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The Who to Release Tommy: Live at the Royal Albert Hall - October 13, 2017
The upcoming release boasts a complete performance of the entire 'Tommy' album, with a set of additional Who classics plus bonus features. Also available on CD and vinyl. Now on Blu-ray: Crashing: The Complete First Season
Pete Holmes created this funny HBO series about a struggling comedian. Holmes stars as a version of himself, and the new Blu-ray release includes one of his hour-long stand-up specials. Now on Blu-ray: Girls: The Complete Sixth Season - aka The Final Season
Lena Dunham's iconic HBO series winds up on a strong note with its sixth season, which is nominated for four Emmy Awards. Coming Soon: Jeff Beck - Live at the Hollywood Bowl
Legendary guitarist's 2016 concert featuring special guests including Steven Tyler and Buddy Guy will be available October 6, 2017 on multiple formats. Coming Soon: The Rolling Stones - From the Vault: Sticky Fingers Live at the Fonda Theatre 2015
The Stones acclaimed 'From the Vault' series rolls on with this 2015 concert, available in a variety of formats.

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Book Review: Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin, The Early Years 1926-1966 by Kenneth Womack

Kenneth Womack re-tells the Beatles early-to-mid period story with a focus on the man behind the board, groundbreaking producer George Martin. Never previously the focus of such a work, Womack also fills in many details of Martin's formative years.

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September 12, 2017 5:15 AM ET
A new book offers extraordinarily thorough descriptions and analysis of every track on Led Zeppelin's nine original LPs.
June 6, 2017 8:35 AM ET
Lots of fans were dumbstruck by the passing of music icon Prince. Most of them are not professional writers. That's where veteran journalist, biographer, and novelist Ben Greenman comes in.
December 1, 2016 6:05 AM ET
A new book that collects Bob Dylan's lyrics offers reminders about why he deserved a Nobel Prize.
November 22, 2016 6:25 AM ET
An ambitious new book surveys the Rolling Stones' recording career.
November 7, 2016 6:25 AM ET
Bruce Springsteen's autobiography is intimate and powerful. So is the music on the companion CD, but its release seems less necessary.
September 12, 2016 6:55 AM ET
A new Springsteen book combines a concise, well-written biography with album reviews and a wealth of photos.
September 9, 2016 7:30 AM ET
Thanks to author Matt Thorne's comprehensive knowledge of (and obvious respect for) his subject, this is an essential book for all Prince fans.
March 21, 2016 8:25 AM ET
The verdict is "yeah, yeah, yeah!" on a book that includes exhaustive information on every Beatles studio album track and single.
February 23, 2016 5:15 AM ET
Approximately one zillion books have been written about Bob Dylan but few of them focus mostly on his music. A pair of ambitious new books do just that, however.
January 5, 2016 7:40 AM ET
Music industry veteran Bill Bentley reviews ten great music books released over the course of 2015.
January 29, 2015 10:50 PM ET
To some fans, this book's well-written text may offer little news, but the 250-plus photos here are themselves worth the price of admission.
September 12, 2014 10:15 AM ET
Italian freelance journalist and writer Luca Perasi tackled the formidable challenge of chronicling the stories behind the recording of each of Paul McCartney's hundreds of solo songs.
September 7, 2014 8:30 PM ET
Leonard Cohen turns 80 this year and book publishers have taken note, issuing a large crop of books about the one-of-a-kind singer/songwriter.
June 13, 2014 11:50 AM ET
Tom Doyle had direct access to Paul McCartney, interviewing him numerous times and incorporating the resulting stories in his retelling of the musician's tumultuous, first post-Beatles decade.
May 28, 2014 2:25 PM ET
The history of Paul McCartney's solo career as a recording artist, examined song by song. Lots of great anecdotes from over 70 of McCartney's collaborators and musicians, interviewed exclusively for this book.
April 8, 2014 8:30 AM ET
A book that allows readers the opportunity to see early conceptual ideas of new creatures and lands populating Tolkein's Middle-earth not yet seen in director Peter Jackson's work.
January 7, 2014 11:25 AM ET
A page-turner of a biography, we're dazzled by the drive and talent that led to Pryor's ascendance to superstardom, then saddened and horrified by the painful fall.
January 1, 2014 10:00 AM ET
Mark Wheatley details the reasons he and fellow comics creator went to the crowdfunding site Indiegogo to underwrite the preproduction work necessary to reprint their seminal graphic novel, Breathtaker.
December 19, 2013 11:40 AM ET
A well-produced guide to the world of Tony Stark, as depicted in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, from Iron Man 1-3 to the Avengers.

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