Performing Arts

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DETROIT 67: THE YEAR THAT CHANGED SOUL

Written by Cosgrove, Stuart
Detroit 67 is the story of Motor City in the year that changed everything. Twelve chapters take you on a turbulent year-long journey through the drama and chaos that ripped through the city in 1967 and tore it apart in personal, political and interracial disputes.
December 3, 2016 | Paperback | Polygon | 512 Pages |
$9.99
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MEMPHIS 68: THE TRAGEDY OF SOUTHERN SOUL

Written by Cosgrove, Stuart
WINNER OF THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE 2018In the 1950s and 1960s, Memphis, Tennessee, was the launch pad of musical pioneers such as Aretha Franklin, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Al Green and Isaac Hayes, and by 1968 was a city synonymous with soul music.
June 12, 2018 | Paperback | Polygon | 326 Pages |
$14.95
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MYSTERIES OF CINEMA: MOVIES AND IMAGINATION

Written by Conrad, Peter
This is a thematic roller-coaster ride through cinema history, with film expert Peter Conrad in the seat beside you. Thoroughly international, this book ranges from Fay Wray to Satyajit Ray, from Buster Keaton to Kurosawa, from westerns to nouvelle vague.
April 20, 2021 | Hardcover | Thames & Hudson | 320 Pages |
$39.95
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TWELVE LIVES OF ALFRED HITCHCOCK: AN ANATOMY OF THE MASTER OF SUSPENSE

Written by White, Edward
In The Twelve Lives of Alfred Hitchcock, Edward White explores the Hitchcock phenomenon--what defines it, how it was invented, what it reveals about the man at its core, and how its legacy continues to shape our cultural world.
April 13, 2021 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 336 Pages |
$28.95
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BEFORE I GET OLD: THE STORY OF THE WHO

Written by Marsh, Dave
After best-selling Rolling Stone writer Dave Marsh was invited by Pete Townshend to write a history of legendary band the Who, he spent three years investigating and researching their story. The result is the first in-depth biography of the band, discarding the myth and nonsense which has become so much a part of the usual Who coverage.
December 1, 2020 | Paperback | Plexus Publishing | 448 Pages |
$19.95
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TUPAC SHAKUR

Written by Vibe, Editors Of
The son of a black panther activist, Tupac had a short childhood in Harlem and the Bronx, and a violent adolescence as a drug dealer, before he found fame with his first 'gangsta rap' album 2Pacalypse Now.
December 1, 2020 | Paperback | Plexus Publishing | 176 Pages |
$19.95
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YEAR WITH SWOLLEN APPENDICES

Written by Eno, Brian
The diary and essays of Brian Eno republished twenty-five years on with a new introduction by the artist in a beautiful hardcover edition. At the end of 1994, musician, producer and artist Brian Eno resolved to keep a diary. His plans to go to the cinema, theatre and galleries fell through quickly.
February 9, 2021 | Hardcover | Faber & Faber | 352 Pages |
$26.95
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DOLLY PARTON: IN HER OWN WORDS

Get inside the head of one of the most beloved musicians of our time, a longtime country music phenomenon turned titan of industry and cultural icon: Dolly Parton. This collection of quotes has been carefully curated from Parton's numerous public statements--interviews, speeches, social media posts, and more.
December 8, 2020 | Paperback | Agate B2 |
$12.95
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HEART FULL OF RHYTHM: THE BIG BAND YEARS OF LOUIS ARMSTRONG

Written by Riccardi, Ricky
Nearly 50 years after his death, Louis Armstrong remains one of the 20th century's most iconic figures. Popular fans still appreciate his later hits such as "Hello, Dolly!" and "What a Wonderful World," while in the jazz community, he remains venerated for his groundbreaking innovations in the 1920s.
September 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Oxford University Press, USA | 432 Pages |
$34.95
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AMERICAN UTOPIA

Written by Kalman, Maira
From former Talking Heads frontman and multimedia visionary David Byrne and revered bestselling author, illustrator, and artist Maira Kalman--an inspiring celebration in words and art of the connections between us all. Don't miss the Spike Lee film of the Broadway hit American Utopia--on HBO.
October 27, 2020 | Hardcover | Bloomsbury Publishing | 160 Pages |
$24.00

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