Fall 2018 Featured Music

From 'Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin,' the first photography book ever assembled by the band itself, to 'Johnny Cash at Folsom and San Quenton,' to 'Michael Jackson: On the Wall,' and our new edition of Vince Aletti's 'The Disco Files,' this catalogue has more music blockbusters than ever before. Rock, Country, Jazz, Opera, Pop, Avant-Garde Composition, Disco, and music by artists are all covered this season.

Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin

Page, Plant and Jones have collaborated with Reel Art Press to publish the first illustrated book celebrating 50 years since Led Zeppelin formed

Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin is the first and only official illustrated book >>more

Reel Art Press
ISBN 9781909526501
US $69.95 CAN $92.50 TRADE
Clth, 9.75 x 12 in. / 400 pgs / 150 color / 160 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/09/2018 In stock

Johnny Cash at Folsom and San Quentin
Introduction by Marty Stuart. Text by Scott B. Bomar.

A powerful portrait of a legendary musician by a legendary photographer

Carefully curated with full access to the Jim Marshall Archive, this powerful oversize volume offers the definitive view of Johnny Cash's prison concerts at Folsom >>more

Reel Art Press/BMG Books
ISBN 9781909526563
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 9.75 x 13.25 in. / 144 pgs / 30 color / 120 b&w.
Pub Date: 07/24/2018 In stock

Arthur Elgort: Jazz
Edited by Marianne Houtenbos. Preface by by Wynton Marsalis. Foreword by Hank O’Neal.

Fashion photographer Arthur Elgort has loved jazz since he was nine years old, when a childhood friend introduced him to the music; he soon found himself frequenting jazz clubs all over his native New York >>more

ISBN 9788862086080
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 7 x 9 in. / 160 pgs / 100 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/25/2018 In stock

Michael Jackson: On the Wall
Edited with text by Nicholas Cullinan. Text by Margo Jefferson, Zadie Smith.

Icon as muse: Michael Jackson in art, from Warhol to KAWS

Since Andy Warhol first used his image in 1982, Michael Jackson has become the most depicted cultural figure in contemporary art. But while his impact >>more

National Portrait Gallery
ISBN 9781855147119
US $49.95 CAN $67.50 TRADE
Hbk, 10.75 x 11 in. / 252 pgs / 120 color.
Pub Date: 08/28/2018 In stock

William Eggleston: Musik (Vinyl)
Photographs by Gerhard Steidl.

While William Eggleston (born 1939) needs little introduction as a master of color photography, few are aware of his fine ability as a pianist. Musik (Vinyl), consisting of two vinyl LPs, is only the second, >>more

ISBN 9783958292765
US $85.00 CAN $112.50 SDNR40
Slip, 2 vinyl records, 13.5 x 13.5 in.
Pub Date: 01/22/2019 Awaiting stock

John Cage: 4'33''– Sounds Like Silence
Edited with text by Dieter Daniels, Inke Arns. Text by Brandon LaBelle, David Toop, Dörte Schmidt, Julia H. Schröder, Jan Theben. Contributions by Hans-Friedrich Bormann, William Letterman, Kyle Gann, Branden W. Joseph, et al.

John Cage's (1912–92) 4'33" premiered on August 29, 1952, distilling the composer's philosophical explorations of silence into four minutes, thirty-three seconds of performed, charged silence. Elegantly, provocatively, the piece asked: what does silence sound like?

Cage's >>more

Spector Books
ISBN 9783940064417
US $40.00 CAN $54.00 TRADE
Pbk, 9.5 x 13 in. / 288 pgs / 229 b&w.
Pub Date: 06/26/2018 In stock

Broken Music
Edited by Ursula Block, Michael Glasmeier. Preface by René Block, Ursula Block. Text by Michael Glasmeier, Theodor W. Adorno, Jean Dubuffet, Milan Knížák, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Hans Rudolf Zeller. Afterword by Christiane Seiffert.

Facsimile edition of the definitive guide to records by artists

Broken Music is an essential guide and discography for recordings and audio works by visual artists, originally published in 1989 and edited by Ursula Block (founder >>more

Primary Information
ISBN 9780991558599
US $34.00 CAN $45.00 TRADE
Pbk, 8.25 x 10.25 in. / 280 pgs / 22 color / 599 b&w.
Pub Date: 11/20/2018 Awaiting stock

The Disco Files 1973–78
By Vince Aletti. Interview with Fran Lebowitz.

A new edition of the essential chronicle of disco culture

In 1973, Vince Aletti became the first person to write about the emerging disco scene. His engagement with disco nightlife continued throughout the decade as he >>more

ISBN 9781942884309
US $35.00 CAN $47.50 TRADE
Pbk, 6.75 x 9.5 in. / 474 pgs / 400 b&w.
Pub Date: 10/23/2018 Awaiting stock

BAM: Next Wave Festival
Edited by Steven Serafin, Susan Yung. Introduction by Kristy Edmunds. Foreword by Katy Clark, Adam E. Max. Preface by Harvey Lichtenstein. Text by Joseph V. Melillo, Tom Sellar, Susan Yung, Wendy Perron, Roger Oliver, Mark Swed, Dan Cameron. Interviews by Anne Bogart, Karen Brooks Hopkins, Colleen Jennings-Roggensack, David Lang, Beth Morrison, José Parlá, Marianne Weems, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar.

Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Next Wave Festival, founded in 1983 by impresario Harvey Lichtenstein, gathered performances in which genres mixed and traditions were upended. Events held in downtown lofts were given larger venues at BAM. >>more

Print Matters Productions, Inc.
ISBN 9780999297100
US $60.00 CAN $79.00 TRADE
Hbk, 9 x 11 in. / 336 pgs / 208 color / 37 b&w.
Pub Date: 09/25/2018 In stock

La Nilsson: My Life in Opera
By Birgit Nilsson. Preface by Georg Solti. Afterword by Peggy Tuller.

First published to wide acclaim in Sweden (1995) and Germany (1997), the autobiography of opera legend Birgit Nilsson (1918–2005) is finally available in an English translation (itself first published by Northeastern University Press in 2007). >>more

Verlag für moderne Kunst
ISBN 9783903228252
US $45.00 CAN $60.00 TRADE
Hbk, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 352 pgs / 56 b&w.
Pub Date: 05/22/2018 In stock


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