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  • Not Dead Yet: The Memoir
    Views : 148
    Pages : 384

    by: Phil Collins

    Publisher: pCrown Archetype

    Book Description

    Phil Collins pulls no punches—about himself, his life, or the ecstasy and heartbreak that’s inspired his music. In his much-awaited memoir, Not Dead Yet, he tells the story of his epic career, with an auspicious debut at age 11 in a crowd ... more

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    2016-10-25

    ISBN-10: 1101907479

    ISBN-13: 9781101907474

    Language: English

  • Television: A Biography
    Views : 497
    Pages : 304

    by: David Thomson

    Publisher: pThames & Hudson

    Book Description

    “The invention, or the quaint piece of furniture, wandered into our lives in the 1940s, as a primitive plaything, a clever if awkward addition to the household. It was expensive, unreliable and a bit of an invalid.” ―Television, ... more

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    2016-10-25

    ISBN-10: 0500519161

    ISBN-13: 9780500519165

    Language: English

  • Play It Loud: An Epic History of the Style, Sound, and Revolution of the Electric Guitar
    Views : 297
    Pages : 400

    by: Brad Tolinski Alan di Perna

    Publisher: pDoubleday

    Book Description

    Every guitar player will want to read this book twice. And even the casual music fan will find a thrilling narrative that weaves together cultural history, musical history, race, politics, business case studies, advertising, and technological disc ... more

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    2016-10-25

    ISBN-10: 038554099X

    ISBN-13: 9780385540995

    Language: English

  • Bresson on Bresson: Interviews, 1943-1983
    Views : 166
    Pages : 304

    by: Robert Bresson Anna Moschovakis Mylène Bresson

    Publisher: pNew York Review Books

    Book Description

    Robert Bresson, the director of such cinematic master-pieces as Pickpocket, A Man Escaped Mouchette, and L’Argent, was one of the most influential directors in the history of French film, as well as one of the most stub ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 1681370441

    ISBN-13: 9781681370446

    Language: English

  • The Untold Story of the Talking Book
    Views : 349
    Pages : 384

    by: Matthew Rubery

    Publisher: pHarvard University Press

    Book Description

    Histories of the book often move straight from the codex to the digital screen. Left out of that familiar account are nearly 150 years of audio recordings. Recounting the fascinating history of audio-recorded literature, Matthew Rubery traces the ... more

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    2016-11-14

    ISBN-10: 0674545443

    ISBN-13: 9780674545441

    Language: English

  • Set the Boy Free: The Autobiography
    Views : 493
    Pages : 480

    by: Johnny Marr

    Publisher: pDey Street Books

    Book Description

    The long-awaited memoir from the legendary guitarist and cofounder of the seminal British band The Smiths.

    An artist who helped define a period in popular culture, Johnny Marr tells his story in a memoir as vivid and arresting as his music. ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 0062438697

    ISBN-13: 9780062438690

    Language: English

  • Just Getting Started
    Views : 314
    Pages : 288

    by: Tony Bennett Scott Simon

    Publisher: pHarper

    Book Description

    At ninety, musician and singer Tony Bennett is as vibrant and productive as ever. In addition to his prodigious musical output, including albums, concerts, and personal appearances, this beloved and enduring artist has written his next book. In 2 ... more

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    2016-11-15

    ISBN-10: 0062476777

    ISBN-13: 9780062476777

    Language: English