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Check the Technique
Check the Technique
Written by Brian Coleman, Introduction by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307494429
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Check the Technique
Liner Notes for Hip-Hop Junkies
Written by Brian Coleman
Introduction by Ahmir "Questlove" Thompson


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2009
Price: $14.99

A Tribe Called Quest • Beastie Boys • De La Soul • Eric B. & Rakim • The Fugees • KRS-One • Pete Rock & CL Smooth • Public Enemy • The Roots • Run-DMC • Wu-Tang Clan • and twenty-five more hip-hop immortals

It’s a sad fact: hip-hop album liners have... Read more >
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Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung
Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung
Written by Lester Bangs
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679720454
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Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung
The Work of a Legendary Critic: Rock'N'Roll as Literature and Literature as Rock 'N'Roll
Written by Lester Bangs


Format: Trade Paperback, 416 pages
On Sale: September 12, 1988
Price: $17.00

Vintage presents the paperback edition of the wild and brilliant writings of Lester Bangs--the most outrageous and popular rock critic of the 1970s--edited and with an introduction by the reigning dean of rack critics, Greil Marcus. Advertising in Rolling Stone and other major publications. Read more >
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This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring
This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring
Written by Ray D. Waddell, Rich Barnet and Jake Berry
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ISBN: 9780307875006
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This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring
A Practical Guide to Creating, Selling, Organizing, and Staging Concerts
Written by Ray D. Waddell, Rich Barnet and Jake Berry


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: November 3, 2010
Price: $14.99

The only book that looks at the business of concert promotion. Concerts are part art, part party—and a big part business. This Business of Concert Promotion and Touring is the first to focus on that all-important business aspect, from creating a show, to selling a show, to organizing the show, to... Read more >
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Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer
Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer
Written by Tom Lehrer
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780394749303
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Too Many Songs by Tom Lehrer

Written by Tom Lehrer


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: October 12, 1981
Price: $19.95

The subversive songs of Tom Lehrer, the sardonic piano-wielding fugitive from Harvard, have corrupted generations of Americans since he first began recording and performing in the 1950s. His uniquely depraved wit has been forced again on an unsuspecting public' via Tom Foolery, the stage revue based on his ever-trenchant observation of... Read more >
Elvis: My Best Man
Elvis: My Best Man
Written by George Klein and Chuck Crisafulli
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ISBN: 9780307452757
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Elvis: My Best Man
Radio Days, Rock 'n' Roll Nights, and My Lifelong Friendship with Elvis Presley
Written by George Klein and Chuck Crisafulli


Format: Trade Paperback, 320 pages
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $15.00

When George Klein was an eighth grader at Humes High, he couldn’t have known how important the new kid with the guitar—the boy named Elvis—would later become in his life. But from the first time GK (as he was nicknamed by Elvis) heard this kid sing, he knew that Elvis Presley... Read more >
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Modest Mouse
Modest Mouse
Photographed by Pat Graham
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781576876510
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Modest Mouse

Photographed by Pat Graham


Format: Hardcover, 160 pages
On Sale: October 7, 2014
Price: $29.95

More than any other band, Modest Mouse represented the ascendency of indie rock at the turn of the millennium. True dyed-in-the-wool independent musicians, Modest Mouse originated in the thriving mid-90s Northwest music scene orbiting Calvin Johnson’s K Records and founded on an uncompromising idealism handed down from punk forefathers. After years... Read more >
The Mysticism of Sound and Music
The Mysticism of Sound and Music
Written by Hazrat Inayat Khan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781570622311
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The Mysticism of Sound and Music

Written by Hazrat Inayat Khan


Format: Trade Paperback
On Sale: September 3, 1996
Price: $24.95

Music, according to Sufi teaching, is really a small expression of the overwhelming and perfect harmony of the whole universe—and that is the secret of its amazing power to move us. The Indian Sufi master Hazrat Inayat Khan (1882–1927), the first teacher to bring the Islamic mystical tradition to the West... Read more >
Gig Posters Volume 2
Gig Posters Volume 2
Written by Clay Hayes
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594745430
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Gig Posters Volume 2

Written by Clay Hayes


Format: Trade Paperback, 208 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $40.00

Readers gave the first Gig Posters anthology a standing ovation—so for your viewing pleasure, here’s one heck of an encore: 700 more incredible posters from the archives of GigPosters.com, the Internet’s premier destination for concert poster art. It’s a mad jam of illustration and photography, collage and typography, bringing the contemporary...

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Schubert's Winter Journey
Schubert's Winter Journey
Written by Ian Bostridge
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307961631
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Schubert's Winter Journey
Anatomy of an Obsession
Written by Ian Bostridge


Format: Hardcover, 528 pages
On Sale: January 27, 2015
Price: $29.00

An exploration of the world’s most famous and challenging song cycle, Schubert's Winter Journey (Winterreise), by a leading interpreter of the work, who teases out the themes—literary, historical, psychological—that weave through the twenty-four songs that make up this legendary masterpiece.

Completed in the last months of the young Schubert’s life, Winterreise has...

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Decomposition
Decomposition
Written by Andrew Durkin
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780307911759
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Decomposition
A Music Manifesto
Written by Andrew Durkin


Format: Hardcover, 400 pages
On Sale: November 18, 2014
Price: $28.95

Decomposition is a bracing, revisionary, and provocative inquiry into music—from Beethoven to Duke Ellington, from Conlon Nancarrow to Evelyn Glennie—as a personal and cultural experience: how it is composed, how it is idiosyncratically perceived by critics and reviewers, and why we listen to it the way we do.

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