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By John Corbett
Music writer, curator, and collector John Corbett burrows deep inside the record collector's mind, documenting and reflecting on his decades-long love affair with vinyl. Discussing more than 200 rare and out-of-print LPs, Corbett combines memoir and criticism to explain what makes vinyl special and what drives collectors everywhere.
Fully revised and expanded second edition of the only chart book dedicated to British Hit EPs. Originally conceived as sort-of ''mini LP'', the four-track extended play album or ''EP'' achieved mass popularity in the late 1950s and early 1960s, later enjoying a revival during the punk/new wave era of the...
Downloads, CDs and DVD mean it is possible to listen to hundreds of thousands of classical recordings today - but how do you pick your way through the vast array of music now on offer? This title offers a treasury of music, whether you are just starting to build a...
By Brian Morton
A guide to jazz recordings that every fan should know. It includes 1001 essential recordings from the authors' acclaimed guide, adding new information, revising and reassessing each entry, and showing how these key pieces tell the history of the music - and with it the history of the twentieth century.