376pp paperback. How Music Works is David Byrne's bestselling, buoyant celebration of a subject he has spent a lifetime thinking about. Drawing on his own work over the years with Talking Heads, Brian..
By Carrie Brownstein. 288pp paperback. Before Carrie Brownstein became a music icon, she was a young girl growing up in the Pacific Northwest just as it was becoming the setting for one of the most im..
630pp hardback. Cherished by fans and collectors, I Me Mine is the closest we will ever come to George Harrison's autobiography. This new edition has been significantly developed since the 1980 origin..
By Sean Wilentz. 400pp paperback. A brilliantly written and groundbreaking book about Dylan's music - now the recipient of the Nobel Prize for Literature 2016 - and its musical, political and cultural..
280pp paperback. Danny Goldberg is probably one of the purest, most reasonableguides you could ask for to 1967. Ex-Rolling Stones manager Andrew Loog Oldham. Weaves together rollicking, rousing, wonde..
With Duran Duran, John Taylor has created some of the greatest songs of our time. From the disco dazzle of debut single 'Planet Earth' right up to their latest number one album All You Need is Now, Du..
By Chris Welch. 144pp hardback. Iron Maiden is the ultimate Maiden book to cover every possible aspect of the band's amazing 40-year career. Iron Maiden is a celebration of the band, providing their f..
640pp paperback. Autobiography. With the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics and the songs that roused the world, and over four decades he lived the original rock and roll lif..
Beware the novelist . . . intimate and indiscreet . . . pompous, prophetic airs . . . here is the fact of fiction . . . an American tale where, naturally, evil conquers good, and none live happily eve..
384pp paperback. 'A must-read for any music fan' (Boston Globe). Crime was everywhere, the government was broke and the city's infrastructure was collapsing, but between 1974 and 1978 virtually all fo..
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..
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..
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..