Opera, Jazzs, Rock, Pop

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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
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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

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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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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MAESTROS AND THEIR MUSIC: THE ART AND ALCHEMY OF CONDUCTING

Written by Mauceri, John
An exuberant, uniquely accessible, beautifully illustrated look inside the enigmatic art and craft of conducting, from a celebrated conductor whose international career has spanned half a century.
November 7, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group |
$28.95
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WHAT IS IT ALL BUT LUMINOUS: NOTES FROM AN UNDERGROUND MAN

Written by Garfunkel, Art
From the golden-haired, curly-headed half of Simon & Garfunkel--a memoir (of sorts): artful, moving, lyrical; the making of a musician; the evolution of a man, a portrait of a life-long friendship and collaboration that became one of the most successful singing duos of their time. Art Garfunkel writes about his life before, during, and after Simon & Garfunkel . . .
September 26, 2017 | Hardcover | Knopf Publishing Group | 256 Pages |
$27.95
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WHY VINYL MATTERS: A MANIFESTO FROM MUSICIANS AND FANS

Written by Bickerdike, Jennifer Otter
-Vinyl is back and in a big way; this book anticipates a continuing rise in interest -In a bold declaration of love for pre-digital music technology, pop culture historian Jennifer Otter Bickerdike celebrates the vinyl revival -Features interviews with 25 stars - Fat Boy Slim, Lars Ulrich from Metallica, Henry Rollins, Portia Sabine and Tim Burgess among them "It's the ritual element of it.
September 17, 2017 | Hardcover | Acc Publishing Group Ltd | 300 Pages |
$35.00
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WAKE UP! TO THE WORLD OF BERNARD RHODES

Written by Rhodes, Bernard
-Appeals to popular culture book buyers and collectors, especially those dealing in biographies and memoirs, popular music history, punk culture, or the Clash -Published to follow the Clash's 40th anniversary in 2016, this is a testament to the man who both facillitated the band's formation and held it together From the growth of punk and beyond, this visually rich collection of art, fashion and e
November 30, 2017 | Hardcover | Kmw Studio | 160 Pages |
$39.95

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