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    Bass, Mids, TopsAn Oral History of Sound System CultureBy Joe Muggs & Brian David StevensStrange Attractor
    KILLER new book! An oral history of the UK’s soundsystem culture, featuring interviews with MALA, Dennis Bovell, SKREAM, Youth, Norman Jay, Krust, Dego...
    Billie Holiday: Wishing On The Moonby Donald ClarkePenguin
    • Original Book (350g)£7.00
      Secondhand out of print paperback in good condition
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    Rap Attack 2African Rap To Global Hip Hop by David ToopSerpent's Tail (1991)
    The roots of rap music are traced from video arcades to bebop, and crucial influences such as prison and army songs, West African chants and tap dancing...
    • Original Book (500g)£30.00
      s/hand out-of-print paperback book in good condition
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    Rave CultureAn Insider's OverviewSmallfry Press
    Out-of-print USA Second-hand paperback in good condition
    Duke Ellington and His World: A Biographyby A.H. LawrenceRoutledge
    Excellent hardback book
    • Original Book (1kg)£15.00
      Like new secondhand first edition hardback USA book
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    Aaron Copland His Life & Timesby Arnold DobrinThomas Y. Crowell Company
    First edition hardback, w dustjacket plastic covered, nice
    Louis Armstrong : An Extravagant Life: An Extraordinary Lifeby Laurence BergreenHarper Collins
    Big and thorough book!
    • Original Book (1kg)£20.00
      Secondhand out of print hardback book in good condition small tear to dust jacket and handwritten inscription inside page
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    The Rough Guide to House Musicby Sean BidderRough Guides Ltd
    Mini-book. Secondhand out of print
    Empire Windrush: Fifty Years Of Writing About Black BritainEdited by Onyekachi Wambu, Preface by E.R. BraithwaiteGollancz
    Afro-Caribbean writers. ExcellentGreat book introduced by E.R.Braithwaite (who wrote the original To Sir With Love about a black teacher in Britain), this...
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      Secondhand out-of-print 400+ page paperback 'gently used'
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    Dizzy GillespieRaymond HorricksSpellmount
    Nice small out of print secondhand hardback book in good condition
    Dialogues in Swing: Intimate Conversations with the Stars of the Big Band Eraby Artie ShawPathfinder
    • Original Book (350g)£8.00
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    Deborah Harry: Platinum BlondeAndre Deutsch
    • Original Book (400g)£8.00
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    The EmperorDownfall Of An AutocratPenguin
    After the deposition of Haile Selassie in 1974, which ended the ancient rule of the Abyssinian monarchy, Ryszard Kapuscinski travelled to Ethiopia and...
    Coltrane - The Story Of A SoundBen Ratliff
    Description: No other jazz musician has proved so inspirational and so fascinating as Coltrane. Ben Ratliff, jazz critic for the New York Times, has...
    Ella: The Life and Times of Ella Fitzgeraldby Sid ColinElm Tree Books
    • Original Book (350g)£10.00
      Secondhand out of print hardback book in good condition plastic covered
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    Sonny Rollins: The Cutting Edgeby Richard PalmerContinuum
    • Original Book (300g)£10.00
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    Beastie Boys BookMichael Diamond/Adam HorovitzFaber & Faber
    Formed as a New York City hardcore band in 1981, Beastie Boys struck an unlikely path to global hip-hop superstardom. Here is their story, told for the...
    Spider From MarsMy Life with BowieBy Woody WoodmanseySidgwick & Jackson
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK OVER 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! In 1970 David Bowie and his bass player Tony Visconti had some ideas for a new sound that could...
    Being ElvisA Lonely LifeOrion books
    WICKED USA HARDBACK BOOK OVER 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! BEING ELVIS takes a clear-eyed look at the most-loved entertainer ever, and finds an unusual boy...
    John Coltrane And The Jazz Revolution Of The 1960'sBy Frank KofskyPathfinder
    Originally published in 1971 as 'Black Nationalism And The Revolution In Music', and dedicated to both John Coltrane and Malcolm X, this expanded and revised...
    Diana Ross:: A Biographyby J. Randy TaraborrelliSidgwick & Jackson
    • Original Book (900g)£10.00 £10.00
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    Play On: Now, Then and Fleetwood Macby Mick Fleetwood
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    Passion is a Fashion: The Real Story of the Clashby Pat Gilbert
    • Original Book (900g)£15.00
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    Rod: The Autobiographyby Rod StewartCentury
    • Original Book (800g)£0.00 £12.00
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    New Club KidsLondon Party Fashion in the NoughtiesPrestel
    OVER 50 % OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!! GREAT PIX!!!The Noughties saw the rise of a new generation of Club Kids following in the footsteps of their predecessors...
    People Apart1950s Cape Town RevisitedBlack Dog Publishing
    People Apart: 1950s Cape Town Revisited offers a rich and fascinating insight into South Africa at the very beginning of the apartheid era through Bryan...
    Here and Gone by John CohenBob Dylan, Woodie Guthrie & the 1960sSteidl
    DELUXE HEAVY USA HARDBACK BOOK OVER 50% OFF!!!!!John Cohen was a founding member of the New Lost City Ramblers, one of the American folk revival's most...
    3 KingsDiddy, Dr. Dre, Jay-Z, and Hip-Hop's Multibillion-Dollar RiseLittle, Brown and Company
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK OVER 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!!!Tracing the careers of hip-hop's three most dynamic stars, this deeply reported history brilliantly...
    Public EnemyInside the TerrordomeOverlook Omnibus
    USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!!!Since the group’s early career in 1982, Public Enemy has been the most musically and politically...
    Walking in The LightJohn CohenSteidl
    DELUXE HEAVY USA HARDBACK BOOK OVER £20 OFF!!!!! (66% OFF!!!) WICKED PIX!!! Walking in the Light is John Cohen’s photographic journey towards and through...
    Why Bob Dylan MattersRichard F. ThomasHarper Collins
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!!!When the Nobel Prize for Literature was awarded to Bob Dylan in 2016, the literary world was up in arms....
    Paul SimonThe LifeSimon & Schuster
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE!!!!Paul Simon is a revealing account of the challenges and sacrifices of artistry at the highest level.Through...
    Original GangstasThe Untold Story of Dr. Dre, Eazy-E, Ice Cube, Tupac Shakur, and the Birth of West Coast RapHachette Books
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 50% OFF!!!!In the late 80s, a group of high school dropouts, drug dealers, and ex-cons spoke out against racial injustice and...
    Patrick CowleyMechanical Fantasy Box: The Homoerotic Journals of Patrick CowleyDark Entries
    Mechanical Fantasy Box is Cowley’s homoerotic journal, or as he called it, “graphic accounts of one man’s sex life.” The journal begins in 1974...
    How Google WorksEric Schmidt and Jonathan RosenbergJohn Murray
    Both Eric Schmidt and Jonathan Rosenberg came to Google as seasoned Silicon Valley business executives, but over the course of a decade they came to see...
    Black KlansmanA Memoir by Ron StallworthArrow Books
    Adapted as a major motion picture by Spike Lee. Black Klansman is an amazing true story and a rollercoaster of a crime thriller; a searing and timely portrait...
    White Line FeverLemmy: The AutobiographyPocket Books
    Lemmy’s name was synonymous with notorious excess. His blood would have killed another human being. This is the up-to-date story of the heaviest drinking,...
    Lonely BoySteve Jones - Tales from a Sex PistolWindmill
    Lonely Boy, written with music journalist and author Ben Thompson, is the story of an unlikely guitar hero who, with the Sex Pistols, changed history.
    Anyway Anyhow AnywhereThe Complete Chronicle of the Who 1958-1978Virgin Books
    The most dynamic day-to-day chronicle of the band ever compiled. Organised by year, each chapter of the book gives an overview of the band's fortunes and...
    BanksyThe Man Behind the WallAurum Press
    In the first attempt to tell the full story of Banksy’ s life and career, Will Ellsworth-Jones pieces together a picture of his world and unpicks its...
    The Rap AttackAfrican Jive To New York Hip Hop by David ToopPluto Press
    Pluto First edition paperback original book - rare and essential! Secondhand paperback in average condition, some ageing and wear to front cover
    • Original Book (400g)£40.00
      Secondhand paperback in good condition, bit of creasing to front cover
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    Rhythms of the WorldBy Francis Hanly BBC Books (1989)
    s/hand large format paperback
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    An introduction to Latin percussionby Hans MaterInternational Music Publications
    Crazy Hans gives groovy tips in this how-to large format percussion book
    • Original Book (200g)£12.00
      Out of print secondhand A4 hardback ex-library
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    The Stevie Wonder Scrapbookby James Haskins with Kathleen BensonCassell
    Great 1979 book about Stevie Wonder's life with loads (100s) of stunning black and white photos and text. Great!
    • Original Book (600g)£12.00
      Out of print secondhand p/b in good condition
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    Fela: The Life And Times Of An African Music IconBy Michael E. VealTemple
    Musician, political critic, and hedonist, international superstar Fela Anikulapo-Kuti created a sensation throughout his career. In his own country of...
    OreallaBy Roy Heath (1984)Allison & Busby
    An educated native of Guyana is torn between his own life of servitude and the independent but anachronistic life of his aboriginal friend.
    • Original Book (500g)£7.00
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    Diana Ross: A Legend in Focus (2000)by Sharon Davis
    • Original Book (1.4kg)£12.00
      Large format secondhand hardback book
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    A Hidden ViewImages of Bahia, BrazilFrontline/BCA (1994)
    Large format secondhand original book cover has wear and creasing, inside has library stamp
    Tales Of Old JamaicaIncluding Annee Palmer, White Witch Of Rose Hall and the Women PiratesCollins
    Ten of the most fascinating tales of the island's past are retold here by one of her foremost historians. Three Fingered Jack, the Terror of Jamaica, the...
    • Original Book (350g)£9.00
      Original out of print second-hand paperback in good condition
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