Music, composers and musicians

By Book Beat

By Book Beat

Music, composers and musicians

Face It: A Memoir

Debbie Harry


Horror Stories: A Memoir

Liz Phair


The Beautiful Ones



How Sweet It Is: A Songwriter's Reflections on Music, Motown...

Scott B Bomar and Lamont Dozier


My Love Story

Tina Turner


John Prine Beyond Words

John E Prine


M Train

Patti Smith


Hellfire: The Jerry Lee Lewis Story

Nick Tosches


Up Jumped the Devil: The Real Life of Robert Johnson

Bruce Conforth and Gayle Dean Wardlow


Jimmy Page by Jimmy Page

Jimmy Page


A History of Opera

Roger Parker and Carolyn Abbate


Fryderyk Chopin: A Life and Times

Alan Walker


Miles (Reissue)

Miles Davis


I Can Read Music, Vol 1: Violin

Joanne Martin


How Music Works

David Byrne


Year of Wonder: Classical Music to Enjoy Day by Day

Clemency Burton-Hill


Musical Experiments for After Dinner: (party Game,...

Angus Hyland, Tom Parkinson, et al.


Brian Eno's Another Green World

Geeta Dayal


1000 Record Covers

Michael Ochs


Roll Me Up and Smoke Me When I Die: Musings from the Road

Willie Nelson and Kinky Friedman


David Bowie: Starman

Paul Trynka


Go Ahead in the Rain: Notes to a Tribe Called Quest

Hanif Abdurraqib


13th Floor Elevators: A Visual History

Paul Drummond


Captain Beefheart

Mike Barnes


The Movie Musical!

Jeanine Basinger


Music Theory For Dummies, 3rd Edition

Michael Pilhofer


Music: A Subversive History

Ted Gioia



Wassily Kandinsky


Toscanini: Musician of Conscience

Harvey Sachs


Janis: Her Life and Music

Holly George-Warren


Harry Partch, Hobo Composer

S Andrew Granade


Motown: The Sound of Young America

Adam White and Barney Ales


Chronicles: Volume One

Bob Dylan


Stockhausen Serves Imperialism and Other Articles

Cornelius Cardew, Rod Eley, et al.