Opera, Jazz, Rock, Pop

STEVIE NICKS: VISIONS, DREAMS & RUMORS

Written by Howe, Zoe
This new biography, a celebration of the Stevie Nicks phenomenon, takes us on her journey from peripatetic Midwest childhood to her explosion onto the music scene as chiffon-swathed rock goddess, right up to present day.
February 3, 2015 | Hardcover | Omnibus Press | 352 Pages |
$27.95

DYLAN: 100 SONGS & PICTURES

Written by Neill, Andy
Bob Dylan is popular music's most celebrated singer/songwriter: a legend, a maverick, and a superstar who has rarely given away much about his personal life.
November 1, 2016 | Paperback | Omnibus Press | 496 Pages |
$39.95

BLONDIE: PARALLEL LIVES

Written by Porter, Dick
One of the most iconic groups of their generation, Blondie experienced an unparalleled rise to global superstardom during the late 1970s. As they topped charts around the globe, vocalist Deborah Harry adorned magazine covers and bedroom walls everywhere.
November 14, 2017 | Paperback | Overlook-Omnibus | 320 Pages |
$23.95

TOSCANINI: MUSICIAN OF CONSCIENCE

Written by Sachs, Harvey
It may be difficult to imagine today, but Arturo Toscanini--recognized widely as the most celebrated conductor of the twentieth century--was once one of the most famous people in the world.
June 27, 2017 | Hardcover | Liveright Publishing Corporation | 944 Pages |
$39.95

SO MUCH THINGS TO SAY: THE ORAL HISTORY OF BOB MARLEY

Written by Steffens, Roger
Roger Steffens is one of the world's leading Bob Marley experts. He toured with the Wailers in the 1970s and was closely acquainted with Bunny Wailer, Peter Tosh and the rest of the band members. Over several decades he has interviewed more than seventy-five friends, business managers, relatives and confidants--many speaking publicly for the first time.
July 11, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 464 Pages |
$29.95

SHOW THAT NEVER ENDS: THE RISE AND FALL OF PROG ROCK

Written by Weigel, David
The Show That Never Ends is the definitive story of the extraordinary rise and fall of progressive ("prog") rock. Epitomized by such classic, chart-topping bands as Yes, Genesis, Pink Floyd, Jethro Tull, and Emerson Lake & Palmer, along with such successors as Rush, Marillion, Asia, Styx, and Porcupine Tree, prog sold hundreds of millions of records.
June 13, 2017 | Hardcover | W. W. Norton & Company | 368 Pages |
$26.95

QUEEN OF BEBOP: THE MUSICAL LIVES OF SARAH VAUGHAN

Written by Hayes, Elaine M
Publishers Weekly Best Book of 2017Washington Post Best Book of 2017Amazon Editors' Top 100 Pick of the YearAmazon Best Humor and Entertainment Pick of the YearBooklist Top Ten Arts Book
July 4, 2017 | Hardcover | Ecco Press | 432 Pages |
$27.99

SEX PISTOLS: POISON IN THE MACHINE

Written by Scanlan, John
The explosive story of the Sex Pistols is now so familiar that the essence of what they represented has been lost in a fog of nostalgia and rock 'n' roll cliché. In 1976 the rise of the Sex Pistols was regarded in apocalyptic terms, and the punks as visitors from an unwanted future bringing chaos and confusion.
May 15, 2017 | Hardcover | Reaktion Books | 240 Pages |
$22.50

O SING UNTO THE LORD: A HISTORY OF ENGLISH CHURCH MUSIC

Written by Gant, Andrew
For as long as people have worshipped together, music has played a key role in church life. With O Sing unto the Lord, Andrew Gant offers a fascinating history of English church music, from the Latin chant of late antiquity to the great proliferation of styles seen in contemporary repertoires.
March 22, 2017 | Hardcover | University of Chicago Press | 464 Pages |
$35.00

NOTES FROM THE VELVET UNDERGROUND: THE LIFE OF LOU REED

Written by Sounes, Howard
Lou Reed was best known to the general public as the grumpy New Yorker in black who sang "Walk on the Wild Side." To his dedicated admirers, however, he was one of the most innovative and intelligent songwriters of modern times, a natural outsider who lived a tumultuous and tortured life.
April 1, 2017 | Hardcover | Transworld Publishers | 416 Pages |
$34.95

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