You can save this selection to your shortcuts. Log in or create an account to use this feature.

    Mardi GrasA Pictorial History Of Carnival In New OrleansPelican
    In this pictorial study, author Leonard Huber recounts the history of Carnival in New Orleans, bringing to life in photographs and in text the colour,...
    • Book (300g)£7.99
      Secondhand large format paperback
      In stockAdd to Bag
    The New Orleans Jazz & Heritage FestivalThe Incomplete, Year-By-Year, Selectively Quirky, Prime Facts Edition Prime Publications
    Lots of New Orleans pix and info - Meters etc. USA IMPORT PAPERBACK BOOK £5 only! 66% OFF!The New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festival is among the largest...
    • Book (850g)£15.00 £5.00
      Out of stock
    Up From The Cradle Of JazzNew Orleans Music Since World War IILafayette
    100% essential seminal book on the evolution of New Orleans music featuring Professor Longhair, The Meters, Eddie Bo and, well, anyone who's anyone in...
    The Soul Of New OrleansA Legacy Of Rhythm And BluesSwallow Publications
    Great book featuring studies and interviews with lots of 60s New Orleans legends. RECOMMENDED.
    Groove Interrupted Loss, Renewal, and the Music of New OrleansSt. Martin's Press
    60% OFF!The recent history of New Orleans is fraught with tragedy and triumph. Both are reflected in the city’s vibrant, idiosyncratic music community....
    Voodoo In New OrleansBy Robert TallantPelican
    The word 'voodoo' elicits reactions from fear to fascination; thoughts of pins stuck in dolls, hexes, and strange rites immediately come to mind. But few...
    • Original Book (200g)£6.99
      Out of stock
    • Book (150g)£8.95
      Out of stock
    Jazz Religion, The Second Line And Black New OrleansBy Richard Brent TurnerIndiana University Press
    Great New Orleans music book! NEW EDITION DIFFT COVER Richard Brent Turner explores the history and contemporary significance of the...
    • Book (350g)£19.99
      Out of stock
    New OrleansPlaying A Jazz ChorusMarion Boyars Publishers
    Import USA Paperback edition bookThis book is a deeply personal portrait of the people and music of today's New Orleans, a city that has been hard hit...
    • Book (350g)£9.95
      Out of stock
    South to Louisiana The Music of the Cajun BayousPelican
    South to Louisiana: The Music of the Cajun Bayous is the first comprehensive look at the history of this distinctive style of music. The result of extensive...
    • Book (750g)£12.99
      Out of stock
    The Axeman's JazzBy Ray Celestin
    Inspired by a true story, set against the heady backdrop of jazz-filled, mob-ruled New Orleans, The Axeman's Jazz by Ray Celestin is a gripping thriller. As...
    • Book (350g)£7.99
      Out of stock
    Rhythm And Blues in New OrleansRevised and Updated Edition
    Rhythm and Blues in New Orleans is a comprehensive history documenting the rise and development of a unique musical form. Originally published in Great...
    • Book (600g)£21.50
      Out of stock
    New AtlantisMusicians Battle For The Survival Of New OrleansOxford University Press
    USA HARDBACK IMPORT BOOK 60% OFF. ESSENTIAL BOOK ON NEW ORLEANS by John SwensonAt its most intimate level, music heals our emotional wounds and inspires...
    Empire Of SinSex, Jazz, Murder and The Battle For New Orleans
    Empire of Sin is a vibrant account of New Orleans in the early 1920s, a time when commercialised vice, jazz culture and endemic crime form the background...
    • Book (750g)£19.99 £6.99
      Out of stock
    Ernie K-DoeThe R&B Emperor of New OrleansThe Historic New Orleans Collection
    May 1961, and one tune was sitting pretty atop both the R&B and pop charts: Mother-in-Law became the first hit by a New Orleans artist to rule black...
    • Book (1.5kg)£24.99
      Out of stock
    Treme : Race and Place in a New Orleans NeighborhoodCrutcher, Michael E.University of Georgia Press
    Across Rampart Street from the French Quarter, the Faubourg Tremé neighbourhood is arguably the most important location for African American culture...
    • Book (350g)£16.99
      Out of stock
    New Orleans On ParadeTourism and the Transformation of the Crescent City Louisiana State University Press
    New Orleans on Parade tells the story of the Big Easy in the twentieth century. In this urban biography, J. Mark Souther explores the Crescent City's architecture,...
      Blue MondayFats Domino and The Lost Dawn Of Rock 'N' RollDa Capo
      While many think of Elvis Presley as rock & roll's driving force, the truth is that Fats Domino, whose records have sold more than 100 million copies,...
      • Book (550g)£9.99
        Out of stock
      New Orleans 1960By William Claxton and Joachim E. BerendtTaschen
      Amazing photographs of New Orleans musicians and carnival in 1960. Deluxe hardback book at killer price! VERY RECOMMENDED BARGAIN!
      • Book (1.3kg)£15.00 £7.50
        Out of stock
      New OrleansThe Growth Of The CityChartwell Books
      This book tells the story of the Big Easy's ascent; its extraordinary people, great moments, and feats of architecture. From the earliest European maps...
      • Book (450g)£5.00
        Out of stock
      Cajun And Creole Music MakersMusiciens Cadiens et CreolesUniversity Press Of Mississippi
      The virtual renaissance of all things Cajun and Creole has captivated enthusiasts throughout America and invigorated the culture back home in Louisiana....
      Disenchanting Les Bon TempsIdentity and Authenticity in Cajun Music and DanceDuke University Press
      The expression laissez les bons temps rouler - 'let the good times roll' - conveys the sense of exuberance and good times associated with southern Louisiana's...
      The Definition of Bounce Between Ups & Downs in New OrleansGarrett County Press
      Bounce music is a cultural thing. It's like jazz and blues. It's birthed in the United States.It's a product of New Orleans, Louisiana. DJ, producer and...
      • Book (650g)£33.50
        Out of stock
      Blues For New OrleansMardi Gras And America's Creole SoulUniversity Of Pennsylvania Press
      There is no more powerful celebration of the happy gumbo of life in New Orleans than Mardi Gras. In Carnival, music is celebrated along the city's spiderweb...
      Spirit WorldPattern in the Expressive Folk Culture of African-American New OrleansPelican Publishing
      Documents the thriving cultural richness of black New Orleans and captures the expressions of urban black folk culture.
      • Book (250g)£15.99
        Out of stock
      Keeping The Beat On The StreetThe New Orleans Brass Band RenaissanceLouisiana State University Press
      Told in the words of the musicians themselves, Keeping the Beat on the Street celebrates the renewed passion and pageantry among black brass bands in New...
      • Book (300g)£11.99
        Out of stock
      Chord Changes On The ChalkboardHow Public School Teachers Shaped Jazz And The Music Of new OrleansScarecrow Press
      Using over 90 original interviews, as well as his extensive research in a variety of New Orleans' archives, Dr. Kennedy deftly explores the role public...
      Subversive SoundsRace And The Birth Of Jazz In New OrleansUniversity of Chicago Press
      "Subversive Sounds" probes New Orleans' history, uncovering a web of racial interconnections and animosities that was instrumental to the creation of a...
      • Book (450g)£19.95
        Out of stock
      Rhythm and Blues in New OrleansBy John BrovenPelican
      There are two or three essential books on New Orleans and this is one! ( The others would be Up From The Cradle of Jazz - currently out of print, and...
      • Book (450g)£14.99
        Out of stock