M Train begins in the tiny Greenwich Village cafe where Smith goes every morning for black coffee, ruminates on the world as it is and the world as it was, and writes in her notebook. Through prose th..
More than 3 hours of all the recordings Elvis made while off duty in Germany as a soldier in the US army during 1958-1960 and includes tracks from a recently discovered tape of over an hour of unheard..
By Tom Doyle. 304pp paperback. The most famous living rock musician on the planet, Paul McCartney is now regarded as a slightly cosy figure, an (inter)national treasure. Back in the 1970s, however, Mc..
By Kenneth Womack. hardback. George Martin - the man, the mind, the music. This is the story of the legendary Beatles producer. The first of two volumes, MAXIMUM VOLUME traces Martin's early life, fro..
By Stuart Cosgrove. 304pp paperback. In the 1950s and 1960s, Memphis, Tennessee, was the launch pad of musical pioneers such as Aretha Franklin, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Al Green and Isaac Hayes, a..
208pp hardback. Published to co-incide with the release of the documentary A Montage of Heck in the Spring. More than 20 years has passed since Kurt Cobain killed himself and his legacy still continue..
By John Szwed. 320pp paperback. Today, Billie Holiday is an icon - an artist whose voice has weathered countless shifts in public taste, and whose impact on contemporary music is unquestionable. But w..
320pp hardback. From her early years picking cotton in Nutbush, Tennessee to her rise to fame alongside Ike Turner, and finally to her phenomenal success in the 1980s and beyond, Tina candidly examine..
288pp paperback. Naomi Klein - award-winning journalist, bestselling author of No Logo, The Shock Doctrine and This Changes Everything, scourge of brand bullies and corporate liars - gives us the tool..
By David Hepworth. 240pp hardback. Pop music's a simple pleasure. Is it catchy? Can you dance to it? Do you fancy the singer?What's fascinating about pop is our relationship with it. This relationship..
320pp hardback. This new official book tells the story, for the first time, of the Stones through their many radio and TV appearances as they rose to fame in the sixties. From their first TV appearanc..
By Steve Pilkington. 144pp paperback. The first book to combine the classic output of Deep Purple and Rainbow into one book in such detail. 2018 sees the 50th anniversary of the first Deep Purple albu..
By Stephen Lambe. 144pp paperback. Stephen Lambe steers the reader through each one of the band's twenty-one studio albums, highlighting the many high points and the rarer missteps as well as focussin..