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Uncommon people
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As heard on BBC 6 Music with Shaun Keveny, BBC Radio 5 Live and Talk Radio with Eamonn HolmesThe age of the rock star, like the age of the cowboy, has...
Adele
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Adele: The Other Side reveals the stories behind the hugely popular and iconic songs that have made Adele the star she is today. With a detailed explo...

Hot flush
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At the age of thirty-three, Michelle Heaton, singer, TV presenter, star of the hit ITV show The Real Full Monty, mother and wife underwent a double ma...
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...

The Nobel lecture
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On October 13, 2016, it was announced that Bob Dylan had been awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, recognizing his countless contributions to music...
Bill Russell and the New Orleans jazz revival
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Born in 1905, Bill Russell demonstrated diverse musical interests from an early age. His significance as a percussion composer is well known amongst a...

Double nickels on the dime
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In recent years The Minutemen have enjoyed something of a revival, thanks in part to the film 'We Jam Econo', as well as having MTV's 'Jackass' adopt 'Corona' as their title theme. This book sheds light on the band's remarkable music, which blended several styles into something that will never be replicated.
What does this button do?
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'I was spotty, wore an anorak, had biro-engraved flared blue jeans with purple and Sabbath written on the thighs, and rode an ear-splittingly unco...

Jimmy Page
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Founder of one of the most influential and successful rock bands of all time, legendary Led Zeppelin guitarist Jimmy Page has nevertheless remained an enigma. In this definitive and comprehensive biography of his life so far, Chris Salewicz draws on his own interviews with Page and those closest around him to unravel the man behind the mystery.
Lyrics 1962-2001
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For the first time in 15 years, a comprehensive, definitive collection of the lyrics of music legend and poet, Bob Dylan. From his early days of prote...

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...
All gates open
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All Gates Open presents the definitive story of arguably the most influential and revered avant-garde band of the late twentieth century: CAN. It cons...

5 Seconds of Summer
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This book is pretty much our official story so far. It really does only seem like last week we played our first gig in at the Annandale hotel in Sydne...
Playing the bass with three left hands
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I can confirm that should you ever find yourself on stage playing the bass guitar with three left hands, it is usually the one in the middle that is t...

From my heart
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'While I don't have any choice in how long I have to live, I do have a choice in how I spend the time I have. And I've chosen not to spend it constant...
I'm a believer
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In fascinating, star-studded anecdotes, original Monkee Micky Dolenz takes readers from his starring role at age 12 as TV's Circus Boy, to the open ...

England's hidden reverse
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Based on several years' worth of exclusive interviews and unprecedented access to all three bands' personal archives, this is the first, definitive, b...
Paul Simon
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The Times Book of the Year 'There's no tougher a mind, no more tender a voice than Paul Simon, and there's no better man than Robert Hilburn to deciph...

Pocket Bowie wisdom
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Pocket Bowie Wisdom is full of insights into music, identity, fame, love and creativity from one of the most pioneering musicians of all time. This co...
Selections from La La Land
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The romantic musical comedy-drama film La La Land is the winner of six Oscars, seven Golden Globes and five BAFTAs. This artist-approved selection of ...

Clothes, clothes, clothes, music, music, music, boys, boys, boys
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SUNDAY TIMES MUSIC BOOK OF THE YEARROUGH TRADE BOOK OF THE YEARMOJO BOOK OF THE YEARIn 1975, Viv Albertine was obsessed with music but it never occurr...
The rap year book
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The Rap Year Book takes readers on a journey that begins in 1979, widely regarded as the moment rap as a genre became recognised as part of music's la...

Reminiscences of RAR
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Rock Against Racism came into existence in the autumn of 1976 in response to a rise in racist attacks, and the continuing growth of the Nazi National ...
Like a bat out of hell
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'A passionate, pacey tome you should do anything for a copy of' - Kerrang! I never wanted to be a big star. I just wanted to be the biggest at what I...

Bowie A to Z
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An illustrated alphabetical tribute that celebrates the many faces and facets of cultural icon David Bowie. From Aladdin Sane to Ziggy Stardust, Bowie...
Sacrifice and transcendence
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Sacrifice And Transcendence: The Oral History of Swans is the first book to capture the chaotic rise of Michael Gira's band to become one of the most ...

Forward
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Coming to London aged thirteen from desperate poverty in Jamaica; pregnant at fifteen; fifteen years later singing in Boney M, one of the biggest inte...
George Michael
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This book is a pictorial tribute to George Michael, and includes imagery from his carefree days with Wham! to his final few appearances at social even...

Nick Cave & the Bad Seeds
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In his graphic biography Nick Cave: Mercy on Me, Reinhard Kleist paints an expressive and enthralling portrait of the musician, novelist, poet, and ac...
Rockschool Guitar Grade 5 (2012-2018)
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Rockschool Guitar Grade 5 (2012-2018)

To throw away unopened
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SHORTLISTED FOR THE COSTA BOOK OF THE YEAR AWARDS 2018'Fierce, direct, unashamed. She masks nothing ... Scythes through the myths, the distortions, th...
The importance of music to girls
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If I had not kissed anyone, or danced with anyone, or had a reason to cry, the music made me feel as if I had gone through all that anyway . . . the m...

Rodigan
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'THE BOOK THAT EVERY REGGAE FAN SHOULD READ' John Masouri, Echoes'Rodigan can still claim a currency few presenters of his vintage can match. Perhaps ...
Roots, radicals and rockers
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A Rough Trade, Mojo and FT Book of the YearSHORTLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZEEmerging from the jazz clubs of the early 1950s, skiffle - a u...

The real book
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The story of rap
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From Grandmaster Flash to Jay-Z rap has shaped generations and transformed the charts. Bop along with the greats in this adorable baby book that intr...

Why Dylan matters
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A GUARDIAN AND INDEPENDENT BEST MUSIC BOOK OF 2017.'At last an expert classicist gets to grips with Bob Dylan' Mary Beard'A poignant blend of memoir, ...
Reckless
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By the time she was 14, Chrissie Hynde knew she had to get out of Akron, Ohio. Her perfect '50s American childhood upturned by a newly acquired taste ...

Hendrix
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Hendrix is the definitive, illustrated biography of the man widely considered the greatest rock guitarist of all time. Coinciding with what would have...
1001 songs you must hear before you die
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From Tin Pan Alley to the Brill Building, Bob Dylan to Kurt Cobain, and Joni Mitchell to Amy Winehouse, gifted songwriters have crafted a cherishe...

Calamity Jane
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Matching the 1953 production, this vocal score of Calamity Jane comes complete with all the lyrics and a straightforward yet effective piano accompani...
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...

Thanks a lot, Mr Kibblewhite
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Roger Daltrey is the voice of a generation. That generation was the first to rebel, to step out of the shadows of the Second World War... to invent ...
My thoughts exactly
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THE NUMBER ONE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER Shortlisted for the Specsavers National Book Awards 2018 'Unflinching, unputdownable' Guardian 'Witty, dark, ...

Blues for dummies
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Get your mojo working as you take a musical trip from the Mississippi Delta to Chicago's gritty South Side and points beyond with Blues For Dummies, a...
Prince
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Legendarily reticent, perverse and misleading, Prince is one of the few remaining 80s superstars who still, perhaps, remains unexplained. Now a firm...

But beautiful
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Lester Young fading away in a hotel room; Charles Mingus storming down the streets of New York on a too-small bicycle; Thelonius Monk creating his own...
Don't stop me now
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This is a celebration of running, and what lots of us think about when we run. Part escape, part self-discovery, part therapy, part fitness. Part si...

Big shots
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Just as Andy Warhol: Red Books defined a generation of artists, Big Shots offers a collection of photos that captures the energy of the world of hip-h...
Reckless daughter
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Joni Mitchell has only visited the U.S. Top 40 singles chart four times in her long recording career - and the Top 20 just once. So much for 'stoking ...