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ben-fong-torres's picture
Mar.21.2014
The saga of the legendary Los Angeles band Little Feat is one of rock ’n’ roll’s great stories. Formed in 1969 by ex-members of Frank Zappa’s Mothers of Invention, Little Feat created groove-heavy music that was an irresistible mix of rock, blues, R&B, country, jazz, soul, and funk.Fronted...
laura-albert's picture
Feb.18.2014
Da Capo Best Music Writing has become one of the most eagerly awaited annuals of them all. Celebrating the year in music writing by gathering a rich array of essays, missives, and musings on every style of music from rock to hip-hop to R&B to jazz to pop to blues and more, it is essential...
joe-jervis's picture
Feb.11.2011
More than an anthology of coming out stories, From Boys to Men is a stunning collection of essays about what it is like to be gay and young, to be different and be aware of that difference from the earliest of ages. In these memoirs, coming out is less important than coming of age and coming to the...
ishmael-reed's picture
Sep.10.2010
A new collection of essays first published in The New York Times and Playboy. Reed tackles subjects including Oakland, eugenics, and domestic violence.
brad-schreiber's picture
Aug.14.2010
The first in-depth biography of the formative years of the greatest electric guitarist in history. The book not only breaks down the essential years of 1962-66 into six-month units, but also flashes back to his childhood in Seattle and his tumultuous life after taking the UK by storm and exploding...
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Jul.14.2010
Manny Pacquiao, 31, was recently named "Fighter of the Decade" by the Boxing Writers' Association and is the only fighter ever to capture seven championship belts in seven different weight classes. But few could have imagined that Pacquiao would have ever reached the pinnacle of his...
dave-kahle's picture
Oct.09.2009
Salespeople have always had a tough job. It just got tougher. In the last five years, selling has become unimaginably complex. Products are born and die within six months. Customers demand personalized attention. Service is critical to some, while price is the key factor for others. And then there'...
william-c-martin's picture
May.24.2009
Presenting Lao Tzu's Tao Te Ching as a guide to an awakened spiritual life.
william-c-martin's picture
May.24.2009
A re-interpretation of the Tao Te Ching to speak directly and clearly to modern Couples.
peter-conners's picture
Mar.01.2009
"The hardest part of being the Grateful Dead's publicist was convincing the media that Dead Heads were diverse, thoughtful, and not infrequently accomplished.  If I'd just had a copy of Peter Conners' Growing Up Dead, I could have simply handed it out.  The Dead Head subculture was rich and...