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Blues People: Negro Music in White America

Leroi Jones

"The path the slave took to 'citizenship' is what I want to look at. And I make my analogy through the slave citizen's music -- through the music that is most closely associated with him: blues and a later, but parallel development, jazz... [If] the... (read more)

Rap and Hip-Hop
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Matthew Gasteier

Contradiction, the yin and the yang, the simultaneous existence of two competing realities, and the larger than life persona that depicts populist realism are at the core of Nas's debut album, Illmatic. Yet Nas's identity -as an inner-city youth, a child... (read more)

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The Last Holiday: A Memoir

Gil Scott Heron

Before his death in 2011, the great Gil Scott-Heron was enjoying somewhat of a resurgence in popularity and success. His 2010 album, I'm New Here (his first in 16 years), was released to wide acclaim from fans and critics alike, and both of his novels... (read more)

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Verhandelingen Van Het Koninklijk Instituut Voor Taal-, Land #290/: Sonic Modernities in the Malay World: A History of Popular Music, Social Distinction and Novel Lifestyles (1930s 2000s)

Edited By Bart Barendregt.

Sonic Modernities analyses the interplay between the production of popular music, shifting ideas of the modern and, in its aftermath, processes of social differentiation in twentieth-century Southeast Asia.... (read more)

Pop Vocal
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2015 Greatest Pop & Movie Hits: The Biggest Movies * the Greatest Artists (Big Note Piano) (Greatest Hits)

Carol Matz

The year's greatest pop hits and movie songs are included in this collection of big note piano arrangements. Lyrics and chord symbols are also included so anyone can sing or play along. Titles: Ain't It Fun (Paramore) * All About That Bass (Meghan... (read more)

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World Rhythm & Percussion: The Stick Bag Book

Felipe Orozco

Whether you are a percussionist, producer, arranger, or songwriter, a strong knowledge of these rhythms will add to your overall versatility as a drummer and musician.... (read more)

Soul and Motown
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Brothas Be, Yo Like George, Ain't That Funkin' Kinda Hard on You?: A Memoir

George Clinton

In this seminal music memoir, Father of Funk George Clinton talks four decades of hit songs, drug abuse, the evolution of pop, rock, and soul music, his legal pitfalls, and much much more.andlt;BRandgt;andlt;BRandgt;George Clinton began his musical... (read more)

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