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    Killer book on the sound of Philadelphia in the 1970s.
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    Out-of-print book about New Orleans music. Loads of stuff about 50s and 60s r'n'b. KILLER!
    • Original Book (600g)£30.00
      Out of print USA hardback - original copy w/dustjacket in good condition, pretty much 'as new'
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    Excellent harback out-of-print secondhand 70s book featuring great articles and photos on James Brown, Ray Charles, Staple Singers, Maytals, John Holt, Al Green, War, Dandy Livingstone and more. Made up of pieces from the great UK Black Music magazine.
    • Original Book (900g)£10.00
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    This is a great collectable for Motown fans. There are many pictures and much historical information for Stevie Wonder, the Isley Brothers, Gladys Knight and the Pips, Lionel Richie, the Commodores, and Diana Ross.
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    1976 Biography
    • Original Book (200g)£10.00
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    Extensive encyclopedia. Secondhand paperbook in good condition
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    In 1959, twenty-nine-year-old Berry Gordy, who had already given up on his dream to be a champion boxer, borrowed eight hundred dollars from his family and started a record company. A run-down bungalow sandwiched between a funeral home and a beauty shop in a poor Detroit neighbourhood served as his headquarters. The building s entrance was adorned with...
    • Original Book (700g)£12.00
      Original USA hardback w/dustjacket in good condition
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    Great A-Z of soul music. Original UK paperback in good condition
    • Original Book (800g)£12.00
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    Out of print secondhand USA paperback ex-library with stamps and sticker on front
    • Original Book (300g)£20.00
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    • Original Book (600g)£8.00
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    A portrait of soul music recounted by the voices of the people who were there, presenting the recollections of soul greats such as ray Charles, Ben E. King, Aretha Franklin, Marvin Gaye and Diana Ross. Author Gerri Hirshey draws on an impressive list of interviews to trace the history of soul from the beginnings of Motown to its influence on the musical...
    • Original Book (400g)£10.00
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    In this intimate biography of the Prince of Soul, David Ritz provides a candid look at a star and a friend. Ritz had been working on Gaye's story for several years before the singers tragic death, and had conducted a series of extraordinary interviews in which Gaye discussed his deepest secrets. Drawing from these interviews, Gaye's life is recounted...
     
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    • Original Book (1.4kg)£12.00
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    s/hand paperbackThe aim of this book is to tell Michael's incredible story as accurately, honestly and comprehensively as possible by focusing on hi music. The book includes a complete, chronological listing of every album (including track listings), one-off singles and collaborations Michael released in the USA and/or UK: In the pre-Motown era For...
    Ray Charles: Man and Music is a complete biography of this seminal singer/pianist who has been active on the American music scene since the mid-'50s. Originally published in 1995 by Penguin Books, and universally hailed as the definitive biography, this new edition will bring Charles's life up to date, covering the last 7 years of his life
    • Original Book (800g)£15.00
      Original secondhand USA hardback (slightly difft cover) in good condition
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    Pete McKenna's story of growing up in a world of Blackpool rock, gleaming scooters, and northern soul music moves along with all theamphetamine-fuelled pace of a Casino dancer. If it moved any faster, it would be called a Ferrari -- Gutter Press,
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    The music of Martha Reeves and the Vandellas truly represents the "sound of Motown Records". "Dancing in the Street" is, of course, mentioned whenever "the Motown sound" is brought up. The song is truly Motown's Anthem. Martha was the best female voice on the label and sang with the strongest soul exponents, save Gladys Knight, later on.The book is...
    • Original Book (500g)£15.00
      Original out of print secondhand hardbook with dustjacket in good cond.
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    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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    • Original Book (800g)£6.00
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    The lady tells all. w/ great pics. Original copy.
     
    • Original Book (800g)£20.00
      Out of print Secondhand paperback ex-library w/ stamps inside, plastic cover in good condition
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    • Original Book (500g)£7.00
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    Large secondhand paperback book
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    Clocking in at nearly 800 pages - as much as you're ever going to want to know! Secondhand USA 1st edn hardback w/dustjacket (difft cover)
    out-of-print secondhand large format paperback book
     
    • Original Book (200g)£8.00
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    DESCRIPTION: Gloria Gaynor's song, "I Will Survive" was an anthem for the 70's. Her soaring song brought everyone to their feet. Today, Gaynor continues to rise like a phoenix. Her spirit and her determination came out in song, and now she raises our spirits with memoirs on the printed page. Secondhand hardback book w/dustjacket
    No - not the seminal text on disco and dance music - instead this is a novel about groovy clubbing. We haven't read this but it's got to be good for a read, don;t you think! (secondhand papaerback book) Description: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life takes readers behind the velvet rope and inside A-list nightlife. At thirty-five, Destiny Day...
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