Performing Arts

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BIRTH OF AN ICON REVOLVER 50: THE MAKING OF THE LEGENDARY COVER ARTWORK FOR THE BEATLES ALBUM REVOLVER

Written by Voormann, Klaus
- Half a century after Revolver exploded onto the pop scene, the artist behind the album cover presents his side of the Beatles' story- The narrative is presented through a striking mixture of words and black-and-white graphics ..".It is good for me to see the other side of a story I know so well and to realize aspects like the sheer panic that Klaus must have felt." (Paul McCartney) The monochrom
March 24, 2017 | PB | Delius Klasing Verlag Gmbh |
$55.00

STICKY FINGERS: THE LIFE AND TIMES OF JANN WENNER AND ROLLING STONE MAGAZINE

Written by Hagan, Joe
The first and only biography of Jann Wenner, the iconic founder of Rolling Stone magazine, and a romp through the hothouses of rock and roll, politics, media, and Hollywood, from the Summer of Love to the Internet age. Lennon. Dylan. Jagger. Belushi. Leibovitz.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 560 Pages |
$29.95

AMERICAN GOTHIC

Written by Rigby, Jonathan
In the long-awaited American Gothic Jonathan Rigby tells
October 3, 2017 | Hardcover | Signum |
$34.95
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SMITHSONIAN ROCK AND ROLL: LIVE AND UNSEEN

Written by Bentley, Bill
In December 2015, the Smithsonian called on rock and roll lovers around the world to collect photos and stories of their favorite moments in music. Fans dug through attics, basements, closets, shoeboxes, digital cameras, and photo albums to post great rock shots to rockandroll.si.edu.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Smithsonian Books | 232 Pages |
$40.00
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PLAY IT LOUD: AN EPIC HISTORY OF THE STYLE, SOUND, AND REVOLUTION OF THE ELECTRIC GUITAR

Written by Di Perna, Alan
"Every guitar player will want to read this book twice. And even the casual music fan will find a thrilling narrative that weaves together cultural history, musical history, race, politics, business case studies, advertising, and technological discovery." --Daniel Levitin, Wall Street Journal
November 14, 2017 | Paperback | Anchor Books | 400 Pages |
$17.00
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ALFRED HITCHCOCK

Written by Ackroyd, Peter
A gripping short biography of the extraordinary Alfred Hitchock, the master of suspense.
September 19, 2017 | Paperback | Anchor Books |
$16.95

ABSOLUTELY ON MUSIC: CONVERSATIONS

Written by Ozawa, Seiji
A deeply personal, intimate conversation about music and writing between the internationally acclaimed, best-selling author and the former conductor of the Boston Symphony Orchestra.
October 3, 2017 | Paperback | Vintage | 320 Pages |
$17.00
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WAYNE AND FORD: THE FILMS, THE FRIENDSHIP, AND THE FORGING OF AN AMERICAN HERO

Written by Schoenberger, Nancy
John Ford and John Wayne were two titans of classic film and made some of the most enduring movies of all time. The genre they defined--the Western--still matters today. For over twenty years John Ford and John Wayne were a blockbuster Hollywood team, turning out many of the finest Western films ever made.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Nan A. Talese | 256 Pages |
$27.95
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GREAT JAZZ AND POP VOCAL ALBUMS

Written by Friedwald, Will
From the author of A Biographical Guide to the Great Jazz and Pop Singers--an illuminating, deeply personal survey of the greatest twentieth-century jazz and pop albums: the gold standard for generations of musicians, singers, and listeners.
October 24, 2017 | Hardcover | Pantheon Books |
$40.00
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BALANCING ACTS: BEHIND THE SCENES AT LONDON'S NATIONAL THEATRE

Written by Hytner, Nicholas
From the Tony Award and Laurence Olivier Award-winning former director of London's National Theatre--this is a fascinating, candid, eloquent memoir about his career directing theater, producing films and opera, and working closely with some of the world's most celebrated actors. The list of Nicholas Hytner's accomplishments is long and distinguished: as Artistic Director of London's Nat
November 14, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$28.95

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