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My Las Vegas
My Las Vegas My Las Vegas (With Elvis, Sinatra, Streisand, Darin, Prima & More)
Bobby Morris - Hal Leonard Corporation

My Las Vegas is the incredible life story of Bobby Morris, who arrived in the U.S. from Poland at age ten, where he shined shoes and dreamed of being a drummer, and rose to become a music legend both behind

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A Perfect Union of Contrary Things
A Perfect Union of Contrary Things A Perfect Union of Contrary Things
Sarah Jensen & Maynard James Keenan - Hal Leonard Corporation

A Perfect Union of Contrary Things is the authorized biography of musician and vintner Maynard James Keenan. Co-author Sarah Jensen's 30-year friendship with Keenan gives her unique insight into his history

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Fleetwood Mac: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors
Fleetwood Mac: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors Fleetwood Mac: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors
Ryan Reed - Hal Leonard Corporation

Offering a fresh perspective on one of the most prolific and well-loved catalogs of songs in the rock 'n' roll canon, Fleetwood Mac FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Iconic Rock Survivors digs deeper

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Green Day FAQ
Green Day FAQ Green Day FAQ (All That's Left to Know About the World's Most Popular Punk Band)
Hank Bordowitz - Hal Leonard Corporation

Green Day FAQ tackles such topics as the band's early roots and early gigs, who's who in the extended Green Day enterprise, what artists proudly claim Green Day as an influence on their music, Green Day's

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Bowie's Piano Man
Bowie's Piano Man Bowie's Piano Man (The Life of Mike Garson)
Clifford Slapper - Hal Leonard Corporation

The first-ever biography of Mike Garson, written by Clifford Slapper, a fellow pianist who also played for Bowie, working closely with him on his last-ever television appearance. The book explores the

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The Girl in the Back
The Girl in the Back The Girl in the Back (A Female Drummer's Life with Bowie, Blondie, and the '70s Rock Scene)
Laura Davis-Chanin - Hal Leonard Corporation

Nineteen seventy-seven. New York City. Dark. Dangerous. Thrilling. Punk Rock. Blondie. David Bowie. Drinking. Drugs. Happening at the speed of light. In prose that flows like music, Laura Davis-Chanin

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Al Schmitt on the Record
Al Schmitt on the Record Al Schmitt on the Record (The Magic Behind the Music)
Al Schmitt & Maureen Droney - Hal Leonard Corporation

In this memoir of one of the most respected engineers of all time, you'll discover how a very young boy – mentored by his uncle Harry - progressed through the recording world in its infancy and, under

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Bon Jovi
Bon Jovi Bon Jovi (America's Ultimate Band)
Margaret Olson - Scarecrow Press, Inc.

In this book, Margaret Olson chronicles the history and music of the band from its inception to present day. She closely examines Bon Jovi's musical and social relevance to listeners past and present,

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Rhapsody in Black
Rhapsody in Black Rhapsody in Black (The Life and Music of Roy Orbison)
John Kruth - Hal Leonard Corporation

Orbison's singing has inspired everyone who has heard it, from Springsteen to k.d. lang, and laid the very foundation for goth.  While fascinating from a pop culture standpoint, it is Orbison's life's journey... view details
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Stranded in the Jungle
Stranded in the Jungle Stranded in the Jungle (Jerry Nolan's Wild Ride - A Tale of Drugs, Fashion, the New York Dolls, and Punk Rock)
Curt Weiss - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here is the story of an often overlooked, one-of-a-kind rock 'n' roll musician and the historic times he lived in. In spite of numerous opportunities for success, he became a tragedy. Jerry Nolan came

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Guns N' Roses FAQ
Guns N' Roses FAQ Guns N' Roses FAQ (All That's Left to Know About the Bad Boys of Sunset Strip)
Rich Weidman - Hal Leonard Corporation

Thirty years ago, five L.A. punks unleashed their debut album upon the atrophied and decadent rock charts of Reagan's America. Within weeks, Appetite for Destruction ascended to number one on the U.S.

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Charlie Watts' Favorite Drummers
Charlie Watts' Favorite Drummers Charlie Watts' Favorite Drummers
Chet Falzerano - Hal Leonard Corporation

In various interviews over the past 35 years Charlie Watts has expressed admiration for the talents of many drummers. But the fundamental connections of those he has noted as his favorites, help define his

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Back to Black: Amy Winehouse's Only Masterpiece
Back to Black: Amy Winehouse's Only Masterpiece Back to Black: Amy Winehouse's Only Masterpiece
Donald Brackett - Hal Leonard Corporation

Be a fly on the wall of sound: get the inside history and behind-the-scenes events in the making of a masterpiece. In this refreshing book – which focuses solely on Amy Winehouse's musical artistry,

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The Band FAQ
The Band FAQ The Band FAQ (All That's Left to Know About the Fathers of Americana)
Peter Aaron - Hal Leonard Corporation

In a way that no prior rock act had done, the Band assimilated, remade, and contagiously celebrated the rich, deep tributaries of American vernacular music. Blues, country, jazz, folk, gospel, soul, rock'n'

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The Clash FAQ
The Clash FAQ The Clash FAQ (All That's Left to Know About the Clash City Rockers)
Gary J. Jucha - Hal Leonard Corporation

In The Clash FAQ, author Gary J. Jucha covers the band's inception and emergence in the early British punk scene, all of the studio albums as well as bootlegs, the band's success in the U.S., the lineup

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Sex, Drums, Rock 'n' Roll!
Sex, Drums, Rock 'n' Roll! Sex, Drums, Rock 'n' Roll! (The Hardest Hitting Man in Show Business)
Kenny Aronoff - Hal Leonard Corporation

Talent, energy, dedication, discipline, passion, innovation, education, drive, mind, body, spirit, vision, honor, truth, and drums make the man: Kenny Aronoff. Voted by Rolling Stone magazine as one of the

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Ringo : With a Little Help
Ringo : With a Little Help Ringo : With a Little Help
Michael Seth Star - Hal Leonard Corporation

Ringo: With a Little Help is the first in-depth biography of Beatles drummer Ringo Starr, who kept the beat for an entire generation and who remains a rock icon over fifty years since the Beatles took the

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Some Fun Tonight!, Vol. 2: 1965-1966
Some Fun Tonight!, Vol. 2: 1965-1966 Some Fun Tonight!, Vol. 2: 1965-1966 (The Backstage Story of How the Beatles Rocked America: The Historic Tours of 1964-1966)
Chuck Gunderson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Some Fun Tonight! The Backstage Story of How the Beatles Rocked America: The Historic Tours of 1964-1966 is a comprehensive two-volume set which gives you a city-by-city synopsis of the group's activities

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Some Fun Tonight!, Vol. 1: 1964
Some Fun Tonight!, Vol. 1: 1964 Some Fun Tonight!, Vol. 1: 1964 (The Backstage Story of How the Beatles Rocked America: The Historic Tours of 1964-1966)
Chuck Gunderson - Hal Leonard Corporation

Some Fun Tonight! The Backstage Story of How the Beatles Rocked America: The Historic Tours of 1964-1966 is a comprehensive two-volume set which gives you a city-by-city synopsis of the group's activities

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Frank Zappa FAQ
Frank Zappa FAQ Frank Zappa FAQ (All That's Left to Know About the Father of Invention)
John Corcelli - Hal Leonard Corporation

In this volume, author John Corcelli reveals Zappa's roots as a musician, from his diverse influences to his personal life. We also learn more about his former band members and the enormous musical legacy

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Pure Imagination!
Pure Imagination! Pure Imagination! (A Sorta-Biography)
Leslie Bricusse - Faber Music

If you've ever hummed a popular film or stage song from the mid-1950s on, chances are you've been humming one of Leslie Bricusse's. The man behind songs such as Talk to the Animals, Goldfinger, Feeling

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Les Paul In His Own Words
Les Paul In His Own Words Les Paul In His Own Words
Les Paul & Michael Cochran - Hal Leonard Corporation

In 2009, the legendary Les Paul passed away at the age of 94. In celebration of his life, this book, capturing Paul's own reflections on his remarkable inventions and guitar playing, was published as a

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Buck 'Em!
Buck 'Em! Buck 'Em! (The Autobiography of Buck Owens)
Buck Owens & Randy Poe - Hal Leonard Corporation

In the latter half of the 1990s, Buck began working on his autobiography. Over the next few years, he talked into the microphone of a cassette tape machine for nearly one hundred hours, recording the story

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Sinister Urge: The Life and Times of Rob Zombie
Sinister Urge: The Life and Times of Rob Zombie Sinister Urge: The Life and Times of Rob Zombie
Joel McIver - Hal Leonard Corporation

Sinister Urge is the first in-depth, career-spanning biography of heavy-metal musician and filmmaker Rob Zombie. Born Robert Cummings in 1965, Zombie is now as well known for his movies as he is for his

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