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Products In History of music (Total Products 21, Showing: 1 -> 20)
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Sound system
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Musicians have often wanted to change the world. From underground innovators to pop icons many have believed in the political power of music. Rulers r...
Chopin's piano
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'Beguiling ... Limpidly written, effortlessly learned' William Boyd, TLS, Books of the YearIn November 1838 Frédéric Chopin, George Sand and her two c...

As serious as your life
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In this classic account of the new black music of the 1960s and 70s, celebrated photographer and jazz historian Val Wilmer tells the story of how a ge...
Meet me in the bathroom
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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...

The Beatles
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This informative work tells the story of John Lennon, George Harrison, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, the hugely famous Liverpool musicians, from the...
Art record covers
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Since the dawn of modernism, visual and music production have had a particularly intimate relationship. From Luigi Russolo's 1913 Futurist manifesto L...

Definitive Guide to Music Types & Styles
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• Authoritative, accessible and comprehensive. • Fully updated for 2020. • Includes recommended classic recordings. • Written by a team of exp...
Music for life
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How does music reflect the key moments in our lives? How do we choose the works that inspire, delight, comfort or console? Fiona Maddocks selects 100...

1000 record covers
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Record covers are a sign of our life and times. Like the music on the discs, they address such issues as love, life, death, fashion, and rebellion. Fo...
Music for life
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How does music reflect the key moments in our lives? How do we choose the works that inspire, delight, comfort or console? Fiona Maddocks selects 100...

This searing light, the sun and everything else
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The SUNDAY TIMES Top Ten Bestseller#1 Book of the Year, UNCUT#1 Book of the Year, ROUGH TRADEBook of the Year, MOJOOver the course of two albums and s...
Original rockers
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A Times, Rough Trade and Uncut Book of the Year, shortlisted for the Gordon Burn Prize 2015.Original Rockers is a clear-eyed yet romantic account of t...

Music
Our Price: £25.00
Classical music or rock music, everyone has their favourite musical style, but why did jazz go Latin, or blues influence rock? Find out in the story o...
This searing light, the sun and everything else
Our Price: £12.99
The SUNDAY TIMES Top Ten Bestseller#1 Book of the Year, UNCUT#1 Book of the Year, ROUGH TRADEBook of the Year, MOJOOver the course of two albums and s...

Into the never
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Ushering in a new era of confessional music that spoke openly about experiences of trauma, depression, and self-loathing, Nine Inch Nails' seminal alb...
The Classic FM family music box
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The Classic FM Family Music Boxis the perfect introduction to the world of classical music. Featuring beautiful hand-drawn illustrations and 8 sound-c...

New waves, old hands, and unknown pleasures
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The year 1979 was a seminal watershed moment in rock music. The year saw the release of Pink Floyd's The Wall, David Bowie's Lodger, Led Zeppelin's In...
Cherish
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David Cassidy was one of the biggest superstars in the 1970s. Selling millions of records and playing to record sell-out crowds around the world, he w...

Rock covers
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Album art is indelibly linked to our collective musical memories; when you think of your favorite albums, you picture the covers. Many photographers, ...
Alex Steinweiss
Our Price: £15.00
I love music so much and I had such ambition that I was willing to go way beyond what the hell they paid me for. I wanted people to look at the artwo...

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