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Hardcover. Since forming in 2007, JLS have achieved everything they'd hoped for and more. From four smash-hit albums and five number one singles, to BRIT and MOBO awards and sell-out tours, Oritse, Marvin, JB, and Aston have proved themselves as one of Britain's biggest boybands ever. In this book, they share their memories with their fans. Num Pages: 256 pages, black & white halftones, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 254 x 198 x 21. Weight in Grams: 998.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2013
Publisher
Ebury Press
Number of pages
256
Condition
New
SKU
V9780091957346
ISBN
9780091957346

€ 38.25

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Publisher
Bantam Press
Condition
New
SKU
V9780593071229
ISBN
9780593071229

€ 25.99
€ 24.51

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
€ 23.45

Hardcover. 'Something to Live For' investigates and analyses the entire oeuvre of Billy Strayhorn, who, for over 30 years, was the musical collaborator of Duke Ellington. Nearly 70 music examples, drawn directly from his original autograph scores, provide insight into the development of Strayhorn's own musical language and style. Num Pages: 352 pages, 11 hts, 69 music samples. BIC Classification: AVGJ; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 162 x 27. Weight in Grams: 690.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Oxford University Press Inc United States
Edition
1st Edition
Number of pages
352
Condition
New
SKU
V9780195124484
ISBN
9780195124484

€ 27.65

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Hal Leonard
Edition
Pap/Psc
Condition
New
SKU
V9781480354746
ISBN
9781480354746

€ 19.99
€ 15.40

Paperback. Searching for the disappearing subject in Kid A and Amnesiac Series: Profiles in Popular Music. Num Pages: 256 pages, 24 music exx. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 226 x 154 x 17. Weight in Grams: 382.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Indiana University Press United States
Number of pages
208
Condition
New
SKU
V9780253222725
ISBN
9780253222725

€ 23.99
€ 22.38

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Trans Atlantic
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907176258
ISBN
9781907176258

€ 14.47

Paperback.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Atlantic Publishing,Croxley Green United Kingdom
Edition
Collectors ed
Number of pages
224
Condition
New
SKU
V9781907176524
ISBN
9781907176524

€ 13.99
€ 13.83

Paperback. Begins in Berkeley in 1968, and ends with a piece on Dylan's show at the University of Minnesota on election night 2008. This title follows not only recordings but performances, books, movies, and various manner of highways and byways in which Bob Dylan has made himself felt in our culture. Num Pages: 512 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 154 x 40. Weight in Grams: 668.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571254453
ISBN
9780571254453

€ 18.99
€ 13.34

Paperback. Presenting a biography of Beethoven, this book offers insightful readings of Beethoven's key works. Num Pages: 1104 pages. BIC Classification: AVGC4; AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 156 x 236 x 51. Weight in Grams: 1116.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Faber & Faber
Condition
New
SKU
9780571312566
ISBN
9780571312566

€ 34.99
€ 21.74

Paperback. Series: 33 1/3. Num Pages: 168 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: AVG; AVH; UGG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 166 x 121 x 19. Weight in Grams: 160.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Publisher
Bloomsbury Academic
Condition
New
SKU
9781628928532
ISBN
9781628928532

€ 13.99
€ 10.49

Hardback. Heitor Villa-Lobos (1887-1959) was a famous and charismatic 20th century Brazilian composer. This book, based on the composer's private papers and correspondence, describes the gradual development from his first struggles to world wide recognition of the individuality of his compositions. Num Pages: 288 pages, 32 b&w photographs, bibliography, index, footnotes. BIC Classification: AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 241 x 166 x 18. Weight in Grams: 500.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2002
Publisher
Scarecrow Press United States
Number of pages
288
Condition
New
SKU
V9780810841499
ISBN
9780810841499

€ 64.21

Hardback. Series Editor(s): Smith, John David. Series: Library of African-American Biography. Num Pages: 200 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: AVH; BGF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 215 x 148 x 17. Weight in Grams: 370.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2010
Publisher
Ivan R Dee, Inc United States
Number of pages
200
Condition
New
SKU
V9781566638364
ISBN
9781566638364

€ 25.99
€ 25.30

Paperback. Num Pages: 112 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 179 x 140 x 10. Weight in Grams: 134.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Counterpoint United States
Number of pages
112
Condition
New
SKU
V9781593762438
ISBN
9781593762438

€ 14.99
€ 12.16

Hardcover.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Publisher
Andre Deutsch
Number of pages
296
Condition
New
SKU
V9780233003276
ISBN
9780233003276

€ 21.99
€ 20.00

Hardcover. Spawned in the intensely fertile music scene that blossomed in and around Seattle in the late 1980s, Nirvana instantly distinguished itself from the bulk of its peers by virtue of the singular passion that drove its leader, Kurt Cobain. This book deals with its life and work. Num Pages: 96 pages. BIC Classification: AVGP; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 251 x 289. .
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Publisher
Carlton Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
96
Condition
New
SKU
V9781780977706
ISBN
9781780977706

€ 19.99
€ 18.02

Paperback. Metallica formed in 1981 in Los Angeles, California, their original line-up consisted of Ulrich, rhythm guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, lead guitarist Dave Mustaine, and bassist Ron McGovney. They had sold over 100 million records worldwide by the time their album, "Death Magnetic", was released in 2008. Num Pages: 192 pages, 100 colour/bw photographs. BIC Classification: AVGT; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 195 x 150 x 14. Weight in Grams: 344. The Stories Behind the Biggest Songs. Series: Stories Behind Every Song S. 192 pages, 100 colour/bw photographs. Metallica formed in 1981 in Los Angeles, California, their original line-up consisted of Ulrich, rhythm guitarist and vocalist James Hetfield, lead guitarist Dave Mustaine, and bassist Ron McGovney. They had sold over 100 million records worldwide by the time their album, "Death Magnetic", was released in 2008. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: AVGT; AVH. Dimension: 195 x 150 x 14. Weight: 344.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Publisher
Carlton Books
Edition
Reprint
Number of pages
192
Condition
New
SKU
V9781847323392
ISBN
9781847323392

€ 13.99
€ 13.07

Paperback. A work in which Stravinsky, prompted by Robert Craft, reviewed his long and remarkable life. It brings the Imperial Russia of his childhood into focus, at the same time scanning what were at the time the brave new horizons of Boulez and Stockhausen. Num Pages: 156 pages, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: AVGC6; AVH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 217 x 13. Weight in Grams: 206.
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Publisher
Faber and Faber
Edition
Main
Condition
New
SKU
V9780571255771
ISBN
9780571255771

€ 17.81

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

€ 27.43

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

€ 27.43

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

€ 27.43

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

€ 27.43

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

€ 90.03

Hardback. 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
SKU
V9781908049919
ISBN
9781908049919

€ 84.25