Biography & Autobiography Books - Musicians & Composers

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Janis: Her Life and Music Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781476793108
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 22nd, 2019

Longlisted for the 2020 Andrew Carnegie Medals for Excellence

This blazingly intimate biography of Janis Joplin establishes the Queen of Rock & Roll as the rule-breaking musical trailblazer and complicated, gender-bending rebel she was.

Janis Joplin’s first transgressive act was to be a white girl who gained an early sense of the power of the blues,


Me: Elton John Official Autobiography Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781250147608
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - October 15th, 2019

INSTANT #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

In his first and only official autobiography, music icon Elton John reveals the truth about his extraordinary life, from his rollercoaster lifestyle as shown in the film Rocketman, to becoming a living legend.


Touched by the Sun: My Friendship with Jackie Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374277727
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - October 22nd, 2019

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.


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Year of the Monkey Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780525657682
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Published: Knopf - September 24th, 2019

New York Times Best Seller

From the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids and M Train, a profound, beautifully realized memoir in which dreams and reality are vividly woven into a tapestry of one transformative year.


Acid for the Children: A Memoir Cover Image
By Flea, Patti Smith (Foreword by)
$30.00
ISBN: 9781455530533
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 5th, 2019

New York Times Bestseller
A #1 LA Times Bestseller
A USA Today Bestseller
One of NPR's "Favorite Books of 2019"


Blood: A Memoir Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780306922688
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Published: Da Capo Press - October 29th, 2019

The Grammy- and Academy Award- nominated singer-songwriter's haunting, lyrical memoir, sharing the story of an unthinkable act of violence and ultimate healing through art


Horror Stories: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525511984
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Published: Random House - October 8th, 2019

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.

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPR


JAY-Z: Made in America Cover Image
By Michael Eric Dyson, Pharrell (Contributions by), Pharrell (Foreword by)
$25.99
ISBN: 9781250230966
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Published: St. Martin's Press - November 26th, 2019

NOW A NEW YORK TIMES, USA TODAY, AND PUBLISHER'S WEEKLY BESTSELLER


Hard to Handle: The Life and Death of the Black Crowes--A Memoir Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780306922008
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Published: Da Capo Press - September 24th, 2019

An insider biography of the Black Crowes by drummer and cofounder Steve Gorman


On Time: A Princely Life in Funk Cover Image
By Morris Day, David Ritz (With)
$27.00
ISBN: 9780306922213
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Published: Da Capo Press - October 8th, 2019

A memoir by Morris Day of The Time centering around his lifelong relationship and association with Prince.


Time Is Tight: My Life, Note by Note Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780316485609
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - October 29th, 2019

The long-awaited memoir of Booker T. Jones, leader of the famed Stax Records house band, architect of the Memphis soul sound, and one of the most legendary figures in music.


The Beatles from A to Zed: An Alphabetical Mystery Tour Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781250209597
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. - October 29th, 2019

A legendary record producer and performer takes readers on an alphabetical journey of insights into the music of the Beatles and individual reminiscences of John, Paul, George, and Ringo.


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