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Elvis, Strait, to Jesus: An Iconic Producer's Journey with Legends of Rock 'n' Roll, Country, and Gospel Music

TONY BROWN · Center Street
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

The King of Nashville, Tony Brown, offers a rare photographic journey through his 40-year career--including historical pictures and contemporary portraits of rock, country, and gospel music legends--in which he produced hundreds of #1 country songs that are beloved by millions. From a child...
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Miles Davis: The Collected Artwork

Scott Gutterman · Insight Editions
Format: Book

One of the most influential musicians of the twentieth century, Miles Davis was a man of many talents. Around 1980, he turned to sketching and painting to, as he explained, keep his “mind occupied with something when [he was] not playing music.” This hobby quickly turned into...
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The Art of Horror Movies: An Illustrated History

Stephen Jones · Applause Theatre & Cinema Books
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

(Applause Books) . This magnificent companion to The Art of Horror , from the same creative team behind that award-winning illustrated volume, looks at the entire history of the horror film, from the silent era right up to the latest releases and trends. Through a series of informative...
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Ruth Asawa

Ruth Asawa · David Zwirner Books
Pages: 199
Format: Hardcover

Known for her intricate and dynamic wire sculptures, the American sculptor, educator and arts activist Ruth Asawa challenged conventional notions of material and form through her emphasis on lightness and transparency.Asawa began her now iconic looped-wire works in the late 1940s while...
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Visualizing The Beatles: A Complete Graphic History of the World's Favorite Band

JOHN PRING · Dey Street Books
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Foreword by Rob SheffieldFilled with stunning full-color infographics, a unique, album-by-album visual history of the evolution of the Beatles that examines how their style, their sound, their instruments, their songs, their tours, and the world they inhabited transformed over the course...
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The Jewelry Recipe Book: Transforming Ordinary Materials into Stylish and Distinctive Earrings, Bracelets, Necklaces, and Pins

Nancy Soriano · Artisan Publishers
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

The Jewelry Recipe Book takes materials available at large craft stores (as well as specialty shops and artisan shops on Etsy) - beads, shrink plastic, leather, lace, pearls, sequins, polymer clay, yarn, and pinecones, to name a few - and transforms them into one-of-a-kind pieces of jewelry....
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The Asylum: A collage of couture reminiscences...and hysteria

Simon Doonan · Blue Rider Press
Format: Hardcover

After nearly a lifetime spent in the Industry, author and fashion insider Simon Doonan is ready to let you in on a little secret: his peers in this multibillion-dollar industry are just as nutty as the denizens of your local loony bin. In The Asylum, an unabashedly hilarious collection...
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Five Came Back: A Story of Hollywood and the Second World War

Mark Harris · Penguin Press
Pages: 511
Format: Hardcover

The extraordinary wartime experience of five of Hollywood's most legendary directors, all of whom put their stamp on World War II and were changed forever by itIn Pictures at a Revolution, Mark Harris turned the story of the five movies nominated for Best Picture in 1967 into a landmark...
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Sign Painters

Faythe Levine · Princeton Architectural Press
Pages: 183
Format: Paperback

There was a time-as recently as the 1980s-when storefronts, murals, banners, barn signs, billboards, and even street signs were all hand-lettered with brush and paint. But, like many skilled trades, the sign industry has been overrun by the techno-fueled promise of quicker and cheaper....
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Top of the Morning: Inside the Cutthroat World of Morning TV

Brian Stelter · Grand Central Publishing; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

Like Bill Carter chronicling the late night wars in his classic The Late Shift, star New York Times reporter Brian Stelter reveals all the dish and dirt behind the polite smiles and perky demeanors of morning television in his much-anticipated...TOP OF THE MORNINGWhen America wakes up with...
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Lament from Epirus: An Odyssey into Europe's Oldest Surviving Folk Music

Christopher C King · W. W. Norton & Company
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

In the tradition of Patrick Leigh Fermor and Geoff Dyer, a Grammy-winning producer discovers a powerful and ancient folk music tradition. In a dark record shop in Istanbul, renowned collector Christopher King uncovered some of the strangest -- and most hypnotic -- sounds he had ever heard....
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The Coat Route: Craft, Luxury, & Obsession on the Trail of a $50,000 Coat

Meg Lukens Noonan · Spiegel & Grau
Format: Book

In today’s world of fast fashion, is there a place for a handcrafted $50,000 coat?   When journalist Meg Lukens Noonan learned of an unthinkably expensive, entirely handcrafted overcoat that a fourth-generation tailor had made for one of his longtime clients, she set off on an adventure...
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Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop

Vikki Tobak · Clarkson Potter
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

An inside look at the work of hip-hop photographers told through their most intimate diaries - their contact sheets. Featuring rare outtakes from over 100 photoshoots alongside interviews and essays from industry legends, Contact High: A Visual History of Hip-Hop takes readers on a chronological...
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Bob Dylan: NYC 1961-1964

Chris Murray · Rizzoli
Format: Hardcover

For those who love or have collected early Bob Dylan bootleg albums, an archive of never before published photographs of the young Dylan, when he first moved to New York City in the early 1960s. It was in late 1961, photographer Ted Russell recalls, that he first heard about an "up-and-coming...
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Mystical Symbolism: The Salon de la Rose Croix in Paris, 1892–1897

Vivien Greene · Guggenheim Museum Publications
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

Mystical Symbolism: The Salon de la Rose Croix in Paris, 1892-1897 accompanied the first-ever museum presentation examining the Salon de la Rose Croix, a series of annual exhibitions established by eccentric French author, critic, occultist and Rosicrucian Joséphin Péladan. The Rose Croix...
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