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Contents: My dad Johnny Cash / by Rosanne Cash -- The man in black / by Mikal Gilmore -- Growing up poor / by Johnny Cash -- The sun sessions / by David Fricke -- Jails, hospitals and car wrecks / by Johnny Cash -- Nothing can take the place of the human heart / by Robert Hilburn -- The ballad of Johnny and June -- Johnny Cash at San Quentin / by Ralph J. Gleason -- Johnny Cash meets Dick Nixon / by...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.642 CAS

Bockris, Victor

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Publisher / Publication Date: Omnibus Press 1996

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

Hopkins, Jerry.

Summary: A biography of the rock guitarist whose short but powerful career was highlighted by a legendary performance at Woodstock in 1969.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Pub. 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HENDRIX, JIMI HOP

Neate, Patrick.

Summary: Covering five continents and cities as diverse as New York, Rio, Tokyo, and Johannesburg, the author explores hip-hop's international influence on and significance in popular music.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 782.42 NEA

Ribowsky, Mark.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cooper Square Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SPECTOR, PHIL RIB

Rush, Bobby

Summary: "Experience music history with this memoir by one of the last of the genuine old school Blues and R&B legends, the Grammy-winning dynamic showman Bobby Rush"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2021

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Publisher / Publication Date: Big 3] 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 781.64 I

Summary: A visual history of the Jacksons combines exclusive interviews, anecdotes, quotes, and previously unseen family archive photographs to trace their meteoric rise and history-making tours.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2017

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

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 791.43 MAR

Friedwald, Will

Summary: "Each of the fifty-seven albums discussed here captures the artist at a high point, if not at the expected moment, of her or his career. The individual cuts are evaluated, the sequencing explicated, the songs and songwriters heralded; anecdotes abound of how songs were born and how artists and producers collaborated. And in appraising each album, Friedwald balances his own opinions with those...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.5 FRI

Green, Jeff.

Summary: The new 5th edition covers all genres of music, including popular standards, contemporary hits, oldies, rock, country, R&B, rap, hip hop, jazz, alternative, Broadway, folk, blues, bluegrass, reggae, new age, television themes, marching compositions, instrumentals, national anthems, children's songs, advertising jingles, and novelty records.--From publisher description.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Professional Desk References 2002

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1 available in Sight & Sound Reference Material, Call number: SSR 016.7824 GRE

Kernfeld, Barry Dean

Contents: Introduction -- Rhythm -- Forms -- Arrangement -- Composition -- Improvisation -- Sound -- Epilogue: an introduction to style -- Appendixes.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.65 KER

Libbey, Theodore

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Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Pub. 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780.266 LIB

Marshall, Ben

Summary: Blending memoir, history, and music, The Who explores the influences that shaped the band and its members, from Britain’s post-war austerity to Elvis, Lonnie Donegan, and American youth counter-culture. It follows them through the Mod and Pop years and the furiously fast sixties, and charts the hit singles—"My Generation," "I’m a Boy,, "The Kids Are Alright," and "Pinball Wizard." It revels in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperDesign, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 781.6 MAR

McDermott, John

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 787.8716 MCD

Sager, Carole Bayer.

Summary: "In this memoir, Carole Bayer Sager tells the surprisingly frank and darkly humorous story of a woman whose sometimes crippling fears and devastating relationships inspired many of the songs she would ultimately write. She gives a deeply personal account of how love and heartbreak made her the woman, and the writer, she is"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 SAGER, CAROLE BAYER SAG

Woodmansey, Mick

Summary: "In January 2016, the unexpected death of David Bowie rocked the globe. For millions of people, he was an icon celebrated for his music, his film and theatrical roles, and his trendsetting influence on fashion and gender norms. But no one from his inner circle has told the story of how David Jones -- a young folksinger, dancer, and aspiring mime -- became one of the most influential artists of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WOODMANSEY, WOODY WOO

Summary: Arranged in sixteen musical categories, provides entries for twenty thousand releases from four thousand artists, and includes a history of each musical genre.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Backbeat Books/All Media Guide 2001

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1 available in Sight & Sound Reference Material, Call number: SSR 780.26 ALL

Summary: Reviews thousands of British, American, and European classical recordings on CD, DVD, and SACD.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2009

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1 available in Sight & Sound Reference Material, Call number: SSR 780.26 PEN

Cogan, Jim.

Summary: All great music has a birthplace. This book tells the stories of the legendary studios where musical genius and a magical space came together to capture some of the most exciting jazz, pop, funk, soul, and country records ever made. From the celebrated Southern studios of Sun and Stax, to the John Coltrane/Miles Davis sessions in producer Rudy Van Gelder's living room, to Frank Sinatra's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 781.6414 COG

Dyer, Geoff.

Summary: Dyer imaginatively reconstructs scenes from the embattled lives of some of the giants of jazz.

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Publisher / Publication Date: North Point Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DYE

Hersh, Kristin

Summary: Kristin Hersh toured with Chesnutt for nearly a decade and they became close friends, bonding over a love of songwriting and mutual struggles with mental health. In Don’t Suck, Don’t Die, she describes many seemingly small moments they shared, their free-ranging conversations, and his tragic death. More memoir than biography, Hersh’s book plumbs the sources of Chesnutt’s pain and creativity...

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Publisher / Publication Date: University of Texas Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHESNUTT, VIC HER

Hough, Stephen

Summary: Stephen Hough is indisputably one of the world's leading pianists, winning global acclaim and numerous awards, both for his concerts and recordings. He is also a writer, composer and painter. As an international performer he spends much of his life at airports, on planes, and in hotel rooms and this book expands notes he has made, in his words, 'during that dead time on the road'. He writes...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 786.2092 HOU

Margolick, David.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 782.42 MAR

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