FOLK & COUNTRY

Our brand of folk is definitely not all "kumbaya" and our brand of country definitely not "git'r done".

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  1. Will Oldham on Bonnie "Prince" Billy

    Will Oldham on Bonnie "Prince" Billy

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    A captivating and revelatory glimpse into the life of one of the most critically acclaimed and enigmatic musicians working today. Learn More
  2. When That Rough God Goes Riding (trade paperback)

    When That Rough God Goes Riding: Listening To Van Morrison

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    A renowned music critic's revelatory exploration of Van Morrison: what makes him one of the most unique musical artists of our time and what distinguishes his most transcendent moments. Learn More
  3. The Old, Weird America

    The Old, Weird America: The World Of Bob Dylan's Basement Tapes

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    Greil Marcus's acclaimed book on the secret music made by Bob Dylan and the Band in 1967 - music that remains as seductive and baffling today as it was more than thirty years ago. Learn More
  4. Satan Is Real (paperback)

    Satan Is Real: The Ballad of the Louvin Brothers

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    The beautiful and tragic saga of the Louvin Brothers—one of the most legendary country duos of all time—is one of America’s great untold stories. Learn More
  5. Pocket Cash

    Pocket Cash

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    Completed just before legendary music photographer Jim Marshall's death, Pocket Cash brings us unique moments from the illustrious career of The Man in Black. Learn More
  6. On Highway 61 (paperback)

    On Highway 61: Music, Race, and the Evolution of Cultural Freedom

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    On Highway 61 explores the historical context of the significant social dissent that was central to the cultural genesis of the sixties. \ Learn More
  7. The Mayor of MacDougal Street

    Mayor of MacDougal Street: A Memoir

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    Dave van Ronk (1936-2002) was not only one of the founding figures of the 1960s folk music revival; he was a pioneer of modern acoustic blues, a fine songwriter and arranger, a powerful singer, and one of the most influential guitarists of his era. He was also a marvelous storyteller, a peerless musical historian, and one of the most quotable figures in The Village. Learn More
  8. The Letters of Joe Hill

    Letters of Joe Hill: Centenary Edition

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    Radical songwriter and organizer Joe Hill was murdered by the capitalist state in 1915, but his songs continue to inspire working-class activists and musicians. Learn More
  9. Kansas City Lightning (paperback)

    Kansas City Lightning: The Rise and Times of Charlie Parker

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    Kansas City Lightning: The Rise and Times of Charlie Parker is the first installment in the long-awaited portrait of one of the most talented and influential musicians of the twentieth century, from Stanley Crouch, one of the foremost authorities on jazz and culture in America. Learn More
  10. Johnny Cash: I See A Darkness

    Johnny Cash: I See a Darkness

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    The first and only illustrated biography of "The Man in Black", Johnny Cash, the most famous country singer of all time. Learn More
  11. Introducing Bert Williams

    Introducing Bert Williams: Burnt Cork, Broadway, and the Story of America's First Black Star

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    According to critics of his time, Bert Williams was “the Greatest Comedian on the American Stage.” Learn More
  12. I'm Your Man

    I'm Your Man: The Life of Leonard Cohen

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    The legend behind such songs as "Suzanne," "Bird on the Wire" and "Hallelujah" and the poet and novelist behind such groundbreaking literary works as Beautiful Losers and Book of Mercy, Leonard Cohen is one of the most important and influential artists of the most important and influential artists of our era, a man of powerful emotion and intelligence whose work has explored the definitive issues of human life—sex, religion, power, meaning, love. Learn More
  13. House of Cash (paperback)

    House of Cash: The Legacies of my Father, Johnny Cash

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    House of Cash is an unprecedented look at the life and inspirations of the Man in Black, by none other than his namesake son, John Carter Cash. Gathering together previously unpublished photographs, lyrics, art, notes, and recollections from the Cash family archives, John Carter paints a portrait of his father’s inner life, and the values he imparted to his son and family. Learn More
  14. Here Comes Everybody: The Story of the Pogues

    Here Comes Everybody: The Story of the Pogues

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    The Pogues injected the fury of punk into Irish folk music and gave the world the troubled, iconic, darkly romantic songwriter Shane MacGowan. Learn More
  15. Gram Parsons: God's Own Singer

    Gram Parsons: God's Own Singer

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    Gram sang like an angel and dressed like a country star. Sadly he was neither - at least not in his own lifetime. Learn More
  16. Falling Cars and Junkyard Dogs

    Falling Cars and Junkyard Dogs

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    In this collection of beautifully crafted autobiographical vignettes, Jay Farrar visits the places he’s journeyed to over twenty years as a traveling musician, and recalls his formative childhood, raised by his parents from the Missouri Ozarks. Learn More
  17. Buck Owens

    Buck Owens: The Biography

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    Buck Owens was the top-selling country act of the 1960s. The Beatles covered his songs; Gram Parsons idolized him; the Grateful Dead loved him. At least six marriages, several TV shows, and a publishing and media empire followed. Learn More
  18. Bound For Glory

    Bound for Glory

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    First published in 1943, this autobiography is also a superb portrait of America's Depression years, by a man who saw it all. Learn More
  19. Blind But Now I See

    Blind But Now I See: The Biography of Music Legend Doc Watson

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    Blind But Now I See 2nd Ed From the day Doc Watson stepped off the bus in New York City, the North Carolina music legend changed the world forever. His influence has been recognized by presidents and by the heroes of modern music. Learn More
  20. Amplified

    Amplified: Fiction from Leading Alt-Country, Indie Rock, Blues and Folk Musicians

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    Amplifed presents sixteen short stories by some of the most compelling songwriters performing today. Learn More
  21. A Heartbeat and a Guitar

    A Heartbeat and a Guitar: Johnny Cash and the Making of Bitter Tears

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    Johnny Cash recorded Bitter Tears in 1964, four years before his live performance at Folsom Prison and six years before he recorded Man in Black. Learn More
  22. A Drink With Shane MacGowan cover

    A Drink With Shane MacGowan

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    One of the most unusual music memoirs to appear in years. Learn More
  23. 33 1/3: Facing Future

    33 1/3 Volume 70: Israel Iz Kamakawiwo'ole's Facing Future

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    Even at four in the morning, the strip clubs and watering holes surrounding the Honolulu studio were still hopping. The recording engineer heard a car pull into the lot, and soon the biggest man he had ever seen walked in. When he stepped into the studio, the floated floor shifted beneath the engineer's feet. Israel Kamakawiwo'ole engulfed the engineer's hand in his and said, "Hi, bruddah." Learn More
  24. 33 1/3 Volume 63: Elliott Smith's XO

    33 1/3 Volume 63: Elliott Smith's XO

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    This book focuses on the genius of Smith's 1998 debut that remains his defining album. Learn More
  25. The Flying Burrito Bros' The Gilded Palace Of Sin

    33 1/3 Volume 61: The Flying Burrito Bros' The Gilded Palace Of Sin

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    The Burritos wanted country music that breathed and bled, that was relevant and vital. Learn More

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