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    Sonic Youth Slept On My Floor: Music, Manchester, and MoreA Memoir by Dave HaslamConstable
    Sonic Youth Slept on My Floor is writer and DJ Dave Haslam's wonderfully evocative memoir. It is a masterful insider account of the Hacienda, the rise...
    Art MastersBasquiatSelf Made Hero
    The dazzling, provocative work of Jean-Michel Basquiat (1960–1988) would come to define the vibrant New York art scene of the late ’70s and early ’80s....
    BasquiatBoom for RealPrestel
    Basquiat first came to prominence when he collaborated with Al Diaz to spray-paint enigmatic statements under the pseudonym SAMO. He went on to work on...
    Do You Remember House?Chicago's Queer of Color UndergroundsOxford University Press
    Today, no matter where you are in the world, you can turn on a radio and hear the echoes and influences of Chicago house music. Do You Remember House?...
    Basquiat-ismsEdited by Larry WarshPrinceton University Press
    A collection of essential quotations and other writings from artist and icon Jean-Michel Basquiat One of the most important artists of the late twentieth...
    Class of 88Find the warehouse. Lose the hitmen. Pump the beats.Virgin Books
    When the Summer of Love hit Britain in ’88, Wayne Anthony embraced the bright new world of dance music, MDMA and all-night celebrations. But alongside...
    Kim GordonGirl In A BandFaber & Faber
    In 'Girl In A Band' Kim Gordon, founding member of Sonic Youth and role model for a generation of women, tells her story. She writes frankly about her...
    The Second Summer of LoveHow Dance Music Took Over the WorldJohn Blake
    In 1987, four friends from London, Paul Oakenfold, Danny Rampling, Nicky Holloway and Johnny Walker, took a week-long holiday to Ibiza. What they saw there,...
    Warhol on BasquiatThe Iconic Relationship Told in Andy Warhol's Words and PicturesTaschen
    Andy Warhol and Jean-Michel Basquiat's complex relationship captivated the art world then and now. At a time when Warhol was already world famous and the...
    Traveling SoulThe Life Of Curtis MayfieldChicago Review Press
    Curtis Mayfield was one of the seminal vocalists and most talented guitarists of his era, and his music played a vital role in the civil rights movement:...
    Girls To The FrontThe True Story of the Riot Grrrl RevolutionHarper Perennial
    Girls to the Front is the epic, definitive history of the Riot Grrrl movement—the radical feminist punk uprising that exploded into the public eye...
    Fear of Music: The Greatest 261 Albums Since Punk and DiscoOrion
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    Kraftwerkby Albert KochHannibal
    (difft cover) NB THIS BOOK IS IN GERMAN!!!!
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    The Wicked Ways of Malcolm McLarenby Craig BrombergHarper & Row
    Out of print book
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    Damaged Gods: Cults and Heroes Reappraisedby Julie BurchillCentury
    Punky Julie Burchill innit
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    Kraftwerk: Man, Machine and Musicby Pascal BussySaf Publishing
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    The Can Bookby Pascal BussySAF Publishing
    Rare out of print book on the Cansters
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    The White Island: The Extraordinary History of the Mediterranean's Capital of Hedonismby Stephen ArmstrongCorgi Books
    'Aving it large in Ibiza innit
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    Blitzed!: The Autobiography of Steve Strangeby Steve StrangeOrion
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    Scooby: The Glory of the Rideby Stuart 'Scooby' Cochrane
    More Ibiza madness
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    KTG Know The Game - Dancingby The Imperial Society of DancingThe EP Group
    Samba, cha cha cha, samba it's all here. Nice moves with pics and text. Headings like 'The Poise and the Walk' for Man and Lady. Brought to you by the...
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    Kraftwerk: from Dusseldorf to the Future (With Love)by Tim BarrEbury Press
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    Spanish Highs : Sex, Drugs & Excess in Ibizaby Wayne AnthonyVirgin
    Ibiza fuckin hell
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    Kraftwerk: I Was a Robotby Wolfgang FlurSanctuary
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    The Book of Other Peopleby Zadie SmithPenguin
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    Dust Tracks on a Roadby Zora Neale HurstonVirago
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    Africa O-Ye!A Celebration Of African MusicGuinness Publishing
    DESCRIPTION:The sounds of Africa have been infiltrating Western music and culture for some time. This book traces the development of the various musical...
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    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,...
    The Rolling Stones. Under Their Thumbby Bill GermanAurum
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    Songs of The UnsungBy Horace TapscottDuke University Press
    "Songs of the Unsung" is the autobiography of Los Angeles jazz musician and activist Horace Tapscott (1934-1999). A pianist who ardently believed in the...
    The Death and Life of Malcolm Xby Peter GoldmanHarper & Row
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    Silent Music: The Science of Meditationby William JohnstonFontana
    Meditation like music! Secondhand paperback book
    Rap and Hip HopExamining Pop CultureGreenhaven Press (2003)
    Explores the history and social aspects of rap music and hip hop culture, which emerged underground through African American artistic expressions in the...
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    The FaceNight Fever - Club Writing In The Face 1980-1997Boxtree
    Dance culture writings. S/hand paperback
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    The Naked Lunchby William BurroughsPaladin (1986)
    Out-of-print edition secondhand paperback
    The Move #6Various ArtistsThe Move
    Sixth edition of the excellent London based Move Magazine! This edition features Jazzman, Jitwam, JD Twitch and and more!
    Miles DavisBy Ian Carr (1982/88)Paladin
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    NW: A Novelby Zadie SmithIsis Publishing
    1st edition hardback, ex-library w/stamps and plastic cover in good condition
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    HaringBy Alexandra KolossaTaschen
    Art is for Everybody: The artist as activist. One of the key figures in the New York art world of the 1980s, Keith Haring created a signature style that...
    From Jazz Funk & Fusion To Acid JazzThe History Of The UK Jazz Dance Scene By SnowboyAuthorHouse
    This is the first time the history of the uniquely British 'Jazz Dance' scene has been documented in such depth, written over a period of 10 years by Mark...
    Hartmut Geerken and Chris TrentSun Ra - Omniverse (2nd Edition)Art Yard
    Twenty years after its first publication, Art Yard present the fully revised 2nd edition of Hartmut Geerken’s long unobtainable book 'Omniverse –...
    Make Some SpaceTuning Into Total Refreshment CentreBy Emma WarrenSweet Machine Press
    Shabaka Hutchings , Nubya Garcia, Sons of Kemet - read how the new jazz scene started in this wicked book about The Total Refreshment Centre. Included...
    Dutchmanby LeRoi JonesFaber and Faber
    Leroi Jones' play Dutchman
    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. Secondhand paperbook in good condition.
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    The BaronessThe Search for Nica the Rebellious RothschildVirago
    Second-hand paperback.
    The Miles Davis CompanionBy Gary CarnerShirmer
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    The Soul BookIan Hoare, Clive Anderson, Tony Cummings, Simon Frith Methuen Paperbacks
    Secondhand book about soul music in the 1970s. Great!
    Changing JamaicaAdam Kuper
    Original secondhand hardback first edition (laminated dust jacket, ex library w/stamps)
    Cast the First Stoneby Chester HimesAllison & Busby
    Himes' novel that rips aside the barred doors of prison life. A story of what happens to a man in prison; a vivid re-creation of a perverse society with...
    CholombianosBy Amanda WatkinsTrilce Ediciones
    WICKED LARGE FORMAT USA PHOTO BOOK OVER 50% OFF PRICE!!!!!More than 150 photos on the urban subculture born out of the rich 'sonidero' tradition in Monterrey:...