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Poseur: A Memoir of Downtown New York City in the '90s

Marc Spitz

Marc Spitz assumed that if he lived like his literary and rock ’n’ roll heroes, he would become a great artist, too. He conveniently overlooked the fact that many of them died young, broke, and miserable. In his candid, wistful, touching, and... (read more)

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Yes Is the Answer: And Other Prog Rock Tales

Marc Weingarten

Progressive rock is maligned and misunderstood. Critics hate it, hipsters scoff at it. Yes Is The Answer is a pointed rebuke to the prog-haters, the first literary anthology devoted to the sub genre. Featuring acclaimed novelists, Rick Moody, Wesley... (read more)

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Beck! On a Backwards River

Rob Jovanovic

He has been called "the most important voice of his generation" by Allen Ginsberg. He has called his own music "a satanic K-Tel record that's been found in a trash Dumpster." He was named Bek David Campbell but is now called simply Beck, one of the most... (read more)

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The Rolling Stone Years: Every Picture Tells a Story...

Baron Wolman

The Rolling Stone Years features the work of Baron Wolman, the first photographer to work for America’s legendary Rolling Stone magazine, many of whose images from the late sixties and early seventies have become iconic shots from rock’s... (read more)

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Shelter from the Storm: Bob Dylan's Rolling Thunder Years (Genuine Jawbone Books)

Sid Griffin

Praise for Sid Griffin’s other book in this series, Million Dollar Bash: “If you don’t have the bootlegs in full already, Griffin’s sharp, witty analysis and articulate passion will get you hunting.” Rolling Stone "Griffin... (read more)

Reference and Criticism
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Blues & Chaos: The Music Writing of Robert Palmer

Robert Palmer

Robert Palmer’s extraordinary knowledge and boundless love of music were evident in all his writing. He was an authority on rock & roll, blues, jazz, punk, avant-garde, and world music—often discovering new artists and trends years... (read more)

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