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History of music

Products In History of music (Total Products 13, Showing: 1 -> 13)
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Music for life
Our Price: £8.99
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...
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...

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...
Music for life
Our Price: £12.99
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
Our Price: £13.50
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...
Alex Steinweiss
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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...

Chopin's piano
Our Price: £18.00
'Beguiling ... Limpidly written, effortlessly learned' William Boyd, TLS, Books of the YearIn November 1838 Fr?d?ric Chopin, George Sand and her two c...
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...

This searing light, the sun and everything else
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The Sunday Times Top Ten BestsellerJoy Division emerged in the mid-70s at the start of a two-decades long Manchester scene that was to become much myt...
Music
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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...

Rock covers
Our Price: £40.50
Album art is indelibly linked to our collective musical memories; when you think of your favorite albums, you picture the covers. Many photographers, ...
Art record covers
Our Price: £45.00
Since the dawn of modernism, visual and music production have had a particularly intimate relationship. From Luigi Russolo's 1913 Futurist manifesto L...

Soul, R&B, funk
Our Price: £45.00
For ten glorious years, I had the best seat in the house. -Bruce W. TalamonTalamon saw it all during the golden age of soul, R&B, and funk. Throu...