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The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band
The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band
by Motley Crue
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Whiskey and porn stars, hot reds and car crashes, black leather and high heels, overdoses and death. This is the life of MÖtley CrÜe, the heaviest drinking, hardest fighting, most oversexed and arrogant band in the world. Their unbelievable... (read more)

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Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time
Love Is a Mix Tape: Life and Loss, One Song at a Time
by Rob Sheffield
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Mix tapes: Stick one into a deck and you’re  transported to another time in your life. For Rob Sheffield, author of Turn Around Bright Eyes that time was one of miraculous love and unbearable grief. A time that spanned seven years, it started... (read more)

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Face the Music: A Life Exposed
Face the Music: A Life Exposed
by Paul Stanley
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In Face the Music, Paul Stanley—the co-founder and famous “Starchild” frontman of KISS—reveals for the first time the incredible highs and equally incredible lows in his life both inside and outside the band. Face the... (read more)

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A History of Western Music [With Access Code]
A History of Western Music [With Access Code]
by J Peter Burkholder
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Early-music ensembles Sequentia, Altramar, Hilliard Ensemble, Anonymous 4, Tallis Scholars, La Chapelle Royale, and Les Arts Florissants. Singers Paul Hillier, Ellen Hargis, Emma Kirkby, Maria Callas, Christa Ludwig, Luciano Pavarotti, Dietrich Fischer... (read more)

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Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove
Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove
by Ahmir Thompson
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"When you live your life through records, the records are a record of your life." Drummer, DJ, producer, and cofounder of the legendary Roots crew, Ahmir "Questlove" (a.k.a. "?uestlove" and "Questo") Thompson is one of the music world's most virtuosic... (read more)

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Swedish Death Metal
Swedish Death Metal
by Daniel Ekeroth
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Sweden is a remote country in the freezing northern Europe, with less than nine million inhabitants and a reputation for Volvos, hockey players, cheap furniture, vodka, and blonde women. Since the late 1980s, however, Sweden has produced over a thousand... (read more)

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This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession
This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession
by Daniel J. Levitin
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A revelation for music buffs and science geeks — and all the better if you happen to be both. How do memory and music work together? What makes timbre? How do writers like Lennon and McCartney, or John Coltrane and Miles Davis, manipulate our... (read more)

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Simple Dreams: A Musical Memoir
Simple Dreams: A Musical Memoir
by Linda Ronstadt
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In this memoir, iconic singer Linda Ronstadt weaves together a captivating story of her origins in Tucson, Arizona, and her rise to stardom in the Southern California music scene of the 1960s and '70s. Born into a musical family, Linda's childhood was... (read more)

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This Land Is Your Land: Woody Guthrie and the Journey of an American Folk Song
This Land Is Your Land: Woody Guthrie and the Journey of an American Folk Song
by Robert Santelli
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"This Land Is Your Land" is the most iconic folk song in American history, and is the masterwork of one of America's greatest artists, Woody Guthrie. Written in 1940 and first recorded in 1944, the song became an instant hit, and then a point... (read more)

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Rock On: An Office Power Ballad
Rock On: An Office Power Ballad
by Dan Kennedy
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Cleverly written and feverishly funny, Rock On is Dan Kennedy's account of his music-biz shenanigans at Atlantic Records. Written with entertaining and self-deprecating wit, Kennedy’s off-the-wall confrontations and dealings make for... (read more)

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The Late Starters Orchestra
The Late Starters Orchestra
by Ari L Goldman
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If you thought a fiddler on a roof was in a precarious position, imagine what happens when a middle-aged professor with a bad back takes up the cello. Ari Goldman hasn't played in twenty-five years, but he's decided to give the cello one last chance... (read more)

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Last Night a DJ Saved My Life: The History of the Disc Jockey
Last Night a DJ Saved My Life: The History of the Disc Jockey
by Bill Brewster
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The authors of this book attempt a grand feat of music history revisionism by positioning the figure of the disc jockey at the center of music development and technology throughout the course of the 20th century. Last Night A DJ Saved My Life presents a... (read more)

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You Don't Know Me But You Don't Like Me: Phish, Insane Clown Posse, and My Misadventures with Two of Music's Most Maligned Tribes
You Don't Know Me But You Don't Like Me: Phish, Insane Clown Posse, and My Misadventures with Two of Music's Most Maligned Tribes
by Nathan Rabin
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When memoirist and head writer for The A.V. Club Nathan Rabin first set out to write about obsessed music fans, he had no idea the journey would take him to the deepest recesses of both the pop culture universe and his own mind. For two very curious... (read more)

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Guitar Electronics for Musicians (Guitar Reference)
Guitar Electronics for Musicians (Guitar Reference)
by Donald Brosnac
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From this book, you can learn more that you could ever have hoped to know about the design concepts and the practical details of the hardware used/made by guitar manufacturers all over the world.... (read more)

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Maria Callas
Maria Callas
by Arianna Huffington
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For millions of people, the great soprano Maria Callas (1923-1977) remains the focus of such unparalleled fascination that there is still no higher praise for singers than the best since Callas. In this biography, Callas' career is brought brilliantly to... (read more)

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Conducting Technique
Conducting Technique
by Brock Mcelheran
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For beginners and professionals, this edition starts at the very beginning to include the most basic conducting principles and ends with insightful advice on coducting subtleties. This latest edition takes into account avant-garde music and new music... (read more)

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Zen Guitar
Zen Guitar
by Philip T Sudo
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Unleash the song of your soul with Zen Guitar, a contemplative handbook that draws on ancient Eastern wisdom and applies it to music and performance.... (read more)

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Old-Time Fiddle Tunes for Guitar
Old-Time Fiddle Tunes for Guitar
by Richard Lieberson
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A song collection for the flat-picker with helpful notes on how to play backup and special effects. Forty tunes. Selected discography and bibliography. Standard notation and easy-to-read tablature.... (read more)

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Waging Heavy Peace: A Hippie Dream
Waging Heavy Peace: A Hippie Dream
by Neil Young
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Now in paperback, the instant New York Times bestseller by legendary Neil Young. "When you put Young's book down, you feel you know him.” (Philadelphia Inquirer) For the first time, legendary singer, songwriter, and guitarist Neil Young offers a... (read more)

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Thelonious Monk (09 Edition)
Thelonious Monk (09 Edition)
by Robin Kelley
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THELONIOUS MONK is the critically acclaimed, gripping saga of an artistand#8217;s struggle to and#8220;make itand#8221; without compromising his musical vision. It is a story that, like its subject, reflects the tidal ebbs and flows of American history... (read more)

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