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Paperback. A comprehensive and insightful biography of My Chemical Romance, based on original interview material. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 154 x 26. Weight in Grams: 482.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Sidgwick & Jackson
Edition
Main market ed
Condition
New
SKU
V9781447253570
ISBN
9781447253570
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 17.99
€ 14.00

Paperback. Buddy Holly occupies an enigmatic position in pop and rock music history, partly because of his premature death at the age of 22 in a plane crash in February 1959. This book provides a fresh perspective on Holly by discussing his career and art in the context of his contribution to the swiftly-evolving music scene of the late 1950s. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 224 pages, b&w photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 141 x 11. Weight in Grams: 250.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845536275
ISBN
9781845536275
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.02

Paperback. This is the first study of Brian Wilson to eschew chronology in favor of a topical organization that allows discussion of lyrical themes and musical motifs outside of any prejudicial presumptions about their place in the trajectory of his career. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 192 pages, 12 black and white photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 138 x 15. Weight in Grams: 258.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845536633
ISBN
9781845536633
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 27.98

Paperback. This book explores how funk emerged in the mid-1960s at the very apex of the civil rights movement and shows how this music mirrored the broader changes taking place within the African-American community at a crucial political time and continues to underpin remix culture. It traces the extent of the Brown legacy, musically and culturally. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 176 pages, 10-12 photos. BIC Classification: AVGQ; AVH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 214 x 139 x 14. Weight in Grams: 230.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845537432
ISBN
9781845537432
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.02

Paperback. Provides an introduction to the music of Bob Dylan including an examination of the impact of his work over time and key critical responses. This book locates Dylan's work within a broader context of the history of the American popular song and its various antecedents, examining how his music draws on a heritage of folk, blues and pop tunes. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 224 pages, 7 b&w photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 217 x 140 x 11. Weight in Grams: 238.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781904768258
ISBN
9781904768258
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 28.10

Hardcover. This volume analyses the work of Nick Cave, a singular, idiosyncratic and brilliant musician, specifically through his engagements with theology and the Bible. Series: Studies in Popular Music. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; HRCG; HRCM. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 18. Weight in Grams: 384.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908049674
ISBN
9781908049674
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 92.13

Hardcover. This is the first study of Wilson to eschew chronology for a topical organization that allows discussion of lyrical themes and musical motifs outside of any prejudicial presumptions about their place in the trajectory of his career. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 192 pages, 10 black and white photos. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 137 x 20. Weight in Grams: 358.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
Edition
Illustrated
SKU
V9781908049919
ISBN
9781908049919
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 86.49

Hardcover. This book explores how funk emerged in the mid-1960s at the very apex of the civil rights movement and shows how this music mirrored the broader changes taking place within the African-American community at a crucial political time and continues to underpin remix culture. It traces the extent of the Brown legacy, musically and culturally. Series: Icons of Pop Music. Num Pages: 176 pages, 10 black and white photos. BIC Classification: AVGQ; AVH. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 222 x 137 x 19. Weight in Grams: 332.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Equinox Publishing Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Condition
New
SKU
V9781908049926
ISBN
9781908049926
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 86.49

Paperback. 'The one authentic masterpiece of rock 'n' roll writing' Peter Guralnick Series: The Canons. Num Pages: 576 pages, Illustrations, port. BIC Classification: AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 131 x 37. Weight in Grams: 432.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Canongate Canons
Edition
Main - Canons Imprint Re-issue
Condition
New
SKU
9780857863515
ISBN
9780857863515
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 15.99
€ 11.58

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

Hardcover. From one of the leading scholars of the composer's works, an exploration of the unswerving artistic vision underlying Beethoven's symphonies. Num Pages: 304 pages, 10 illustrations; 10 music examples. BIC Classification: AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 245 x 164 x 28. Weight in Grams: 580.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
W. W. Norton & Company
Condition
New
SKU
V9780393076448
ISBN
9780393076448
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 29.99
€ 26.97

Hardcover. Num Pages: 432 pages. BIC Classification: AVGC4; AVH; AVQ; AVRL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 318 x 266 x 49. Weight in Grams: 2618.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Calla Editions
Edition
Facsimile
Condition
New
SKU
V9781606600597
ISBN
9781606600597
Hardback
Condition: New

€ 71.75
€ 59.80

Paperback. Irish rock'n'roll wild man Phil Lynott was a skillful survivor of rock trends and a world-class hellraiser. This eye-opening biography traces his life from 1950s Dublin, to the time in "Thin Lizzy", to his schizophrenic solo career, and the bitter feud that followed his tragic death. Num Pages: 228 pages, b&w photographs, discography. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 330. Irish rock'n'roll wild man Phil Lynott was a skillful survivor of rock trends and a world-class hellraiser. This eye-opening biography traces his life from 1950s Dublin, to the time in "Thin Lizzy", to his schizophrenic solo career, and the bitter feud that followed his tragic death. Num Pages: 228 pages, b&w photographs, discography. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 199 x 130 x 21. Weight in Grams: 330. 8vo.Original Printed wrappers
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Omnibus Press
Condition
Used, Very Good
Edition
01st Edition
SKU
KEX0307014
ISBN
9780711991040
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 25.00

Paperback. A cradle-to-grave study of Yehudi Menuhin, one of the known and loved of the twentieth century's classical musicians. Menuhin was born in New York of Russian Jewish immigrants. He demanded to play the violin when only four and proved prodigiously gifted; newspapers were soon dubbing him 'Miracle Boy'. Num Pages: 576 pages, 8pp integrated b&w photographs. BIC Classification: AVH; AVRL; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 214 x 135 x 42. Weight in Grams: 650. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0001787
ISBN
9780571206797
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. Drawing on 30 years' knowledge of Bernstein as both friend and colleague, and the musician's private archive of letters, Humphrey Burton paints a portrait of the composer of "West Side Story". Num Pages: 608 pages, 32p black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1KBB; AVGC6; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 158 x 236 x 35. Weight in Grams: 962. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Publisher
Humphrey Burton
Condition
Used, Very Good
SKU
KKD0003182
ISBN
9780571173686
Paperback
Condition: Used, Very Good

€ 17.95

Paperback. Benefiting from the research of eminent Bach scholars, this 1997 Companion examines Bach's work in the context of his age. Editor(s): Butt, John. Series: Cambridge Companions to Music. Num Pages: 344 pages, 8 b/w illus. 12 tables 27 music examples. BIC Classification: 1DFG; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 247 x 174 x 16. Weight in Grams: 674. Series: Cambridge Companions to Music. 344 pages, 8 b/w illus. 12 tables 27 music examples. Editor(s): Butt, John. Benefiting from the research of eminent Bach scholars, this 1997 Companion examines Bach's work in the context of his age. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: 1DFG; AVH. Dimension: 247 x 174 x 16. Weight: 626.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1997
Publisher
Cambridge University Press
Edition
1St Edition
Number of pages
344
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521587808
ISBN
9780521587808
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.31

Paperback. A bumper anthology of interviews, accounts and recollections of the Beatles. Series: Mammoth Books. Num Pages: 608 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 197 x 130 x 40. Weight in Grams: 414.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Robinson
Edition
First Thus
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845299439
ISBN
9781845299439
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 19.99
€ 14.75

Paperback. Series: Publications of the Early Music Institute. Num Pages: 136 pages, 1 b&w illus, 231 music exx. BIC Classification: AVH; AVRL; AVS. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 7112 x 5487 x 8. Weight in Grams: 304.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
136
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253021984
ISBN
9780253021984
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 35.99
€ 32.37

Paperback. The first individual study of Beethoven's Violin Concerto. Series Editor(s): Rushton, Julian. Series: Cambridge Music Handbooks. Num Pages: 140 pages, 2 b/w illus. 3 tables 30 music examples. BIC Classification: AVGC4; AVH; AVRB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 215 x 142 x 10. Weight in Grams: 204.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Publisher
Cambridge University Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
140
Condition
New
SKU
V9780521457750
ISBN
9780521457750
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 34.07

Paperback. Presents a selection of Mozart's letters, translated into English, complete with notes, linking commentary and chronology. Editor(s): Eisen, Professor Cliff. Translator(s): Spencer, Mr. Stewart. Num Pages: 688 pages. BIC Classification: AVH; BGF; BGH; BJ. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 131 x 33. Weight in Grams: 472.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Publisher
Penguin Classics
Edition
F First Edition Thus
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141441467
ISBN
9780141441467
Paperback
Condition: New

€ 20.99
€ 16.51