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27: A History of the 27 Club Through the Lives of Brian Jones, Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, Jim Morrison, Kurt Cobain, and Amy Winehouse
Howard Sounes.
Publisher: DaCapo.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780306821684.  Daedalus Item Code: 64375
 
After Kurt Cobain committed suicide in 1994, his mother mused, "Now he's gone and joined that stupid club." The 27-year-old Nirvana front man joined Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, ... (Read More)
 
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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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American Titan: Searching for John Wayne
Marc Eliot.
Publisher: Dey Street Books.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780062269003.  Daedalus Item Code: 64370
 
Nearly four decades after his death, John Wayne remains an enduring symbol of 20th-century American masculinity, power, and patriotism. Also the biographer of western stalwarts Clint Eastwood and ... (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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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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The Birth of an Opera: Fifteen Masterpieces from Poppea to Wozzeck
Michael Rose.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9780393060430.  Daedalus Item Code: 64007
 
The author of Berlioz Remembered and co-author of Words about Music as well as a contributor to The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, Michael Rose here presents a companion to his ... (Read More)
 
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Blackbird Singing: Poems and Lyrics 1965–1999
Paul McCartney.
Publisher: Faber & Faber.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780571209927.  Daedalus Item Code: 62953
 
While Paul McCartney's lyrics to such songs as "Eleanor Rigby" and "Penny Lane" rank as poetry, one of the pleasures of this collection is seeing how well Sir Paul's words hold up without his ... (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: The Brazil Series
John Elderfield & Kasper Monrad.
Publisher: Prestel.   Format: hardcover.
ISBN: 9783791350981.  Daedalus Item Code: 32810
 
A songwriter, a poet, and now the 2016 Nobel Prize winner for Literature, Bob Dylan has also been a prolific graphic artist since the 1960s, and his graphic art is marked by the same constant drive ... (Read More)
 
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Brick Shakespeare: Four Tragedies and Four Comedies (2 Vols.)
John McCann. Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas, ed.
Publisher: Skyhorse.   Format: 2 vols..
ISBN: 9781629145273.  Daedalus Item Code: 63999
 
Somehow, the bloody deeds of Macbeth, the heartbreaking finale of Romeo and Juliet, the assassination of Julius Caesar, and the pile of dead royals at the close of Hamlet ... (Read More)
 
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A Broken Hallelujah: Rock and Roll, Redemption, and the Life of Leonard Cohen
Liel Leibovitz.
Publisher: Norton.   Format: paperback.
ISBN: 9780393350739.  Daedalus Item Code: 64009
 
Why is it that, even before his death, Leonard Cohen earned the sort of reverence we reserve for a precious few living artists? Why have his songs been gracing the charts and movie soundtracks again ... (Read More)
 
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