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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]

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Bruce Springsteen: An Illustrated Biography

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Bruce Springsteen: An Illustrated Biography

Meredith Ochs

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

Paperback

The Bruce Springsteen Vault offers fans an intimate look into the life of this beloved artist, including photos of The Boss,... [more]

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a Self-Discovery Almost Too Hard to Bear

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Danger Music: How Teaching the Cello to Children in Afghanistan Led to a...

Eddie Ayres

Music; Biography; Memoirs

Paperback

From the former ABC Classic FM broadcaster comes a remarkable story about the power of music and courage to be one's self.... [more]

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How To Be Invisible

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How To Be Invisible

Kate Bush

Music; Rock & Pop music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Musical scores, lyrics & libretti

Hardback

Selected and arranged by the author, with an expansive introduction by the novelist David Mitchell, How To Be Invisible presents... [more]

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Schumann: The Faces and the Masks

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Schumann: The Faces and the Masks

Judith Chernaik

Music; Classical music (c 1750 to c 1830); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

A groundbreaking account of Schumann, a major composer whose music is becoming increasingly popular over the years. [more]

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Working Class Boy (Film Tie-In)

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Working Class Boy (Film Tie-In)

Jimmy Barnes

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

Paperback

Long before Cold Chisel, long before 'Barnesy', there was the true story of James Dixon Swan A household name, an Australian... [more]

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30-Second Rock Music: The 50 key styles, artists and happenings each explained in half a minute

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30-Second Rock Music: The 50 key styles, artists and happenings each explained...

Mike Evans

Music; Rock & Pop music

Hardback

30-Second Rock Music starts with 1950s rock'n'roll (and its roots) and explores blues and folk, progressive and heavy metal,... [more]

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Led Zeppelin: All the Albums, All the Songs, Expanded Edition

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Led Zeppelin: All the Albums, All the Songs, Expanded Edition

Martin Popoff

Music; Music reviews & criticism; Heavy Metal music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

The beautifully designed and exhaustively researched Led Zeppelin (2017) is updated with 32 new pages of previously uncovered... [more]

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

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Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

Alan Walker

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Based on ten years of research and a vast cache of primary sources located in archives in Warsaw, Paris, London, New York,... [more]

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Daddy Who? The Rise and Demise of Australia's Greatest Rock Band

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Daddy Who? The Rise and Demise of Australia's Greatest Rock Band

Craig Horne

Music; Rock & Pop music

Paperback

Daddy Who? is the story of a phenomenon, a band that in eighteen short months changed the course of Australian rock history.<br... [more]

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Mixing Secrets for  the Small Studio

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Mixing Secrets for the Small Studio

Mike Senior

Music; Music recording & reproduction; Audio processing

Paperback

A primer for small-studio enthusiasts who want chart-ready sonics in a hurry. It helps to discover how to achieve release-quality... [more]

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David Bowie: A Life

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David Bowie: A Life

Dylan Jones

Music; Rock & Pop music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Paperback

Shortlisted for the NME Best Music Book Award 2018THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER'The definitive book on Bowie' The Times Dylan... [more]

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Johnny Cash: The Life and Legacy of the Man in Black  Featuring Photographs and Artifacts Form the Cash Family Archives

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Johnny Cash: The Life and Legacy of the Man in Black Featuring Photographs...

Alan Light

Music; Biography: arts & entertainment

Hardback

An illustrated biography of Johnny Cash that tells his life story through never-before-seen personal photographs and memorabilia... [more]

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Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon

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Sophisticated Giant: The Life and Legacy of Dexter Gordon

Maxine Gordon

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

Hardback

Sophisticated Giant presents the life and legacy of tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon (1923-1990), one of the major innovators... [more]

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Biographic: Bowie

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Biographic: Bowie

Liz Flavell

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

Paperback

The Biographic series presents an entirely new way of looking at the lives of the world's greatest thinkers and creatives.... [more]

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

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Comparing Notes: How We Make Sense of Music

Adam Ockelford

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

How does music work? Indeed, what is (or isn't) music? We are all instinctively musical, but why? Adam Ockelford has the answers.... [more]

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Music as an Art

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Music as an Art

Roger Scruton

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Philosophy: aesthetics

Hardback

Music as an Art begins by examining music through a philosophical lens, engaging in discussions about tonality, music and... [more]

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Beastie Boys Book

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Beastie Boys Book

Michael Diamond, Adam Horovitz

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

Hardback

Formed as a New York City hardcore band in 1981, Beastie Boys struck an unlikely path to global hip hop superstardom. [more]

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The First Time: Stories & Songs from Music Icons: Stories & Songs from Music Icons

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The First Time: Stories & Songs from Music Icons: Stories & Songs from Music...

Matt Everitt

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups

Hardback

Each interview is followed by an artist-inspired playlist. [more]

$35.00

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Tchaikovsky: The Man Revealed

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Tchaikovsky: The Man Revealed

John Suchet

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

Hardback

A tortured genius, a sensitive soul, a great composer burdened by the weight of his private desires [more]

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

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Led Zeppelin All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track

Jean-Michel Guesdon, Philippe Margotin

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

Hardback

A deep dive into the innovative recording history of Led Zeppelin, in this newest addition to the fan-favorite All the Songs... [more]

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Orchestra of Exiles: The Story of Bronislaw Huberman, the Israel Philharmonic, and the One Thousand Jews He Saved from Nazi Horrors

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Orchestra of Exiles: The Story of Bronislaw Huberman, the Israel Philharmonic,...

Josh Aronson, Denise George

Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; String instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment; History; Jewish studies

Paperback

The inspiring true story of Bronislaw Huberman, who used his violin as his sword and saved Jewish musicians from the Holocaust... [more]

$12.99

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music

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Good Booty: Love and Sex, Black and White, Body and Soul in American Music...

Ann Powers

Music; Music reviews & criticism; History of the Americas; 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Popular culture

Paperback

In this ... history of popular music in the United States, NPR's ... music critic examines how popular music shapes fundamental... [more]

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The Silent Musician: Why Conducting Matters

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The Silent Musician: Why Conducting Matters

Mark Wigglesworth

Music; 20th century & contemporary classical music

Hardback

Exploring the relationships with the musicians and music they conduct, and the public and personal responsibilities they face,... [more]

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Queen: Album by Album

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Queen: Album by Album

Martin Popoff

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

Hardback

Queen experts delve into the history, album by album, of one of the most popular rock bands of all time in the lavishly designed... [more]

$39.99

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