Biography & Autobiography Books - Musicians & Composers

Pre-Order Now Badge
The Lyrics: 1956 to the Present Cover Image
ISBN: 9781631492563
Availability: Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Liveright - November 2nd, 2021

A work of unparalleled candor and splendorous beauty, The Lyrics celebrates the creative life and the musical genius of Paul McCartney through 154 of his most meaningful songs.

Staff Pick Badge
The Storyteller: Tales of Life and Music Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063076099
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Dey Street Books - October 5th, 2021

So, I've written a book.

Evenings With Led Zeppelin: The Complete Concert Chronicle - Revised and Expanded Edition Cover Image
ISBN: 9781913172398
Availability: Backordered
Published: Omnibus Press - October 14th, 2021

Evenings with Led Zeppelin chronicles the 500-plus appearances Led Zeppelin made throughout their career.

The First 21: How I Became Nikki Sixx Cover Image
ISBN: 9780306923708
Availability: Available for Pre-Order Now
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

The Beatles: Get Back Cover Image
By The Beatles, Peter Jackson (Foreword by), Hanif Kureishi (Introduction by)
ISBN: 9780935112962
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Callaway Arts & Entertainment - October 12th, 2021

The most anticipated book in more than a decade by the legendary band, The Beatles: Get Back is the official account of the creation of their final album, Let It Be, told in The Beatles' own words, illustrated with hundreds of previously unpublished images, including photos by Ethan A. Russell and Linda McCartney.

Unrequited Infatuations: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9780306925429
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Hachette Books - September 28th, 2021

Uncover never-before-told stories in this epic tale of self-discovery by a Rock n Roll disciple and member of the E Street Band.

What story begins in a bedroom in suburban New Jersey in the early '60s, unfolds on some of the country's largest stages, and then ranges across the globe, demonstrating over and over again how Rock and Roll has the power to change the world for the

Set the Night on Fire: Living, Dying, and Playing Guitar With the Doors Cover Image
ISBN: 9780316243346
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 12th, 2021

One of AARP’s Nine New Music Memoirs and Biographies for Rock and Blues Fans

In his tell-all, legendary Doors guitarist, Robby Krieger, one of Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time,” opens up about his band’s meteoric career, his own darkest moments, and the most famous black eye in rock ‘n’ roll.

Promise That You Will Sing About Me: The Power and Poetry of Kendrick Lamar Cover Image
ISBN: 9781250231680
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
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.

This Bright Future: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781982158248
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
Published: Simon & Schuster - September 7th, 2021


An explosive memoir from Bobby Hall, the multiplatinum recording artist known as Logic and the #1 bestselling author of Supermarket.

This Bright Future is a raw and unfiltered journey into the life and mind of Bobby Hall, who emerged from the wreckage of a horrifically abusive childhood to become an era-definin

The Last Days of John Lennon Cover Image
ISBN: 9781538753033
Availability: Click Title for IN STORE Location
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.

Sellout: The Major-Label Feeding Frenzy That Swept Punk, Emo, and Hardcore (1994–2007) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780358244301
Availability: Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Mariner Books - October 26th, 2021

A raucous history of punk, emo, and hardcore’s growing pains during the commercial boom of the early 90s and mid-aughts, following eleven bands as they “sell out” and find mainstream fame, or break beneath the weight of it all
Punk rock found itself at a crossroads in the mid-90’s.

A Furious Devotion: The Life of Shane MacGowan Cover Image
ISBN: 9781787601086
Availability: Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Omnibus Press - November 18th, 2021

Punk protagonist, legendary drinker, Irish musical icon. The complete and extraordinary journey of the Pogues’ notorious frontman from outcast to national treasure has never been told – until now.