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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...

Into the Void: From Birth to Black Sabbath--And Beyond Geezer Butler

INTO THE VOID gives a no-holds-barred look at Black Sabbath, the group Rolling Stone called "the Beatles of heavy metal". Many critics believe Black Sabbath helped create the genre.

 

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I Don't Want to Go Home: The Oral History of the Stone Pony Nick Corasaniti

I DON'T WANT TO GO HOME: THE ORAL HISTORY OF THE STONE PONY is a "must have" for all music fans. The Stone Pony is considered by many as the greatest rock music venue. Read what Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Van Zandt and other legendary musicians have to say about this revered spot.

 

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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...

Talking to My Angels Melissa Etheridge

TALKING TO MY ANGELS is a raw memoir from one of America's great rock stars. It looks at the strength and courage required to carry on after devastating loss. This book shows the way for anyone seeking a path out of darkness.

 

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Sittin' In: Jazz Clubs of the 1940s and 1950s Jeff Gold
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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.   This title has been selected as a Booksmith...

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...

Tell It Like It Is: My Story Aaron Neville

TELL IT LIKE IT IS was the title of Aaron Neville's first hit, and appropriately is now the name he selected for his no-holds-barred autobiography. This is the first time the mega-superstar really does tell it lke it is.

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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 of his career and his personal life.  This title has been selected as a...