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Since 1991, Backbeat Books have been favorites among passionate music fans and musicians. Known for their depth, spirit, and authority, Backbeat offers a diverse range of books - from biographies and memoirs, critical examinations and histories, to authoritative volumes on musical instruments and instruction - covering all areas of rock 'n' roll, jazz, and beyond.

The History of Canadian Rock 'n' Roll
Boutique Acoustics: 160 Years of Hand-Built American Guitars
Guitar Player: The Inside Story of the First Two Decades of the Most Successful Guitar Magazine Ever
The Smiths FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Most Important British Band of the 1980s
Dracula FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Count from Transylvania
Haunted America FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Most Haunted Houses, Cemeteries, Battlefields, and More
You Don't Own Me: The Life and Times of Lesley Gore
Neil Young: Heart of Gold
This Bird Has Flown: The Enduring Beauty of Rubber Soul, Fifty Years On
Baseball FAQ: All That's Left to Know About America's Pastime
Les Paul in His Own Words - Centennial Edition
Beatles Gear: All the Fab Four's Instruments from Stage to Studio - The Ultimate Edition
The Complete Singer-Songwriter: A Troubadour's Guide to Writing, Performing, Recording...
Confessions of a Record Producer: 5th Edition � Revised and Updated
Banjo: An Illustrated History
Some Fun Tonight! (Box Set) The Backstage Story of How the Beatles Rocked America: The Historic Tours
Confessions of a Serial Songwriter
Pearl Jam FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Seattle's Most Enduring Band
The Band Photographs: 1968-1969
Buck 'Em! The Autobiography of Buck Owens (paperback)
Kickstart My Heart: A M�tley Cr�e Day-by-Day
Shout It Out Loud: The Story of Kiss's Destroyer and the Making of an American Icon
Michael Jackson FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the King of Pop
Sinister Urge: The Life and Times of Rob Zombie
The Beat Generation FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Angelheaded Hipsters
Ringo - With a Little Help
Morrissey FAQ: All That's Left to Know About This Charming Man
The Guitar Amp Handbook: Understanding Tube Amplifiers and Getting Great Sounds
Soccer FAQ - All That's Left to Know About the Clubs, the Players, and the Rivalries
The Eagles FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Classic Rock's Superstars
The Gretsch Electric Guitar Book: 60 Years of White Falcons, 6120s, Jets, Gents, and More

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