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Total F*cking Godhead: The Biography of Chris Cornell Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781642932157
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Published: Post Hill Press - July 28th, 2020

"The new Chris Cornell biography is the book his legacy deserves." —Kerrang!

"Reiff unearths plenty of unexpected details and novel anecdotes…but the book is perhaps most valuable for the way it rounds out and humanizes this man who managed to keep so many of his cards close to the vest despite decades in the spotlight." —Variety


Look at Me!: The XXXTENTACION Story Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780306845420
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Published: Hachette Books - June 9th, 2020

A compelling biography of SoundCloud sensation and rising star XXXTENTACION -- from his candid songwriting and connection with fans to his tragic death.


Touched by the Sun: My Friendship with Jackie Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781250758064
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Published: Picador - November 17th, 2020

The instant New York Times bestseller | Named one of the ten best books of 2019 by People magazine

A chance encounter at a summer party on Martha’s Vineyard blossomed into an improbable but enduring friendship.


Honky Tonk Hero Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781477323960
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Published: University of Texas Press - November 17th, 2020

Billy Joe Shaver was the real deal. Many agree with him that his songs are pure poetry. Shaver sang about a life that was full of hard times, wild living, and a forty-year-long passion for his late wife Brenda. His songs are raw, honest, and so true that people hear the story of their own lives in his music.


Anthem: Rush in the '70s Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781770415201
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Published: ECW Press - May 12th, 2020

The definitive biography of the rock 'n' roll kings of the North Includes two full-color photo inserts, with 16 pages of the early days of the band on tour and in the studio With extensive, first-hand reflections from Geddy Lee, Alex Lifeson, and Neil Peart, as well as from family, friends, and fellow musicians, Anthem: Rush in the '70s is a detailed portrait of Canada's greatest rock ambassadors.


The Death Archives: Mayhem 1984-94 Cover Image
$34.99
ISBN: 9781787601291
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Published: Ecstatic Peace Library - September 1st, 2018

Mayhem are the most influential Black Metal band in the world, and obviously no strangers to controversy. Death Archives offer never before seen photographs and unique insight into one of music's most extreme subcultures.


Up Jumped the Devil: The Real Life of Robert Johnson Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781641600941
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Published: Chicago Review Press - June 4th, 2019

  • The Penderyn 2020 Music Book Prize (UK edition)
  • Living Blues Critics Choice Best Blues Book of 2019
  • Living Blues Readers Choice Best Blues Book of 2019
  • Certificate of Merit in the Best Historical Research in Recorded Blues, Soul, Gospel, or R&B category from ARSC (Association for Recorded Sound Collections)
An essential story of blues lore, black cul


White Line Fever: The Autobiography: The Autobiography Cover Image
By Janiss Garza (Contributions by), Lemmy Kilmister
$15.95
ISBN: 9780806525907
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Published: Citadel - January 1st, 2004

After years of notorious excess, his blood would kill another human being. This is the story of the heaviest drinking, most oversexed speed freak in the music business.


I Just Can't Stop It: My Life in the Beat Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781785589249
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Published: Omnibus Press - September 26th, 2019

I Just Can't Stop It is the honest and compelling autobiography from British Music Legend, Ranking Roger.

As the enigmatic frontman of the multicultural band The Beat, Ranking Roger represented the youthful and joyous sound of the post-punk 2 Tone movement.


Raisin' Cain: The Wild and Raucous Story of Johnny Winter Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9780879309732
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Published: Backbeat Books - April 1st, 2010

Author Mary Lou Sullivan sat with Johnny Winter for hours of exclusive, no-holds-barred interviews, covering the guitar slinger's entire career.


Sounds Like Me: My Life (So Far) in Song Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781982142223
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 15th, 2019

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Me and a Guy Named Elvis: My Lifelong Friendship with Elvis Presley Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781592403059
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Published: Avery - July 19th, 2007

On a lazy Sunday in 1954, twelve-year-old Jerry Schilling wandered into a Memphis touch football game, only to discover that his team was quarterbacked by a nineteen-year-old Elvis Presley, the local teenager whose first record, "That’s All Right," had just debuted on Memphis radio. The two became fast friends, even as Elvis turned into the world’s biggest star.