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As Serious As Your Life

Black Music and the Free Jazz Revolution, 1957-1977

by Valerie Wilmer

An essential masterpiece of jazz history by the renowned photographer and music historian, with a new foreword by Richard Williams. ...

ISBN: 9781788160711

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As Time Goes By

by Derek Taylor

With a new foreword by Jon Savage, the classic memoir of the 1960s music industry by one of the Beatles' most trusted friends. ...

ISBN: 9780571342662

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As Time Goes By

by Derek Taylor

<p><strong>'The sharpest memoir written by one of the Beatles' inner circle.' Observer</strong></p> <p>Derek Taylor's iconic memoir is a rare opportunity to be immersed in one of the most whirlwind music sensations in history: Beatlemania. ...

ISBN: 9780571349029

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Ashes to Light

A Holocaust Childhood to a Life in Music

by Nelly Ben-Or

<p>Born into a Jewish family in Lvov, Poland in the early-1930s, Nelly Ben-Or was to experience, at a very young age, the trauma of the Holocaust. This narrative of her life's journey describes the miraculous survival of Nelly, her mother and ...

ISBN: 9781786723819

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Audible States

Socialist Politics and Popular Music in Albania

by Nicholas Tochka

<p>During the Cold War, state-sponsored musical performances were central to the diplomatic agendas of the United States and the Soviet Union. But states on the periphery of the conflict also used state-funded performances to articulate their ...

ISBN: 9780190646226

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AUDINT—Unsound:Undead

by AUDINT, Charlie Blake, Alina Popa & others

<p><strong>Tracing the the potential of sound, infrasound, and ultrasound to access anomalous zones of transmission between the realms of the living and the dead.</strong></p> <p>For as long as recording and communications technologies have ...

ISBN: 9781913029470

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Audio Production Principles

Practical Studio Applications

by Stephane Elmosnino

<p>With this all-in-one manual, students and teachers have an easy-to-read reference that provides a reliable and current rundown of the world of sound production, from planning a recording session to mastering the final product. Organized by ...

ISBN: 9780190699383

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Auld Lang Syne

Words to Songs You Used to Know

by Karen Dolby

Celebrating the wonderful variety of songs, shanties, ballads, ditties and anthems that wind through our lives and bring us together, Auld Lang Syne is a timeless collection for all to cherish. Our memories are bursting with half-remembered ...

ISBN: 9781782435433

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Aural Architecture in Byzantium: Music, Acoustics, and Ritual

by Bissera Pentcheva

<p>Emerging from the challenge to reconstruct sonic and spatial experiences of the deep past, this multidisciplinary collection of ten essays explores the intersection of liturgy, acoustics, and art in the churches of Constantinople, Jerusalem, ...

ISBN: 9781351786881

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Austin City Limits

A History

by Tracey E. W. Laird

<p><em>Austin City Limits</em> is the longest running musical showcase in the history of television, and it still captivates audiences forty years after its debut on the air. From Willie Nelson's legendary pilot show and his fourteen magical ...

ISBN: 9780199394326

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Australia Rocks

Remembering the music of the 1950s to 1990s

by Lucy Desoto

<p>Australian rock music has a rich history of performers and bands that have created not just the soundtrack for Australian lives but have also shaped the international music scene. In the early days of the 1950s and ‘60s, Australian rock saw ...

ISBN: 9781775593102

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Australia Rocks

Remembering the music of the 1950s to 1990s

by Lucy Desoto

Australia Rocks explores the rock ’n’ roll soundtrack of our country, bringing the bands and times to life through unique photographs and evocative text. From the dance halls of the 1950s to the pubs of the 1970s and the concerts of the 1990s, ...

ISBN: 9781775592983

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Australian Indigenous Hip Hop

The Politics of Culture, Identity, and Spirituality

by Chiara Minestrelli

<p>This book investigates the discursive and performative strategies employed by Australian Indigenous rappers to make sense of the world and establish a position of authority over their identity and place in society. Focusing on the aesthetics,

ISBN: 9781317217534

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Authorship Roles in Popular Music

Issues and Debates

by Ron Moy

<p><em>Authorship Roles in Popular Music</em> applies the critical concept of auteur theory to popular music via different aspects of production and creativity. Through critical analysis of the music itself, this book contextualizes key concepts

ISBN: 9781317672739

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Autobiography

by Morrissey

<p>Steven Patrick Morrissey was born in Manchester on May 22nd 1959. Singer-songwriter and co-founder of the Smiths (1982-1987), Morrissey has been a solo artist for twenty-six years, during which time he has had three number 1 albums in England

ISBN: 9780141978444

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Awopbopaloobop Alopbamboom

by Nik Cohn

<p>Nik Cohn began to write this book in the late 1960s with a simple purpose: to catch the feel, the pulse of Rock. Nobody had written a serious book on the subject before, and there were no reference books or research to refer to. The result is

ISBN: 9781473546325

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B-Sides, Undercurrents and Overtones: Peripheries to Popular in Music, 1960 to the Present

by George Plasketes

<p>There are undercurrents and peripheral taste preferences that are a defining part of our individual and collective cultural experience. Music is no exception. George Plasketes adapts the iconic &quot;A-side/B-side&quot; dichotomy from the 45 ...

ISBN: 9781317171126

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Bach & God

by Michael Marissen

<p><em>Bach &amp; God</em> explores the religious character of Bach's vocal and instrumental music in seven interrelated essays. Noted musicologist Michael Marissen offers wide-ranging interpretive insights from careful biblical and theological ...

ISBN: 9780190606978

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Bach's Dialogue with Modernity

Perspectives on the Passions

by John Butt

<p>Providing a detailed analysis of Bach's Passions, this 2010 book represents an important contribution to the debate about the culture of 'classical music', its origins, priorities and survival. The angles from which each chapter proceeds ...

ISBN: 9780511739194

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Bach's Feet

The Organ Pedals in European Culture

by David Yearsley

<p>The organist seated at the king of instruments with thousands of pipes rising all around him, his hands busy at the manuals and his feet patrolling the pedalboard, is a symbol of musical self-sufficiency yielding musical possibilities beyond ...

ISBN: 9781139209144

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