Opera, Jazz, Rock, Pop

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WOODY GUTHRIE: AN INTIMATE LIFE

Written by Stadler, Gustavus
Dismantles the Woody Guthrie we have been taught--the rough-and-ready rambling man--to reveal an artist who discovered how intimacy is crucial for political struggle Woody Guthrie is often mythologized as the quintessential American "ramblin' man," a real-life Steinbeckian folk hero who fought for working-class interests and mentored Bob Dylan.
October 6, 2020 | Hardcover | Beacon Press | 240 Pages |
$28.95
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ART OF JAZZ: A VISUAL HISTORY

Written by Shipton, Alyn
The Art of Jazz explores how the expressionism and spontaneity of jazz spilled onto its album art, posters, and promotional photography, and even inspired standalone works of fine art. Everyone knows jazz is on the cutting edge of music, but how much do you know about its influence in the visual arts?
October 20, 2020 | Hardcover | Imagine | 256 Pages |
$35.00
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WILD THING: THE SHORT, SPELLBINDING LIFE OF JIMI HENDRIX

Written by Norman, Philip
Over fifty years after his death, Jimi Hendrix (1942-1970) is celebrated as the greatest rock guitarist of all time. But before he was setting guitars and the world aflame, James Marshall Hendrix was a shy kid in Seattle, plucking at a broken ukulele and in fear of a father who would hit him for playing left-handed.
September 15, 2020 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 352 Pages |
$28.95
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WHERE'S PRINCE?: SEARCH FOR PRINCE IN PURPLE RAIN, PAISLEY PARK, ALPHABET STREET AND MORE

This highly-detailed and interactive book is a game of hide-and-seek, where the reader must track down Prince on every page. Illustrated with incredible detail by British artist Kev Gahan, this book is an interactive homage to one of music's greatest: Prince Rogers Nelson.
September 1, 2020 | Hardcover | Smith Street Books | 24 Pages |
$14.95
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FIELD GUIDE TO POST-PUNK & NEW WAVE

Written by Wide, Steve
This book is your gateway to the pop-rock-y, disco-esque, electronic and mod-tastic movement that was (and is) New Wave. What makes New Wave... New Wave? It's the catchall name of punk's poppy offshoot, born in the 70s, simultaneously born in the United States and United Kingdom.
September 22, 2020 | Hardcover | Smith Street Books | 96 Pages |
$14.95
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FIELD GUIDE TO PUNK

Written by Wide, Steve
This book is your gateway to the safety-pinned, leather-clad, mohawk-toting, anti-establishment, and generally badass Punk movement. What makes punk... punk? We might all know the Sex Pistols from the opening bar of their songs. But how do we place the punk movement in the context of the wider zeitgeist of the time?
September 22, 2020 | Hardcover | Smith Street Books | 96 Pages |
$14.95
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KIM GORDON: NO ICON

Written by Gordon, Kim
An edgy and evocative visual self-portrait by musician and artist Kim Gordon, indie-underground cultural icon and muse of style for four decades. As cofounder of legendary rock band Sonic Youth, best-selling author, and celebrated artist, Kim Gordon is one of the most singular and influential figures of the modern era.
October 6, 2020 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 272 Pages |
$45.00
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PLAY: IMAGES OF MUSIC

Written by Rankin
As a cofounder of Dazed & Confused and AnOther magazines, and the photographer of countless iconic album covers, Rankin creates imagery through which many stars of the pop world have found their visual voices. Play draws exclusively on Rankin's archive of photographs of the biggest names in contemporary music--from the rock gods who shaped our musical landscape to t
October 6, 2020 | Paperback | Rizzoli International Publications | 208 Pages |
$45.00
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GEORGE HARRISON: BE HERE NOW

Written by Murray, Chris
Never-before-seen candids and ephemera of "the quiet Beatle" during his meteoric solo career, as captured by his friend and famed photographer Barry Feinstein. On hand from 1970 to 1972 for Harrison's blockbuster "Triple Crown"--the release of All Things Must Pass; The Concert for Bangladesh; and Living in the Material World, which helped make Harrison the best-selling pos
September 29, 2020 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 208 Pages |
$45.00
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BOB MARLEY: LOOK WITHIN

Written by Marley, Ziggy
In honor of Bob Marley's seventy-fifth birthday, this glorious oversize book collects more than 150 photographs that celebrate the life and influence of the forefather of reggae and one of the greatest musical and sociopolitical icons of twentieth-century pop culture. Drawing exclusively on photos in the Marley family archives, the book mixes the iconic and the intimate, bringing togeth
October 13, 2020 | Hardcover | Rizzoli International Publications | 228 Pages |
$55.00

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