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100 Great Operas and Their Stories

An invaluable guide for both casual opera fans and afficionados, this volume contains act-by-act descriptions of operatic works ranging from the early seventeenth century masterworks of Monteverdi and..

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100 Songs

WINNER OF THE 2016 NOBEL PRIZE FOR LITERATUREA new collection of Bob Dylan's most essential lyrics - one hundred songs that represent the Nobel Laureate's incredible musical range through the entirety..

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1000 Record Covers

Not just a look at the art of record cover design Record covers are a sign of our life and times. Like the music on the discs, they address such issues as love, life, death, fashion, and rebellion. F..

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1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die

1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die is your ultimate critical guide to history's greatest music. You'll find a mouthwatering choice of listening here: from Miles Davis's jazz landmark Kind of Bl..

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1001 Classical Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die

1001 Classical Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die answers the need for more accessible information about the greats of classical music: it is the definitive insider's guide to the best recordings..

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1001: Guitars to Dream of Playing Before You Die

Never before have so many guitars been profiled within a single illustrated volume. 1001 Guitars To Dream Of Playing Before You Die explores in detail the greatest instruments from across the globe: s..

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101 Essential Rock Records The Golden Age Of Vinyl

A passionate tribute to vinyl, spotlighting rock's most influential records - 101 Essential Rock Records celebrates the Golden Age. A thoughtful essay on each album accompanies the original vinyl cove..

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101 Hits for Ukulele (The Red Book)

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1965: The Most Revolutionary Year in Music

Fifty years ago, friendly rivalry between musicians turned 1965 into the most ground-breaking year in music history. It was the year rock and roll evolved into the premier art form of its time and acc..

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1967: A Complete Rock Music History of the Summer of Love

In 1967, tens of thousands of young people streamed into San Francisco, kicking off a social transformation that shook the world. In this book, Harvey Kubernik embarks on an insider's musical explorat..

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1971 - Never a Dull Moment: Rock's Golden Year

THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER. The Sixties ended a year late - on New Year's Eve 1970, when Paul McCartney initiated proceedings to wind up The Beatles. Music would never be the same again. The ..

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1971 - Never a Dull Moment: Rock's Golden Year

The Sixties ended a year late - on New Year's Eve 1970, when Paul McCartney initiated proceedings to wind up The Beatles. Music would never be the same again. The next day would see the dawning of a n..

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27: The Legend And Mythology Of The 27 Club

A strange book. About rock stars and other famous people. All of whom died...at 27 years of age. Amy Winehouse, Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Janis Joplin, Brian Jones...on and on and on.....

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30-Second Classical Music: The 50 Most Significant Genres, Composers and Innovations, Each Explained in Half a Minute

Do you know a capella from zarzuela, or your major from your minor? Can you distinguish between a serenade and a symphony? If you only have 30 seconds, there is time - using this book - to understand ..

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30-Second Jazz: The 50 Crucial Concepts, Styles, and Performers, Each Explained in Half a Minute

For its initiates, jazz is instinctive and engaging - the way that popular music should be. For non-aficionados, it can be slippery and difficult to grasp: without familiar forms or a hard-and-fast fo..

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30-Second Opera: The 50 Crucial Concepts, Roles and Performers, Each Explained in Half a Minute

The bestselling 30-Second series takes a revolutionary approach to learning about those subjects you feel you should really understand. Each title selects a popular topic and dissects it into the 50 m..

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50 Years of Rolling Stone: The Music, Politics and People That Changed Our Culture

For the past fifty years, Rolling Stone has been a leading voice in journalism, cultural criticism, and--above all--music. This landmark book documents the magazine's rise to prominence as the voice o..

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AB Guide to Music Theory: : Pt. 2

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AB Guide to Music Theory: Pt. 1

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Abbey Road: The Best Studio in the World

The first photographic celebration of the most famous recording studio in the world, publishing in its 80th year. Unprecedented access to the Abbey Road archive - from Edward Elgar to the Beatles, K..

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Absolutely on Music: Conversations with Seiji Ozawa

An unprecedented glimpse into the minds of two maestros.Haruki Murakami's passion for music runs deep. Before turning his hand to writing, he ran a jazz club in Tokyo, and the aesthetic and emotional ..

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AC DC Thunder From Down Under with DVD

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AC/DC: Album by Album

In-depth discussions of each of AC/DC's 16 studio albums, illustrated with photography and memorabilia and moderated by prolific rock journalist Martin Popoff.Formed in 1973, AC/DC became one of the m..

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AC/DC: Maximum Rock N Roll

Fully revised and updated edition with two new chapters, just in time for the Australian leg of the AC/DC world tour in November. Who knew when the Young family emigrated from Glasgow to Sydney in the..

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Acid For The Children

The strange tale of a boy named Flea starts in Rye, NY. It was all very normal. But soon his parents divorced and his mother Patricia remarried a jazz musician. Flea's stepfather frequently invited mu..

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Acoustic Guitar Manual: How to Buy, Maintain and Set Up Your Acoustic Guitar

New in Paperback. Most rock and pop guitarists begin their playing on an acoustic guitar, and the advent of MTV's Unplugged and improvements in acoustic amplification mean this once poor relation has..

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Adele

Adele touches the hearts of millions of people who love her for her music and share the real and honest emotion she brings to each and every song. In a cynical age, she is a phenomenon. In Adele, best..

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Adele

Adele touches the hearts of millions of people who love her for her music and share the real and honest emotion she brings to each and every song. In a cynical age, she is a phenomenon. In Adele, best..

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Age of Bowie

'A handsome six footer with a warm and engaging personality, Davie Jones has all it takes to get to the show business heights including ...talent.' David Bowie at 17 in May, 1964 writing his own press..

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Age of Bowie: How David Bowie Made a World of Difference

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'A handsome six footer with a warm and engaging personality, Davie Jones has all it takes to get to the show business heights including ...talent.' David Bowie at 17 in May..

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Album Art: New Music Graphics

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All Gates Open: The Story of Can

All Gates Open is a music book like no other. Its subject is Can, arguably the most important experimental group of the twentieth century. Formed in Cologne in 1968, Can drew their influences from the..

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All Things Remembered

All Things Remembered is the story of the man born Clifford J. Price - jungle's most streetwise ambassador who went on to collect an MBE from Buckingham Palace. As one of Britain's most influential D..

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Altamont: The Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest Day

In this breathtaking cultural history filled with exclusive, never-before-revealed details, celebrated rock journalist Joel Selvin tells the definitive story of the Rolling Stones' infamous Altamont c..

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Anatomy of a Song: The Inside Stories Behind 45 Iconic Hits

Songs that sell the most copies become hits, but some of those hits transcend commercial value, touching a generation of listeners and altering the direction of music. In Anatomy of a Song, writer and..

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Anatomy of a Song: The Oral History of 45 Iconic Hits That Changed Rock

Songs that sell the most copies become hits, but some of those hits transcend commercial value, touching a generation of listeners and altering the direction of music. In Anatomy of a Song, writer and..

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Another Side of Bob Dylan: A Personal History on the Road and Off the Tracks

A "Los Angeles Times" Best seller!August 2014 marks 50 years since Bob Dylan released his fourth album, "Another Side of Bob Dylan." Recorded in one night, in the middle of a turbulent year in his lif..

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Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time

Peerless literary biographer Hilary Spurling turns her attention to Anthony Powell, an iconic figure of English letters. Equally notorious for his literary achievements and his lacerating wit, Powell ..

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Art of Classic Rock-Resize

For forty years Rob Roth has collected rare examples of rock tour posters, advertising posters, rock memorabilia, original artwork and items of merchandise. His spectacular collection is so vast that ..

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Art of Movement: NYC Dance Project

The Art of Movement is an exquisitely designed, beautifully produced book that captures the movement, flow, energy, and grace of many of the most accomplished dancers in the world. These are the artis..

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Art of Sound

This spectacular volume is a compendium of beautiful recording and playback equipment and at the same time an engaging, comprehensive history of sound recording. Organized chronologically, it showcase..

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Art of the Blues: A Visual Treasury of Black Music's Golden Age

This stunning book charts the rich history of the blues, through the dazzling array of posters, album covers, and advertisements that have shaped its identity over the past hundred years. The blues ha..

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Art Sex Music

Art Sex Music is the autobiography of a musician who, as a founding member of the avant-garde group Throbbing Gristle and electronic pioneers Chris & Cosey, has consistently challenged the boundaries ..

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Art Sex Music

Musician and artist Cosey Fanni Tutti has continually challenged boundaries and conventions for four decades. As a founding member of the hugely influential avant-garde band Throbbing Gristle, as one ..

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As Serious As Your Life: Black Music and the Free Jazz Revolution, 1957-1977

In this classic account of the new black music of the 1960s and 70s, celebrated photographer and jazz historian Val Wilmer tells the story of how a generation of revolutionary musicians established bl..

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As Time Goes By

Derek Taylor's iconic memoir is a rare opportunity to be immersed in one of the most whirlwind music sensations in history: Beatlemania. As Time Goes By tells the remarkable story of Taylor's trajecto..

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Astrid Kirchherr with The Beatles

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Back to Amy

Happy, beautiful and full of fun - this is an intimate portrait of the real Amy Winehouse. With over 100 photographs - many seen here for the first time - along with personal stories and recollec..

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Bear: The Life and Times of Augustus Owsley Stanley III

Award winning author and biographer Robert Greenfield brings readers the definitive biography of a Grateful Dead legend - Augustus Owsley Stanley III, known better by his nickname, Bear. From extensiv..

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Beat of My Own Drum: A Memoir

Sheila E., born Sheila Escovedo in 1957, picked up the drumsticks and started making music at the precocious age of three, inspired by her legendary father, percussionist Pete Escovedo. By nineteen, s..

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Beatles '66: The Revolutionary Year

A riveting look at the transformative year in the lives and careers of the legendary group whose groundbreaking legacy would forever change music and popular culture.They started off as hysteria-induc..

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