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Can't Stop Won't Stop: A History of the Hip-Hop Generation

Can't Stop Won't Stop

A History of the Hip-Hop Generation

St. Martin's Publishing Group (2007)
CA$10.99

Can't Stop Won't Stop is a powerful cultural and social history of the end of the American century,...

The History of Jazz
Oxford University Press (2011)
CA$15.35

On its initial release, The History of Jazz was heralded as a classic: it was honored as one of...

How to Listen to Great Music: A Guide to Its History, Culture, and Heart

How to Listen to Great Music

A Guide to Its History, Culture, and Heart

Penguin Publishing Group (2011)
CA$13.99

The perfect music gift from one of the most trusted names in continuing education. Learn how to...

All Shook Up: How Rock 'n' Roll Changed America

All Shook Up

How Rock 'n' Roll Changed America

Oxford University Press (2003)
CA$16.53

The birth of rock 'n roll ignited a firestorm of controversy--one critic called it "musical riots...

This Is Your Brain on Music: The Science of a Human Obsession

This Is Your Brain on Music

The Science of a Human Obsession

Penguin Publishing Group (2006)
CA$14.99

In this groundbreaking union of art and science, rocker-turned-neuroscientist Daniel J....

The Rock History Reader
Taylor & Francis (2006)
CA$39.32

Browse the course listings for most universities or colleges and chances are good that you will find...

Bach's Cello Suites, Volumes 1 and 2: Analyses and Explorations
Indiana University Press (2007)
CA$11.99

J. S. Bach’s Suites for Unaccompanied Cello are among the most cherished and frequently played works...

Mozart's Music of Friends: Social Interplay in the Chamber Works

Mozart's Music of Friends

Social Interplay in the Chamber Works

Cambridge University Press (2016)
CA$26.10

This study analyzes chamber music from Mozart's time within its highly social salon-performance...

Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me: What Pop Music Rivalries Reveal About the Meaning of Life

Your Favorite Band Is Killing Me

What Pop Music Rivalries Reveal About the Meaning of Life

Little, Brown and Company (2016)
CA$10.99

One of Amazon's Best Books of 2016 So Far Music critic Steven Hyden explores nineteen music...

Sound of the Beast: The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal

Sound of the Beast

The Complete Headbanging History of Heavy Metal

HarperCollins (2010)
CA$11.99

The definitive history of the first 30 years of heavy metal, containing over 100 interviews with...