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1. Cover image for 'Broadway Rhythm'
Imaging the City in Song
Dominic Symonds
Imaginative walking tours that retrace the map of Manhattan as it resonates with the music of Broadway

 
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Imaging the City in Song
Dominic Symonds
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2. Cover image for 'The British Blues Network'
Adoption, Emulation, and Creativity
Andrew Kellett
An exciting new examination of how African-American blues music was emulated and used by white British musicians in the late 1950s and early 1960s

 
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2. Cover image for 'The British Blues Network'
Adoption, Emulation, and Creativity
Andrew Kellett
An exciting new examination of how African-American blues music was emulated and used by white British musicians in the late 1950s and early 1960s

 
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Adoption, Emulation, and Creativity
Andrew Kellett
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3. Cover image for 'I Hear a Symphony'
Motown and Crossover R&B
Andrew Flory
Investigates how the music of Motown Records functioned as the center of the company’s creative and economic impact worldwide
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Motown and Crossover R&B
Andrew Flory
Investigates how the music of Motown Records functioned as the center of the company’s creative and economic impact worldwide
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Motown and Crossover R&B
Andrew Flory
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4. Cover image for 'Good Vibrations'
Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys in Critical Perspective
Philip Lambert, Editor
An international, interdisciplinary exploration of the band that helped define 1960s America

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Brian Wilson and the Beach Boys in Critical Perspective
Philip Lambert, Editor
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Musical Borrowing in Hip-Hop
Justin A. Williams
The first book-length study of one of the most essential elements of hip-hop: musical borrowing
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5. Cover image for 'Rhymin' and Stealin''
Musical Borrowing in Hip-Hop
Justin A. Williams
The first book-length study of one of the most essential elements of hip-hop: musical borrowing
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Musical Borrowing in Hip-Hop
Justin A. Williams
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6. Cover image for 'Music in American Crime Prevention and Punishment'
Lily E. Hirsch

A critical examination of the ways in which music is understood and exploited in American law enforcement and justice

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6. Cover image for 'Music in American Crime Prevention and Punishment'
Lily E. Hirsch

A critical examination of the ways in which music is understood and exploited in American law enforcement and justice

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7. Cover image for 'The Black Musician and the White City'
Race and Music in Chicago, 1900-1967
Amy Absher
An exploration of the history of African American musicians in Chicago during the mid-20th century
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Race and Music in Chicago, 1900-1967
Amy Absher
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Race and Music in Chicago, 1900-1967
Amy Absher
An exploration of the history of African American musicians in Chicago during the mid-20th century
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8. Cover image for 'Detroit Country Music'
Mountaineers, Cowboys, and Rockabillies
Craig Maki with Keith Cady

The first book to tell the story of country music in Detroit

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Mountaineers, Cowboys, and Rockabillies
Craig Maki with Keith Cady

The first book to tell the story of country music in Detroit

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Mountaineers, Cowboys, and Rockabillies
Craig Maki with Keith Cady
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9. Cover image for 'The American Stravinsky'
The Style and Aesthetics of Copland's New American Music, the Early Works, 1921-1938
Gayle Murchison
The first study to show Copland's style development from his early works through his first widely accessible ballet
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The Style and Aesthetics of Copland's New American Music, the Early Works, 1921-1938
Gayle Murchison
The first study to show Copland's style development from his early works through his first widely accessible ballet
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9. Cover image for 'The American Stravinsky'
The Style and Aesthetics of Copland's New American Music, the Early Works, 1921-1938
Gayle Murchison
The first study to show Copland's style development from his early works through his first widely accessible ballet
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10. Cover image for 'Counterculture Kaleidoscope'
Musical and Cultural Perspectives on Late Sixties San Francisco
Nadya Zimmerman
A bold reconsideration of the meaning of 1960s San Francisco counterculture
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Musical and Cultural Perspectives on Late Sixties San Francisco
Nadya Zimmerman
A bold reconsideration of the meaning of 1960s San Francisco counterculture
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Musical and Cultural Perspectives on Late Sixties San Francisco
Nadya Zimmerman
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11. Cover image for 'Sounding Like a No-No'
Queer Sounds and Eccentric Acts in the Post-Soul Era
Francesca T. Royster

Black popular music and offbeat performance, from Eartha Kitt to Meshell Ndegeocello

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11. Cover image for 'Sounding Like a No-No'
Queer Sounds and Eccentric Acts in the Post-Soul Era
Francesca T. Royster

Black popular music and offbeat performance, from Eartha Kitt to Meshell Ndegeocello

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Queer Sounds and Eccentric Acts in the Post-Soul Era
Francesca T. Royster
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12. Cover image for 'I Don't Sound Like Nobody'
Remaking Music in 1950s America
Albin J. Zak III

A definitive study of the most important decade in post-World War II popular music history

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12. Cover image for 'I Don't Sound Like Nobody'
Remaking Music in 1950s America
Albin J. Zak III

A definitive study of the most important decade in post-World War II popular music history

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12. Cover image for 'I Don't Sound Like Nobody'
Remaking Music in 1950s America
Albin J. Zak III

A definitive study of the most important decade in post-World War II popular music history

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13. Cover image for 'Music Is My Life'
Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
A groundbreaking study of Louis Armstrong’s autobiographical practices
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Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
A groundbreaking study of Louis Armstrong’s autobiographical practices
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Louis Armstrong, Autobiography, and American Jazz
Daniel Stein
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14. Cover image for 'Say Word!'
Voices from Hip Hop Theater
An Anthology Edited and with an Introduction by Daniel Banks
Compelling plays by leading Hip Hop artists writing in the language of today
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Voices from Hip Hop Theater
An Anthology Edited and with an Introduction by Daniel Banks
Compelling plays by leading Hip Hop artists writing in the language of today
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15. Cover image for 'Soul Music'
Tracking the Spiritual Roots of Pop from Plato to Motown
Joel Rudinow
A meditative exploration of the essence of soul in popular music
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Tracking the Spiritual Roots of Pop from Plato to Motown
Joel Rudinow
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16. Cover image for 'Highbrow/Lowdown'
Theater, Jazz, and the Making of the New Middle Class
David Savran

The culture clash that permanently changed American theater

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A History of the Rock Musical, from Hair to Hedwig
Elizabeth L. Wollman

Chronicles the rock musical's artistic and financial blockbusters—and bombs—from 1960 to the present

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A History of the Rock Musical, from Hair to Hedwig
Elizabeth L. Wollman

Chronicles the rock musical's artistic and financial blockbusters---and bombs---from 1960 to the present

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18. Cover image for 'Natural Acts'
Gender, Race, and Rusticity in Country Music
Pamela Fox

Hillbilly, honky-tonk, Nashville glitz, or alt.country: what makes music authentically country?

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Gender, Race, and Rusticity in Country Music
Pamela Fox

Hillbilly, honky-tonk, Nashville glitz, or alt.country: what makes music authentically country?

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19. Cover image for 'Ellington Uptown'
Duke Ellington, James P. Johnson, and the Birth of Concert Jazz
John Howland

Explores a little-discussed yet truly hybrid American musical tradition lost between the canons of authentic jazz and classical music

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20. Cover image for 'New Orleans Style and the Writing of American Jazz History'
Bruce Boyd Raeburn

A fascinating and insightful study of the development of New Orleans jazz and its effect on jazz history

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20. Cover image for 'New Orleans Style and the Writing of American Jazz History'
Bruce Boyd Raeburn

A fascinating and insightful study of the development of New Orleans jazz and its effect on jazz history

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21. Cover image for 'Old Roots, New Routes'
The Cultural Politics of Alt.Country Music
Pamela Fox and Barbara Ching, editors
An in-depth look at the influences, meaning, and identity of this contemporary music form
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The Cultural Politics of Alt.Country Music
Pamela Fox and Barbara Ching, editors
An in-depth look at the influences, meaning, and identity of this contemporary music form
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22. Cover image for 'Don't Deny My Name'
Words and Music and the Black Intellectual Tradition
Lorenzo Thomas
Reflections on the relationships between black American intellectuals and African American  musical traditions from blues to hip hop
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Words and Music and the Black Intellectual Tradition
Lorenzo Thomas
Reflections on the relationships between black American intellectuals and African American  musical traditions from blues to hip hop
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23. Cover image for 'Lennie Tristano'
His Life in Music
Eunmi Shim
The first biography of one of the most influential but unheralded musicians in jazz history
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Hardcover 2007 $45.00 Available Add Hardcover for "Lennie Tristano" to Cart
24. Cover image for 'A Change Is Gonna Come'
Music, Race & the Soul of America
Revised Edition
Craig Werner
The new edition of the groundbreaking chronicle of forty years of black music in America
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Paper 2006 $26.95 Available Add Paper for "A Change Is Gonna Come" to Cart
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The Quintessence of American Popular Music
Arthur Kempton
The much-anticipated paperback edition of Arthur Kempton's story on the art, influence, and commerce of Black American popular music
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