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The Double Life of Bob Dylan: A Restless, Hungry Feeling, 1941-1966 Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316535212
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - May 18th, 2021

From the world's leading authority on Bob Dylan comes the definitive biography that promises to transform our understanding of the man and musician—thanks to early access to Dylan's never-before-studied archives.

In 2016 Bob Dylan sold his personal archive to the George Kaiser Foundation in Tulsa, Oklahoma, reportedly for $22 million.


Remain in Love: Talking Heads, Tom Tom Club, Tina Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250797131
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 26th, 2021

“Electrifying. Remain in Love is possibly the most uxorious rock ’n’ roll memoir ever written…”
Wall Street Journal


In Defense of Ska Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781944866785
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Published: Clash Books - May 4th, 2021

In a mix of interviews, essays, personal stories, historical snapshots, obscure anecdotes, and think pieces, In Defense of Ska dissects, analyzes and celebrates ska in exactly the way fans have been craving for decades. This book will enlist ska-lovers as soldiers in the ska army, and challenge ska-haters' prejudices to the core.


I'm with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie Cover Image
By Pamela Des Barres, Dave Navarro (Foreword by)
$16.95
ISBN: 9781556525896
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Published: Chicago Review Press - October 28th, 2005

The stylish, exuberant, and remarkably sweet confession of one of the most famous groupies of the 1960s and 70s is back in print in this new edition that includes an afterword on the author's last 15 years of adventures.


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Janis: Her Life and Music Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781476793115
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 13th, 2020

This extraordinarily intimate and “gripping” (Vanity Fair) biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was.

Janis Joplin’s first transgressive act was to be a white girl who gained an early sense of the power of the blues, music you could only f


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Alice in Chains: The Untold Story Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250199386
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Published: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - November 13th, 2018

The first comprehensive biography of Alice In Chains from its genre-forging years on the hard edge of grunge to the tragic death of lead singer Layne Staley and the band's comeback.


The Way I Am Cover Image
By Eminem
$28.00
ISBN: 9780452296121
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Published: Plume - October 27th, 2009

Chart topping-and headline-making-rap artist Eminem shares his private reflections, drawings, handwritten lyrics, and photographs in his New York Times bestseller The Way I Am


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Jaco: The Extraordinary and Tragic Life of Jaco Pastorius - Anniversary Edition Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780879308599
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Published: Backbeat Books - October 1st, 2005

A fitting tribute to the troubled genius who revolutionized electric bass playing and bridged the gaps between jazz, R&B, rock and funk.


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Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781455501373
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - May 12th, 2015

"You have to bear in mind that [Questlove] is one of the smartest motherf*****s on the planet. His musical knowledge, for all practical purposes, is limitless." --Robert Christgau


Never Enough: The Story of the Cure Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781847727398
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Published: Omnibus Press - April 6th, 2009

Never Enough is the definitive biography of classic post-punk survivors The Cure. Author Jeff Apter traces their roots from middle-class Crawley, Sussex, documenting in detail their gradual rise to fame. On the way he reveals how their first "major" album, Pornography, almost ended the band's career before it began.



Dark Story of Eminem (Updated Edition) Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781849384582
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Published: Omnibus Press - April 1st, 2011

An updated edition of the best-selling biography of the unique and uncompromising Slim Shady. From his roots in a racially divided Detroit, through his work Dr. Dre and The Bass Brothers, to his position as a dominant cultural force and headline-grabber, the story of Marshall Mathers continues to cause controversy.



But Beautiful: A Book About Jazz Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780312429478
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Published: Picador - November 10th, 2009

"May be the best book ever written about jazz."—David Thomson, Los Angeles Times