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Piers Hemmingsen: The Beatles In Canada - The Origins Of Beatlemania ~ History
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Publisher Hemmingsen Publishing

Canadian teens fell in love with The Beatles months before teens in the U.S. did. Here are the events, people and stories that led to Beatlemania in Canada during 1963 and 1964. More
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El Sistema: Music For Social Change ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

El Sistema means "The System", and since its inception 40 years ago, it has revolutionised music education in communities of different socio-economic backgrounds internationally. This collection of essays, edited by Christine Witkowski, illustrates its mission of Music For Social Change, offering practical information for anyone seeking knowledge, inspiration or guidance for adapting El Sistema to any community. More
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The Bruce Springsteen Vault: An Illustrated Biography ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

Written by Meredith Ochs, The Bruce Springsteen Vault chronicles The Boss's incredible music career from a humble childhood to his most recent album 'High Hopes', by way of his incomparably successful and critically acclaimed back catalogue. This fantastic hardcover Illustrated Biography features over 100 images including concert photos, album covers and photographs, as well as ten pieces of removable memorabilia, such as ticket stubs and posters. More
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Zoë Howe: Stevie Nicks - Visions, Dreams & Rumours ~ Biography
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This celebratory book by Zoë Howe traces Stevie Nicks' life from her Arizona childhood, through the hedonistic years that followed and the magic moment when she joined Fleetwood Mac to become what Mick Fleetwood described as the band’s ‘Queen Bee’. More
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Carmine Appice: Stick It! My Life Of Sex, Drums, And Rock 'N' Roll ~ Biography
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Stick It! is the scarcely believable story of the legendary rock drummer Carmine Appice. With a rock 'n' roll lifestyle inevitably comes a story that's wild, chaotic and thrilling to read. A foreword by Rod Stewart kicks off one of the most extraordinary and outrageous rock biographies of our time. More
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Maybe I'm Doing It Wrong - The Life & Music Of Randy Newman ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

There has never been anyone quite like Randy Newman, a truly unique and distinctive voice in popular, film and TV music. Maybe I'm Doing It Wrong - The Life And Music Of Randy Newman is a biography that presents an ideal introduction to the singer-songwriter while also celebrating a wonderful body of work for established fans. More
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Les Paul In His Own Words ~ Biography
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Publisher Backbeat Publishing

Les Paul In His Own Words celebrates the life of the legendary guitarist Les PaulMore
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Michael Bradley: Teenage Kicks - My Life As An Undertone ~ Biography
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In the summer of 1974, Michael Bradley joined his school friend's band in Derry, Northern Ireland. At the time, they had two guitarists and no singer. Four years later, with Bradley providing the driving bass rhythm, The Undertones released 'Teenage Kicks' and were propelled to fame. The fascinating story behind the song, the band and the man are told in Teenage Kicks - My Life As An UndertoneMore
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George Harrison: Behind The Locked Door (Paperback) ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

Behind The Locked Door is Graeme Thomson’s rich, insightful account of George Harrison’s extraordinary life and career, in a new paperback edition. More
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Sean Williams/Lillis S. Laoire: Joe Heaney, Irish Song Man ~ Biography
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Publisher Oxford University Press

Bright Star Of The West is a biography of one of the most important figures in Irish music in the 20th century. This is the first study focused on sean-nos, a distinguished and beautiful repertoire and style and provides a unique exploration of gender and masculinity in Irish music. More
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Cobain On Cobain: Interviews & Encounters (Ed. Nick Soulsby) ~ Biography
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Cobain On Cobain tells the fascinating story of Nirvana through Kurt's own words. Drawing on the most comprehensive compendium of interviews, editor Nick Soulsby traces the history of the band through five years from their first album in 1989 to their premature end in 1994. This definitive collection of Kurt's own words is a unique insight into the legendary band's trials and triumphs. More
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The Faces: Had Me A Real Good Time (Paperback) ~ Biography
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Had Me A Real Good Time is the definitive tale of one of Britain's best-loved bands, The Faces. Formed in 1969 from the remnants of the Small Faces and the Jeff Beck Group, Ron Wood, Ronnie Lane, Ian McLagan and Kenney Jones, along with their raspy-voiced frontman Rod Stewart created a direct, uplifting brand of rock 'n' roll that they made their own. More
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Nick Cave: The Sick Bag Song ~ Biography
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Publisher The Book Service Ltd.

The Sick Bag Song chronicles Nick Cave's 2014 tour of North America with The Bad Seeds. The account of this 22-city journey began life scribbled on airline sick bags and grew into a restless full-length epic, seeking out the roots of inspiration, love and meaning.  More
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Miles Hunt: The Wonder Stuff Diaries 86 - 89 ~ Biography
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Publisher Independent Records

In his first book, The Wonder Stuff Diaries 86 - 89, Miles Hunt delves into his personal journals to give a vivid account of how a young British kid, in love with rock 'n' roll, worked his way up from the beery, sweat stained clubs of the Midlands to becoming an international touring rock star in his own right. More
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Leslie Bricusse: Pure Imagination - A Sorta Biography ~ Biography
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Publisher Faber Music Limited

Bricusse’s story of talent, determination and a little bit of luck will take you on a fascinating journey from humble beginnings through this hardest of businesses to dizzying heights. More
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Dame Fanny Waterman: My Life In Music ~ Biography
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Publisher Faber Music Limited

Dame Fanny Waterman: My Life In Music tells the extraordinary story of one of the twentieth century’s most inspirational British women. More
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Hypergraphia: The Writings Of David Sylvian 1980-2014 ~ Biography
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Publisher Opium Arts

Hypergraphia is a hardback, full colour comprehensive collection of the lyrics and poetry of David Sylvian covering 35 years of his career to date. An exquisite collection of artwork curated or made by Sylvian also fills the 638 pages of this wonderful book, designed by Chris Bigg, the long-time designer of Samadhisound's releases. More
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Keith Richards: A Life In Pictures ~ Biography
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Publisher Omnibus Press

Keith Richards: A Life In Pictures charts the fascinating life of the incomparable Rolling Stones guitarist through more than 250 high-quality photographs in stunning black and white and vibrant colour. More
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Neil Young: Heart Of Gold ~ Biography
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One of the finest singer-songwriters to have emerged from the 1960s, Neil Young is truly a living legend with an extensive and influential discography that encompasses some 50 years of popular and rock music history. Featuring exclusive interviews with fellow musicians and other fascinating figures, Harvey Kubernik's Heart Of Gold is an essential read for any fans of Neil Young or the many musical endeavours of which he has been a part. More
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Dream Baby Dream: Suicide - A New York Story ~ Biography
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Dream Baby Dream is the story of Suicide, the most enduring of the influential seventies downtown New York punk explosion. From their anarchic and taboo-busting sound during the early years to their sold out shows in July 2015, the band have reinvented both themselves and entire genres. This is the story of activist artist Alan Vega and jazz musician Martin Rev, also known as SuicideMore

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