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Mother American Night: My Life in Crazy Times Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781524760199
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Published: Three Rivers Press - June 4th, 2019

John Perry Barlow’s wild ride with the Grateful Dead was just part of a Zelig-like life that took him from a childhood as ranching royalty in Wyoming to membership in the Internet Hall of Fame as a digital free speech advocate.


Paul Simon: The Life Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781501112133
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Published: Simon & Schuster - May 28th, 2019

Acclaimed music writer Robert Hilburn’s “epic” and “definitive” (Rolling Stone) biography of music icon Paul Simon, written with Simon’s full participation—but without his editorial control—that “reminds us how titanic this musician is” (The Washington Post).

For more than fifty years, Paul Simon has spoken to


Woodstock: 50 Years of Peace and Music Cover Image
By Daniel Bukszpan, Amalie R. Rothschild (Photographs by)
$29.99
ISBN: 9781623545314
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Published: Imagine - June 4th, 2019

Giftable 50th anniversary commemorative with never-before-seen images and original interviews. Hear from performers and attendees in their own voices! Featuring Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix, and The Grateful Dead, as well as unsung audience members and folks behind the scenes. This compendium remembers all the people who made the three days of peace and music an impossible success.


Help Your Kids With Music: A unique step-by-step visual guide Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781465485489
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Published: DK - June 4th, 2019

Are your kids struggling with music theory? Do you wish you could help them learn how to read music?


The Nightingale's Sonata: The Musical Odyssey of Lea Luboshutz Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9781643130675
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Published: Pegasus Books - June 4th, 2019

Spanning generations, from the shores of the Black Sea to the glittering concert halls of New York, The Nightingale's Sonata is a richly woven tapestry centered around violin virtuoso Lea Luboshutz. Like many poor Jews, music offered an escape from the prejudices that dominated society in the last years of the Russian Empire.


Nothing's Bad Luck: The Lives of Warren Zevon Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780306921483
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Published: Da Capo Press - May 7th, 2019

Biography of legendary singer-songwriter Warren Zevon, spanning his nomadic youth and early recording career to his substance abuse, final album, and posthumous Grammy Awards


No Walls and the Recurring Dream: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735225176
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Published: Viking - May 7th, 2019

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"A memoir as fierce, freewheeling, and passionate as her music."
--O, the Oprah magazine

A memoir by the celebrated singer-songwriter and social activist Ani DiFranco


Big Book of Rock & Roll Names: How Arcade Fire, Led Zeppelin, Nirvana, Vampire Weekend, and 532 Other Bands Got Their Names Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419732591
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - May 7th, 2019

Backstage Pass Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9780062820280
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Published: HarperOne - April 30th, 2019

NATIONAL BESTSELLER


Why You Like It: The Science and Culture of Musical Taste Cover Image
$32.50
ISBN: 9781250057198
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Published: Flatiron Books - April 30th, 2019

From the chief architect of the Pandora Radio’s Music Genome Project comes a definitive and groundbreaking examination of how your mind, body, and upbringing influence the music you love.

Everyone loves music. But what is it that makes music so universally beloved and have such a powerful effect on us?


Woodstock: 50th Anniversary Edition: Three Days That Rocked the World Cover Image
By Mike Evans (Editor), Paul Kingsbury (Editor), Martin Scorsese (Foreword by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781454933366
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Published: Sterling - May 7th, 2019

A special 50th anniversary edition of our lavishly illustrated ultimate guide to Woodstock, with a day-by-day, act-by-act account of everything that went down on Yasgur's farm--along with interviews and quotes from those who were there.


Red Hot and Blue: Fifty Years of Writing About Music, Memphis, and Motherf**kers Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781641601061
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Published: Chicago Review Press - May 7th, 2019

This collection of over fifty years of writing about the South and its music by Stanley Booth, one of the undisputedly great chroniclers of the subject, is a classic, essential read. Booth’s close contacts with many of the musicians he writes about provide a gateway to truly understanding the music and culture of Memphis and other blues strongholds in the South.


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