Popular music, easy listening

    Leonard Cohen

    By Mike Evans

    Paperback £11.45

    Forward: My Life With and Without Boney M.

    By Marcia Barrett

    Hardback £14.46

    Marcia Barrett's memoir is much more than just a pop star autobiography - it is a charming, candid, laugh-out-loud story of survival, triumph, indomitable spirit and sheer force of will.

    Life of a Song

    By David Cheal

    Hardback £10.25

    The fascinating back stories behind 50 of the world's best-known and best-loved songs as featured in the FT Weekend's Life of a Song column every Saturday.

    Ruth and Martin's Album Club

    By Martin Fitzgerald

    Hardback £11.45

    The concept behind the Ruth and Martin's Album Club blog is simple: Make people listen to a classic album they've never heard before. What follows are delightful, humorous and insightful contributions from each guest as they have an album forced upon them and - for better or worse - they...

    Late Voice

    By Richard Elliott

    Paperback Save £3.94 = £28.05

    Popular music artists, as performers in the public eye, offer a privileged site for the witnessing and analysis of ageing and its mediation. The Late Voice undertakes such an analysis by considering issues of time, memory, innocence and experience in modern Anglophone popular song and the use by singers and...

    Audible States: Socialist Politics and Popular Music in Albania

    By Nicholas Tochka

    Paperback £25.77

    In Audible States: Socialist Politics and Popular Music in Albania, author Nicholas Tochka traces an aural history of Albania's government through a close examination of the development and reception of light music as it has long been broadcast at an annual song competition, Radio-Television Albania's Festival of Song. Drawing on...

    My Heart is Bleeding

    By Johnny Tudor

    Paperback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    Written by Dorothy's good friend Johnny Tudor, this fascinating first biography of a Welsh singing phenomenon is an unprecedented insight into the glitz and glamour of 1940s and '50s Hollywood.

    Audible States: Socialist Politics and Popular Music in Albania

    By Nicholas Tochka

    Hardback £58.78

    In Audible States: Socialist Politics and Popular Music in Albania, author Nicholas Tochka traces an aural history of Albania's government through a close examination of the development and reception of light music as it has long been broadcast at an annual song competition, Radio-Television Albania's Festival of Song. Drawing on...

    Diamonds Are Forever

    By Mary Long

    Hardback Save £3.54 = £11.45

    On 8 January 2017, Dame Shirley Bassey, one of the greatest performers - and voices - of her generation, will be eighty. This is her unique story, told at first-hand by her greatest fan.

    How To Make It in the New Music Business

    By Ari Herstand

    Hardback Save £3.04 = £18.96

    This definitive handbook redefines what it means to "make it" in the brave new world of professional music.

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