Face It

I was saying things in songs that female singers didnt really say back then I wasnt submissive or begging him to come back, I was kicking his ass, kicking him out, kicking my own ass too My Blondie character was an inflatable doll but with a dark, provocative, aggressive side I was playing it

My Love Story

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLERTina Turnerthe long reigning queen of rock roll and living legendsets the record straight about her illustrious career and complicated personal life in this eye opening and compelling memoir.From her early years in Nutbush, Tennessee to her rise to fame alongside Ike

Anatomy of a Song: The Oral History of 45 Iconic Hits That Changed Rock, R&B and Pop

Every great song has a fascinating backstory In Anatomy of a Song, based on the ongoing Wall Street Journal column, writer and music historian Marc Myers brings to life five decades of music through oral histories of forty five transformative songs woven from interviews with the artists who created

Fast Lane

Once he met her, it was and always would be Lyla They were the gentlemen bad boys of rock Forming in a garage in a small town in Indiana Taking their licks on the road Going balls to the wall until they made their big break And then Preacher McCade and the Roadmasters redefined rock and roll.

Horror Stories

From the two time Grammy nominated singer songwriter behind the groundbreaking album Exile in Guyville comes a haunting memoir in stories in the tradition of Patti Smith s M Train When Liz Phair was just starting out in the Wicker Park, Chicago, music scene in the early 1990s, she mostly

Dreaming the Beatles: The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World

This is the best book about the Beatles ever written Mashable Rob Sheffield, the Rolling Stone columnist and bestselling author of Love Is a Mix Tape offers an entertaining, unconventional look at the most popular band in history, the Beatles, exploring what they mean today and why they still