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    Sinatra: Behind the Legendby J. Randy TaraborrelliSidgwick & Jackson
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    Derek JarmanA BiographyUniversity of Minnesota Press
    USA IMPORT BOOK 65% OFF Original price Taken decade by decade, Derek Jarman's life is a virtual encapsulation of the social and cultural history of the...
    Kickstart My HeartA Motley Crue Day-by-DayBackbeat Books
    USA IMPORT LARGE FORMAT HARDBACK BOOK OVER £20 OFF!!Kickstart My Heart: A Motley Crue Day-by-Day is an exciting chronology that celebrates in innovative...
    CherAll I Really Want to DoBackbeat Books
    USA IMPORT BOOK 60% OFF !!!!!Beginning with her breakthrough alongside husband Sonny Bono in the '60s, it takes in the high highs-and low lows-of the '70s,...
    PrinceChaos, Disorder, and RevolutionBackbeat Books
    USA IMPORT BOOK 60% OFF !!!!! "Prince: Life and Times" is an authoritative chronicle of his career to date, covering every album, every movie, and every...
    TambúCuraçao's African-Caribbean Ritual and the Politics of MemoryIndiana University Press
    USA IMPORT PAPERBACK 60% OFF!!!! DEEP STUFF! As contemporary Tambú music and dance evolved on the Caribbean island of Curaçao, it intertwined sacred...
    Jelly Roll, Bix, and HoagyGennett Records and the Rise of America's Musical GrassrootsIndiana University Press
    USA IMPORT BOOK 50% OFF !!!!! In this newly revised and expanded edition of Jelly Roll, Bix, and Hoagy, Rick Kennedy shares anecdotes from musicians,...
    American PioneersIves to Cage and BeyondPhaidon
    USA IMPORT BOOK 50% OFF !!!!! This is the first book to concentrate on the rebellious trend within American music at the turn of the twentieth century....
    Good VibrationsMy Life as a Beach BoyBlue Rider Press
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 66% OFF Original price Mike Love is a founding member, lyricist and vocalist of The Beach Boys. In Good Vibrations, Mike Love...
    The Disney FetishSeán J. HarringtonJohn Libbey
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    Mr. BThe Music and Life of Billy EckstineHal Leonard
    USA IMPORT BOOK 66% OFF !!!!! A champion of civil rights, Eckstine fought all his life for recognition and respect in his quest to become America's first...
    Sweet DreamsThe World of Patsy ClineUniversity of Illinois Press
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 60% OFF Original price Bringing together noted authorities on Patsy Cline and country music, Sweet Dreams: The World of Patsy...
    Boys in the TreesA Memoir by Carly SimonFlatiron Books
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 60% OFF !!!!! Carly Simon is a household name. She was a staple of the '70s and '80s Billboard charts and was famously married...
    RootsAlex HaleyDa Capo Press
    USA IMPORT BOOK 60% OFF Original price "Early in the spring of 1750, in the village of Juffure, four days upriver from the coast of The Gambia, West...
    Parallel LivesCharles Ives and Aaron Copland: A Portrait of Two American ComposersAmadeus Press
    USA IMPORT BOOK 60% OFF Original price + FREE CD! This book explains in vivid picturesque detail why we still listen with admiration to the work of these...
    Time and a WordThe Yes StorySoundcheck books
    OVER 50% OFF!!This book follows the tried and trusted Timeline format, with key events from the birth of Jon Anderson (1944) to the present day. Recorded...
    Bomb The SuburbsBy William Upski WimsattSubway & Elevated
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    Voguing: Voguing and the House Ballroom Scene of New York City 1989-92Photographs and interviews by Chantal Regnault, Introduction by Tim LawrenceSoul Jazz Books
    Very limited offer! £5 off RRP + get a FREE large poster (50 x 70cm, folded)! -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- BACK...
    Lindo Sonho Delirante 100 Psychedelic Records from Brazil (1968-1975) VOL 2by Bento AraujoPoeira Press
    Second volume of this killer book direct from Brazil!!! Wicked new Brazilian book featuring 100 post-Tropicalia and 70s Brazil records -with original...
    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
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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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    Being ElvisA Lonely LifeOrion books
    BEING ELVIS takes a clear-eyed look at the most-loved entertainer ever, and finds an unusual boy with a dazzling talent who grew up to change popular culture;...
    The Mammoth Book of Bob DylanAn Anthology Edited by Sean EganRobinson
    Bob Dylan’'s impact on popular music has been incalculable. Having transformed staid folk music into a vehicle for coruscating social commentary, he then...
    The Second SexBy Simone de BeauvoirVintage Classics
    Of all the writing that emerged from the existentialist movement, Simone de Beauvoir's groundbreaking study of women will probably have the most extensive...
    Kill 'Em and LeaveSearching for the Real James BrownOrion books
    The music of James Brown was almost a genre in its own right, and he was one of the biggest and most influential cultural figures of the twentieth century....
    CashThe Autobiography of Johnny CashHarper Collins
    This fascinating autobiography of the country music legend recounts the highs and lows, the struggles and hard-won triumphs of his remarkable life. The...
    The ProdigyThe Official Story - Electronic PunksIndependent Music Press
    THE PRODIGY have sold 25 million records and single-handedly reinvented the crossover between dance and rock music, with legendary songs such as 'Firestarter',...
    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
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    The Story of The FaceThe Magazine that Changed CultureThames & Hudson
    Launched by NME editor and Smash Hits creator Nick Logan in 1980, The Face was Britain’s first youth magazine to present ‘youth subject matter’ beyond...
    The Black Power Imperative (1985)by Theodore Cross
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    Black Paradise:The Rastafarian MovementThe Aquarian Press
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    Trouble Man: The Life and Death of Marvin Gayeby Steve TurnerMichael Joseph
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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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    Black and BritishA Forgotten HistoryPan Books
    An acclaimed re-examination of a shared history, telling the rich and revealing story of the long relationship between the British Isles and the people...
    Don't Stop the CarnivalBlack Music in Britian, Volume 1Peepal Tree
    This is a story of empire, colonialism and then the new energies released by the movements for freedom and independence of the post second-world-war years;...
    I Am Not Your NegroFrom texts by James BaldwinPenguin Books
    In June 1979, the writer and civil rights activist James Baldwin embarked on a project to tell the story of America through the lives of three of his murdered...