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Paperback. A major figure in American blues and folk music, Big Bill Broonzy (1903-58) left his Arkansas Delta home after World War I, headed north, and became the leading Chicago bluesman of the 1930s. This book traces Big Bill's career from his rise as a nationally prominent blues star to his influential role in the post-World War II folk revival. Num Pages: 366 pages, 31 halftones. BIC Classification: AVGK; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 232 x 168 x 20. Weight in Grams: 512.
Publisher
University Of Chicago Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780226007090
ISBN
9780226007090
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.24

Hardcover. Every Night's A Saturday Night finds Bobby Keys setting down the many tales of an over-the-top rock 'n' roll life in his own inimitable voice. Num Pages: 276 pages, b/w photos. BIC Classification: AVGJ; AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 239 x 165 x 30. Weight in Grams: 656.
Publisher
Omnibus Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
276
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780387055
ISBN
9781780387055
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 17.49

Hardcover. Biography of one of the key personalities of 20th-century music. Num Pages: 240 pages. Dimension: 226 x 167 x 29. Weight in Grams: 636.
Publisher
Phaidon Press Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2011
Edition
1st
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714846149
ISBN
9780714846149
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 14.66

Paperback. Num Pages: 224 pages, b/w photos. BIC Classification: AVGJ; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 23. Weight in Grams: 794.
Publisher
Granville Island Publishing Canada
Number of pages
224
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Edition
First
Condition
New
SKU
V9781894694568
ISBN
9781894694568
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 18.81

Paperback. With candid photographs and in-depth analysis of what makes great musicians tick, this is the ultimate book for any music fan. Num Pages: 288 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVGQ; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 131 x 202 x 22. Weight in Grams: 288.
Publisher
Blake Publishing United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782194620
ISBN
9781782194620
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 9.55

Paperback. The first detailed exploration of avant-garde composer John Cage s interactions with art and architecture as a means of understanding the aesthetic and political stakes of his career." Num Pages: 232 pages. BIC Classification: AVGC6; AVH. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 155 x 256 x 17. Weight in Grams: 440.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
-
Condition
New
SKU
V9781501306396
ISBN
9781501306396
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 30.99
€ 30.01

Paperback. Metallica have sold in excess of 100 million albums and won seven Grammys. This book takes us from the band's inception through to the recording and eve of release of their seminal, self-titled, 1991 album. Num Pages: 384 pages, Illustrations (black and white, and colour). BIC Classification: AVGT; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 25. Weight in Grams: 310.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571294152
ISBN
9780571294152
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 13.59

Paperback. The lead guitarist of Grammy Award-winning mega-band KoRn tells the incredible story of his life after leaving the hardcore music scene and of God leading him back to the band---now in paperback. BIC Classification: AVH; BGFA; BGXA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). .
Publisher
Thomas Nelson
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780718091507
ISBN
9780718091507
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 11.42

Paperback. Reissue of this key biography of Prince, from music journalist and author Brian Morton. Reissued following the death of Prince in April 2016. Num Pages: 224 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 132 x 198 x 16. Weight in Grams: 156.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9781782119746
ISBN
9781782119746
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 13.99
€ 10.11

Paperback. Camille Saint-Saens began as a child prodigy and was acclaimed in his lifetime as the incarnation of French genius. This book places his long and controversial career in a turbulent period when music, no less than politics, was undergoing sensational and often stormy change. Num Pages: 512 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC5; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 155 x 38. Weight in Grams: 780.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
512
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571243129
ISBN
9780571243129
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.35

Paperback. Num Pages: 160 pages, 16 page picture section. BIC Classification: 1DBK; AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 154 x 18. Weight in Grams: 314.
Publisher
Red Planet
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781905959761
ISBN
9781905959761
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 18.22

Hardcover. 2017 marks the 50th anniversary of what many think is the greatest Beatles album. This book is all about the Beatles, the music on the album, the recording process, how the disc was received at the time and how subsequently it has been acknowledged as one of the greatest albums ever recorded. It also looks at the state of the world in 1967. Num Pages: 192 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 253 x 253. .
Publisher
Carlton Books Ltd
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780979458
ISBN
9781780979458
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 25.99
€ 17.07

Hardcover. Num Pages: 544 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGH; AVH; BGFA; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 159 x 229 x 41. Weight in Grams: 868.
Publisher
HarperOne
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
Complete Numbers Starting with 1, 1st Ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780061969126
ISBN
9780061969126
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 24.99
€ 21.05

Paperback. A revelatory memoir by a legendary rock star. Num Pages: 512 pages, b&w images thru-out; 4-c insert(s) TBD. BIC Classification: AVH; BGFA; BM. Dimension: 198 x 130. .
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Simon & Schuster UK
Condition
New
SKU
9781471157820
ISBN
9781471157820
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.99
€ 10.06

Sheet music. In this vivid portrait, Bruce Wood illuminates the sometimes shadowy figure of Henry Purcell, richly evoking the atmosphere of 17th-century England. By interweaving the events during a period of social and political change with the life and music of Purcell, Wood creates an account of this elusive English genius that is hard to put down. Series: An Extraordinary Life (Abrsm). Num Pages: 192 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC3; AVH. Category: (UF) Further/Higher Education. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 11. Weight in Grams: 264. An Extraordinary Life. Series: Extraordinary Life (Abrsm). 192 pages, Illustrations. In this vivid portrait, Bruce Wood illuminates the sometimes shadowy figure of Henry Purcell, richly evoking the atmosphere of 17th-century England. By interweaving the events during a period of social and political change with the life and music of Purcell, Wood creates an account of this elusive English genius that is hard to put down. Cateogry: (UF) Further/Higher Education. BIC Classification: AVGC3; AVH. Dimension: 215 x 140 x 11. Weight: 264.
Publisher
Abrsm (Publishing) Ltd
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860962981
ISBN
9781860962981
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 16.51

Paperback. Translator(s): Spencer, Mr. Stewart. Num Pages: 464 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC6; AVH; AVRG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 216 x 136 x 35. Weight in Grams: 492.
Publisher
Faber and Faber United Kingdom
Number of pages
464
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Edition
New ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571225118
ISBN
9780571225118
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 18.99
€ 13.59

Paperback. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 184 pages. BIC Classification: AVGU; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 122 x 165 x 16. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628929270
ISBN
9781628929270
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.17

Paperback. Presents an examination of the classic "Pavement" album, including interviews with band members and record label staff. This book pays attention to Malkmus' growth as a musician and songwriter, both of which are evident everywhere on Wowee Zowee. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 122 x 11. Weight in Grams: 144.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
160
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780826429575
ISBN
9780826429575
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.45

Paperback. Wagner was one of the few major composers who studied philosophy seriously. This title places the composer's artistic development in the context of the philosophy of his age, and offers a comprehensive study of the close links between Wagner and the philosophers - from the pre-Marxist socialists to Feuerbach and Schopenhauer. Num Pages: 432 pages, 8pp b&w illustrations, index. BIC Classification: AVH; HP. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 129 x 19. Weight in Grams: 302.
Publisher
Penguin Books, Limited (UK)
Number of pages
432
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780140295191
ISBN
9780140295191
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 16.99
€ 12.57

Paperback. A study of the origins of the New York City punk scene, focusing on Television and their extraordinary debut record. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 144 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGU; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 165 x 122 x 14. Weight in Grams: 228. Series: 33 1/3. 144 pages, Illustrations. A study of the origins of the New York City punk scene, focusing on Television and their extraordinary debut record. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AVGU; AVH. Dimension: 165 x 122 x 14. Weight: 224.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
0th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781441186058
ISBN
9781441186058
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 11.45