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Author: John Doe and Tom Desavia | Narrator: John Doe and Tom Desavia
Release Date: June 04, 2019
Sequel to Grammy-nominated bestseller Under the Big Black Sun, continuing the up-close and personal account of the L.A. punk scene

Picking up where Under the Big Black Sun left off, More Fun in the New World explores the years 1982 to 1986, covering the dizzying pinnacle of L.
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Author: Alan B. Krueger
Release Date: June 04, 2019
Alan Krueger, the former chairman of the president's Council of Economic Advisers, uses the music industry, from superstar artists to music executives, from managers to promoters, as a way in to explain key principles of economics, and the forces shaping our economic lives.
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Author: Joseph Vogel
Release Date: June 04, 2019
Available for the first time in paperback. cultural critic Joseph Vogel's smart, insightful, and moving exploration of the solo works of Michael Jackson--a wonderful gift to fans on the tenth anniversary of his death.

When news broke of Michael Jackson's death on June 25, 2009, the world mourned his death by celebrating his work--some of the most joyful and cherished songs of our era.
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Author: Michael Azerrad
Release Date: April 23, 2019
Nirvana came out of nowhere in 1991 to sell  nearly five million copies of their landmark album  Nevermind, whose thunderous sound  and indelible melodies embodied all the confusion,  frustration, and passion of the emerging  Generation X.
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Author: Veronica Chambers | Narrator: January LaVoy and Sullivan Jones
Release Date: March 05, 2019
From the editor of the bestselling anthology The Meaning of Michelle, a celebration of one of the greatest stars of our time, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

Beyoncé. Her name conjures more than music, it has come to be synonymous with beauty, glamour, power, creativity, love, romance and sex appeal.
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Author: Geoff Edgers | Narrator: Geoff Edgers
Release Date: February 05, 2019
Washington Post staff writer Geoff Edgers takes a deep dive into the story behind "Walk This Way," Aerosmith and Run-DMC's legendary, groundbreaking mashup that forever changed music.

The early 1980s were an exciting time for music.
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Author: Jeff Tweedy | Narrator: Jeff Tweedy
Release Date: November 13, 2018
The singer, guitarist, and songwriter, best known for his work with Wilco, opens up about his past, his songs, the music, and the people that have inspired him.

Few bands have inspired as much devotion as the Chicago rock band Wilco, and it's thanks, in large part, to the band's singer, songwriter, and guiding light.
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Author: Anthony Tommasini | Narrator: Mark Bramhall
Release Date: November 06, 2018
An exploration into the question of greatness from the Chief Classical Music Critic of the New York Times

When he began to listen to the great works of classical music as a child, Anthony Tommasini had many questions. Why did a particular piece move him.
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Author: Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz | Narrator: Various, Michael Diamond and Adam Horovitz
Release Date: October 30, 2018
A panoramic experience that tells the story of Beastie Boys, an audiobook as unique as the band itself.
 
Formed as a New York City hardcore band in 1981, Beastie Boys struck an unlikely path to global hip hop superstardom. Here is their story, told for the first time in the words of the band.
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Author: Judith Chernaik | Narrator: Judith Chernaik and Nicol Zanzarella
Release Date: September 18, 2018
A groundbreaking account of Robert Schumann, a major composer and key figure of Romanticism, whose life and works have been the subject of intense controversy since his early death in a mental asylum.

Schumann. The Faces and the Masks draws us into the milieu of the Romantic movement, which enraptured poets, musicians, painters, and their audiences in the early nineteenth century and beyond, even to the present day.
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Author: Nate Chinen | Narrator: Ron Butler
Release Date: August 14, 2018
One of jazz’s leading critics gives us an invigorating, richly detailed portrait of the artists and events that have shaped the music of our time. Grounded in authority and brimming with style, Playing Changes is the first book to take the measure of this exhilarating moment.
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Author: Pamela Colloff | Narrator: Staci Snell
Release Date: February 13, 2018
In partnership with Texas Monthly, Pamela Colloff's "Dreaming of Her" is now available as an audio download, where the length and timeliness of a podcast meets the high-quality production of a full-length audio program.

On March 31, 1995, South Texas came to a standstill as the shocking news spread that the hugely popular Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla Perez had been shot and killed in Corpus Christi.
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