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Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic
Composing Electronic Music: A New Aesthetic
by Curtis Roads
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Electronic music evokes new sensations, feelings, and thoughts in both composers and listeners. Opening the door to an unlimited universe of sound, it engages spatialization as an integral aspect of composition and focuses on sound transformation as a... (read more)

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Elvis Has Left the Building: The Day the King Died
Elvis Has Left the Building: The Day the King Died
by Dylan Jones
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'The King' departed this world during the month of punk rock's apotheosis. Punk had set out to destroy Elvis, or at least everything he came to represent, but never got the chance, as Elvis destroyed himself before anyone else could. Nearly forty years... (read more)

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How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, the Turn of the Century, and the Patient Zero of Piracy
How Music Got Free: The End of an Industry, the Turn of the Century, and the Patient Zero of Piracy
by Stephen Witt
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The gripping untold story of the music piracy revolution and the man who almost singlehandedly brought down the industry How Music Got Free is the incredible true story of Dell Glover, a factory worker at a compact-disc manufacturing plant who brought... (read more)

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Geographies of Cubanidad: Place, Race, and Musical Performance in Contemporary Cuba (Caribbean Studies)
Geographies of Cubanidad: Place, Race, and Musical Performance in Contemporary Cuba (Caribbean Studies)
by Rebecca M. Bodenheimer
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Derived from the nationalist writings of José Martí, the concept of Cubanidad (Cubanness) has always imagined a unified hybrid nation where racial difference is nonexistent and nationality trumps all other axes identities. Scholars have critiqued this... (read more)

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Dreams to Remember: Otis Redding, Stax Records, and the Transformation of Southern Soul
Dreams to Remember: Otis Redding, Stax Records, and the Transformation of Southern Soul
by Mark Ribowsky
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When he died suddenly at the age of twenty-six, Otis Redding (1941-1967) had already become the conscience of a new kind of soul music. Sure, Berry Gordy might have built the first black-owned music empire at Motown, but Redding was doing something as... (read more)

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Dead Children Playing: A Picture Book
Dead Children Playing: A Picture Book
by Stanley Donwood
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Stanley Donwood has collaborated on all Radiohead’s artwork since the release of The Bends in 1995 and won a Grammy Award for Best Packaging/Artwork for the special edition of Amnesiac. His sequence of London Views can be seen accompanying Thom... (read more)

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Allen Klein: The Man Who Bailed Out the Beatles, Made the Stones, and Transformed Rock & Roll
Allen Klein: The Man Who Bailed Out the Beatles, Made the Stones, and Transformed Rock & Roll
by Fred Goodman
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The story of notorious manager Allen Klein, revealing new, behind-the-scenes details about some of the biggest rock bands in history Allen Klein was like no one the music industry had seen before. The hard-nosed business manager became infamous for... (read more)

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Sonic Virtuality: Sound as Emergent Perception
Sonic Virtuality: Sound as Emergent Perception
by Mark Grimshaw
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In Sonic Virtuality: Sound as Emergent Perception, authors Mark Grimshaw and Tom Garner introduce a novel theory that positions sound within a framework of virtuality. Arguing against the acoustic or standard definition of sound as a sound wave, the book... (read more)

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You're Making Me Hate You: A Cantankerous Look at the Common Misconception That Humans Have Any Common Sense Left
You're Making Me Hate You: A Cantankerous Look at the Common Misconception That Humans Have Any Common Sense Left
by Corey Taylor
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Slipknot and Stone Sour frontman Corey Taylor's third book is a searingly hilarious trawl through the endless backwaters of human stupidity, by the bestselling author of Seven Deadly Sins and A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to Heaven Corey Taylor has... (read more)

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What Else Is in the Teaches of Peaches
What Else Is in the Teaches of Peaches
by Peaches Peaches
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"[Peaches] has teamed up with her longtime tour photographer Holger Talinski to look back at a brazen career that has captured the attention of outsider artists and massive pop stars alike, ranging from Michael Stipe to PJ Harvey to Iggy Pop...Along with... (read more)

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Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry
Clark: The Autobiography of Clark Terry
by Clark Terry
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and#147;Clark Terry is the epitome of jazz trumpet, of jazz, and of human kindness. His playing is impeccable and original, scintillating, humorous, and brimming with pluckish wit and late-night pungence. His style is virtuosic and deeply intelligent... (read more)

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The Pitchfork Review Issue #6 (Spring)
The Pitchfork Review Issue #6 (Spring)
by Mark Richardson
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Pitchfork continues our venture into print with Issue 6 of The Pitchfork Review. Were proud to present the sixth edition of our perfect-bound quarterly music publication, combining new long-form feature stories, photography, illustrations, and other... (read more)

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Do Not Sell at Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78rpm Records
Do Not Sell at Any Price: The Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78rpm Records
by Amanda Petrusich
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and#8220;A thoughtful, entertaining history of obsessed music collectors and their quest for rare early 78 rpm recordsand#8221; (andlt;Iandgt;Los Angeles Timesandlt;/Iandgt;), andlt;Iandgt;Do Not Sell at Any Priceandlt;/Iandgt; is a fascinating, complex... (read more)

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Crate Digger: An Obsession with Punk Records
Crate Digger: An Obsession with Punk Records
by Bob Suren
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A small town Florida teenager discovers punk rock through a loaned mix tape and punk music and culture slowly takes over all aspects of his life. His new passion causes him to form a band, track down out-of-print records that he loves and begin to... (read more)

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Dreams to Remember: Otis Redding, Stax Records, and the Transformation of Southern Soul
Dreams to Remember: Otis Redding, Stax Records, and the Transformation of Southern Soul
by Mark Ribowsky
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When he died suddenly at the age of twenty-six, Otis Redding (1941-1967) had already become the conscience of a new kind of music. Sure, Berry Gordy might have built the first black-owned music empire at Motown, but Redding was doing something as... (read more)

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California Dreams: The Art of Stanley Mouse
California Dreams: The Art of Stanley Mouse
by Stanley Mouse
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The first comprehensive compendium of works by one of the groundbreaking pioneers of psychedelic poster art in the late 60s, California Dreams is a career-spanning collection of 240 pieces pages created over more than five decades of nonstop artistic... (read more)

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Deadheads: Stories from Fellow Artists, Friends & Followers of the Grateful Dead
Deadheads: Stories from Fellow Artists, Friends & Followers of the Grateful Dead
by Linda Kelly
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"One of the best books on the Grateful Dead." and#151;Rolling Stone Just what was it about the Grateful Dead that made them rock and rolland#8217;s most beloved band? In Deadheads, those with the real story, who were there and are still listening to the... (read more)

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Anything Goes: A History of American Musical Theater
Anything Goes: A History of American Musical Theater
by Ethan Mordden
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Ethan Mordden has been hailed as "a sharp-eared listener and a discerning critic," by Opera News, which compares his books to "dinner with a knowledgeable, garrulous companion." The "preeminent historian of the American musical" (New York Times), he... (read more)

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Willin': The Story of Little Feat
Willin': The Story of Little Feat
by Ben Fong-torres
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Formed in 1969 by ex-members of Frank Zappaand#8217;s Mothers of Invention, Little Feat created groove-heavy music that was an irresistible mix of rock, blues, RandB, country, jazz, soul, and funk. Fronted by the doomed, enigmatic, and charismatic... (read more)

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Kris Kristofferson: Country Highwayman (Tempo: A Rowman & Littlefield Music Series on Rock, Pop, and)
Kris Kristofferson: Country Highwayman (Tempo: A Rowman & Littlefield Music Series on Rock, Pop, and)
by Mary G. Hurd
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"Singer-songwriter Kris Kristofferson first became known in 1970, when he was awarded the Country Music Award for his song 'Sunday Mornin' Comin' Down,' as sung by Johnny Cash. Hurd provides the first detailed look at the 'arc of Kristofferson's creative... (read more)

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