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Name Author Description Price ISBN
Huey Morgan’s Rebel Heroes Huey Morgan The renegades of music and why we still need them £18.99

£12.99

9781844038374


The Little Book of the 1970s Stuart Hylton A fast-paced and entertaining account of life in Britain during an extraordinary decade. £9.99

£5.99

9780750959759


Sixties Boys Unzipped Alan Hammond The sequel to Hammonds first autobiography, this volume takes us into 1967, Radio 1 and beyond. £7.99

£3.99

9780948975943


BBC Radio 6 Music’s Alternative Jukebox 500 extraordinary tracks that tell the story of alternative music. £20.00

£15.00

9781844037841


Freddie Mercury Lesley-Ann Jones The Definitive Biography £19.99

£14.99

9781444733679


Brook Benton: There Goes That Song Again Herwig Gradischnig/ Hans Maitner The Biography of Benton based on newspaper clippings compiled by Benton himself. £12.99 9780956267986


Down the Highway Howard Sounes The Life of Bob Dylan, the definitive biography. £14.99

£12.99

9780857520258


Love Becomes a Funeral Pyre Mick Wall A biography of The Doors £20.00

£14.99

9781409151227


Procol Harum: The Ghosts of a Whiter Shade of Pale Henry Scott-Irvine This major biography traces the roots of Procol Harum back to 1964. £19.95

£14.95

9781780382333


Billie Holiday: The Musician & The Myth John Szwed Billie Holiday is a major new biography of America’s First Lady of Jazz by one of the greatest music writers of today £20.00

£15.00

9781785150272


Rock the Nation Roberto Avant-Mier Latino identities and the latin rock diaspora £19.99 9781441164483


Guitar Collins need to know All the gear, techniques, abd tips you need to play the guitar. Free CD £9.99

£6.99

9780007190881


Acoustic Territories Brandon Labelle Sound culture and everyday life £16.99

£9.99

9781441161369


Michael Jackson Style Stacy Jackson This book provides the definitive retrospective style record of the King of Pop’s amazing career. £24.95

£19.99

9781849388191


Bowie on Bowie David Bowie ed. Sean Egan Here is the ultimate introduction to Rock’s most distinctive voice. £14.99

£10.99

9780285643130


Ticket to Ride Graham Sclater Ticket to Ride is a satisfyingly filthy, yet delightfully innocent romp through bars and clubs of late 60s Germany following The Cheetahs. £9.99

£7.99

9780956397737


Neil Young Mike Evans The definitive history of Neil Young £19.99

£17.99

9781402799112


Neil Young: Long May You Run, the illustrated history Daniel Durchholz/ Garry Graff Here is a book that dares to document Neil Young’s legacy. £14.99

£11.99

9780760336472


Drum-Kit Manual Haynes How to buy, maintain and improve your drum-kit £21.99

£14.99

9780857330970


The Blues: A Visual History Mike Evans Charting the history of the blues from its rural roots in the American South, and focusing on the key musicians and singers who bought it into recognition. £24.95

£19.99

9781910065495


Margrave of the Marshes John Peel This is an astonishing autobiography John Peel began to write before his untimely death in 2004 and completed by his wife Sheila. £7.99

£5.99

9780552551199


Creation Stories: Riots, Raves and Running a Label Alan McGee The memoires of Alan McGee – the charismatic, outspoken founder of Creation Records; a man who become one of the most influential figures in British music. £8.99

£6.99

9781447225911


Richard Little: The Birth of Rock ‘n’ Roll David Kirby In a time of racial segregation, Little Richard brought people from every background together with his music. £13.99

£11.99

9780826429650


The Walrus was Ringo – 101 Beatles Myths Debunked Alan Clayson and Spencer Leigh This book takes the most outrageous misconceptions about the Fab Four and proves them to be false. £12.99

£9.99

9781842402054


Behind the Rainbow: The Tragic Life of Eva Cassidy Johan Bakker Bakker’s exploration of cassidy’s life is thorough, perceptive and celebratory, and the story he tells is an absorbing one. £16.95

£13.95

9781780382319


Catch a Wave: The Rise, Fall and Redemption of the Beach Boys’ Brian Wilson

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Peter Ames Carlin This is the definitive story of Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys. £18.99

£14.99

9781405093316


The True Lives of My Chemical Romance: The Definitive Biography Tom Bryant Insightfull and revealing, The True Lives of My Chemical Romance is the definitive biography of the most adored rock band this century, a story of self-belief and pursuit of dreams. £12.99

£9.99

9781447253570


I Go to Extremes: The Billy Joel Story

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Bill Smith Bill Smith brings us an extraordinary personal account of one of America’s legendary music superstars. £14.99

£11.99

9781861058904


Record Store Days Gary Calamar and Phil Gallo Filled with more than 150 photographs, Record Store Days chronicles the past, present, and future of the shops that have enthralled generations of music lovers. £15.99

£12.99

9781402772320


Bruce Springsteen and the Promise of Rock ‘n’ Roll Marc Dolan Smart and incisive, this unique book takes us though Bruce Springsteen’s life by tracing the cultural, political, and personal forces that shaped his music. £12.99

£10.99

9780393345841


Love Me Tender: The Stories Behind the World’s Best-Loved Songs Max Cryer The stories behind 40 of the world’s best-loved songs, from ‘Blue Moon’ to ‘Moon River’, from ‘Greensleeves’ to ‘Somewhere over the Rainbow’. £9.99

£7.99

9780711229112


Elvis: The Secret Files John Parker As controversy rages over supposed Elvis sightings, and theories abouit the manner of the star’s death in the summer of 1977, bestselling author John Parker has obtained access to the personal files of J. Edgar Hoover and later FBI files. £19.99

£14.99

97818547003912


Butterfly on a Wheel: The Great Rolling Stones Drugs Bust Simon Wells When Keith Richards threw a drug-fuelled party at his house in early 1967, it was never going to be an uneventful affair. £14.95

£11.99

9781849389952


Sabbath Bloody Sabbath Joel McIver The gloriously chaotic career of Black Sabbath stands as testament to the indestructability of British Rock at its most extreme £9.95

£7.99

9781849389709


Songs Only You Know: A Memoir Sean Madigan Hoen A powerful memoir about a family shattered by drugs and a young man’s life in the Detroit rock underground. £17.99

£14.99

9781616953362


Back on the Road Again Dave Nicolson The final in the On the Road series – the three volumes contain 55 interviews with artists from the 1950s and 1960s who have contributed significantly to popular music. £12.99

£9.99

9780954706821


Jay-Z: The King of America Mark Beaumont This fascinating book tells all, revealing how the good, the bad, and the corporate are all part of the incredibly far-reaching Jay-Z legend. £19.95

£14.99

9781780386170


Talk Back: An Easy Guide to British Slang Brian Poole Signed copy £9.99 (no ISBN)
LMH Official Dictionary of Jamaican Reggae and Dancehall Stars VI L. Mike Henry & K. Sean Harris A brief look at some of Jamaica’s musical stars both past and present. £5.99

9789768202581


The Universal Tone Carlos Santana The intimate and long-awaited autobiography of a legend – an inspiring story of musical fearlessness. £20.00

£15.99

9781409156536