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The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
Written by Joel Whitburn
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307985125
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The Billboard Book of Top 40 Hits, 9th Edition
Complete Chart Information about America's Most Popular Songs and Artists, 1955-2009
Written by Joel Whitburn


Format: eBook
On Sale: July 18, 2012
Price: $24.99

The Essential Reference Guide to America’s Most Popular Songs and Artists Spanning More than Fifty Years of Music
 
Beginning with Bill Haley & His Comets’ seminal “Rock Around the Clock” all the way up to Lady Gaga and her glammed-out “Poker face,” this updated and unparalleled resource contains the most complete chart... Read more >
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Queens Reigns Supreme
Queens Reigns Supreme
Written by Ethan Brown
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781400095230
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Queens Reigns Supreme
Fat Cat, 50 Cent, and the Rise of the Hip Hop Hustler
Written by Ethan Brown


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: November 22, 2005
Price: $12.95

Based on police wiretaps and exclusive interviews with drug kingpins and hip-hop insiders, this is the untold story of how the streets and housing projects of southeast Queens took over the rap industry.

For years, rappers from Nas to Ja Rule have hero-worshipped the legendary drug dealers who dominated Queens in the... Read more >
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Motown
Motown
Written by Gerald Posner
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780812974683
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Motown
Music, Money, Sex, and Power
Written by Gerald Posner


Format: Trade Paperback, 384 pages
On Sale: October 11, 2005
Price: $15.95

In 1959, twenty-nine-year-old Berry Gordy, who had already given up on his dream to be a champion boxer, borrowed eight hundred dollars from his family and started a record company. A run-down bungalow sandwiched between a funeral home and a beauty shop in a poor Detroit neighborhood served as his headquarters... Read more >
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The Rock Bible
The Rock Bible
Written by Henry Owings
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781594742699
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The Rock Bible

Written by Henry Owings


Format: Trade Paperback, 144 pages
On Sale: August 1, 2008
Price: $15.95

Like Moses delivering forth the Ten Commandments, Chunklet magazine presents you with The Rock Bible—the complete rules for living an authentic life of rock ’n’ roll.  Here are hundreds of wise and witty guidelines for
 
Drummers: “If you’re one of those drummers who sets up at the front of the... Read more >
So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star
So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star
Written by Jacob Slichter
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780767914710
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So You Wanna Be a Rock & Roll Star
How I Machine-Gunned a Roomful Of Record Executives and Other True Tales from a Drummer's Life
Written by Jacob Slichter


Format: Trade Paperback, 304 pages
On Sale: May 10, 2005
Price: $14.99

After years of working day jobs and making music in his basement, Jacob Slichter wondered if his dreams of rock stardom were a vain illusion. Then he was recruited by two of his successful musician friends to form a band that became Semisonic. Who could forget the smash single “Closing Time,”... Read more >
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Mountain Music Fills the Air: Banjos and Dulcimers
Mountain Music Fills the Air: Banjos and Dulcimers
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307948304
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Mountain Music Fills the Air: Banjos and Dulcimers
The Foxfire Americana Libray (11)
Written by Foxfire Fund, Inc.


Format: eBook, 144 pages
On Sale: September 6, 2011
Price: $2.99

Banjos and dulcimers have always been an essential part of Appalachian music, shared and enjoyed throughout the generations. Here, musicians share the history of the instruments and show how they are constructed, piece by piece, with photos and diagrams.  Read more >
Musorgsky and His Circle
Musorgsky and His Circle
Written by Stephen Walsh
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385353854
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Musorgsky and His Circle
A Russian Musical Adventure
Written by Stephen Walsh


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
On Sale: December 17, 2013
Price: $37.50

The emergence of Russian classical music in the nineteenth century in the wake of Mikhail Glinka comprises one of the most remarkable and fascinating stories in all musical history. The five men who came together in the Russian capital of St. Petersburg in the 1860s, all composers of talent, some of...

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Hit Men
Hit Men
Written by Fredric Dannen
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780679730613
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Hit Men
Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Business
Written by Fredric Dannen


Format: Trade Paperback, 432 pages
On Sale: July 2, 1991
Price: $16.95

Copiously researched and documented, Hit Men is the highly controversial portrait of the pop music industry in all its wild, ruthless glory: the insatiable greed and ambition; the enormous egos; the fierce struggles for profits and power; the vendettas, rivalries, shakedowns, and payoffs. Chronicling the evolution of America's largest music labels from the... Read more >
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Rebel Music
Rebel Music
Written by Hisham Aidi
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375424908
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Rebel Music
Race, Empire, and the New Muslim Youth Culture
Written by Hisham Aidi


Format: Hardcover, 432 pages
On Sale: March 4, 2014
Price: $29.95

This fascinating, timely, and important book on the connection between music and political activism among Muslim youth around the world looks at how hip-hop, jazz, and reggae, along with Andalusian and Gnawa music, have become a means of building community and expressing protest in the face of the West’s policies in...

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This Business of Music Marketing and Promotion
This Business of Music Marketing and Promotion
Written by Tad Lathrop
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780823077298
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This Business of Music Marketing and Promotion
A Practical Guide to Creating a Completely Intergrated Marketing and E-Marketing Campaign
Written by Tad Lathrop


Format: Hardcover, 320 pages
On Sale: October 1, 2003
Price: $24.95

The maxim in the music industry has always been “You can’t make it on talent alone,” and with This Business of Music Marketing & Promotion, you don’t have to.

In language that is simple and direct, author Tad Lathrop details promotional skills, publicity plans, royalty guidelines, and more, all supported by real-life... Read more >
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