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Acid For The Children

ACID FOR THE CHILDREN is iconic bassist and actor Flea's memoir, spanning his early life in...

Jerry Lee Lewis: His Own Story Rick Bragg

JERRY LEE LEWIS: HIS OWN STORY was researched while Rick Bragg spent the better part of two summers with Jerry Lee getting his complete life story in a one-on-one conversation conducted mostly in the superstar's bedroom. This is the first opportunity readers have to understand what really happened as Jerry Lee explains...

The Muscle Shoals Legacy of FAME Blake Ells

THE MUSCLE SHOALS LEGACY OF FAME is the amazing story of the studio that recorded many of the greatest stars of all time. The book gives an insight into this world that few have ever had. This title has been selected as a Booksmith Timeless Classic, meaning it is among the best of the best for the last several...

Fortunate Son: My Life, My Music John Fogerty

FORTUNATE SON: MY LIFE, MY MUSIC is John Fogerty's life from soup to nuts. He wrote this biography just like his songs - straight-forward! It is chock-full of dynamite private pictures, including a shot of his songwriting notebook he purchased in 1967 - the first entry is Proud Mary. This is a must-have for...

Deal: My Three Decades of Drumming, Dreams, and Drugs with the Grateful Dead Bill Kreutzmann

Deal: My Three Decades of Drumming, Dreams, and Drugs with the Grateful Dead is a seductive memoir by one of the founding members of the Grateful Dead. It is all you'd expect and more including inside stories about Jerry Garcia, Jimi Hendrix, The Who and every major star of the genre.

 

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Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul James McBride

KILL 'EM AND LEAVE: SEARCHING FOR JAMES BROWN AND THE AMERICAN SOUL is the accurate and true understanding of the man who was one of the most influential voices on American music, and is written by the only man on earth who could have collected the complete story.  

 

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Songs of America: Patriotism, Protest, and the Music That Made a Nation Jon Meacham

SONGS OF AMERICA is a thoughful examination of music and its impact on the United States throughout history. Beginning with patriotic battle hymns sung...

Change of Seasons: A Memoir John Oates

CHANGE OF SEASONS is the untold story of the life of one half of the most successful pop duo in the world. Relying on handwritten journals, John Oates allows the reader to share the highs and the lows, the triumphs and the failures.

 

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They're Playing Our Song Carole Bayer Sager

THEY'RE PLAYING OUR SONG is the biography of one of the most successful and admired songwriters of our time. Just a few of the super-stars with whom she collaborated (and wrote songs for include Bob Dylan, Aretha Franklin, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand) - and practically  every other singer of consequence in the last...

Born to Run Bruce Springsteen

BORN TO RUN is written with the same lyricism The Boss uses for his songs. It is a true, honest autobiography by one of the greatest entertainers ever.

 

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