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An Appointment with Beethoven: An Appreciation of the Life of Ronald Farren-Price AM

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An Appointment with Beethoven: An Appreciation of the Life of Ronald Farren-Price...

Ian Burk

Music; Biography: general

Hardback

Ronald Farren-Price is the grand old man of the piano in Australia. This book is about his life, work, career and outlook,... [more]

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I Am Brian Wilson: The genius behind the Beach Boys

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I Am Brian Wilson: The genius behind the Beach Boys

Brian Wilson

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

Paperback

This is the Brian Wilson story we haven't heard before, told for the first time in his own words. [more]

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100 Songs

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100 Songs

Bob Dylan

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

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

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Shine Like it Does: The Life of Michael Hutchence

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Shine Like it Does: The Life of Michael Hutchence

Toby Creswell

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

Paperback

The real story of a complex man whose star is still shining two decades after his death. Michael Hutchence was a superstar,... [more]

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Fats Waller

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Fats Waller

Maurice Waller, Anthony Calabrese

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

Paperback

First published in 1977 by Schirmer Books, New York. --Title page verso. [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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Clash on the Clash

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Clash on the Clash

Egan Sean

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

Paperback

The Clash thought they could change the world. They never did, but they created some of the greatest rock music of all time... [more]

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Homeward Bound: The Life of Paul Simon

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Homeward Bound: The Life of Paul Simon

Peter Ames Carlin

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

Paperback

A revelatory account of the life of beloved American music icon, Paul Simon, by the bestselling rock biographer Peter Ames... [more]

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Queen in 3D

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Queen in 3D

Brian May

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

Hardback

Queen in 3-D is an autobiographical account of Brian May's life in the legendary band Queen from its inception in the early... [more]

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Sundog

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Sundog

Scott Walker

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

Hardback

Scott Walker is undoubtedly one of the most brilliant, serious and intelligent of artists today. Walker's iconic lyrics will... [more]

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Lou Reed: Radio 4 Book of the Week

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Lou Reed: Radio 4 Book of the Week

Anthony DeCurtis

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

Paperback

The essential biography of the Velvet Underground singer and New York legend [more]

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A Sick Life: TLC 'n Me: Stories from On and Off the Stage

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A Sick Life: TLC 'n Me: Stories from On and Off the Stage

Tionne Watkins, Tionne Watkins

Music; Memoirs

Paperback

For the first time, five-time Grammy Award winner, Tionne T-Boz Watkins, talks about her rise to fame, lifelong battle with... [more]

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Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

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Being Elvis: A Lonely Life

Ray Connolly

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

Paperback

The intimate yet unsparing biography of the world's first and most iconic rock star. [more]

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In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea

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In Search of the Lost Chord: 1967 and the Hippie Idea

Danny Goldberg

Music; Social & cultural history; Cultural studies

Paperback

A rollercoaster new history for the 50th anniversary of the `Summer of Love', from a music business veteran who was actually... [more]

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Work Shy

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Work Shy

Dave Graney

Music; Memoirs

Paperback

In his inimitable style, Graney veers from a feckless childhood in blue-collar South Australia, to the punk rock scene of... [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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Memphis 68: The Tragedy of Southern Soul

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Memphis 68: The Tragedy of Southern Soul

Stuart Cosgrove

Music; Soul & R 'n' B

Hardback

The second book in Stuart Cosgrove's vibrant trilogy of American soul music, told through the prism of social and civil upheaval... [more]

$34.99

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed the Cold War

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Moscow Nights: The Van Cliburn Story-How One Man and His Piano Transformed...

Nigel Cliff

Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Keyboard instruments; Biography: arts & entertainment; International relations

Paperback

Relates the story of a remarkable young Texan pianist, Van Cliburn, who played his way through the wall of fear built by... [more]

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The Gospel Side of Elvis

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The Gospel Side of Elvis

Joe Moscheo

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

Paperback

A tribute to the King of Rock and Roll's roots in gospel music, on the 40th anniversary of his death. [more]

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Music, Sense and Nonsense: Collected Essays and Lectures

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Music, Sense and Nonsense: Collected Essays and Lectures

Alfred Brendel

Music; Theory of music & musicology; Literary essays

Paperback

A unique insight into the exceptional mind of one of the outstanding musicians of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries.... [more]

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Music Theory 101: From keys and scales to rhythm and melody, an essential primer on the basics of music theory

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Music Theory 101: From keys and scales to rhythm and melody, an essential...

Brian Boone, Marc Schonbrun

Music; Theory of music & musicology

Paperback

Synopsis coming soon....... [more]

$24.99

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Cold Chisel

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Cold Chisel

Michael Lawrence

Music; Biography: general

Hardback

Cold Chisel are icons of Australian rock. Their 2011 'Light the Nitro' Tour sold more than 280,000 tickets, more than their... [more]

$49.95

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Cover Me: The Stories Behind the Greatest Cover Songs of All Time

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Cover Me: The Stories Behind the Greatest Cover Songs of All Time

Ray Padgett

Music; Discographies & buyer's guides

Hardback

Jimi Hendrix doing All Along the Watchtower. The Beatles singing Twist and Shout. Aretha Franklin demanding Respect.... [more]

$32.99

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Why Vinyl Matters: A Manifesto from Musicians and Fans

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Why Vinyl Matters: A Manifesto from Musicians and Fans

Jennifer Otter Bickerdike

Music; Rock & Pop music; Music recording & reproduction; Social & cultural history; Music industry

Hardback

Pop culture historian Jennifer Otter Bickerdike celebrates the vinyl revival, and this book anticipates a continuing rise... [more]

$61.95

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

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The Ring of Truth: The Wisdom of Wagner's Ring of the Nibelung

Roger Scruton

Music; Romantic music (c 1830 to c 1900); Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups; Western philosophy: Enlightenment; Philosophy: aesthetics; Ethics & moral philosophy

Paperback

The vital, carefully crafted discussion on Wagner's masterpiece, offering deep insight into both the work itself and profound... [more]

$24.99

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