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1001 albums you must hear before you die

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Written by top UK and US music journalists, and including a preface by Michael Lydon, the founding editor of Rolling Stone magazine, this book celebrates the great and ground-breaking albums throughout the eras - from the genesis of Fifties rock 'n' roll to the technological and electronic innovations of the 21st century.Each entry includes key tracks and explains exactly why each of these albums deserved to be included in the list, offering an insight into the process of their creation, development, and success. With albums from Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, The Sex Pistols, ACDC, the Beach Boys, Sonic Youth, Jack White, Green Day, and the latest from David Bowie, Beyonce, Taylor Swift and The War On Drugs, 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die is the single most comprehensive list of music that changed the world.Illustrated with more than 900 iconic images of album covers, bands and artists, as well as photographs from many legendary gigs, this is an absolute must-have for the musically inspired. This 2016 edition paperback book is in very good condition, apart from a couple of small black marks and some very minor scratches to the cover from where it has been lent upon and very minor curvature to the bottom corner of pages 467 to 476, otherwise the page block and 960 pages are clean and appear unread. These issues are reflected in the price, with secondhand copies of this book on AbeBooks start at £15 on Amazon at £12 plus postage.

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Author(s):
Robert Dimery
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8 x 6.5 x 2in
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1844038904
ISBN-13:
9781844038909
Number of pages:
960
Publisher:
Cassell Illustrated

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Written by top UK and US music journalists, and including a preface by Michael Lydon, the founding editor of Rolling Stone magazine, this book celebrates the great and ground-breaking albums throughout the eras - from the genesis of Fifties rock 'n' roll to the technological and electronic innovations of the 21st century.Each entry includes key tracks and explains exactly why each of these albums deserved to be included in the list, offering an insight into the process of their creation, development, and success. With albums from Elvis Presley, Frank Sinatra, Miles Davis, The Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, The Sex Pistols, ACDC, the Beach Boys, Sonic Youth, Jack White, Green Day, and the latest from David Bowie, Beyonce, Taylor Swift and The War On Drugs, 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die is the single most comprehensive list of music that changed the world.Illustrated with more than 900 iconic images of album covers, bands and artists, as well as photographs from many legendary gigs, this is an absolute must-have for the musically inspired. This 2016 edition paperback book is in very good condition, apart from a couple of small black marks and some very minor scratches to the cover from where it has been lent upon and very minor curvature to the bottom corner of pages 467 to 476, otherwise the page block and 960 pages are clean and appear unread. These issues are reflected in the price, with secondhand copies of this book on AbeBooks start at £15 on Amazon at £12 plus postage.

Author(s):
Robert Dimery
Condition:
Used: very good
Dimensions:
8 x 6.5 x 2in
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
1844038904
ISBN-13:
9781844038909
Number of pages:
960
Publisher:
Cassell Illustrated

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