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Voodoo, Truth and FantasyBy Laennec HurbonNew Horizons
 A bit like the Rough Guide to Reggae - except for Voodoo. Recommended! Out of Africa came the cult of spirits who could enter human beings and...
Dave CourtneyRaving LunacyVirgin Books
Oi! Nutter! Strangely addictive account of an insane but quite funny bouncer/promoter during acid raves in London in 1990s. Definitely on one. Or ten. Fuck...
The Story of the Supremesby Daryl EasleaV&A Publishing
Secondhand hardback book with dustjacket
Bacchanal!: The Carnival Culture Of TrinidadPeter MasonLatin American Bureau / Temple University Press
Good book about Carnival in Trinidad. Original second-hand out-of-print p/back (ex-library)
Talking At The GatesA Life Of James BaldwinFaber And Faber
s/hand 1st edition hardback w/dust-jacket James Campbell knew Baldwin for ten years before Baldwin's death in 1987. Based on interviews with his...
The Performance Arts in Africa: A Readerby Frances HardingRoutledge
Secondhand paperback ex-library
VoodooBy Kyle KristosJ. B.Lippincott (1976)
Pointing out the elements of Catholicism that coexist with the drums, trances, and animal sacrifice, Kristos catalogues the chief loa (lesser gods),...
Dancehall Book (New 2017 Edition)The Rise Of Jamaican Dancehall CultureSoul Jazz Books
New 10th anniversary edition on Soul Jazz Books/Soul Jazz Records of this now classic large format deluxe book - the definitive photography book...
  • Book (1.8kg) + Limited Edition Free Poster£30.00 £25.00
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Major DudesA Steely Dan CompanionConstable
Major Dudes collects some of the smartest and wittiest interviews Becker and Fagen have ever given, along with insightful reviews of - and commentary...
Treatise on Musical ObjectsAn Essay Across DisciplinesUniversity of California Press
The Treatise on Musical Objects is regarded as Pierre Schaeffer’s most important work on music and its relationship with technology. Schaeffer...
The RaincoatsBy Jenn PellyBloomsbury
33 1/3 present this short book - the first on the Raincoats - in which author Jenn Pelly tells the story of the group's audacious debut album,...
Spike LeeDo the Right ThingAmmo
Including an unprecedented insider's look at the film, with behind-the-scenes visuals and interviews, this impressive book celebrates the impact of "Do...
Punk Is DeadModernity Killed Every NightZero Books
This original collection of insight, analysis and conversation charts the course of punk from its underground origins, when it was an un-formed and utterly...
Personal StereoObject LessonsBloomsbury
Rebecca Tuhus-Dubrow investigates the walkman’s influence on public space, our relationship to electronic personal devices, and the fears and exhilaration...
Designed for Hi-Fi LivingThe Vinyl LP in Midcentury AmericaThe MIT Press
Borgerson and Schroeder examine the representations of modern life in a selection of midcentury record albums, discussing nearly 150 vintage album covers,...
The Roots Of The Bluesby Samuel ChartersDa Capo Paperback
Secondhand out-of-print edition paperback
Oxford Reading TreeI came to Britain From JamaicaOxford University Press
Nice kids book.  s/hand paperback booklet
James BaldwinA BiographyMichael Joseph
Authorized by Baldwin before his death in 1987, this biography is written by his former assistant (from 1964-1967), David Leeming - they met in Turkey...
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...
Edgard Varese (2002)by Alan Clayson
Life After DarkA History of British Nightclubs & Music VenuesBy Dave Haslam
Nightclubs and music venues are often the source of a lifetime's music taste, best friends and vivid memories. They can define a town, a city or a generation,...
Voodoo IslandMichael DuckworthOxford
This is written as a childrens short story about voodoo in Haiti. It's simple, not War and Peace but we like the simplicity and clear style of writing,...
JazzEdited by Nat Hentoff and Albert McCarthyQuartet Books (1977)
Essays on jazz. Secondhand out of print book.
Rebel Radio The Full Story of British Pirate RadioPluto Press
Rare out of print Pluto Press first (and only) edition book about pirate radio in Britain written in 1985. (old sticker on front)
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...
Things Fall Apartby Chinua AchebeAnchor Books
Secondhand out of print small hardback (difft cover)
Rhythms Of WonderStevie Wonder by Sharon DavisRobson Books
s/hand hardback biography
Bourbon Street BlackThe New Orleans Black JazzmanOxford University Press (1974)
Description: "New Orleans, "Mecca" of the Jazz world, has always pulsated with musical life. At the heart of this life is Bourbon Street Black - a nearly...
A-Z of Club CultureBen OsborneSceptre
Expanding on Ben Osborne's column in "The Guardian", this is a guide to 20 years of club culture. Drawing on research, interviews with DJs and musicians,...
Languages, Rhythm And SoundBlack Popular Cultures Into The 21st CenturyUniversity Of Pittsburgh Press
Description: Focusing on expressions of popular culture among blacks in Africa, the United States and the Caribbean, this collection of 15 multidisciplinary...
Keith Jarrett: The Man and His Musicby Ian CarrGrafton Books
Original s/hand hardback book w/ dustjacket ex-library w/ stamps etc
MAGIC SYMBOLS: A PHOTOGRAPHIC STUDY ON GRAFFITI.by Robert. ReynoldsGraphic Arts
Groovy secondhand hardback book of graffiti photography
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