GENERAL MUSIC

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  1. Love Is A Mix Tape

    Love Is A Mix Tape: Life And Loss, One Song At A Time

    $13.99

    What Is love? Great minds have been grappling with this question throughout the ages, and in the modern era, they have come up with many different answers. Learn More
  2. Love Goes to Buildings on Fire (trade paperback)

    Love Goes to Buildings on Fire: Five Years in New York That Changed Music Forever

    $16.00

    Punk rock and hip-hop. Disco and salsa. The loft jazz scene and the downtown composers known as Minimalists. In the mid-1970s, New York City was a laboratory where all the major styles of modern music were reinvented—all at once, from one block to the next, by musicians who knew, admired, and borrowed from one another. Crime was everywhere, the government was broke, and the city’s infrastructure was collapsing. But rent was cheap, and the possibilities for musical exploration were limitless. Learn More
  3. Little Richard: The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll

    Little Richard: The Birth of Rock 'n' Roll

    $19.95

    This book is a concise, evocative, and thoroughly researched study of one of the great rock'n'roll pioneers. After “Tutti Frutti," Little Richard began garnering fans from both sides of the civil rights divide. He brought black and white youngsters together on the dance floor and even helped to transform race relations. Learn More
  4. Listen To This

    Listen to This

    $18.00

    Listen to This—which collects Alex Ross’s finest writing for The New Yorker since 1994—is the rare book that moves across the entire landscape of music, from classical to rock and back again. Learn More
  5. Lipstick Traces (20th Anniv. Ed.)

    Lipstick Traces: A Secret History of the Twentieth Century

    $24.95

    This is no mere search for cultural antecedents. Learn More
  6. Life (trade paperback)

    Life

    $16.99

    The long-awaited autobiography of the guitarist, songwriter, singer, and founding member of the Rolling Stones. Ladies and gentlemen: Keith Richards. Learn More
  7. Let's Talk About Love: Why Other People Have Such Bad Taste

    Let's Talk About Love: Why Other People Have Such Bad Taste

    $19.95

    For his 2007 critically acclaimed 33 1/3 series title, Let’s Talk About Love, Carl Wilson went on a quest to find his inner Céline Dion fan and explore how we define ourselves by what we call good and bad, what we love and what we hate. Learn More
  8. Learning To Surf

    Learning To Surf

    $3.00

    A collection of essays that read like thank you letters to family, friends and musicians. Learn More
  9. Killing Yourself to Live

    Killing Yourself to Live: 85% of a True Story

    $14.00

    For 6,557 miles, Chuck Klosterman thought about dying. Learn More
  10. Kicking And Dreaming

    Kicking and Dreaming: A Story of Heart, Soul, and Rock and Roll

    $27.99

    Two sisters. Two voices. One Heart. Learn More
  11. K-POP Now!

    K-POP Now!: The Korean Music Revolution

    $15.95

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    K-Pop Now! takes a fun look at Korea's high-energy pop music, and is written for its growing legions of fans. It features all the famous groups and singers, and takes an insider's look at how they have made it to the top. Learn More
  12. Juggalo: Insane Clown Posse and the World They Made

    Juggalo: Insane Clown Posse and the World They Made

    $17.99

    Juggalo: Insane Clown Posse and the World They Made is a vivid journey into the heart of a misunderstood subculture. Learn More
  13. Joint Venture

    Joint Venture: A Backstage Rock And Roll Journey

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    This book is Ed's journey, from listening to the music his older brother listened to in the mid-1950s to working with bands and entertainers from the '60s to the '80s. Learn More
  14. Is This the Real Life?

    Is This The Real Life?: The Untold Story of Queen

    $17.00

    Queen's success in the 1970s was accompanied by a taste for musical and non-musical excess. Is This the Real Life? draws on eyewitness testimonies--former producers and managers, ex-girlfriends and boyfriends--to create a complete picture of one of the world's most ambitiously driven rock bands at work and at play. Learn More
  15. Industrial Evolution

    Industrial Evolution: Through the Eighties with Cabaret Voltaire and Local Government

    $14.95

    In Industrial Evolution Mick Fish takes us on a journey through the eighties courtesy of the Sheffield music scene of Cabaret Voltaire, the Human League, ABC, Clock DVA, Hula and The Box, offsetting it against a background of rampant Conservatism and local authority politics. Learn More
  16. In The Words of Sparks...Selected Lyrics

    In The Words of Sparks...Selected Lyrics

    $24.95

    Sparks--the long-running duo of Ron and Russell Mael--are among the most respected songwriters of their generation, their songs ranking alongside those of Ray Davies (The Kinks having been a formative influence), George Gershwin, Cole Porter and Stephen Sondheim. Learn More
  17. In the Pleasure Groove

    In the Pleasure Groove: Love, Death, and Duran Duran

    $17.00

    John Taylor, Duran Duran’s co-founder, takes the reader on a wild ride through his life. From the eighties through today, from Rio to All You Need is Now, John writes about the music, the parties, and the MTV videos that made millions swoon. Learn More
  18. In Every Town

    In Every Town: An All-Ages Music Manualfesto

    $14.99

    How to find the right space, keep the neighbors happy, raise money, and get your scene off the ground. Learn More
  19. I Want My MTV

    I Want My MTV: The Uncensored Story of the Music Video Revolution

    $20.00

    Remember the first time you saw Michael Jackson dance with zombies in "Thriller"? Diamond Dave karate kick with Van Halen in "Jump"? Tawny Kitaen turning cartwheels on a Jaguar to Whitesnake's "Here I Go Again"? The Beastie Boys spray beer in "(You Gotta) Fight for Your Right (To Party)"? Axl Rose step off the bus in "Welcome to the Jungle"? Learn More
  20. I Have Fun Everywhere I Go

    I Have Fun Everywhere I Go

    $15.00

    Savage Tales Of Pot, Porn, Punk Rock, Pro Wrestling, Talking Apes, Evil Bosses, Dirty Blues, American Heroes, And The Most Notorious Magazines In The World. Learn More
  21. How Music Works

    How Music Works: The Science and Psychology of Beautiful Sounds, from Beethoven to the Beatles and Beyond

    $24.99

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    What makes a musical note different from any other sound? How can you tell if you have perfect pitch? Why do 10 violins sound only twice as loud as one? Do your Bob Dylan albums sound better on CD or vinyl? Learn More
  22. Hit Me With Your Best Shot!

    Hit Me With Your Best Shot!

    $12.95

    The Ultimate Guide to Karaoke Domination. Learn More
  23. The History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs

    History of Rock 'n' Roll in Ten Songs

    $28.00

    Unlike all previous versions of rock ’n’ roll history, this book omits almost every iconic performer and ignores the storied events and turning points that everyone knows. Instead, in a daring stroke, Greil Marcus selects ten songs recorded between 1956 and 2008, then proceeds to dramatize how each embodies rock ’n’ roll as a thing in itself, in the story it tells, inhabits, and acts out—a new language, something new under the sun. Learn More
  24. Here Come The Regulars

    Here Come the Regulars: How to Run a Record Label on a Shoestring Budget

    $15.00

    Ian Anderson started recording music when he was thirteen and launched his own successful label, Afternoon Records, in 2003, when he was just eighteen. Learn More
  25. He Is...I Say

    He Is...I Say: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Neil Diamond

    $18.95

    He Is...I Say examines Neil Diamond’s singular place in the pantheon of popular music. Learn More

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