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WHY IS EVERYTHING RATED SO HIGHLY? BECAUSE WE ONLY BRING YOU THE BEST RELEASES

JIMI HENDRIX

STARTING AT ZERO

LOU REED

THE LIFE

MICK WALL

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STATUS QUO

THE FRANTIC FOUR REUNION 2013

1001 songs

you must hear before you die

BLACK SABBATH

SYMPTOM OF THE UNIVERSE

MICK WALL

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THE BEATLES

TUNE IN

by Mark Lewisohn

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1001 albums you must hear before you die updated edition

MURDOCH BOOKS

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ALL THE SONGS

THE STORY BEHIND EVERY BEATLES RELEASE

BLACK DOG AND LEVENTHAL PUBLISHERS

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TALK ABOUT A DREAM - THE ESSENTIAL INTERVIEWS OF BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN


EDITED BY
CHRISTOPHER R. PHILLIPS & LOUIS P. MASUR

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KREATOR

DYING ALIVE

DVD

OUT NOW

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JOHNNY O'KEEFE

ROCKER, LEGEND, WILD ONE.

JEFF APTER

OUT NOW

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BLACK LABEL SOCIETY

UNBLACKENED

DVD

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PETER FRAMPTON LIVE IN

Detroit

Michigan

EAGLE VISION

RELEASED MARCH 29 2013

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BLONDIE

PARALLEL LIVES

DICK PORTER AND CHRIS NEEDS

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L.A. GUNS

LIVE IN CONCERT

 

INCLUDING 'THE MAKING OF HOLLYWOOD FOREVER' DOCUMENTARY

 

DEAD LINE RECORDS

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KICKING AND DREAMING : A STORY OF HEART, SOUL AND ROCK & ROLL

ANN & NANCY WILSON with CHARLES R CROSS

IT! BOOKS

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TYLA J PALLAS

 

DOG TALES

 

KING OUTLAW PUBLICATIONS

 

2012

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NEIL YOUNG

 

WAGING HEAVY PEACE: A HIPPIE DREAM

 

 

 

2012

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PETER HOOK

 

UNKNOWN PLEASURES

INSIDE JOY DIVISION

 

SIMON AND SCHUSTER

OCTOBER 2012

TANK

 

WAR MACHINE LIVE

 

METAL MIND PRODUCTIONS

 

DECEMBER 2012

BRUCE

 

BY PETER AMES CARLIN

 

SIMON AND SCHUSTER

 

OCTOBER 2012

MARLEY

A FILM BY KEVIN MaCDONALD

 

FORTISSIMO FILMS

ROADSHOW ENTERTAINMENT

 

OCTOBER 2012

CYNDI LAUPER

A MEMOIR

BY CYNDI LAUPER

WITH JANCEE DUNN

SIMON AND SCHUSTER

AUGUST 2012

DUFF MCKAGAN

It's So Easy (And Other Lies)

BY DUFF MCKAGAN

SHIRL

The life of legendary larrikin Graeme ‘Shirley’ Strachan

By JEFF APTER

HARDIE GRANT BOOKS

AUGUST 2012

SLIM

An Australian Biker's Tale of Sex, Drugs, Cops and Violence

 

By Slim Spires

 

Allen & Unwin

March 2012

 

MORE ROCKING READS, DVDS AND MOVIES

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AC/DC LIVE AT RIVER PLATE - DVD

LEMMY - THE MOVIE - MOVIE

THE MAN IN BLACK - MOVIE

THE ANSWER 412 DAYS OF ROCK N ROLL - DVD

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WEST COAST SEATTLE BOYJIMI HENDRIX: VOODOO CHILD - DVD

THE GREAT KATBEETHOVENS GUITAR SHRED - DVD

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DORO - DVD BOXED SET

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MARK EVANS - "Dirty Deeds - My life inside and outside AC/DC"

MY APPETITE FOR DESTRUCTION - by STEVEN ADLER

MY BASS AND OTHER ANIMALS - by Guy Pratt

KEEP ROCKIN' - BILLY THORPE - Lynn Thorpe with Dino Scatena

COUNTDOWN - THE WONDER YEARS - By Dave Warner

DOES THE NOISE IN MY HEAD BOTHER YOU? - by Steven Tyler

STARMAN DAVID BOWIE - The Definitive Biography - by Paul Trynka

LIFE - by Keith Richards - with James Fox

AMERICAN HARDCORE: A TRIBAL HISTORY - by Steven Blush

FROM THIS SIDE OF THINGS - by Brian Cadd

ENTER NIGHT METALLICA - THE BIOGRAPHY - by Mick Wall

THE LAST LIVING SLUT - by Roxana Shirazi

TATTOOS AND TEQUILA by Vince Neil with Mike Sager

or

SEX TIPS FROM ROCK STARS - by Paul Miles

IGGY POP OPEN UP AND BLEED - by Paul Trynka

BILLY THORPE'S TIME ON EARTH - by Jason Walker

ROCKERS & ROLLERS : An Automative Autobiography - by Brian Johnson

I AM OZZY - by Ozzy Osbourne - with Chris Ayres

HAMMER OF THE GODS: Led Zeppelin Unauthorized - by Stephen Davis

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HANOI ROCKS - BURIED ALIVE - DVD

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THE RUNAWAYS - MOVIE

IT MIGHT GET LOUD - DVD . MOVIE

INGLORIOUS BASTERDS - MOVIE

Iron Maiden Flight 666 - MOVIE

The Story of Anvil - MOVIE

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