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  • Brian Eno's Another Green World

    Brian Eno's Another Green World
    av Geeta Dayal

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826427861

    It was the strange and mystical "Another Green World" (1975) that was the cosmic bridge between Old Eno and New Eno, between Rock and Ambient, between the guitar and the synthesizer, between the old world and electronic music as we know it. "Another…

  • Aphex Twin's Selected Ambient Works Volume II

    Aphex Twin's Selected Ambient Works Volume II
    av Marc Weidenbaum

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623568900

    Extravagantly opaque, willfully vaporous — Aphex Twin’s Selected Ambient Works Volume II, released by the estimable British label Warp Records in 1994, rejuvenated ambient music for the Internet Age that was just dawning. In the United S…

  • The Beatles' Let it be

    The Beatles' Let it be
    av Steve Matteo

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826416346

    The recording sessions for Let It Be were actually begun as rehearsals for a proposed return to live stage work for the Beatles, to be inaugurated in a concert at a Roman amphitheatre in Tunisia. Here, Steve Matteo delves deep into the complex histo…

  • Suicide's Suicide

    Suicide's Suicide
    av Andi Coulter

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355660

    New York City in the 1970s was an urban nightmare: destitute, dirty, and dangerous. As the country collectively turned its back on the Big Apple, two musical vigilantes rose out of the miasma. Armed only with amplified AC current, Suicide's Alan Veg…

  • Beastie Boys Paul's Boutique

    Beastie Boys Paul's Boutique
    av Dan LeRoy

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826417411

    Derided as one-hit wonders, estranged from their original producer and record label, and in self-imposed exile in Los Angeles, the Beastie Boys were written off by most observers before even beginning to record their second album - an embarrassing c…

  • LCD Soundsystem?s Sound Of Silver

    LCD Soundsystem?s Sound Of Silver
    av Ryan Leas

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501325618

    When LCD Soundsystem broke up in 2011, they left behind a small but remarkable catalog of music. On top of the genius singles and a longform composition for Nike, there was a trilogy of full-length albums. During that initial run, LCD Soundsystem&md…

  • Devo's Freedom of Choice

    Devo's Freedom of Choice
    av Evie Nagy

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623563448

    Finally, after all that waiting, The Future arrived in 1980. Ohio art-rockers Devo had plainly prepared with their 1979 second LP Duty Now for the Future, and now it was go time. Propelled by the new decade's high-tech, free-market, pre-AIDS promise…

  • Bob Dylan Highway 61 Revisited

    Bob Dylan Highway 61 Revisited
    av Mark Polizzotti

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826417756

    "Highway 61 Revisited" resonates because of its enduring emotional appeal. Few songwriters before Dylan or since have combined so effectively the intensely personal with the spectacularly universal. In "Like a Rolling Stone", his gleeful excoriation…

  • Roxy Music's Avalon

    Roxy Music's Avalon
    av Simon A. Morrison

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355349

    Having designed Roxy Music as an haute couture suit hand-stitched of punk and progressive music, Bryan Ferry redesigned it. He made Roxy Music ever dreamier and mellower—reaching back to sadly beautiful chivalric romances. Dadaist (punk) noise…

  • Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' Murder Ballads

    Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds' Murder Ballads
    av Santi Elijah Holley

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355141

    In a bar called The Bucket of Blood, a man shoots the bartender four times in the head. In the small town of Millhaven, a teenage girl secretly and gleefully murders her neighbors. A serial killer travels from home to home, quoting John Milton in hi…

  • Tom Waits' Swordfishtrombones

    Tom Waits' Swordfishtrombones
    av David Smay

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826427823

    Two entwined narratives run through the creation of "Swordfishtrombones" and form the backbone of this book. As the 1970s ended, Waits felt increasingly constrained and trapped by his persona and career. Bitter and desperately unhappy, he moved to N…

  • Dinosaur Jr.'s You're Living All Over Me

    Dinosaur Jr.'s You're Living All Over Me
    av Nick Attfield

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441187789

    This is an in-depth study of the visceral slacker classic from 1987, an album that influenced enormously the nascent alternative scene. Dinosaur Jr, the stereotypical slackers. Mascis, Barlow, Murph (just Murph): three early-twenty somethings still…

  • My Bloody Valentine Loveless

    My Bloody Valentine Loveless
    av Mike McGonigal

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826415486

    This epoch-making record of the late '80s effortlessly combines dense swathes of guitar noise and dance music. This turned out to be their last record, guitarist and studio maestro Kevin Shields having set their standards so high it was impossible t…

  • The Shangri-Las? Golden Hits of the Shangri-Las

    The Shangri-Las? Golden Hits of the Shangri-Las
    av Ada Wolin

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501331749

    Of the many girl-groups that came out of the 1960s, none is more idiosyncratic and influential than the Shangri-Las. They were together only five years, but within that time they subverted pop standards and foreshadowed a generation of tough women i…

  • Nirvana In Utero

    Nirvana In Utero
    av Gillian G. Gaar

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826417763

    Though "Nevermind" was Nirvana's most commercially successful album, and the record that broke them - and the grunge phenomenon - internationally, "In Utero" has increasingly become regarded as the band's best album, both by the critics and the band…

  • Madness One Step Beyond

    Madness One Step Beyond
    av Terry Edwards

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826429063

    Through extensive interviews with the band, as well as producers Clive Langer & Alan Winstanley, Terry Edwards tells the inside story of how Madness rose to be the most successful singles band of the 1980s in the UK charts. Madness came to prominenc…

  • Pearl Jam's Vs.

    Pearl Jam's Vs.
    av Clint Brownlee

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355301

    Vs. is the sound of a band on fire. The same confluence of talent, passion, timing, and fate that made “grunge” the world’s soundtrack also lit a short fuse beneath Pearl Jam. The band combusted between late 1992 and mid-1994, the…

  • Celine Dion Let's Talk About Love

    Celine Dion Let's Talk About Love
    av Carl Wilson

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826427885

    This book is a riveting investigation of what it means to love music and what it means to hate music, both of good and bad taste.Non-fans regard Celine Dion as ersatz and plastic, yet to those who love her, no one could be more real, with her impove…

  • Miles Davis' Bitches Brew

    Miles Davis' Bitches Brew
    av George Grella

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929430

    It was 1969, and Miles Davis, prince of cool, was on the edge of being left behind by a dynamic generation of young musicians, an important handful of whom had been in his band. Rock music was flying off in every direction, just as America itself se…

  • Black Sabbath

    Black Sabbath
    av John Darnielle

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826428998

    John Darnielle describes Master of Reality through a fictional character, a fifteen-year-old boy being held in an adolescent psychiatric centre in southern California in 1985.John Darnielle describes "Master of Reality" in the voice of a fifteen-yea…

  • Prince's Sign O'the Times

    Prince's Sign O'the Times
    av Michaelangelo Matos

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826415479

    33 1/3 is a new series of short books about critically acclaimed and much-loved albums of the last 40 years. Focusing on one album rather than an artist's entire output, the books dispense with the standard biographical background that fans know alr…

  • Slint's Spiderland

    Slint's Spiderland
    av Scott Tennent

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781441170262

    This is a thorough history of Slint, and the Louisville scene that surrounded the band, leading up to and focusing on the creation of their masterpiece, "Spiderland". Of all the seminal albums to come out in 1991 - the year of "Nevermind", "Loveless…

  • Elvis Presley's From Elvis in Memphis

    Elvis Presley's From Elvis in Memphis
    av Eric Wolfson

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355387

    A Classic Rock book of 2020 "I had to leave town for a little while--" with these words, Elvis Presley truly came home to rock and roll. A little over a month earlier he had staged rock’s first and greatest comeback in a television program, fo…

  • Lou Reed's Transformer

    Lou Reed's Transformer
    av Ezra Furman

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501323058

    Transformer, Lou Reed's most enduringly popular album, is described with varying labels: it's often called a glam rock album, a proto-punk album, a commercial breakthrough for Lou Reed, and an album about being gay. And yet, it doesn't neatly fit in…

  • David Bowie : Low

    David Bowie : Low
    av Hugo Wilcken

    Inbunden - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789187291777

    David Bowies album Low var banbrytande med sin kombination av rhythm´n´blues och elektronisk musik. Bland musikerna i studion, både på slottet i Frankrike och i Berlin, fanns Brian Eno med sina revolutionerande idéer och elektronik. Sound And Vision…

  • Belle and Sebastian's If You're Feeling Sinister

    Belle and Sebastian's If You're Feeling Sinister
    av Scott Plagenhoef

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826428189

    "If You're Feeling Sinister" includes interviews with band members, producers, management, and a range of fans, and provides perspective on how Belle & Sebastian transformed themselves, over the space of a decade, from an underground, slightly shamb…

  • Music from Big Pink

    Music from Big Pink
    av John Niven

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826417718

    "Music From Big Pink" is a factional novella: a place where fictional characters rub shoulders with real people, and where actual documented events thread their way through the text alongside imagined scenarios. Through the eyes of twenty-three-year…

  • Geto Boys' The Geto Boys

    Geto Boys' The Geto Boys
    av Rolf Potts

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781628929461

    At the outset of summer in 1990, a Houston gangsta rap group called the Geto Boys was poised to debut its self-titled third album under the guidance of hip-hop guru Rick Rubin. What might have been a low-profile remix release from a little-known cor…

  • Radiohead's Kid A

    Radiohead's Kid A
    av Marvin Lin

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826423436

    This is a brilliant exploration of Radiohead's game-changing album, looking at its place in the career of "The World's Best Band" with ten years of hindsight. Radiohead's Kid A never had a chance on paper. Not only did the band have the unenviable t…

  • A Tribe Called Quest People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm

    A Tribe Called Quest People's Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm
    av Shawn Taylor

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826419231

    One of the finest hip-hop albums ever made, A Tribe Called Quest's debut record (featuring stone-cold classics like "Can I Kick It?" and "Bonita Applebum") took the idea of the boasting hip-hop male and turned it on its head. For many listeners, whe…

  • D?Angelo?s Voodoo

    D?Angelo?s Voodoo
    av Faith A. Pennick

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336508

    Voodoo, D'Angelo's much-anticipated 2000 release, set the standard for the musical cycle ordained as "neo-soul," a label the singer and songwriter would reject more than a decade later. The album is a product of heightened emotions and fused sensibi…

  • Magnetic Fields 69 Love Songs

    Magnetic Fields 69 Love Songs
    av L.D. Beghtol

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826419255

    This is a fully illustrated oral history of the Magnetic Fields' 1999 triple album, "69 Love Songs" - an album that was afforded "classic" status by many almost as soon as it was released. LD Beghtol's book is chatty, incestuous, funny, dark, digres…

  • J Dilla's Donuts

    J Dilla's Donuts
    av Jordan Ferguson

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623561833

    From a Los Angeles hospital bed, equipped with little more than a laptop and a stack of records, James “J Dilla” Yancey crafted a set of tracks that would forever change the way beatmakers viewed their artform. The songs on Donuts are no…

  • Steely Dan's Aja

    Steely Dan's Aja
    av Don Breithaupt

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826427830

    "Aja" was the album that made Steely Dan a commercial force on the order of contemporaries like Fleetwood Mac, the Eagles and Chicago. A double-platinum, Grammy-winning bestseller, it lingered on the Billboard charts for more than a year and spawned…

  • Bruce Springsteen's Born in the USA

    Bruce Springsteen's Born in the USA
    av Geoffrey Himes

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826416612

    When Bruce Springsteen went back on the road in 1984, he opened every show by shouting out, "one, two, one, two, three, four," followed by the droning synth chords of "Born in the USA". Max Weinberg hit his drums with a two-fisted physicality that c…

  • The Replacements' Let it be

    The Replacements' Let it be
    av Colin Meloy

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826416339

    One of the defining moments of College Rock in the USA, Let It Be (and the Replacments themselves) had an enormous impact on the lives of the fans who fell under its spell. For Colin Meloy, a daydreaming adolescent in the cultural wilderness of Mont…

  • Duran Duran's Rio

    Duran Duran's Rio
    av Annie Zaleski

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501355189

    In the '80s, the Birmingham, England, band Duran Duran became closely associated with new wave, an idiosyncratic genre that dominated the decade's music and culture. No album represented this rip-it-up-and-start-again movement better than the act's…

  • Jimi Hendrix's Electric Ladyland

    Jimi Hendrix's Electric Ladyland
    av John Perry

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826415714

    33 1/3 is a new series of short books about critically acclaimed and much-loved albums of the last 40 years. Focusing on one album rather than an artist's entire output, the books dispense with the standard biographical background that fans know alr…

  • David Bowie's Diamond Dogs

    David Bowie's Diamond Dogs
    av Glenn Hendler

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501336584

    After his breakthrough with Ziggy Stardust and before his U.S. pop hits "Fame" and "Golden Years" David Bowie produced a dark and difficult concept album set in a post-apocalyptic "Hunger City" populated by post-human "mutants." Diamond Dogs include…

  • Fugazi's In on the Kill Taker

    Fugazi's In on the Kill Taker
    av Joe Gross

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501321399

    By June 1993, when Washington, D.C.’s Fugazi released their third full-length album In on the Kill Taker, the quartet was reaching a thunderous peak in popularity and influence. With two EPs (combined into the classic CD 13 songs) and two albu…

  • Nick Drake's Pink Moon

    Nick Drake's Pink Moon
    av Amanda Petrusich

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826427908

    The reverse of Nick Drake's headstone, wedged deep into the earth of an English parish church graveyard, reads: "Now we rise and we are everywhere." The words were penned by Drake in 1974: Thirty years later, they are jarringly prophetic. Like nearl…

  • Camp Lo's Uptown Saturday Night

    Camp Lo's Uptown Saturday Night
    av Patrick Rivers

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501322723

    Geechi Suede and Sonny Cheeba are Camp Lo. These two emcees from the Bronx, NY entered the American hip hop scene with an insider slang that bewildered listeners as they radiated the look of a bygone era of black culture. In 1996, they collaborated…

  • Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures

    Joy Division's Unknown Pleasures
    av Chris Ott

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826415493

    33 1/3 is a new series of short books about critically acclaimed and much-loved albums of the last 40 years. Focusing on one album rather than an artist's entire output, the books dispense with the standard biographical background that fans know alr…

  • The Smiths' Meat is Murder

    The Smiths' Meat is Murder
    av Joe Pernice

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826414946

    This title is one of many in a series of books which focus on epic albums of our time. Here, Joe Pernice looks at The Smith's album "Meat is Murder".

  • Siouxsie and the Banshees' Peepshow

    Siouxsie and the Banshees' Peepshow
    av Dr Samantha Bennett

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501321863

    In 1978, Siouxsie and the Banshees declared ‘We don’t see ourselves in the same context as other rock'n'roll bands.’ A decade later, and in the stark aftermath of a devastating storm, the band retreated to a 17th-century mansion ho…

  • Neil Young's Harvest

    Neil Young's Harvest
    av Sam Inglis

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826414953

    Neil Young's "Harvest" is one of those strange albums that has achieved lasting success without ever winning the full approval of rock critics or hardcore fans. Inglis here explores the creation of the album and its lasting appeal.

  • Stone Roses

    Stone Roses
    av Alex Green

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826417428

    The Stone Roses shows a band sizzling with skill, consumed with drive and aspiration and possessing an almost preternatural mastery of the pop paradigm. This book explores the political and cultural zeitgeist of England in 1989, and attempts to appr…

  • Serge Gainsbourg's Histoire de Melody Nelson

    Serge Gainsbourg's Histoire de Melody Nelson
    av Darran Anderson

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781623562878

    Outside his native France, the view of Serge Gainsbourg was once of a one-hit wonder lothario. This has been slowly replaced by an awareness of how talented and innovative a songwriter he was. Gainsbourg was an eclectic, protean figure; a Dadaist, p…

  • DJ Shadow Entroducing

    DJ Shadow Entroducing
    av Eliot Wilder

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780826416827

    What resonated about "Endtroducing" when it was released in 1996, and what makes it still resonate today, is the way in which it loosens itself from the mooring of the known and sails off into an uncharted territory that seems to exist both in and o…

  • Blondie's Parallel Lines

    Blondie's Parallel Lines
    av Kembrew McLeod

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781501302374

    Blondie’s Parallel Lines mixed punk, disco and radio-friendly FM rock with nostalgic influences from 1960s pop and girl group hits. This 1978 album kept one foot planted firmly in the past while remaining quite forward-looking, an impulse that…