Music Books

Beethoven: The Relentless Revolutionary Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780393242553
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 9th, 2019

Beethoven imbibed Enlightenment and revolutionary ideas in his hometown of Bonn, where they were fervently discussed in caf's and at the university. Moving to Vienna at the age of twenty-one to study with Haydn, he gained renown as a brilliant pianist and innovative composer.


Elvis in Vegas: How the King Reinvented the Las Vegas Show Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781501151194
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Published: Simon & Schuster - July 23rd, 2019

The story of how Las Vegas saved Elvis and Elvis saved Las Vegas in the greatest musical comeback of all time.

The conventional wisdom is that Las Vegas is what destroyed Elvis Presley, launching him on a downward spiral of drugs, boredom, erratic stage behavior, and eventually his fatal overdose.


Playing Changes: Jazz for the New Century Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781101873496
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Published: Vintage - July 23rd, 2019

One of the Best Books of the Year: NPR, GQ, Billboard, JazzTimes


When Giants Walked the Earth 10th Anniversary Edition: A Biography of Led Zeppelin Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781250215604
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - July 16th, 2019

A revised edition of the classic Led Zeppelin biography, featuring rich and substantial new material


No Encore!: Musicians Reveal Their Weirdest, Wildest, Most Embarrassing Gigs Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781642930849
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Published: Post Hill Press - July 16th, 2019

Featuring never-before-told stories, No Encore! takes you on tour with over sixty iconic musicians as they relive their weirdest, wildest, most embarrassing gigs.

“They hated us and started throwing cups, bottles, change, chairs, and anything that wasn’t nailed down.” —Dean Ween

This hilarious, sometimes horrifying, collection spans four


Woodstock 50th Anniversary: Back to Yasgur's Farm Cover Image
$24.99
ISBN: 9781440248900
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Published: Krause Publications - July 9th, 2019

"We're all still at Woodstock"
--Richie Havens


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.


Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780593132951
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Published: Random House - June 11th, 2019

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A celebration of American history through the music that helped to shape a nation, by Pulitzer Prize winner Jon Meacham and music superstar Tim McGraw

“Jon Meacham and Tim McGraw form an irresistible duo—connecting us to music as an unsung force in our nation's history.”—Doris Kearns Goodwin


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: 3 Days of Peace & Music Cover Image
By Michael Lang (Contribution by)
$59.95
ISBN: 9781909526624
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Published: Reel Art Press - June 25th, 2019

The official 50th-anniversary book on the festival that epitomizes the '60s


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?


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