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Music Makers In Memoirs and Biographies

Friday, November 16th, 2012
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I know there’s someone on your list who really loves music, be it pop, rock, heavy metal, or jazz. How about gifting a great book

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Five Books About Music You Should Be Reading Now

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012
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How wonderful it must be to be able to make music! Nothing is more evocative in our lives. Have you ever been walking down the

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Johnny, We Hardly Knew Ye; Biographies This Season

Friday, December 2nd, 2011
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There’s no shortage of fine biographies to give this holiday season, and no better reading. Chris Matthews has done the near impossible; he’s actually written

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Master Class: An Introduction to The Yardbirds

Sunday, May 15th, 2011
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The Yardbirds have a strange legacy in the annals of rock history. They are celebrated as the band where Eric Clapton, Jeff Beck, and Jimmy

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John Lennon: His Best Solo Songs

Wednesday, December 8th, 2010
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As of December 8, 2010, the world will have existed without the voice of John Lennon for three decades. He was murdered by a deranged

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