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Boyd, Pattie

Summary: An iconic figure of the 1960s and '70s, Pattie Boyd breaks a 40-year silence, telling how she found herself bound to two of the most addictive, promiscuous musical geniuses of the twentieth century. She met the Beatles in 1964 in the cast of A Hard Day's Night. Ten days later George Harrison proposed. For 20-year-old Boyd, it was the beginning of a rich and complex life as she was welcomed into...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BOYD, PATTIE BOY

Summary: A documentary film that covers the years that the future members of Led Zep were struggling in the session studios and amateur band scenes of the 1960s, moving through the modest success of outfits like The Yardbirds and Band Of Joy and culminating in Led Zeppelin's first two albums as a band verging on huge global domination.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC LED
1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MUSIC LED

John, Elton

Summary: An official autobiography by the influential music artist includes coverage of his complicated upbringing in a London suburb, his celebrity collaborations, his struggles with addiction, and the establishment of his AIDS Foundation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD B JOH

Du Noyer, Paul

Summary: An intimate portrayal of the musical icon, largely in his own words, draws on years of meetings between McCartney and the author and includes candid discussions of the artist's inspirations, creative process, beliefs, and achievements.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Overlook Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MCCARTNEY, PAUL DUN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 McCartney 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B McCartney DUN

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Two documentaries on the British band, including recent interviews with Daltrey and Townshend and clips of live performances.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC AMA

Summary: The documentary about Ginger Baker, drummer for Cream and Blind Faith, includes interviews with Eric Clapton, Steve Winwood, Carlos Santana, and more. With every smash of the drum is a man smashing through life, and smashing the filmmaker's nose on the last day of filming.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Viva Pictures 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC BEW

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: Bill Wyman, a founding member and bassist of the Rolling Stones, reflects on his early years and rise to fame, offering a behind-the-scenes look at the highs and lows of his life and career. Based on interviews and the archive of Bill Wyman.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE QUI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MUSIC QUI
1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC QUI

Davies, Hunter.

Summary: "Hunter Davies, the only ever authorised biographer of the group, brings together three eminent Beatles experts to compile this must-have guide. Divided into four sections - 'People, ' 'Songs, ' 'Places, ' and "Broadcast and cinema' -- The Beatles Book covers every element of the band's history and the influences that shaped them."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ebury Press 2016

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Summary: Jeff Beck is one of the most pioneering and innovative guitar players of rock. This release charts his career from early days learning guitar solos with Jimmy Page, through his band, the Yardbirds, the Jeff Beck Group and his multidimensional solo albums. Beck's interest in both guitar music and hot rods is studied through interviews, and his musical voyage is demonstrated through contributions...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Eagle Vision 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC STI

Kijak, Stephen.

Summary: Explores the life and career of influential rock music composer and performer Scott Walker.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Oscilloscope Pictures 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC SCO

Davies, Ray

Summary: The British Invasion musician discusses his love/hate relationship with America, from his first U.S. tour in the early 1960s to being nearly murdered during a botched robbery in New Orleans in 2004.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub Co Inc 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.6 DAV

Summary: Members of the band offer an inside chronicle of their careers as musicians, songwriters, performers, and colleagues, discussing the evolution of their music and their lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.66 ACC

Albertine, Viv

Summary: "At the launch party for her memoir in 2014, Viv Albertine received the news her mother was dying. She left the party immediately and spent a few final hours with a woman who had been an enormous presence and force in her life. In the weeks that followed, Viv was left with the task of sorting through her mother's affairs. In that process she came across one fatally curious item: a bag labelled...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Faber & Faber 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ALBERTINE, VIV ALB

Kane, Larry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LENNON, JOHN KAN

Rees, Paul A.

Summary: Robert Plant is a living legend. The front man of Led Zeppelin, one of the biggest and most influential rock bands of all time, Plant defined the very notion of what it means to be a rock god. The sheer scale of Led Zeppelin's success is extraordinary. In the United States alone they have sold seventy million records, a figure surpassed only by the Beatles, while "Stairway to Heaven," the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 PLANT, ROBERT REE

Boyd, Pattie

Summary: The former wife of George Harrison and Eric Clapton describes her intimate relationship with two of the icons of rock music and her memories of the dynamic, often turbulent world of rock music during the 1960s and 1970s.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 782.421 BOY