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360 Sound: The Columbia Records Story
Sean Wilentz.
Publisher: Chronicle.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781452107561.  Daedalus Item Code: 54475
Since 1887, Columbia Records has remained one of the most vibrant and storied names in recorded music, nurturing the careers of Bessie Smith, Frank Sinatra, Barbra Streisand, Miles Davis, Bob Dylan, ... (Read More)
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Ace Records: Labels Unlimited
David Stubbs.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906155032.  Daedalus Item Code: 53150
Now the world's foremost blues, rockabilly, soul, and rock 'n' roll re-issue label, Britain's independent Ace Records label has been responsible for unearthing lost classics and neglected pioneers ... (Read More)
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All Available Light: A Marilyn Monroe Reader
Yona Zeldis McDonough, ed.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684873923.  Daedalus Item Code: 32266
No star in any medium has affected the world more deeply or enduringly than Marilyn Monroe, avers Yona Zeldis McDonough. "When she was there—on screen, or in person—it became almost impossible to pay ... (Read More)
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The Art of Youth: Crane, Carrington, Gershwin, and the Nature of First Acts
Nicholas Delbanco.
Publisher: New Harvest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544114463.  Daedalus Item Code: 53037
In a triptych of indelible portraits, Nicholas Delbanco gives us three great creative spirits who lived colorful, productive lives before dying in their 20s or 30s: writer Stephen Crane (The Red ... (Read More)
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The Ballad of Bob Dylan: A Portrait
Daniel Mark Epstein.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061807336.  Daedalus Item Code: 43960
Through the lens of four seminal concerts, the poet and biographer who gave us Lincoln and Whitman and The Lincolns: Portrait of a Marriage here offers an intimate, vivid, and ... (Read More)
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Barefoot in Babylon: The Creation of the Woodstock Music Festival, 1969
Bob Spitz.
Publisher: Plume.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780142180877.  Daedalus Item Code: 53179
Held more than 45 years ago on Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York, the Woodstock Music Festival defined a generation, although there was much more than peace and love driving that long weekend ... (Read More)
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The Beatles Are Here!: 50 Years After the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians, and Other Fans Remember
Penelope Rowlands.
Publisher: Algonquin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616203504.  Daedalus Item Code: 43842
The arrival of the Beatles in America in February 1964 was, for millions, an unforgettable cultural touchstone. For biographer and cultural critic Penelope Rowlands—captured in an iconic photograph ... (Read More)
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The Beatles Lyrics: The Stories Behind the Music, Including the Handwritten Drafts of More Than 100 Classic Beatles Songs
Hunter Davies, ed.
Publisher: Little, Brown.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780316247177.  Daedalus Item Code: 59560
For the Beatles, writing songs was a process that could happen anytime and anywhere; songs we know by heart often began as a scribble on a napkin, the back of an envelope, or a pad of hotel ... (Read More)
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Blues & Chaos: The Music Writing of Robert Palmer
Robert Palmer. Anthony DeCurtis, ed.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781416599753.  Daedalus Item Code: 53959
This anthology surveys the finest work of a writer who "set the standard for newspaper pop-music criticism" (Philadelphia Inquirer). Robert Palmer was the New York Times' first chief ... (Read More)
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Bob Dylan: Alias Anything You Please
Ty Silkman.
Publisher: Titan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857685568.  Daedalus Item Code: 51011
Presenting more than 200 images of Bob Dylan—many of them filling the large pages here—this album spans five decades of his career, offering a multifaceted portrait of the reclusive superstar. This ... (Read More)
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Bob Dylan: The Brazil Series
John Elderfield & Kasper Monrad.
Publisher: Prestel.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9783791350981.  Daedalus Item Code: 32810
Bob Dylan has been a prolific graphic artist since the 1960s, and his graphic art is marked by the same constant drive for renewal that characterizes his music—constantly experimenting and testing ... (Read More)
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Bob Dylan—All the Songs: The Story Behind Every Track
Jean-Michel Guesdon & Philippe Margotin.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9781579129859.  Daedalus Item Code: 59571
This encyclopedic history of Bob Dylan's work tells the inside stories and reveals little-known details behind the recordings of every album and every single released during Dylan's career. Music ... (Read More)
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