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A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781984801197
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Published: Random House - March 30th, 2021

A stirring meditation on Black performance in America from the New York Times bestselling author of Go Ahead in the Rain


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Beeswing: Losing My Way and Finding My Voice 1967-1975 Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781616208950
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Published: Algonquin Books - April 6th, 2021

An intimate look at the early years of one of the world’s most significant and influential guitarists and songwriters.

In this moving and immersive memoir, Richard Thompson, international and longtime beloved music legend, recreates the spirit of the 1960s, where he found, and then lost, and then found his way again.

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Broken Horses: A Memoir Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593237243
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Published: Crown - April 6th, 2021

The critically acclaimed singer-songwriter, producer, and six-time Grammy winner opens up about a life shaped by music in this candid, heartfelt, and intimate story.


Music: A Subversive History Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781541644373
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Published: Basic Books - April 20th, 2021

"A dauntingly ambitious, obsessively researched" (Los Angeles Times) global history of music that reveals how songs have shifted societies and sparked revolutions.

Histories of music overwhelmingly suppress stories of the outsiders and rebels who created musical revolutions and instead celebrate the mainstream assimilators who borrowed innovations, diluted their


Amy Winehouse (Lives of the Musicians) Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781786278845
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Published: Laurence King Publishing - April 13th, 2021

In her intense, brief life, Amy Winehouse's music spoke directly to millions. And since her death, her fans have only increased.


Finding the Raga: An Improvisation on Indian Music Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781681374789
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Published: New York Review Books - March 30th, 2021

An autobiographical exploration of the role and meaning of music in our world by one of India's greatest living authors, himself a vocalist and performer.


The History of Jazz Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9780190087210
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - March 1st, 2021

An updated new edition of Ted Gioia's universally acclaimed history of jazz, with a wealth of new insight on this music's past, present, and future.


Vibrate Higher: A Rap Story Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374283407
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Published: MCD - February 16th, 2021

From one of the most lyrically gifted, socially conscious rappers of the past twenty years, Vibrate Higher is a firsthand account of hip-hop as a political force


Liner Notes for the Revolution: The Intellectual Life of Black Feminist Sound Cover Image
$39.95
ISBN: 9780674052819
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Published: Belknap Press - February 23rd, 2021

An award-winning Black feminist music critic takes us on an epic journey through radical sound from Bessie Smith to Beyonc .


Buffy Sainte-Marie: The Authorized Biography Cover Image
By Andrea Warner, Joni Mitchell (Foreword by)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781771647298
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Published: Greystone Books - February 20th, 2021

Buffy Sainte-Marie is an icon and inspiration. This book is necessary--an authorized insight into the making of a legend. --Terese Marie Mailhot, author of Heart Berries

A powerful, intimate look at the life of a beloved folk icon and activist.


Coal Miner's Daughter Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781538701713
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - February 16th, 2021

New York Times bestselling author and Nashville legend Loretta Lynn tells the story of her rise from deep poverty in Butcher Holler, Kentucky, to the top of the male-dominated country music industry.

Reissued for the 40th Anniversary of the Oscar-winning, Sissy Spacek-starring film of the same name, Coal Miner's Daughter recounts Loretta Lynn'


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I'm Your Man: The Life of Leonard Cohen Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780063114906
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Published: Ecco - February 9th, 2021

The New York Times-bestselling, definitive biography of legendary artist Leonard Cohen, now with new afterword by the author

“There is a crack in everything.

That’s how the light gets in.”

— Leonard Cohen


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