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Traditional & folk music

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First time ever
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Born in New York City in 1935, Peggy Seeger enjoyed a childhood steeped in music and politics. Her father was the noted musicologist Charles Seeger; h...
All in the Downs
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A memoir from one of Britain's legendary singers, folklorists, and music historians.A legendary singer, folklorist, and music historian, Shirley Colli...

Ballad tales
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A BALLAD is a poem or a song that tells a popular story and many traditional British ballads contain fascinating stories - tales of love and jealousy,...
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 ...

The new Penguin book of English folk songs
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The definitive collection of folk music - one of the great English popular art formsOne of the great English popular art forms, the folk song can be p...
Wassail! Carols of Comfort and Joy
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***Winner of Best Classical Music Education Initiative 2018 at the Music Teacher Awards for Excellence*** Wassail! Carols of Comfort and Joy is a s...

David Bowie made me gay
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From Sia to Elton John, Dusty Springfield to Little Richard, LGBT voices have changed the course of modern music. But in a world before they gained un...
Remembered for a while
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'Probably the most ambitious, generous and thorough volume about a musician to see publication' Mouth MagazineThe authorised companion to the music of...

Jason Molina
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Erin Osmon presents a detailed, human account of the Rust Belt-born musician Jason Molina-a visionary, prolific, and at times cantankerous singer-song...
A celebration of country and Irish
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The stars. The legends. The passion. From Big Tom, Philomena and Daniel to Nathan, Lisa, Mike and many more, the leading lights of Irish country in t...

The man who recorded the world
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Writer, musicologist, archivist, singer, DJ, filmmaker, record, radio and TV producer, Alan Lomax was a man of many parts. Without him the history of ...
Born for the road
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Nathan Carter has become Ireland's biggest country music star. He is heralded by many as reviving the country music genre and bringing it into the mai...

101 Scottish songs
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A small format gift book which is a reproduction of the popular book '101 Scottish Songs' published by Collins in 1962. Popularized as 'the wee red so...
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...

Eternal troubadour
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The first major biography of one of the most fascinating yet misunderstood figures in American popular music, drawing on dozens of exclusive interviews, never-before-seen diaries, and years of original research.
Wayfaring stranger
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Can you feel nostalgic for a life you've never known?Suffused with her much-loved warmth and wit, Emma John's memoir follows her moving and memorable ...

Folk song in England
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Longlisted for the Penderyn Music Book PrizeEngland was once dubbed 'the land without music', but in the early twentieth century collectors and enthus...
Bob Dylan
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Bob Dylan: All the Songs focuses on Dylan's creative process and his organic, unencumbered style of recording. It is the only book to tell the stories...

Folk music
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This stimulating Very Short Introduction throws open the doors on a remarkably diverse musical genre, with a world-wide reach that goes far beyond Ame...
Philomena Begley
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She recorded and performed with stars like Billie Jo Spears, Ray Lynam, Foster and Allen, Charley Pride, Big Tom and Brian Coll, shared festival line-...

Do you, Mr Jones?
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In 2016, Bob Dylan received the Nobel Prize in Literature 'for having created new poetic expressions within the great American song tradition'. This c...
My house of memories
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In this riveting personal story, award-winning,bestselling country musicrecording artist Merle Haggard takesyou on a tour through his house ofmemories...

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...
Selected poems and songs
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'The Poetic Genius of my Country...bade me sing the loves, the joys, the rural scenes and rural pleasures of my natal Soil, in my native tongue.' Ma...

Jason Molina
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Erin Osmon presents a detailed, human account of the Rust Belt-born musician Jason Molina-a visionary, prolific, and at times cantankerous singer-song...
Woodstock Lined Journal Turn On, Drop Out
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Woodstock stunned the world with just three days of peace and music. Let the spirit of Woodstock Nation inspire you every day with this mind-blowing journal! Made of the highest quality materials, this finely crafted book offers a creative launchpad to inspire your hopes and dreams.

Woodstock Lined Journal Groovy Way
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Woodstock stunned the world with just three days of peace and music. Let the spirit of Woodstock Nation inspire you every day with this groovy journal! Made of the highest quality materials, this finely crafted book offers a creative launchpad to inspire your hopes and dreams.
Woodstock Unlined Journal Flower Power
Our Price: £9.00
Woodstock stunned the world with just three days of peace and music. Let the spirit of Woodstock Nation inspire you every day with this mind-blowing journal! Made of the highest quality materials, this finely crafted book offers a creative launchpad to inspire your hopes and dreams.

Memory of a free festival
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Free music festivals were at the epicentre of counterculture in Britain during the latter half of the 20th Century. With roots deeply embedded in the...
I'm your man
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WITH A NEW AFTERWORD BY THE AUTHORThe definitive biography of the late Leonard Cohen - singer-songwriter, musician, poet, and novelist.The genius behi...

Bob Dylan
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Winner of the NOBEL PRIZE in Literature 2016 For the first time, a comprehensive, definitive collection of lyrics of music legend and poet Bob Dylan. ...
Bound for glory
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This is the autobiography of Woody Guthrie, the founder of modern American folk music. It is a funny, cynical, earthy and tragic account of his life in an Oklahoma oil-boom town, of the Depression, and of his subsequent travels in, on and under trains, in stolen cars and on his feet round America.

An accidental musician
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Judy Dyble is a legend. The original female singer for Fairport Convention she left the band after their first album aged only 19, but went on to perf...
Try this at home
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*THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER*The brand new memoir from the Sunday Times bestselling author of The Road Beneath My Feet. Taking 36 songs from his back ...

That guy fae The Corries
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With his musical partner, Roy Williamson, Ronnie Browne became a national and international figure as one half of The Corries. His autobiography describes his childhood in war time and the austerity Britain of the 1950s and 60s; his musical career, including Scotland's unofficial national anthem, 'Flower of Scotland'; Roy's death; and the following
The Scots fiddle. [Vol. 3] Tunes, tales & traditions of the Western Highlands, Hebrides Orkney & Shetland
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In the third of a three-volume set of aThe Scots Fiddlea, J. Murray Neil has compiled a collection of the fiddle music of Scotland from the West Highl...

Living the dream
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In Ireland, Daniel O'Donnell is more than just a singing star: he has reached the status of 'national treasure'. It has been a long journey for the bo...
Dylan's autobiography of a vocation
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Many critics have interpreted Bob Dylan's lyrics, especially those composed during the middle to late 1960s, in the contexts of their relation to Amer...

The Oxford handbook of popular music in the Nordic countries
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Popular music has come to play a significant role in the political and cultural history of the Nordic countries. Research on the region's culture has ...
Waiting to Derail
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Long before the Grammy nominations, sold-out performances at Carnegie Hall, and Hollywood friends and lovers, Ryan Adams fronted a Raleigh, North Caro...

Odetta's One grain of sand
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When 20-year-old Odetta Holmes-classically trained as a vocalist and poised to become the next Marian Anderson -veered away from both opera and music...