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Hardcover. When Billy J. Kramer's "Do You Want To Know A Secret?" by Lennon and McCartney topped the charts in 1963, he was the first singer in the world to have a number one hit with a Beatles song, apart from the Fab Four themselves. This propelled the teenage Kramer into the fast lane. Series: Studies in Popular Music. Num Pages: 200 pages, 30 black and white photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 23.
Publisher
Equinox Publishing (UK)
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781793619
ISBN
9781781793619

€ 29.66

Paperback. The long-awaited, never-before-told, no-holds-barred memoir from the legendary Aerosmith frontman. Finally, all the lurid tales of debauchery, sex, drugs and rock n' roll are told straight from the horse's lips as The Demon of Screamin' describes his unimaginable highs and unbelievable lows as lead singer of the biggest rock band in the world. Num Pages: 400 pages, 30 col plates (32pp), (2x16pp). BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 198 x 31. Weight in Grams: 376.
Publisher
Harper
Number of pages
400
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
First Paperback Printing
Condition
New
SKU
V9780007319206
ISBN
9780007319206

€ 13.99
€ 10.59

Paperback. An original and highly entertaining memoir from a music icon. Num Pages: 256 pages, 8pp plate section of b&w photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 128 x 25. Weight in Grams: 250.
Publisher
Abacus
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780349142005
ISBN
9780349142005

€ 13.99
€ 10.74

Hardcover. 'Man, there's nothing like being told you're dying to make you feel alive.' Wilko Johnson Num Pages: 256 pages, 8pp plate section of b&w photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; AVRL1; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 164 x 247 x 27. Weight in Grams: 498.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Little, Brown
Condition
New
SKU
V9781408708002
ISBN
9781408708002

€ 24.99
€ 23.34

Paperback. Using original interviews, archival material, and poetry, this book tells the story of the brutally honest, daringly gorgeous music Hathaway created for Donny Hathaway Live as he battled the onset of paranoid schizophrenia. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: AVGQ; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 123 x 165 x 11. Weight in Grams: 158.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781628929805
ISBN
9781628929805

€ 11.52

Paperback. Dont Look Back, a documentary film of Bob Dylan's 1965 England tour, is recognised as a landmark work in the field of documentary film-making, contributing to the cultural life of an era. This text examines the aesthetic, thematic and social dynamics of the film in order to elucidate how and why it was a groundbreaking piece of documentary cinema. Series: BFI Film Classics. Num Pages: 88 pages, 12 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: 1KBBNT; 3JJP; APFR; AVH; BGF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 137 x 188 x 8. Weight in Grams: 160.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844577613
ISBN
9781844577613

€ 13.99
€ 13.19

Hardcover. The author saw the Doors band many times at the legendary Filmore Auditorium and the Avalon Ballroom in 1967. This title tells the story of the band. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 222 x 148 x 24. Weight in Grams: 342. 8vo.
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Main
SKU
KEX0299840
ISBN
9780571279944

€ 4.64

Paperback. Born into a musical family, the author is a feisty tomboy who could hold her own when it came to sparring with her brothers and anyone else brave enough to take her on - began singing folk songs from the age of ten. This book offers an insight into the life and career of one of our most gifted singers. Num Pages: 336 pages. BIC Classification: AVGH; AVH; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 197 x 23. Weight in Grams: 262.
Publisher
Transworld Publishers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9781848271883
ISBN
9781848271883

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Hardcover. The book charts Suicide's uncompromising roller coaster from formative days in performance art and avant garde experimentation to chaotic early shows at drug-infested downtown hotbed the Project of Living Artists. With an introduction by Lydia Lunch. Num Pages: 304 pages, colour photos. BIC Classification: AVGU; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 169 x 242 x 33. Weight in Grams: 722.
Publisher
Omnibus Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781783057887
ISBN
9781783057887

€ 21.99
€ 20.17

Paperback. "Evokes the fire of Redding.. Ribowsky tells the story with nonstop energy, while always probing for the larger social and musical pictures." -New York Times Book Review Num Pages: 400 pages, 8 pages of photographs. BIC Classification: AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 210 x 133. .
Publisher
Liveright
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781631491931
ISBN
9781631491931

€ 17.06

Hardcover. A soul icon and the southern music he helped popularize come to life in this moving requiem. Num Pages: 400 pages, 8 pages of photographs. BIC Classification: AVGQ; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 246 x 170 x 38. Weight in Grams: 642.
Publisher
Liveright
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780871408730
ISBN
9780871408730

€ 29.99
€ 26.71

Paperback. Paperback edition of bestselling music biography. Num Pages: 352 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 37. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Robson Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781849548762
ISBN
9781849548762

€ 13.99
€ 11.36

Paperback.
Publisher
University of Texas Press United States
Number of pages
232
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780292723818
ISBN
9780292723818

€ 19.99
€ 19.09

Paperback. Num Pages: 368 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGH; AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 149 x 210 x 27. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Dey Street Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780062366696
ISBN
9780062366696

€ 13.99
€ 10.59

Paperback. Ricks examines Dylan's songs through the biblical concepts of the seven deadly Sins, the four cardinal Virtues and the three Heavenly Graces. Num Pages: 528 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 196 x 134 x 35. Weight in Grams: 370.
Publisher
Canongate Books Ltd
Number of pages
528
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857862013
ISBN
9780857862013

€ 19.99
€ 14.08

Paperback. This book contains the first complete translation in English of E. T. A. Hoffmann's major musical writings, complementing the well-known Tales. Editor(s): Charlton, David. Translator(s): Clarke, Martyn. Num Pages: 496 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 232 x 156 x 31. Weight in Grams: 756.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
496
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521543392
ISBN
9780521543392

€ 56.98

Hardcover. Earl Scruggs chronicles the life and legacy of the man who revolutionized the five-string banjo and left an indelible mark on bluegrass and folk music. Including interviews with the Scruggs family and more than 60 notable musicians, this narrative biography testifies to Scruggs's enduring influence and sheds light on the history of bluegrass. Series: Roots of American Music: Folk, Americana, Blues, and Country. Num Pages: 256 pages, 26 black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: 3JJ; AVGL; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152. .
Publisher
Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781442268654
ISBN
9781442268654

€ 41.99
€ 38.64

Paperback. Num Pages: 72 pages. BIC Classification: AVH; AVQS; AVRL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 306 x 229 x 13. Weight in Grams: 268.
Publisher
Hal Leonard
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781495017391
ISBN
9781495017391

€ 16.99
€ 13.89

Paperback. From pub open mic gigs to headlining at Madison Square Garden and performing with the likes of Sir Elton John and Taylor Swift, Ed Sheeran has conquered the world. BIC Classification: AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 130 x 198 x 20. Weight in Grams: 204.
Publisher
Music Press Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781786064592
ISBN
9781786064592

€ 11.99
€ 9.85

Paperback. ELO were formed by Roy Wood and Jeff Lynne as a fusion of rock and classically-influenced music with strings. After their 1971 debut, Wood left and Lynne took them into more commercial pastures. They disbanded in 1986, but Lynne returned with an album in 2001 and as Jeff Lynne's ELO in 2014. This book examines all their studio albums in detail. Num Pages: 144 pages, 32 colour photographs. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 156 x 16. Weight in Grams: 367.
Publisher
Fonthill Media
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781781556009
ISBN
9781781556009

€ 21.99
€ 17.19

Sheet music. How did the son of a provincial piano tuner rise to international fame? Was the English countryside the principal inspiration for Elgar's music? Was this moustachioed, red-blooded, imperialist all that he seemed..? Series: An Extraordinary Life (Abrsm). Num Pages: 128 pages, 31 halftones. BIC Classification: 1DBKE; 3JH; AVGC5; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 135 x 10. Weight in Grams: 246.
Publisher
Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music United Kingdom
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781860967702
ISBN
9781860967702

€ 17.02

Hardcover. An expert and informative appraisal of all of Elgar's works - from his juvenilia to the unfinished 3rd symphony - by the author of the acclaimed Gerald Finzi. Num Pages: 264 pages, 12, 12 black & white illustrations, 12 black and white. BIC Classification: AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 205 x 135 x 26. Weight in Grams: 412. 264 pages, 12, 12 black and white. Explores Elgar's complex personality and his compositional methods, his style and his relationship to his contemporaries. This book focuses on the music - still played, recorded, loved and discussed as much as ever. Cateogry: (P) Professional & Vocational. BIC Classification: AVH. Dimension: 205 x 135 x 26. Weight: 428.
Publisher
Boydell Press
Number of pages
264
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Condition
New
SKU
V9781843832959
ISBN
9781843832959

€ 23.99
€ 20.91

Paperback. Pursues the Elgar and sets out the story of an extraordinary creative life. This book shows themes of childhood, fantasy, and vision fusing into a mature style of nobility and nostalgia. It links the composer to the English landscape that informed his work from his earliest years. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 128 x 16. Weight in Grams: 182.
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571223381
ISBN
9780571223381

€ 13.99
€ 10.49

Paperback. Elton's 70s career - Where he achieved unparalleled success, but at a price. Personal relationships & physical exhaustion are documented alongside the ruthless business side of the music world. With contributions from many, including manager John Reid, complete with a comprehensive 1966-79 gig list, makes this a thought provoking and engaging read. Num Pages: 256 pages, 14 colour, 8 b & w. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 155 x 233 x 20. Weight in Grams: 362.
Publisher
Wymer Publishing
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908724519
ISBN
9781908724519

€ 21.99
€ 17.19