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Ace Records: Labels Unlimited
David Stubbs.
Publisher: Black Dog.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781906155032.  Daedalus Item Code: 53150
Now the world's foremost blues, rockabilly, soul, and rock 'n' roll re-issue label, Britain's independent Ace Records label has been responsible for unearthing lost classics and neglected pioneers ... (Read More)
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All Available Light: A Marilyn Monroe Reader
Yona Zeldis McDonough, ed.
Publisher: Touchstone.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780684873923.  Daedalus Item Code: 32266
No star in any medium has affected the world more deeply or enduringly than Marilyn Monroe, avers Yona Zeldis McDonough. "When she was there—on screen, or in person—it became almost impossible to pay ... (Read More)
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Always Been There: Rosanne Cash, the List, and the Spirit of Southern Music
Michael Streissguth.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780306819179.  Daedalus Item Code: 43397
"Author and music journalist [Michael] Streissguth, having already written a biography of Johnny Cash, joined Johnny's daughter Rosanne to document the creation of an album (and tour) that in many ... (Read More)
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The Art of Youth: Crane, Carrington, Gershwin, and the Nature of First Acts
Nicholas Delbanco.
Publisher: New Harvest.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780544114463.  Daedalus Item Code: 53037
In a triptych of indelible portraits, Nicholas Delbanco gives us three great creative spirits who lived colorful, productive lives before dying in their 20s or 30s: writer Stephen Crane (The Red ... (Read More)
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Backstage Pass: Rock and Roll Photography
Thomas Deneberg, ed. Greil Marcus, Anne Wilkes Tucker, Laura Levine, Glenn O'Brien & Kate Simon, essays.
Publisher: Yale/Portland Museum of Art.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780300151633.  Daedalus Item Code: 52776
This striking collection of photographs portrays musical stars from Elvis to Iggy Pop, the Beatles to Blondie, Bob Dylan to Jimi Hendrix, Chuck Berry to Chet Baker. Many of the nearly one hundred ... (Read More)
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The Ballad of Bob Dylan: A Portrait
Daniel Mark Epstein.
Publisher: Harper Perennial.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780061807336.  Daedalus Item Code: 43960
Through the lens of four seminal concerts, the poet and biographer who gave us Lincoln and Whitman and The Lincolns: Portrait of a Marriage here offers an intimate, vivid, and ... (Read More)
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Barefoot in Babylon: The Creation of the Woodstock Music Festival, 1969
Bob Spitz.
Publisher: Plume.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780142180877.  Daedalus Item Code: 53179
Held more than 45 years ago on Max Yasgur's farm in upstate New York, the Woodstock Music Festival defined a generation, although there was much more than peace and love driving that long weekend ... (Read More)
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The Beatles: 42 Wooden Magnetic Shapes

Publisher: Galison.   Format: .
ISBN: 9780735343313.  Daedalus Item Code: 59237
No Beatles fan should miss this one—a gift box full of colorfully printed wooden cutouts celebrating the Fab Four, all with magnetic backs to put up on any steel surface. Among the 42 pieces here ... (Read More)
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The Beatles Are Here!: 50 Years After the Band Arrived in America, Writers, Musicians, and Other Fans Remember
Penelope Rowlands.
Publisher: Algonquin.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781616203504.  Daedalus Item Code: 43842
The arrival of the Beatles in America in February 1964 was, for millions, an unforgettable cultural touchstone. For biographer and cultural critic Penelope Rowlands—captured in an iconic photograph ... (Read More)
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Blues & Chaos: The Music Writing of Robert Palmer
Robert Palmer. Anthony DeCurtis, ed.
Publisher: Scribner.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781416599753.  Daedalus Item Code: 53959
This anthology surveys the finest work of a writer who "set the standard for newspaper pop-music criticism" (Philadelphia Inquirer). Robert Palmer was the New York Times' first chief ... (Read More)
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Bob Dylan: Alias Anything You Please
Ty Silkman.
Publisher: Titan.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780857685568.  Daedalus Item Code: 51011
Presenting more than 200 images of Bob Dylan—many of them filling the large pages here—this album spans five decades of his career, offering a multifaceted portrait of the reclusive superstar. This ... (Read More)
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Bob Dylan by Greil Marcus: Writings 1968–2010
Greil Marcus.
Publisher: PublicAffairs.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9781610391993.  Daedalus Item Code: 51764
Notoriously private and often unwilling to comment on his music, Bob Dylan nonetheless found his ideal chronicler in critic Greil Marcus. Beginning with Marcus's first meeting with Dylan in 1963 and ... (Read More)
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