Music

Books about music history, music genres and musicians.

More Than Words
A Wish for Us
A Thousand Perfect Notes
How To Be Famous
Sometime After Midnight
Drum Roll, Please
Rockaway Bride
Incognito
Just Be You
Outside the Jukebox: How I Turned My Vintage Music Obsession Into My Dream Gig
Strange Stars: David Bowie, Pop Music, and the Decade Sci-Fi Exploded
Encore (Rock Star Duet, #2)
I Can't Remember If We Said Goodbye
Irving Berlin, the Immigrant Boy Who Made America Sing
The Ensemble

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  • Year of Wonder by Clemency Burton-Hill
    Year of Wonder: Classical Music to Enjoy Day by Day
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    Release date: Nov 06, 2018
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    Availability: 20 copies available, 559 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Jun 23 - Jul 23, 2018

    Countries available: US

  • Rowan and Eris by Campbell Jefferys
    Rowan and Eris
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    Release date: Feb 13, 2018
    A new kind of coming of age novel, 'Rowan and Eris' combines art, music and travel to explore how change can make us more creative, and how family can ...more
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    Availability: 100 copies available, 215 people requesting

    Giveaway dates: Jul 14 - Aug 13, 2018

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  • Off My Rocker by Kenny Weissberg
    Off My Rocker: One Man’s Tasty, Twisted, Star-Studded Quest for Everlasting Music
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    Release date: Sep 23, 2013
    “Wildly entertaining tell-all from a rock ’n’ roll insider.”—Marc Geiger

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    Giveaway dates: Jul 04 - Jul 18, 2018

    Countries available: US and CA

  • Disgrace
    The Accidentals
    Incognito
    Goody Two Shoes (Invertary, #2)
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    Rock Her
     
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    Inglath Cooper
    Every Note Played
    Roomies
    A Wish for Us
    Tainted Kiss (Tainted Knights, #1)
    More Than Words
    The Music Shop
    I Have Lost My Way
    When It's Real
    How To Be Famous
    The Ensemble
    High Fidelity by Nick HornbyBurning Down Rome by Melodie RamonePast Deadline by John ZelaznyNo One Here Gets Out Alive by Danny SugermanNick & Norah's Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn
    Best Music Books
    258 books — 133 voters
    A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy TooleA Streetcar Named Desire by Tennessee WilliamsThe Awakening by Kate ChopinThe Witching Hour by Anne RiceL'Immortalite by T.R. Heinan
    Best New Orleans Books
    309 books — 259 voters

    Just Listen by Sarah DessenIf I Stay by Gayle FormanThis Lullaby by Sarah DessenWhere She Went by Gayle FormanNick & Norah's Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn
    Fiction Involving Rock/Pop Music
    744 books — 997 voters

    The Republic by PlatoBeing and Time by Martin HeideggerThe Odyssey by HomerAgainst the Flow by Peter AbbsConfessions by Jean-Jacques Rousseau
    Best books for humanities degree
    274 books — 104 voters
    A Short History of Nearly Everything by Bill BrysonFreakonomics by Steven D. LevittQuiet by Susan CainThe Ecological Rift by John Bellamy FosterThe Systems View of Life by Fritjof Capra
    Best 21st Century Non-Fiction
    670 books — 453 voters

    Musicophilia: Tales of Music and the Brain
    This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession
    Just Kids
    Life
    The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century
    Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
    Chronicles, Volume One
    How Music Works
    Our Band Could Be Your Life: Scenes from the American Indie Underground, 1981-1991
    Love Is a Mix Tape
    Hunger Makes Me a Modern Girl
    Girl in a Band
    No One Here Gets Out Alive
    Rip it Up and Start Again
    If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)

    Rob Sheffield
    Rob Sheffield Talking to Girls About Duran Duran: One Young Man's Quest for True Love and a Cooler Haircut
    His Favorite Books About Music: A product of the '80s, the Rolling Stone journalist and author of the new memoir, Talking to Girls About Duran Duran, syncs up to share five books about music.
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    Bob Marley
    One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain.
    Bob Marley

    William Shakespeare
    If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it; that surfeiting, The appetite may sicken, and so die.
    William Shakespeare, Twelfth Night

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