Music Inspired Non-Fiction

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Music Inspired Non-Fiction

  • Country: The Music and the Musicians: From the Beginnings to the 90s
  • The Rolling Stone Illustrated History of Rock & Roll
  • Singa Hipsy Doodle and Other Folk Songs of West Virginia by Marie Boette
  • Punk: The Illustrated History of a Music Revolution by Adrian Boot
  • Rock and Roll Stories by Lynn Goldsmith The story of rock lives in Lynn Goldsmith’s photographs. After coming of age in the Midwest in the tumultuous 1960s, she crashed the music scene in New York and emerged as one of its leading image-makers. She chronicled Bruce Springsteen’s passage to glory, the Rolling Stones’ legendary stadium tours, Michael Jackson’s staggering ascent, U2’s arrival in New York, and the brooding force of Bob Marley. Culture heroes like Bob Dylan and Patti Smith became frequent subjects for her lens. The range of her work is       staggering. In Rock and Roll Stories, she shares the best of this work- this volume captures the story of a generation’s loyalty to rock and roll.
  • Where Were You When the Music Played? 120 Unforgettable Moments in Music History by Michael Heatley
  • Hitmaker: The Man and His Music by Tommy Mottola One of the most powerful, famous executives in the history of the music industry, Tommy Mottola was there from Elvis to the iPod. He participated in the explosion of popular music when it had a personal, individual impact and a global, cultural influence on everything from fashion and advertising to politics and race.
  • How music works : the science and psychology of beautiful sounds, from Beethoven to the Beatles and beyond by John Powell
  • This is Gonna Hurt by Nikki Sixx The bass player for Mötley Crüe and a skilled photographer in his own right offers a unique visual memoir of his rock and roll life.
  • Nothin’ to Lose: The Making of Kiss by Paul Stanley
  • OUTLAW : Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Kris Kristofferson and the Renegades of Nashville by Michael Streissguth A definitive look at the outlaw country music movement, TO BEAT THE DEVIL follows the stories of three legendary icons – Willie Nelson, Waylon Jennings, and Kris Kristofferson – as they redefined country music in the late ’60s and early ’70s, set in the rich backdrop of Nashville
  • A Music Lover’s Guide to Record Collecting by Dave Thompson
  • Mountaineer Jamboree: Country Music in West Virginia by Ivan Tribe
  • Big Band Jazz in Black West Virginia by Christopher Wilkinson

 

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