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              Books by Barney Hoskyns

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              Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits
               

              Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits (Paperback, Main)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $38.80
              • $38.80
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              Like Bob Dylan and Neil Young, Tom Waits - one of rock's great enigmas - is a chameleonic survivor who's achieved long-term success while retaining cult credibility and outsider mystique. This biography charts Waits' life step-by-step and album-by-album. It offers an investigatio...n of this notoriously private artist and performer.
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              ISBN 9780571235537
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Across The Great Divide

              Across The Great Divide (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $47.00
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              This definitive history of one of the great iconic bands of the 1960s and 1970s, spans the entire course of American rock and roll, with a supporting cast that includes Bob Dylan, the Beatles, Janis Joplin, Muddy Waters, Joni Mitchell, Neil Young and U2.

              ISBN 9780712605403
              Released NZ 1 Oct 2003
              Publisher Vintage
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Hotel California
               

              Hotel California (Hardback, New title)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $72.50
              • $67.69
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              From enduring musical achievements to drug-fueled chaos and bed-hopping antics, the LA pop music scene in the sixties and seventies was like no other. This title looks at the genesis of Crosby, Stills, and Nash at Joni Mitchell's house; the Eagles' backstage fistfights after the ...success of Hotel California ; and more.
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              ISBN 9780471732730
              Publisher John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              The Sound and the Fury: 40 Years of Classic Rock Journalism - A Rock's Back Pages Reader
               

              The Sound and the Fury: 40 Years of Classic Rock Journalism - A Rock's Back Pages Reader (Paperback)

              Edited by Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $36.99
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              Gathers some of the best and most entertaining rock writing, coming at rock and roll from several different angles and spanning four decades of Good, Bad and Ugly. This book includes such pieces as: Al Aronowitz documenting The Beatles' arrival in America; Glenn O'Brien dishing t...he dirt with Madonna; and, Nick Hornby reappraising pop deities Abba.
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              ISBN 9780747563136
              Released NZ 1 Aug 2003
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix & Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock

              Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, The Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix & Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock (Paperback, Main)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $22.95
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              Think 'Woodstock' and the mind turns to the seminal 1969 festival that crowned a seismic decade of sex, drugs and rock 'n' roll. But Woodstock itself was over 60 miles from the site to which the fabled half a million flocked. This book recreates Woodstock's community of brilliant... dysfunctional musicians, and opportunistic hippie capitalists.
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              ISBN 9780571309764
              Released NZ 24 Jan 2020
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Trampled Under Foot: The Power and Excess of Led Zeppelin

              Trampled Under Foot: The Power and Excess of Led Zeppelin (Trade Paperback / Paperback, Main)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $39.99
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              What emerges is a compelling portrait of the four musicians themselves, as well as a fresh insight into close-knit entourage that protected them, from Peter Grant to Richard Cole to Ahmet Ertegun, giant figures from long-vanished world of 1970s rock. This book is a history, adven...tures, myths and realities of this legendary and powerful of bands.
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              ISBN 9780571259380
              Released NZ 20 Aug 2013
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Major Dudes: A Steely Dan Companion

              Major Dudes: A Steely Dan Companion (Paperback)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $27.99
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              A Rock's Backpages anthology, edited and introduced by Barney Hoskyns, of Steely Dan, one of the defining and bestselling American rock acts of the last half-century.

              ISBN 9781472127549
              Released NZ 11 Sep 2018
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits

              Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits (Paperback, Main - Faber Greatest Hits)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $18.99
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              A new edition as part of the Faber Greatest Hits - books that have taken writing about music in new and exciting directions for the twenty-first century. Spanning Tom Waits' extraordinary 40-year career, from Closing Time to Orphans, Lowside of the Road is Barney Hoskyns' unique ...take on one of rock's great enigmas.
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              ISBN 9780571351336
              Released NZ 18 Mar 2019
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Faber Greatest Hits
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              Waiting for the Sun: Strange Days, Weird Scenes and the Sound of Los Angeles
               

              Waiting for the Sun: Strange Days, Weird Scenes and the Sound of Los Angeles (Paperback, Re-issue)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $36.99
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              No city in the western world exerts such a fascination as the glamorous, debauched Los Angeles, and there is no city with more of a draw to musicians. Defined by the music of Brian Wilson, NWA, jazz, funk, soul, hip hop, and fulled by drugs, alcohol, sun, sex and surf, LA has see...n it all. This book tells the story of LA's post-war music scene.
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              ISBN 9780747561804
              Released NZ 1 Nov 2003
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Present Tense: A Radiohead Compendium

              Present Tense: A Radiohead Compendium (Paperback)

              By Hoskyns, Barney

              • RRP: $27.99
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              A Rock's Backpages anthology of Radiohead, the most radical and fascinating rock band in modern music history, edited and introduced by Barney Hoskyns.

              ISBN 9781472129420
              Released NZ 11 Feb 2020
              Publisher Little, Brown Book Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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