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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.


Divided Soul: The Life Of Marvin Gaye Cover Image
$17.50
ISBN: 9780306811913
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Published: Da Capo Press - May 8th, 2003

"A biography as dramatic as any to come out of the pop field . . . told with sympathy and unflinching candor."--San Francisco Chronicle


Inside Out: A Personal History of Pink Floyd (Reading Edition): (Rock and Roll Book, Biography of Pink Floyd, Music Book) Cover Image
By Nick Mason, Philip Dodd (Editor)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781452166100
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Published: Chronicle Books - October 3rd, 2017

The definitive history of Pink Floyd by founding member Nick Mason, this reading edition brings up-to-date the band's incredible story as told uniquely from the inside out.


Commando: The Autobiography of Johnny Ramone Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780810996601
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Published: Abrams Image - April 1st, 2012

Raised in Queens, New York, Johnny Ramone founded one of the most influential rock bands of all time, but he never strayed from his blue-collar roots and attitude. He was truly imbued with the angry-young-man spirit that would characterize his persona both on and off stage.


Taylor Swift: In Her Own Words (In Their Own Words) Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781572842786
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Published: Agate B2 - September 17th, 2019

Get inside the head of one of the most influential musicians of our time, a pop music phenomenon turned titan of industry and cultural icon: Taylor Swift.


Van Halen Rising: How a Southern California Backyard Party Band Saved Heavy Metal Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781770412637
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Published: ECW Press - October 1st, 2015

The bestselling, vivid and energetic history of Van Halen's legendary early years featuring 230 original interviews -- including with former Van Halen bassist Michael Anthony and power players like Pete Angelus, Marshall Berle, Donn Landee, Ted Templeman, and Neil Zlozower "Fascinating (even for non-VH fans) ...


Girl To City: A Memoir Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780578536163
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Published: Southern Domestic - October 8th, 2019

Wonderful Tonight: George Harrison, Eric Clapton, and Me Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780307407832
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Published: Crown - May 27th, 2008

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • For the first time, rock music’s most famous muse tells her incredible story


Stevie Ray Vaughan: Caught in the Crossfire Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316160698
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - June 5th, 1994

His blistering guitar playing breathed life back into the blues. Performing night after night - from his early teens to his tragic death at age thirty-five, in tiny pass-the-hat clubs and before thousands in huge arenas - Stevie Ray Vaughan fused blazing technique with deep soul in a manner unrivaled since the days of Jimi Hendrix. The genuineness and passion of his music moved millions.


Hip Hop Family Tree Book 3: 1983-1984 Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781606998489
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Published: Fantagraphics - August 8th, 2015

The third volume of the popular webcomic tells the true story of hip-hoppers The Beastie Boys, Run DMC, The Fat Boys, and many more.


Learning to Listen: The Jazz Journey of Gary Burton: An Autobiography Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780876391402
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Published: Berklee Press Publications - August 1st, 2013

(Berklee Press). Winner "Best Book of the Year" 2014 award from the Jazz Journalists Association. In Learning to Listen, Gary Burton shares his 50 years of experiences at the top of the jazz scene. A seven-time Grammy Award-winner, Burton made his first recordings at age 17, has toured and recorded with a who's who of famous jazz names, and is one of only a few openly gay musicians in jazz.


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

Why doesn't ska get its due as a rich, diverse genre the way punk, metal, hip-hop and electronic music does? Or more to the point, why are ska fans so embarrassed of this music they love? The era of ska shame is officially over. In Defense of Ska is the much-needed response to years of ska-mockery.