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BBC Proms 2018
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The BBC Proms is the world's biggest and longest ?running classical music festival and one of the jewels in the crown for the BBC. It is one of the st...
As time goes by
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'The sharpest memoir written by one of the Beatles' inner circle.' ObserverDerek Taylor's iconic memoir is a rare opportunity to be immersed in one o...

Metallica
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This new, thoroughly updated edition is the ultimate tribute to Metallica, complete with coverage of the band's most recent DVD set and live albums.Fo...
Absolutely on music
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An unprecedented glimpse into the minds of two maestros.Haruki Murakami's passion for music runs deep. Before turning his hand to writing, he ran a ja...

Michael Jackson, king of pop, 1958-2009
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On 25th July 2009, news of Michael Jackson's death at the age of 50 shocked the world. In a cruel twist of fate, he had passed away before he got the ...
The Story of Northern Soul
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What began as an underground 60s Mod scene in unlicensed, no-frills clubs in the North West of England became a youth craze that has long surpassed al...

Electric eden
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Rob Young investigates how the idea of folk has been handed down and transformed by successive generations - song collectors, composers, Marxist reviv...
The psychology of the transference
Our Price: £14.39
An account of Jung's handling of the transference between psychologist and patient in the light of his conception of the archetypes. Based on the symb...

BBC Proms 2019
Our Price: £6.30
The BBC Proms is the world's biggest and longest-running classical music festival and one of the jewels in the crown for the BBC. It is one of the str...
Meet me in the bathroom
Our Price: £20.00
A SUNDAY TIMES, ROUGH TRADE, ROLLING STONE, MOJO AND UNCUT BOOK OF THE YEARLONGLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZENew York, 2001. 9/11 plunges t...

Raw
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The Wu-Tang Clan is American hip-hop royalty. Rolling Stone called them the 'best rap group ever' and their debut album is considered one of the great...
Sundog
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Scott Walker is undoubtedly one of the most brilliant, serious and intelligent of artists today. As one of the greatest lyricists of the 20th century ...

Last night of the proms
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The ultimate celebration of the world's favourite classical knees-up!With a foreword from Katie DerhamEver since Sir Henry Wood's Proms were first bro...
Memphis 68
Our Price: £8.99
WINNER OF THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE 2018 In the 1950s and 1960s, Memphis, Tennessee, was the launch pad of musical pioneers such as Aretha Frankli...

Mike Brewer's Warm Ups!
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Mike Brewer's Warm-Ups! is the indispensable handbook for singers and choral directors comprising a series of activities that get the body and brai...
Music in epic film
Our Price: £34.19
As both a distinct genre and a particular mode of filmmaking, the idea of the epic has been central to the history of cinema. Including contributions ...

Where's my welly?
Our Price: £8.99
From muddy fields to rock legends, Woodstock to Glastonbury, folk to dance, this book celebrates the greatest music festivals of all time. Explore the...
Secrets for the mad
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Be inspired this New Year by a young woman's journey through life, love and lyricsWhen I feel like I'm going mad, I write. A lot of my worst fears hav...

The rest is noise
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Alex Ross's sweeping history of twentieth-century classical music, winner of the Guardian First Book Award, is a gripping account of a musical revolut...
Tranquillity
Our Price: £6.53
(Music Sales America). 19 arrangements of Phil Coulter's best-loved songs, including The Last Rose Of Summer, Maggie, The Flight of the Earls, a...

The vinyl list
Our Price: £13.50
Putting the style in your stylus, The Vinyl List is more than your average book of music recommendations. Brought to you by the vinyl subscription c...
Factory Records
Our Price: £22.46
Between 1978 and 1992, Factory was one of the most important record labels in Britain. It launched the careers of Joy Division, New Order and the Happ...

Guitar Basics Workouts
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Guitar Basics Workouts offers aspiring players a fun and accessible way to learn their scales and arpeggios. Following the step-by-step approach and c...

Energy flash
Our Price: £20.00
Twenty-five years since acid house and Ecstasy revolutionized pop culture, Simon Reynolds's landmark rave history Energy Flash has been expanded and u...
Abba
Our Price: £18.00
ABBA: The Stories Behind Every Song traces the complete story of the Swedish supergroup through their famous tracks, from their world-conquering 1970s...

The hard stuff
Our Price: £13.49
In January 1969, before the world heard a note of their music, The MC5 was on the cover of Rolling Stone. The missing link between free jazz and punk ...
Do you, Mr Jones?
Our Price: £8.99
In 2016, Bob Dylan received the Nobel Prize in Literature 'for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition'. This c...

All things remembered
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All Things Remembered is the story of the man born Clifford J. Price -- jungle's most streetwise ambassador who went on to collect an MBE from Bucking...
England's dreaming
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Jon Savage's Ralph Gleason Award-winning England's Dreaming is the ultimate book on punk, its progenitors, the Sex Pistols, and their time: the late 1...

Bandstands
Our Price: £22.50
In 1833, the Select Committee for Public Walks was introduced so that 'the provision of parks would lead to a better use of Sundays and the replacemen...
Barefaced lies and boogie-woogie boasts
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Jools Holland has had a fascinating life. From playing on bomb sites as a boy in the East End, to skiving off school and then selling millions of reco...

Grime kids
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A group of kids in the 90s had a dream to make their voice heard - and this book documents their seminal impact on today's pop culture.DJ Target grew ...
The second summer of love
Our Price: £16.99
'The definitive look at dance music and club culture - a must read' - Paul Oakenfold 'Brilliantly woven collection of aural histories ... a damn fine...

Harlem 69
Our Price: £8.99
In 1969, among Harlem's Rabelaisian cast of characters are bandleader King Curtis, soul singers Aretha Franklin and Donny Hathaway, and drug peddler J...
The songwriter's workshop
Our Price: £19.80
Learn the fundamental techniques behind popular songs with this new approach to writing hits. Topics covered include chord embellishments, harmony modifications and the most common chord progressions.

In on the kill taker
Our Price: £9.99
By June 1993, when Washington, D.C.'s Fugazi released their third full-length album In on the Kill Taker, the quartet was reaching a thunderous peak i...
Really Easy Piano
Our Price: £8.06
Contains 24 screen hits complete with song background notes and playing hints and tips.

Race music
Our Price: £21.60
This powerful book covers the vast and various terrain of African American music, from bebop to hip-hop. Guthrie P. Ramsey, Jr., begins with an absorb...
Yoko Kanno's Cowboy bebop soundtrack
Our Price: £16.20
Cowboy Bebop is one of the most beloved anime series of all time, and if you ask its fans why, you can expect to hear about its music. Composer Yoko K...

Background noise
Our Price: £24.29
Background Noise follows the development of sound as an artistic medium and illustrates how sound is put to use within modes of composition, installat...
Soundtrack from Twin Peaks
Our Price: £8.99
When Twin Peaks debuted on the ABC network on the night of April 8, 1990, thirty-five million viewers tuned in to some of the most unusual television ...

Rip it up and start again
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In this, the first book to take a big-picture view of the entire post punk period, acclaimed author and music journalist Simon Reynolds recreates a ti...
Postmodern music, postmodern listening
Our Price: £23.39
Kramer was one of the most visionary musical thinkers of the second half of the 20th century. In his The Time of Music, he approached the idea of the ...

Every song ever
Our Price: £8.99
'A remarkable new book ... goes leaping from Beethoven to Big Black, from Morton Feldman to Curtis Mayfield, identifying continuities while delighti...
Grime kids
Our Price: £8.09
For fans of Wiley, Dizzee Rascal and Stormzy, Grime Kids is the definitive inside story of Grime.'An essential read for anyone with the slightest inte...

Revolution in the head
Our Price: £10.79
As dazzling as the decade they dominated, The Beatles almost single-handedly created pop music as we know it. Today, their songs are cited as seminal ...
World music
Our Price: £49.49
World Music: A Global Journey, Fourth Edition takes students around the world to experience the diversity of musical expression and cultural tradition...

The Beatles anthology
Our Price: £22.50
From their years growing up in Liverpool through their ride to fame to their ultimate breakup, here's the inside story. It includes family snapshots, ...
Jonas Kaufmann
Our Price: £9.89
'One of the most sought-after tenors with the stamina and heft for Wagner and the ardent warmth for Italian opera'New York TimesJonas Kaufmann is a ph...