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    WTFBy Robert PestonHodder & Stoughton
    60% OFF. HARDBACK BOOK WTF?A Times Top 10 Bestseller. As with his previous bestsellers, WHO RUNS BRITAIN? and HOW DO WE FIX THIS MESS?, in Robert Peston's...
    Island PeopleThe Caribbean and the WorldCanongate
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    The Story of MotownBy Peter BenjaminsonRare bird books
    In January 1959 Berry Gordy borrowed $800 from his family and founded the Detroit-based record company that in less than a decade was to become the largest...
    Traditional Music in Coastal LouisianaThe 1934 Lomax Recordings by Joshua Clegg CafferyLouisiana State University Press
    £25 OFF!!! OVER 60% OFF!!! DELUXE USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK!!! 300+ PAGES - nice! Alan Lomax's prolific sixty-four-year career as a folklorist and musicologist...
    America's MistressThe Life and Times of Eartha KittQuercus
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    Sammy Davis Jr.A Personal Journey with My FatherRunning Press
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    GoldieAll Things RememberedFaber & Faber
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    The Sun & the Moon & the Rolling StonesBy Rich CohenHeadline Publishing
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    Fire And FuryInside the Trump White HouseLittle, Brown Book Group
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    Do Not Sell At Any PriceThe Wild, Obsessive Hunt for the World's Rarest 78rpm RecordsScribner
    60% OFF USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK! Before MP3s, CDs, and cassette tapes, even before LPs or 45s, the world listened to music on fragile, 10-inch shellac...
    LeewayLee Morgan Discography
    Excellent discography on man like Lee Morgan, every record session! "Roger Wernboe has done Jazz scholars, fans, and collectors a great favor. Thanks...
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    Dark MagusThe Jekyll and Hyde Life of Miles DavisBackbeat
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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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    The Story Of Stevie Wonder (1976)by James Haskins Panther
    1976 Biography
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    PunkChaos to CoutureThe Metropolitan Museum of Art
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    Music In Rural New EnglandFamily And Community Life,1870-1940University Press of New England
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK 40% OFF!A study of the vernacular musical tradition that took place in the farmhouses, town halls, school houses and Grange halls...
    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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    PrinceInside the Music and the MasksSt Martin's Griffin
    NEW USA IMPORT PAPERBACK £6 BARGAIN! Prince is the first book to give full treatment to his thirty-five-year career. Acclaimed music journalist Ronin...
    Why black power?by Joseph R. BarndtFriendship Press
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    Jerry Lee LewisHis Own StoryHarper
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    Lick MeHow I Became Cherry VanillaChicago Review Press
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    All Hopped Up And Ready To GoMusic From The Streets Of New York 1927-1977W.W.Norton
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    You Don't Own MeThe Life and Times of Lesley GoreBackbeat Books
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    Total RecordsPhotography and the Art of the Album CoverAperture
    A compendium of electrifying images and the albums they grace.
    Furious Passage of James Baldwinby F M EckmanM. Evans & Company
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    Contemporary Carioca: Technologies of Mixing in a Brazilian Music Sceneby Frederick MoehnDuke University Press
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    Natives of My Personby George LammingPicador Books
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    Season of Adventureby George LammingA&B
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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...
    Beats to the RhymeA Collection of Instrumental Hip-Hop Records for the Beat ConnoisseurGingko Press
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    The Hammond Organ BookAn Introduction to the Instruments and the Players Who Made Them FamousHal Leonard
    USA IMPORT DELUXE BOOK 60% OFF - OVER £10 OFF!!! Big and funky! This book includes everything from various models with production dates and photos for...
    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
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    Bop ApocalypseJazz, Race, the Beats, and DrugsDa Capo
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    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...
    Baby You're a Rich ManSuing the Beatles for Fun & ProfitForeEdge
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    This is the DayThe March on WashingtonGetty Publications
    USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK 65% OFF Original price This title offers a superb collection of emotionally charged photographs that document a poignant day...
    Mr. BThe Music and Life of Billy EckstineHal Leonard
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    AltamontThe Rolling Stones, the Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest DayDey St.
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    Sweet DreamsThe World of Patsy ClineUniversity of Illinois Press
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    Boys in the TreesA Memoir by Carly SimonFlatiron Books
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    Parallel LivesCharles Ives and Aaron Copland: A Portrait of Two American ComposersAmadeus Press
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    Gypsy Music in European CultureFrom The Late 18th to the Early 29th CenturiesNortheastern University Press
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    Bob DylanNew YorkRoaring Forties Press
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