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Open Book Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062899972
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Published: Dey Street Books - March 23rd, 2021

The #1 New York Times Bestseller

Updated with a new introduction and featuring never-before-seen photos


The First 21: How I Became Nikki Sixx Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780306923708
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Published: Hachette Books - October 19th, 2021

Rock-and-roll icon and three-time bestselling author Nikki Sixx tells his origin story: how Frank Feranna became Nikki Sixx, chronicling his fascinating journey from irrepressible Idaho farmboy to the man who formed the revolutionary rock group Mötley Crüe.

Nikki Sixx is one of the most respected, recognizable, and entre


Didn't We Almost Have It All: In Defense of Whitney Houston Cover Image
By Gerrick Kennedy, Brandy (Foreword by)
$28.00
ISBN: 9781419749698
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - February 1st, 2022

A candid exploration of the genius, shame, and celebrity of Whitney Houston a decade after her passing

On February 11, 2012, Whitney Houston was found submerged in the bathtub of her suite at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. In the decade since, the world has mourned her death amid new revelations about her relationship to her Blackness, her sexuality, and her addictions.


Woody Guthrie: Songs and Art * Words and Wisdom Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781797211787
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Published: Chronicle Books - November 16th, 2021

The timely, passionate, and humanely political work of America's greatest folk singer and songwriter is presented through his own words and art—curated by Woody's daughter—in this essential self-portrait, including never-before published lyrics and personal writing, and testimony from contemporary writers and musicians on his powerful relevance today.


Anthem: Rush in the '70s Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781770415683
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Published: ECW Press - April 27th, 2021

Part one of the definitive biography of Rock 'n' Roll's kings of the North ... now in paperback Includes two full-color photo inserts, with 16 pages of the early days of the band on tour and in the studio.


The Last Days of John Lennon Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781538753033
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - September 21st, 2021

Discover one of the greatest true crime stories in music history, as only James Patterson can tell it.

With the Beatles, John Lennon surpasses his youthful dreams, achieving a level of superstardom that defies classification. “We were the best bloody band there was,” he says.


She Come By It Natural: Dolly Parton and the Women Who Lived Her Songs Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781982157296
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Published: Scribner - September 7th, 2021

In this Time Top 100 Book of the Year, the National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestselling author of Heartland “analyzes how Dolly Parton’s songs—and success—have embodied feminism for working-class women” (People).


Promise That You Will Sing About Me: The Power and Poetry of Kendrick Lamar Cover Image
$29.99
ISBN: 9781250231680
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Published: St. Martin's Press - September 28th, 2021

A stunning, in-depth look at the power and poetry of one of the most consequential rappers of our time.


King of the Blues: The Rise and Reign of B.B. King Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780802158055
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Published: Grove Press - October 5th, 2021

The first full and authoritative biography of an American--indeed a world-wide--musical and cultural legend.

"No one worked harder than B.B. No one inspired more up-and-coming artists. No one did more to spread the gospel of the blues."--President Barack Obama


Satan Is Real: The Ballad of the Louvin Brothers Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062069047
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Published: Igniter - January 2nd, 2013

Get ready for one of America’s great untold stories: the true saga of the Louvin Brothers, a mid-century Southern gothic Cain and Abel and one of the greatest country duos of all time.


Prince: A Private View Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9781250134431
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Published: St. Martin's Press - October 24th, 2017

Now a New York Times bestseller!

Featuring a foreword by Beyoncé Knowles-Carter.


Don't Stop Believin': The Man, the Band, and the Song that Inspired Generations Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780310353911
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Published: Zondervan - May 1st, 2018

Keyboardist and songwriter with the band Journey, Jonathan Cain writes this long-awaited memoir about his personal story of overcoming and faith, his career with one of the most successful musical groups in history, and the stories behind his greatest hits including Don't Stop Believin'.