A Vulgar Display of Pantera
The first-ever authorized visual history of Pantera! A breathtaking, behind-the-scenes, comprehensive look at one of the world's most legendary metal bands!A voluminous coffee table book featuring rare and never-before-seen images...
And the Grammy Goes To
And the Grammy Goes to... The Official Story of Music's Most Coveted Award240 pp. 11 1/8 x 10 1/4. Photographs throughout. Fifty years of the GRAMMY Awards and the artists...
Baby You're a Rich Man: Suing the Beatles for Fun and Profit
The Beatles, the most popular, influential, and important band of all time, have been the subject of countless books of biography, photography, analysis, history, and conjecture. But this long and...
Between the Dark and Light: The Grateful Dead : Finale Primer
Between the Dark and Light presents an astonishing array of images that capture the musical, cultural, and personal magic of the Grateful Dead. Now in paperback with 16 pages of...
Beyonce: Be With You
Always in the news Beyoncé is a clever, sassy performer/writer who's kept her audience on their feet for over a decade and is role model for her millions of fans...
Birth School Metallica Death, Volume 1: The Biography
A landmark release, the first of a two-volume biography of Metallica, the biggest metal band of all time, told via exclusive interviews with the band and their world by :...
Bob Marley: Spirit Dancer
By: Bruce W. Talamon A visual memoir of a noted reggae performer includes photos taken in the last two years of his life and is accompanied by a sensitive portrait...
Boutique Acoustics: 180 Years of Hand-Built American Guitars
(Book). Boutique Acoustics: 160 Years of Hand-Built Guitars tells the history behind the important acoustic guitar makers some recognizable, some obscure who all have played a key part in the...
Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock 'n' Roll
This smart, incisive biography traces Bruce Springsteen's evolution from a young artist who wasn't sure what he wanted to say to an acclaimed musician with a distinctive vision for a...
By: Tom Hamling The blemishes of vinyl and celebrity cultures from a bygone era will make you laugh out loud.
Celine Dion: For Keeps
Drawing on the personal archives of Celine and her family, this collector's edition compiles beautiful and elegant photographs of the performer with some of her favorite mementos.* Includes more than...
Chronicle of Jazz
A year-by-year history of people and events, The Chronicle of Jazz tells the whole story of jazz music and its personalities. Each chronologically arranged section contains special features, on topics...
Country Music Pop-up Book
People who love country music are passionate about it. For them, The Country Music Pop-Up Book will be a must-have: as a gift; as a source of new insights about...
Dance All Night: Those Other Southwestern Swing Bands, Past and Present (Grover E. Murray Studies in the American Southwest)
Its strains may be haunting, but western swing is alive and on the upswing, enjoying a renaissance among musicians too young to recall or even comprehend its heyday. For them,...
Dark Magus: The Jekyll and Hyde Life of Miles Davis
by: Gregory Davis Dark Magus is a warts-and-all look at the real Miles Davis. As told by his son, this book strips away the public perception of Davis and gets...
Derek Bailey and the Story of Free Improvisation
This brilliant biography of the cult guitar player will likely cause you to abandon everything you thought you knew about jazz improvisation, post-punk and the avant-garde. Derek Bailey was at...
Dreams to Remember: Otis Redding, Stax Records,
hen he died suddenly at the age of twenty-six, Otis Redding (1941 1967) had already become the conscience of a new kind of soul music. Sure, Berry Gordy might have...
Elvis Has Left the Building: The Day the King Died
The King departed this world during the month of punk rock's apotheosis. Punk had set out to destroy Elvis, or at least everything he came to represent, but never got...
Elvis Presley Inspirations
by : Andrews McMeel Publishing Pairing Elvis's own words with a collection of striking rare photos, this is one of the only Presley titles essentially written by the King himself.Of...
Elvis Presley: A Southern Life
n Elvis Presley, one of the most admired Southern historians of our time takes on one of the greatest cultural icons of all time. The result is a masterpiece: a...
Eric Clapton FAQ
FAQ). Eric Clapton has been a rock god for half a century. From busking on street corners and in local pubs to the raw blues of the Yardbirds, the rock/blues...
Excess All Areas: A Lighthearted Look at the Demands and Idiosyncrasies of Rock Icons on Tour
by: Sue Richmond Excess All Areas takes readers on a roller-coaster, backstage ride into the surreal and unpredictable world of the band contract rider. A rider is a shopping list...
Goin' Back to Memphis
Goin' Back to Memphis is an engaging survey of the town and its characters. by : James Dickerson
Gothic Song: Victorine Sequences and Augustinian Reform in Twelfth-Century Paris,
Margot E. Fassler’s richly documented history―winner of the Otto Kinkeldey Award from the American Musicological Society and the John Nicholas Brown Prize from the Medieval Academy of America―demonstrates how the...
Great Russian Musicians: From Rubinstein to Richter
From composers to musicians, the Russian school is universally admired. Russian musicians have left an indelible mark on Twentieth Century music, and these are essays on the greatest of those...
Grown-Up Anger: The Connected Mysteries of Bob Dylan,
A tour de force of storytelling years in the making: a dual biography of two of the greatest songwriters, Bob Dylan and Woody Guthrie, that is also a murder mystery...
Hilary Duff: All Access
Fans can finally have the most thorough book on everything Hilary. This scrapbook of her path to stardom and her current musical and on-screen successes is a teen and "tween"...
His Song: The Musical Journey of Elton John
This book has become a critical volume in serious appraisals of this remarkable artist's career. More comprehensive than previous biographies, His Song provides the full story behind all of Elton...
I've Always Kept a Unicorn: The Biography of Sandy Denny
've Always Kept a Unicorn tells the story of Sandy Denny, one of the greatest British singers of her time and the first female singer-songwriter to produce a substantial and...
Imagine That - Music: The History of Music Rewritten
Michael Sells brand new Imagine That series—short, popular histories of how the past didn't quite happen—launches with four titles this year. Each book is a flight of imagination that explores...
Intimate Nights: The Golden Age of New York Cabaret
by : James Gavin
JAMerica: The History of the Jam Band and Festival Scene
The term “jam band” is used to categorize a type of music that favors improvisation and musicianship over concise riffs, hooks, and traditional songwriting structure. The term also helps define...