By Sarah Hill,Michael Drewett
By Sarah Hill,Michael Drewett
By Mick Middles
Their tale is compelling – a posh musical collaboration in an eight-piece band that has coalesced round Win Butler and Régine Chassagne. they've got triumphed around the world at fairs and stadiums while racking up 3 award-winning albums: Funeral, Neon Bible and The Suburbs.
This is the tale of a really attention-grabbing band whose track has continually triumphed over the trimmings of success.
By Mark Brend
By Jed Pitman
By Michael Heatley
By Anthony Reynolds
As good as their revealing bills, the writer has won entry to hours of formerly unpublished interviews with Cohen in addition to video archive recordings from a number of a long time. The ebook additionally contains an authoritative precis of each Cohen album, with insights and memories provided from the musicians who seemed at the recordings.
Gradually, regardless of Cohen’s personal good-natured evasiveness during the last forty years, a shockingly frank portrait starts off to emerge of the mythical determine who instructions extraordinary loyalty from his enthusiasts and fans, old and young. From the far away days of his penniless beginnings as a much-praised poet in Montreal, in the course of the travels, affairs and spiritual problem to his most up-to-date excursions, Cohen’s amazing lifestyles and physique of labor is tested as by no means earlier than.
The booklet contains many formerly unpublished photographs.
By Rupert Perry
How did significant singer grew to become writer Dick James get to deal with Lennon and McCartney's songs? Why did Michael Jackson's stake within the mythical catalogue reason a rift with Paul McCartney? Why does Paul McCartney now personal simply Beatles songs?
Also contains interviews with George Martin, Paul McCartney, the overdue Dick James' son Steven, Yoko Ono and people within the recognize from Apple Corp, DJM and EMI.
After 10 years as a journalist, together with operating for Melody Maker and Disc, Brian Southall joined A&M documents among 1973 and 2003 and labored for EMI documents as a expert to Warner song overseas, HMV team and the British Phonographic undefined. He has written books together with the History of Abbey highway Studios, The A-Z of checklist Labels and the Story of the Brit Awards.
By Lucio Salvini
Dalle melodie sanremesi alla rivoluzione dei cantautori, dall’irriverenza di Battiato a Battisti che sbanca il tavolo del pop italiano, agli scimmiottamenti prima rock poi punk, alla mistica delle primedonne: un susseguirsi di personaggi, canzoni e avvenimenti che hanno segnato l. a. storia personale e pubblica di almeno tre generazioni.
Lucio Salvini, che di quest’epoca è stato un protagonista alla guida delle più importanti aziende discografiche italiane, ha vissuto in prima personality l. a. scoperta e il lancio di tanti artisti, i successi e qualche errore: un’epopea fantastica, che ci racconta rievocando accadimenti sconosciuti, bizzarrie, astuzie e curiosità appassionanti e divertenti.
Da Sassi di Gino Paoli al Cane con i capelli di Jannacci, dai dervisci in Genesi di Franco Battiato all’orata al sale di De André, alla dieta truffaldina dell’Equipe eighty four, è una galoppata che si legge d’un fiato con l. a. musica nella mente e negli occhi los angeles nostalgia di un mondo che non c’è più.
Lucio Salvini è nato a Milano. Dopo studi ed esperienze a Londra, Parigi e Francoforte è stato giornalista e autore televisivo.
Entrato alla Ricordi come responsabile dell’ufficio stampa, ne è stato direttore generale in step with diciassette anni, in step with poi passare un decennio come amministratore delegato alla Fonit Cetra. Con Franco Franchi e Tinin Mantegazza ha pubblicato Filibusta (Milano 1974).
Giovanni Choukhadarian è nato a Sanremo. Giornalista, ha scritto e scrive su “la Repubblica”, “il Giornale”, “Il Foglio”, “L’Indice dei libri del mese”. Ha pubblicato numerosi studi sulla storia della canzone italiana.
By Steve Boone,Tony Moss
Little did Steve Boone recognize that the trail of his existence and profession might quickly take a flip for the unusual, person who could finally locate him the realm during the bars of a prison mobilephone. From captaining a seaworthy company to smuggle marijuana into the U.S. from Colombia, to a interval of habit, to the profitable reformation of the band he’d helped made recognized, warmer Than a fit Head tells the tale of Boone’s own trip besides that of 1 of crucial and enduring teams of the 1960s.
By Christian Matijas-Mecca
A attention-grabbing examine of Brian Wilson's inventive occupation as a composer, manufacturer, performer, and collaborator that addresses all elements of Brian's five-decade-long track occupation via his inventive tools and processes.
• offers the 1st entire and career-spanning biography of Brian Wilson and unique exam of his musical career
• Considers Wilson's paintings with The seashore Boys and the numerous performers and bands with whom he collaborated as manufacturer, songwriter, and performer in a chronological narrative rather than categorizing his paintings as "Beach Boys" and "Other"
• Discusses Wilson's various musical actions as comprising equivalent elements dedicated to composition, creation, functionality, and collaboration
• varieties via quite a few conflicting narratives approximately Brian Wilson's occupation which will supply a correct account of his artistic chronology