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    Wig Out by Tarell Alvin McCraneyRoyal Court (2008)
    Play about voguing houses Enter the House of Light, a hyper-glamorous, uber-competitive drag queen refuge where a daughter who was once a son can find...
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    JujuBy Christopher Alan WatermanUniversity of Chicago Press
    Now known internationally through the recordings of King Sunny Ade and others, juju music originated more than fifty years ago among the Yoruba of Nigeria....
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      s/hand papaerback
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    Motownby David MorseStudio Vista
    Good book
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      Out-of-print UK 1st edn. secondhand hardback w/dustjacket small tear at bottom, some wear
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    The Story Of Stevie Wonder (1976)by James Haskins Panther
    1976 Biography
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      Out of print secondhand p/b UK copy
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    The Rhythms Of Black Folks : Race, Religion and Pan-Africanismby Jon Michael SpencerAfrica World Press
    In this book, Jon Michael Spencer argues that African rhythm, particularly African rhythm in the New World, gives rise to the distinctive qualities of...
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      First edition hardback ex library
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    Hit Men: Power Brokers and Fast Money Inside the Music Businessby Fredric DannenVintage
    seminal text on music biz mafia
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      Secondhand paperback ok cond (difft cover)
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    JazzBY John FordhamDorling Kindersley
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      Second-hand original large format hardback book (some wear to dustjacket).

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    Empire Windrush: Fifty Years Of Writing About Black BritainEdited by Onyekachi Wambu, Preface by E.R. BraithwaiteGollancz
    Great book introduced by E.R.Braithwaite (who wrote the original To Sir With Love about a black teacher in Britain), this book includes work from Sam Selvon,...
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      Afro-Caribbean writers. Excellent

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    Furious Passage of James Baldwinby F M EckmanM. Evans & Company
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      Original USA Hardback book, no dust jacket, worn,
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    Contemporary Carioca: Technologies of Mixing in a Brazilian Music Sceneby Frederick MoehnDuke University Press
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      Secondhand paperback ex-library in good condition.
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    Natives of My Personby George LammingPicador Books
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      Secondhand book in good condition, minor ageing
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    Season of Adventureby George LammingA&B
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      Secondhand book in good condition, minor ageing, some creasing to spine
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    Sinatra: Behind the Legendby J. Randy TaraborrelliSidgwick & Jackson
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      Secondhand hardback book, some creasing to dustjacket, in good condition
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    Bomb The SuburbsBy William Upski WimsattSubway & Elevated
    s/hand paperback
    Music of Latin Americaby Nicolas SlonimskyGeorge G Harrap
    Probably the first guide book about latin music! Rare 1st edn. 1946 hardback w/dustjacket in good condition (dustjacket and book have signs of ageing...
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    Black Music Four LivesSchocken Books (1966)
    Late 60s book about new jazz scene, specifically Cecil Taylor, Ornette Coleman, Herbie Nichols and Jackie McClean. One of the main strengths of this book...
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    State of Bass Jungle: The Story So FarBox tree
    Rare original book about jungle written in 1997. Original secondhand book, bit of creasing, wear100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds...
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    Come Back Charleston Blueby Chester HimesPenguin
    Our of print edition secondhand paperback in good cond. (sticker on spine)100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if...
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    The Music Of AfricaBy J. H. Kwabena NketiaVictor Gollancz (1986)
    A comprehensive guide to the music of this complex and diverse continent. 1st edition UK s/hand hardback in great condition w/dustjacket (is ex-library...
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    Dancing In LondonDine & Dance, Disco, Hostess Clubs, Cabaret...New English Library
    Very groovy little book about the disco night life in London from the 1970s. Handy tips on 'car parking near the disco', prices of drinks, clientele. Good...
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    Labels UnlimitedThe Story Of Rough TradeBlack Dog Publishing
    In-depth look at the shop/label/distribution punk and beyond phenomenen that is Rough Trade! s/hand copy in good cond (bit cover creasing)100% Guarantee...
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    Bob Marley, A Rebel Life - A photobiographyDennis Morris (1999)Plexus Publishing Ltd.
    Dennis Morris original pics of Bob Marley. Original secondhand paperback A4 size. (sticker on spine)
    The Last Days of Discoby David F. RossOrenda Books
    The Last Days of Disco is about family, music, small-time gangsters … and the fear of being sent to the Falklands by the biggest gangster of them...
    The Making of Jazz: A Comprehensive Historyby James Lincoln CollierPapermac
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    Arroz Con Leche: Popular Songs and Rhymes from Latin Americaby Lulu DelacreScholastic
    Secondhand small paperback booklet - nice!100% Guarantee on this and all Original Books at Sounds Of The Universe - 'if you're not happy we're not happy'...
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    The Black Power Imperative (1985)by Theodore Cross
    Large USA secondhand paperback in ok condition
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      Large USA secondhand paperback in ok condition
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    Black Paradise:The Rastafarian MovementThe Aquarian Press
    Original secondhand paperback
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    Trouble Man: The Life and Death of Marvin Gayeby Steve TurnerMichael Joseph
    Secondhand paperback in good condition
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    Yush!By Victor HeadleyX Press
    Last of the Yardie trilogy - 'London's number one Don D is set for the biggest fight of his drugs dealing career - BLOOD MUST RUN!' Second-hand paperback...
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    Stevie WonderBy John Swenson
    Great pics and bio! Secondhand paperback in great condition
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    James Baldwin: Artist on Fireby W.J. WeatherbyMichael Joseph
    A portrait of James Baldwin tracing his development from the ghettos of Harlem to Paris and back to America where his active participation in civil rights...
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      Out of print UK 1st edn. hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    Aretha Franklin: Motown Superstar(African-American Biographies) by Silvia Anne SheaferEnslow Publishers
    Secondhand hardback book in good condition
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    African Pop: Goodtime Kingsby Billy BergmanBlandford
    Excellent book covering fela, King Sunny Ade, Manu Dibango, Franco, Olatunji and more. Sections include Highlife, AfroBeat, Juju, Griots and more. Good...
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    A Joyful Noise: Celebration of New Orleans Musicby Michael P. SmithTaylor Publishing
    Original out of print secondhand book in very good condition (as new) - very groovy New Orleans book by photographer Michael P. Smith - signed by the photogrpaher
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      Original out of print secondhand book in very good condition (as new), signed by the author
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    JazzEdited by Nat Hentoff and Albert McCarthyQuartet Books (1977)
    Essays on jazz. Secondhand out of print book in good condition
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    Keith HaringThe Authorized BiographyPrentice Hall Press (1991)
    The biography of graffitti artist Keith Haring.1st edn. s/hand UK hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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      1st edn. s/hand UK hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    Soul Music A-ZBy Hugh GregoryBlandford
    Great A-Z of soul music. Original UK paperback in good condition
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      Original UK paperback in good condition
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    Trick Baby (1967)By Iceberg SlimPayback Press
    This novel charts the rise of White Folks, a light-skinned African-American who uses his colour as his trump card in the tough game of the con. Blue-eyed,...
    Aretha Franklin - Lady SoulBy Leslie CourseFranklin Watts
    Out of print secondhand USA paperback ex-library with stamps and sticker on front
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      Out of print secondhand USA paperback ex-library with stamps and sticker on front
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    Misguided Ibizaby Ministry of SoundMinistry of Sound
    Secondhand paperbackLike being there but in a book - mad stuff.
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      secondhand paperback
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    Repercussions: A Celebration Of African-American MusicEdited by Geoffrey Haydon and Dennis Marks (1985)Channel 4 / Century
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    Jazz In The MoviesGuide to Jazz Musicians, 1917-77 Talisman Books
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    Next Stop - Growing Up Wild-Style In The BronxNext StopTouchstone
    Growing up Wild-StyleSecondhand usa paperback in good condition
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      Secondhand usa paperback in good condition
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    Where Did Our Love Go?The Rise And Fall Of The Motown SoundOmnibus Press
    Secondhand paperback in good conditionThe acclaimed best selling story of Tamla Motown records - the most successful independent record label in the world....
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    The Motown AlbumThe Sound of Young America - Three Decades of MagicVirgin
    This is a great collectable for Motown fans. There are many pictures and much historical information for Stevie Wonder, the Isley Brothers, Gladys Knight...
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      Out of print s/hand original large format paperback
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    Rap Attack 3African Rap To Global Hip Hop by David ToopSerpent's Tail
    • Original Book (500g)£20.00
      s/hand paperback ex-library with stamps in plastic cover in good condition
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    SINATRA A Biographyby Arnold ShawW.H. Allen
    1968 UK first edition hardback w/dustjacket, couple of tears, name written inside, bit of discolouring
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      1968 UK first edition hardback w/dustjacket, couple of tears, name written inside, bit of discolouring
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