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Please Please Tell Me Now: The Duran Duran Story Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780306846069
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Published: Hachette Books - June 29th, 2021

Lifelong fans and interested newcomers will love this stunning biography of Duran Duran by the bestselling author of Gold Dust Woman and Hammer of the Gods.
In Please Please Tell Me Now, bestselling rock biographer Stephen Davis tells the story of Duran Duran, the quintessential band of the 1980s.


I Ain't Studdin' Ya: My American Blues Story Cover Image
By Bobby Rush, Herb Powell (With)
$29.00
ISBN: 9780306874802
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Published: Hachette Books - June 22nd, 2021

Experience music history with this memoir by one of the last of the genuine old school Blues and R&B legends, the Grammy-winning dynamic showman Bobby Rush.

This memoir charts the extraordinary rise to fame of living blues legend, Bobby Rush. Born Emmett Ellis, Jr. in Homer, Louisiana, he adopted the stage name Bobby Rush out of respect for his father, a pastor.


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Beastie Boys Book Cover Image
$50.00
ISBN: 9780812995541
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Published: Random House - October 30th, 2018

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A panoramic experience that tells the story of Beastie Boys, a book as unique as the band itself—by band members ADROCK and Mike D, with contributions from Amy Poehler, Colson Whitehead, Wes Anderson, Luc Sante, and more.


Miles Cover Image
$20.00
ISBN: 9781451643183
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Published: Simon & Schuster - September 20th, 2011

Universally acclaimed as a musical genius, Miles Davis was one of the most important and influential musicians in the world. Here, Miles speaks out about his extraordinary life.

Miles: The Autobiography, like Miles himself, holds nothing back. He speaks frankly and openly about his drug problem and how he overcame it.


I Put A Spell On You: The Autobiography Of Nina Simone Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9780306813276
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Published: Da Capo Press - September 4th, 2003

James Baldwin used to tell Nina Simone, "This is the world you have made for yourself, now you have to live in it." Simone has created for herself a world of magnificent peaks. Often compared to Billie Holiday and Edith Piaf, Simone is known as one of the greatest singers of her generation.


Horror Stories: A Memoir Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780525512004
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Published: Random House Trade Paperbacks - March 9th, 2021

The two-time Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter behind the groundbreaking album Exile in Guyville traces her life and career in a genre-bending memoir in stories about the pivotal moments that haunt her.

“Honest, original and absolutely remarkable.”—NPR (Best Books of the Year)


Limelight: Rush in the '80s Cover Image
$34.95
ISBN: 9781770415362
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Published: ECW Press - October 13th, 2020

Part two of the definitive biography of the rock 'n' roll kings of the North -- covering Rush's most iconic and popular albums, Moving Pictures and Power Windows Includes two full-color photo inserts, with 16 pages of the band on tour and in the studio In the follow-up to Anthem: Rush in the '70s, Martin Popoff brings together canon analysis, cultural context, and extensive firsthand interviews to


Forever in Our Hearts: The Life, Faith and Legacy of Christina Grimmie Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781646705955
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Published: Covenant Books - January 27th, 2020

Forever in Our Hearts: The Life, Faith, and Legacy of Christina Grimmie tells the story of a faith-filled woman whose short life left a lasting impression and impact on the lives of those who knew her and followed her singing career. Christina's love for her family, friends, and fans was surpassed only by her deep and lasting love for Jesus and her Christian faith.


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It's a Long Story: My Life Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316403542
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Published: Back Bay Books - May 17th, 2016

Willie Nelson shares his life story in this "heartfelt" bestselling memoir of true love, wild times, best friends, and barrooms (Washington Post).


Useless Magic: Lyrics and Poetry Cover Image
$35.00
ISBN: 9780525577157
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Published: Crown Archetype - July 10th, 2018

Lyrics and never-before-seen poetry and sketches from the iconic musician of Florence and the Machine

Songs can be incredibly prophetic, like subconscious warnings or messages to myself, but I often don't know what I'm trying to say till years later. Or a prediction comes true and I couldn't do anything to stop it, so it seems like a kind of useless magic.


Elvis: Still Taking Care of Business: Memories and Insights About Elvis Presley From His Friend and Bodyguard Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781600781490
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Published: Triumph Books Entertainment - April 1st, 2008

Elvis: Still Taking Care of Business is arguably the most authentic, no-holds-barred depiction of the greatest entertainer who ever lived. This is the book that the estate doesn't want you to read—it's a balanced, respectful, and insightful look by a true Presley insider and carter member of the infamous Memphis Mafia.


Kristofferson: The Wild American Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781849381741
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Published: Omnibus Press - March 1st, 2010

This biography tells the story of Kris Kristofferson's triumphant pursuit of a career that baffled his family as he left a distinguished military career to sweep floors in Nashville and pitch his songs to his musical heroes and finally become a star himself.