The titles in this category are all about the different kinds of music we like. Well, mostly.

Items 26 to 50 of 59 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Grid  List 

Set Descending Direction
  1. Funk: The Music, The People, and The Rhythm of The One

    Funk: The Music, The People, and The Rhythm of The One


    Funk: It's the only musical genre ever to have transformed the nation into a throbbing army of bell-bottomed, hoop-earringed, rainbow-Afro'd warriors on the dance floor. Its rhythms and lyrics turned bleak urban realties inside out with distinctive, danceable, downright irresistable music. Learn More
  2. Gangsta Rap Coloring Book

    Gangsta Rap Coloring Book


    You gots ta break out the 164 pack of Crayolas on this bitch! The NEW GANGSTA RAP COLORING BOOK is in the hizouse, shorty. Learn More
  3. Here Comes The Night (paperback)

    Here Comes the Night: The Dark Soul of Bert Berns and the Dirty Business of Rhythm and Blues


    Here Comes the Night is both a definitive account of the golden age of rhythm and blues of the early ’60s and the harrowing, ultimately tragic story of songwriter and record producer Bert Berns, whose meteoric career was fueled by his pending doom. Learn More
  4. Hip Hop Board Book

    Hip Hop Board Book


    Out of stock

    Rap, Breakdance, Graffiti & DJ:ing - now for the very youngest! Learn More
  5. Hippest Trip In America (paperback)

    Hippest Trip in America: Soul Train and the Evolution of Culture And Style


    An authoritative history of the groundbreaking syndicated television show that has become an icon of American pop culture, from acclaimed author and filmmaker Nelson George, “the most accomplished black music critic of his generation” (Washington Post Book World). Learn More
  6. Invitation To Openness

    Invitation to Openness: The Jazz And Soul Photography of Les McCann 1960-1980


    Throughout Les McCann's incredible jazz career, he took hundreds of photos — at clubs, studios, and festivals around the world — and unwittingly documented a side of the vibrant cultural life of jazz and soul between 1960 and 1980. Learn More
  7. Jazz Covers

    Jazz Covers


    Vinyl mania: The greatest in Jazz LP art. Learn More
  8. Lee 'Scratch' Perry: Kiss Me Neck

    Lee 'Scratch' Perry: Kiss Me Neck: The Scratch Story in Words, Pictures and Records


    An incredible, meticulous reference documenting the massive musical output by the pioneering reggae legend, inventor of dub, and Marley collaborator who Keith Richards calls "the Salvador Dalí of music" Learn More
  9. Listen, Whitey!

    Listen, Whitey! The Sights and Sounds of Black Power 1965-1975


    Noted music producer and scholar Pat Thomas spent five years in Oakland, CA researching Listen, Whitey! The Sights and Sounds of Black Power 1965-1975. While befriending members of the Black Panther Party, Thomas discovered rare recordings of speeches, interviews, and music by noted activists Huey Newton, Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver, Elaine Brown, The Lumpen and many others that form the framework of this definitive retrospective. Learn More
  10. The Literary Genius of Lil Wayne

    Literary Genius Of Lil Wayne


    The Case For Lil Wayne To Be Counted Among Shakespeare And Dylan. Learn More
  11. Low Down

    Low Down: Junk, Jazz, and Other Fairy Tales from Childhood


    A. J. Albany's recollection of life with her father, the great jazz pianist Joe Albany, is the story of one girl's unsentimental education. Learn More
  12. Mass Appeal #56

    Mass Appeal #56


    Quantum Leap. Learn More
  13. Mo' Meta Blues (paperback)

    Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove


    Mo' Meta Blues is a punch-drunk memoir in which Everyone's Favorite Questlove tells his own story while tackling some of the lates, the greats, the fakes, the philosophers, the heavyweights, and the true originals of the music world. He digs deep into the album cuts of his life and unearths some pivotal moments in black art, hip hop, and pop culture. Learn More
  14. More Than a Woman

    More Than a Woman


    The latest and greatest from the man behind "Thrill Murray," this softcover coloring book of 90s Hip Hop queens features legends like Aaliyah, Rihanna, Missy Elliott, Mariah Carey, Brandi, Eve, Lauryn Hill and more. Learn More
  15. The Next Next Level

    Next Next Level: A Story of Rap, Friendship, and Almost Giving Up


    In the tradition of Carl Wilson’s Let’s Talk About Love, an unforgettable account of fame, fandom, and the problem of making art in the twenty-first century. Learn More
  16. Nudnik Revealed!

    Nudnik Revealed!


    Inspired by a real-life incident — getting his tie caught in a moving Moviola editing machine — Gene Deitch, cartoonist, animator, memoirist, renaissance man, created Nudnik, his Everyman character, a cross between Candide and Godot. Learn More
  17. Odd Future: Golf Wang

    Odd Future: Golf Wang


    The Los Angeles collective of hip hop skater kids known as Odd Future--or in full, Odd Future Golf Wang Kill Them All--has galvanized hip hop superstars, sneaker freaks, hipsters and cognoscenti alike with its dark, playfully aggressive sound. Learn More
  18. Rapper's Delight

    Rapper's Delight: The Hip Hop Cookbook


    Rapper’s Delight: The Hip Hop Cookbook features thirty recipes inspired by your favourite Hip Hop artists of today and yesteryear. Learn More
  19. Respect Yourself

    Respect Yourself: Stax Records and the Soul Explosion


    The story of Stax Records unfolds like a Greek tragedy. A white brother and sister build a record company that becomes a monument to racial harmony in 1960’s segregated south Memphis. Learn More
  20. Shirt Kings

    Shirt Kings: Pioneers of Hip Hop Fashion


    A trip down memory lane to when customization and art reigned supreme in New York City. Learn More
  21. Signifying Rappers

    Signifying Rappers


    Finally back in print--David Foster Wallace and Mark Costello's exuberant exploration of rap music and culture. Learn More
  22. Soul Train

    Soul Train: The Music, Dance, And Style Of A Generation


    From Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson of the award-winning hip-hop group the Roots, comes this vibrant book commemorating the legacy of Soul Train—the cultural phenomenon that launched the careers of artists such as Tina Turner, Stevie Wonder, the Jackson 5, Whitney Houston, Lenny Kravitz, LL Cool J, and Aretha Franklin. Learn More
  23. Strayhorn

    Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life


    Strayhorn: An Illustrated Life is a stunning collection of essays, photographs, and ephemera celebrating Billy Strayhorn, one of the most significant yet under-appreciated contributors to 20th century American music. Learn More
  24. Sun Ra: Interviews And Essays

    Sun Ra: Interviews And Essays


    Composer, bandleader, pianist, poet and philosopher, Sun Ra is one of the most colourful and enduring of musical legacies, transcending time, place and cultural genres. Learn More
  25. The Breaks: Stylin' & Profilin'

    The Breaks: Stylin' and Profilin' 1982-1990


    In the fall of 1982, celebrated photographer of the British music scene Janette Beckman moved to New York City, where she found hip hop on the edge of explosion. Learn More

Items 26 to 50 of 59 total

per page
  1. 1
  2. 2
  3. 3

Grid  List 

Set Descending Direction