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    The Wire+ The Wire Tapper
    The Wire magazine, with features on the great minds of the music industry, reviews on SOTU favourites and more! Also includes a free wire tapper cd!
    70 Years of Popular Music: The War YearsEdited by Peter Foss (1987)
    Large format secondhand book/pamphlet
    90 Degrees of ShadeOver 100 Years of Photography in the CaribbeanIntroduction by Paul Gilroy
    Fantastic new deluxe large format hardback 12" x 12" book from Soul Jazz Books featuring 100 years of photography in the Caribbean. From Calypso to...
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    A Cruising Guide to the Caribbean: From Antigua to Venezuelaby Michael W. MarshallAdlard Coles Nautical
    For anyone planning to cruise the islands! lots of tips! s/hand paperback
    A Few Honest WordsThe Kentucky Roots of Popular MusicUniversity Press of Kentucky
    Explores how Kentucky’s landscape, culture, and traditions have influenced notable contemporary musicians. Featuring intimate interviews with household...
    A Geography of Belize The Land and its PeopleCubola Books
    s/hand paperback book.
    A Journey Through America with the Rolling Stonesby Robert GreenfieldPanther
    secondhand book (difft cover)
    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
    • Original Book (800g)£30.00
      Original out of print secondhand book in very good condition (as new), signed by the author
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    A Nation Within A NationAmiri Baraka & Black Power PoliticsUniversity Of North Carolina Press
    Poet and playwright Amiri Baraka is best known as one of the African-American writers who helped ignite the Black Arts Movement of the 1960s. This book...
    A Place In TimeThe Shakers at Sabbathday Lake, MainePocket Paragon
    Sabbathday Lake, founded in 1794, is one of the 19 original Shaker sites in America. Whilst all the other sites are now just historical re-creations, this...
    A Time Not HerePhotographs by Norman MauskopfTwin Palms
    A photographic documentary which captures the essence of Black life on the Mississippi Delta.
    A Touch Of InnocenceKatherine Dunham
    s/hand paperback book. Description: An internationally known dancer, choreographer, and gifted anthropologist, Katherine Dunham was born to a black...
    AdeleThe Biography
    After years of rumours, Adele's long-awaited third album 25 was finally announced in late 2015, and with it came claims that she was to single-handedly...
    Advanced Projects In Musicby Ian LawrenceLongman's
    Music analysis - hmm nice! Secondhand hardback book, unfortunately lot of damage to spine and cover
    Aesthetic Of The CoolAfro-Atlantic Art and MusicPeriscope publishing
    50% OFF Fantastic, stunning deluxe large format IMPORT USA HARDBACK BOOK - the bomb! So cool it hurts ... Yale professor Robert Farris Thompson is a living...
    World Of MusicAfricaHeinemann
    A comprehensive look at the musical styles and instruments of Africa. Discusses how the music of other cultures influenced the region's music and vice...
    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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    African All Stars: The Pop Music Of A Continentby Chris Stapleton & Chris MayPaladin
    Out of print p/b UK copy in good conditionFrom Afrobeat to Highlife, Juju, Township Jazz, Zouk - it's all here.
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      Out of print p/b UK copy in good condition
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    An African American In South AfricaThe Travel Notes Of Ralph J. BuncheOhio University Press
    A firsthand account of South Africa as experienced by a black American in the 1930s. Ralph Bunche, who received the Nobel Peace Prize in 1950, travelled...
    African ArtAn IntroductionHamlyn
    Original hardback book w dustjacket.  An introduction to African Art by Dennis Duerden.
    African CaribbeansA Reference GuideGreenwood Press
    The African Diaspora left an indelible imprint on Caribbean countries and islands. This reference, the only broad historical and cultural survey of the...
    African Musics in Context. Institutions, Culture, Identityby Thomas Solomon
    African Musics in Context discusses the place of performing arts in Ugandan society, archiving music and music sources, performing archival music, performing...
    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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      Out-of-print paperback. in good condition
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    Music Is The Weapon Of The FutureFifty Years Of African Popular MusicLawrence Hill Books
    Secondhand book in good condition, stickers on cover, insides cleanFrom the unique voice of Salif Keita and the hard funk of Fela Kuti to the poignant...
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      Secondhand book in good condition, stickers on cover, insides clean
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    African RhythmsThe Autobiography of Randy WestonDuke University Press
    OVER 60% OFF ORIGINAL PRICE !!! LOVELY USA IMPORT HARDBACK BOOK! ONLY £10 SQUID - CHEAPER THAN AMAZON!!! Essential book - buy me! The pianist, composer,...
    Afro-Cuban Diasporas In The Atlantic WorldBy Solimar OteroUniversity Of Rochester Press
    Solimar Otero's book explores how Yoruba and Afro-Cuban communities moved across the Atlantic between the Americas and Africa in successive waves in the...
    Afrobeat!Fela and the Imagined ContinentAFRICA WORLD PRESS
    In the seventies, as signs of decay began to show in the capitalist experiment of the newly independent African countries, Fela Anikulapo-Kuti tore his...
    Afropop: Contemporary African MusicBy Sean BarlowBook Sales (1998)
    Groovy African music guide.
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      S/hand hardback book w/dustjacket in good condition.
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    Culture Is Our WeaponAfroReggae In The Favelas of RioLatin American Bureau
    Presents a story of young people's lives in the favelas of Rio de Janeiro, which highlights issues of violence, drug culture, and family. This book is...
    Against Us, But For UsMartin Luther King Jr and the StateMercer University Press
    What was Martin Luther King, Jr.'s understanding of the State? In this provocative and challenging work, Michael G. Long addresses this very basic but...
    Ain't Gonna Lay My 'Ligion DownAfrican American Religion In The SouthUniversity Of South Carolina Press
    This text examines how African Americans have created distinctive forms of religious expression. Contributors explore the degree to which newly imported...
    Alistair MacLeodNo Great MischiefUncorrected proof 2000Jonathan Cape
    Uncorrected proof 2000. Soft cover, bends on front cover. Unread.
    All Across the Telegraph: A Bob Dylan Handbookby Michael Gray and John Bauldie
    Secondhand out-of-print hardback book w/dustjacket.
    All American Music: Composition in the Late Twentieth Centuryby John Rockwell (1983)
    Secondhand hardback book w/dustjacket, plastic covered. Features chapters on Cage, Art Ensemble of Chicago, Robert Ashley, Phillip Glass, Keith Jarrett,...
    All Gates OpenThe Story of CanFaber & Faber
    "All Gates Open" presents the definitive story of arguably the most influential and revered avant-garde band of the late twentieth century: CAN.
    All Hopped Up And Ready To GoMusic From The Streets Of New York 1927-1977W.W.Norton
    WICKED BOOK - 400+ pages USA IMPORT PAPERBACK 60% OFFWow! An incredibly thorough, 450 page history of New York's various music scenes, ranging from Mario...
    Altered StateThe Story of Ecstasy Culture and Acid HouseSerpent's Tail
    Mathew Collin takes you on a rollercoaster ride through the story of Rave. Second-hand paperback in good condition. Out-of-print edition different cover
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    • Original Book (300g)£6.99
      Second-hand paperback in good condition. Out-of-print edition different cover
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    Gabriela, Clove and Cinnamonby Jorge AmadoAvon Books
    Set in the Brazilian town of Ilhéus in 1925. Page-turner!
    Tereza BatistaBy Jorge AmadoAbacus (1982)
    secondhand paperback
    Show Downby Jorge AmadoBantam Books
    1st editon USA hardback w/dustjacket
    Amazing Hispanic American HistoryA book of Answers for KidsThe New York Public Library
    Nice information book about Latinos in USA aimed at young children. s/hand USA paperback
    America's MistressThe Life and Times of Eartha KittQuercus
    40% OFF!!!! UK PAPERBACKEartha Kitt was a skinny, mixed-race woman with an odd, angular face, who seduced fifties white America into thinking that she...
    America's Music : From the Pilgrims to the Presentby Gilbert Chase (1967)
    "From the puritans to the present" (in 1967). S/hand hardback book, some wear
    American Minimal Musicby Wim MertensKahn & Averill
    Secondhand 1st edition hardback book ex-library w/stamps and plastic covered dustjacketWim Merterns' (of the Crepuscle group Soft Verdict) book about Steve...
    Kingsley AmisThe Old DevilsFirst Edition Hard Back 1986Hutchinson