This is not a biography of Leonard Cohen: it's a spiritual odyssey.
Musician Tracey Thorn on punk rock, feminism, motherhood, the radical sound of quiet, and her new memoir, Bedsit Disco Queen.
To put the life of Charlie Parker into words, a writer listens to the voices of those who knew him.
Was "Dancing in the Street" about something more than a party?
In I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp, a punk icon issues a wailing rock memoir.
New lives of folk music legends Woody Guthrie and Pete Seeger.
Following Bach's music into the digital age and beyond.
David Byrne looks back on a life turning questions into ecstacy -- and Jonathan Lethem unpacks the Talking Heads' signature work of nervous transport.
Two defining voices of rock look back on lives of creative musical destruction.
Should we care about a new posthumous recording of the legendary pianist? Yes.
A new collection showcases the songwriting talents of the coal miner's daughter and feminist pioneer.
A Swedish ensemble brings together the sounds of Henry Purcell, Nick Drake, and Leonard Cohen.
A collaboration between two jazz greats is a testament to musical devotion.
A dense, imagistic book of music criticism that echoes the band's unique sound.
A period of unprecedented musical innovation.
© 1997-2012 Barnesandnoble.com llc