The final word on the world's greatest rock band, Led Zeppelin, from esteemed rock journalist and author Mick Wall, bestselling... [more]

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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]

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The Birth of Loud: Leo Fender, Les Paul, and the Guitar-Pioneering Rivalry That Shaped Rock 'n' Roll

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The Birth of Loud: Leo Fender, Les Paul, and the Guitar-Pioneering Rivalry...

Ian S. Port

Music; Rock & Pop music; Guitar

Hardback

A hot-rod joy ride through mid-20th-century American history (The New York Times Book Review), this one-of-a-kind narrative... [more]

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Fleetwood Mac FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors

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Fleetwood Mac FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors...

Ryan Reed

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

Paperback

From the hits to deep cuts and beyond a topical, 360-degree look at the legendary rock band. [more]

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Which Side Are You On?: 20th Century American History in 100 Protest Songs

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Which Side Are You On?: 20th Century American History in 100 Protest Songs...

James Sullivan (Journalist, Journalist, Freelance)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Folk & traditional music; Easy listening, MOR music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

When he emerged from the nightclubs of Greenwich Village, Bob Dylan was often identified as a protest singer. As early as... [more]

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We Are The Clash: Reagan, Thatcher, and the Last Stand of a Band That Mattered

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We Are The Clash: Reagan, Thatcher, and the Last Stand of a Band That Mattered...

Mark Andersen, Ralph Heibutzki

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Political ideologies

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An impassioned history of the final, turbulent years of The Clash under the dark shadow of Reagan and Thatcher. [more]

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Thomas Ades: Full of Noises: Conversations with Tom Service

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Thomas Ades: Full of Noises: Conversations with Tom Service

Thomas Ades, Tom Service

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

Thomas Ad s: Full of Noises: Conversations with Tom Service is an unprecedented glimpse into the creative mind and influences... [more]

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Harmony, Counterpoint, Partimento: A New Method Inspired by Old Masters

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Harmony, Counterpoint, Partimento: A New Method Inspired by Old Masters...

Job Ijzerman (Instructor, Instructor, Conservatory of Amsterdam)

Music; Sacred & religious music

Hardback

A new method of music theory education for undergraduate music students, Harmony, Counterpoint, Partimento is grounded in... [more]

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Creating the Jazz Solo: Louis Armstrong and Barbershop Harmony

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Creating the Jazz Solo: Louis Armstrong and Barbershop Harmony

Vic Hobson

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Jazz; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

Throughout his life, Louis Armstrong tried to explain how singing with a barbershop quartet on the streets of New Orleans... [more]

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First Time Ever: A Memoir

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First Time Ever: A Memoir

Peggy Seeger

Music; Folk & traditional music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Autobiography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

A SUNDAY TIMES AND TELEGRAPH BOOK OF THE YEAR SHORTLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE THE BOOKSELLER'S Most Picked... [more]

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Michael: My Brother, Lost Boy of INXS

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Michael: My Brother, Lost Boy of INXS

Tina Hutchence (Author)

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

Paperback

The life and death of the legendary lead singer of INXS, as remembered by his sister Tina [more]

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Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock'n'Roll

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Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock'n'Roll

Stuart Coupe

Music; Rock & Pop music; Heavy Metal music; Biography: arts & entertainment; True crime; Music industry

Paperback

This is your backstage pass to the hidden side of the music industry - the tantrums, the fights, the tensions, the indulgence,... [more]

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

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Harlem 69: The Future of Soul

Stuart Cosgrove

Music; Soul & R 'n' B; History of the Americas; Social & cultural history; Politics & government

Hardback

Harlem 69 brings Stuart Cosgrove's epic sixties trilogy to a dramatic conclusion... [more]

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Joni: The Joni Mitchell Sessions

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Joni: The Joni Mitchell Sessions

Seeff Norman

Music

Hardback

An extraordinary collection of photographs of the legendary Joni Mitchell, captured by celebrated rock-and-roll photographer... [more]

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Bing Crosby: Swinging on a Star: The War Years, 1940-1946

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Bing Crosby: Swinging on a Star: The War Years, 1940-1946

Gary Giddins

Film, TV & Radio; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

The best thing to happen to Bing Crosby since Bob Hope, (WSJ) Gary Giddins presents the second volume of his masterful multi-part... [more]

$56.00

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Making Music American: 1917 and the Transformation of Culture

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Making Music American: 1917 and the Transformation of Culture

E. Douglas Bomberger (Professor of Musicology, Professor of Musicology, Elizabethtown College)

Music; Theory of music & musicology; 20th century & contemporary classical music; Jazz

Hardback

The year 1917 was unlike any other in American history, or in the history of American music. The United States entered World... [more]

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Leonard Cohen: An Illustrated Record

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Leonard Cohen: An Illustrated Record

Mike Evans

Music; Easy listening, MOR music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Paperback

<p>For more than four decades, Leonard Cohen's mournful ballads of desire, heartbreak and lost faith have captivated audiences... [more]

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Jimi Hendrix - The Day I Was There: Over 500 accounts from fans that witnessed a Jimi Hendrix live show

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Jimi Hendrix - The Day I Was There: Over 500 accounts from fans that witnessed...

Richard Houghton

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

Paperback

Captured here are previously untold stories of the Jimi Hendrix Experience being screamed off their first big US tour by Monkees... [more]

$27.99

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