Rock-Pop books on music history and its interpreters

Books? That's right, books! Because books on the subject of music are the eternally underestimated
puzzle piece to the big picture! Because background stories, music-historical connections and anecdotes are not only an additional pleasure when listening to music, they complete the whole thing!

Our category Rock-Pop 'Books' is our'small' antiquarian bookshop with biographies, discographies, label stories, film books, rock encyclopaedias, books about various music styles and the field of music culture books, like the Pin-Up Books! Everything about the great field of rock and pop music, from the beginning of the 20th century to the present! Whether you're looking for rap, funky soul or sun rockabilly, mambo, beat or rock'n'roll stars - you'll find it here!

So we, Bear Family, have the largest stock of Elvis books! Books that illuminate the individual stages of the great career of Elvis Presley, specials about his groundbreaking concert shows, his relationship to his manager Colonel Tom Parker and his wife Priscilla, his army time, photo books and, and, and! It's really worth taking a look here, because what could be nicer than listening to music and reading a good book about it!

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Rock-Pop books on music history and its interpreters

Books? That's right, books! Because books on the subject of music are the eternally underestimated
puzzle piece to the big picture! Because background stories, music-historical connections and anecdotes are not only an additional pleasure when listening to music, they complete the whole thing!

Our category Rock-Pop 'Books' is our'small' antiquarian bookshop with biographies, discographies, label stories, film books, rock encyclopaedias, books about various music styles and the field of music culture books, like the Pin-Up Books! Everything about the great field of rock and pop music, from the beginning of the 20th century to the present! Whether you're looking for rap, funky soul or sun rockabilly, mambo, beat or rock'n'roll stars - you'll find it here!

So we, Bear Family, have the largest stock of Elvis books! Books that illuminate the individual stages of the great career of Elvis Presley, specials about his groundbreaking concert shows, his relationship to his manager Colonel Tom Parker and his wife Priscilla, his army time, photo books and, and, and! It's really worth taking a look here, because what could be nicer than listening to music and reading a good book about it!

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Mind Over Matter- The Myths and Mysteries of Detroit's Fortune Records
Fortune Records: Mind Over Matter- The Myths and Mysteries of... Art-Nr.: book157146

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Fortune Records english 2kg 576 pages full color color end papers also hardcover 5.1 pounds Smythe sewn binding each book preboxed fully indexed full discography profusely illustrated beautiful special order semi-gloss paper stock MIND...
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44 Days On The Blues Highway - Photographs By Erik Lindahl
Erik Lindahl & Tommy Löfgren: 44 Days On The Blues Highway - Photographs By... Art-Nr.: Book55132

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English, Hardcover, 140 pages Photographs by Erik Lindahl. Text by Tommy Löfgren.Foreword by Mark Naftalin. November 1980 four bluesfans from Sweden set out for a journey that turned out to be an adventure if something. The first stop...
$58.05
Hamburg Vinyl - 33 Hamburg-Cover und Ihre Geschichte
Hamburg Vinyl: Hamburg Vinyl - 33 Hamburg-Cover und Ihre... Art-Nr.: book5140

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Hamburg Vinyl - 33 Hamburg covers and their story Book is in german language From the Beatles and The Clash to Jan Delay, Ella Fitzgerald and Udo Lindenberg, and Tom Waits, the Hamburg photographer and record collector Bernd Jonkmanns...
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Wilde Zeiten - Hamburg-Fotografien von Günter Zint 1965–1989
Günter Zint: Wilde Zeiten - Hamburg-Fotografien von Günter... Art-Nr.: book5141

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Book is in german language Wild Times - Hamburg Photographs by Günter Zint 1965-1989 Clubs and Music The music in Hamburg's clubs in the early 1960s was legendary and far more than just sounds to pick up - the beat was the soundtrack of...
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Great Feelings And Meetings - Blues Photography
Hans Ekestang: Great Feelings And Meetings - Blues Photography Art-Nr.: Book1229

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English, Hardcover, 192 pages HIS LIFE'S MISSION IS TO CAPTURE THOSE MAGIC MOMENTS OF EXPRESSION by the world's most respected blues and soul performers. Swedish blues lover Hans Ekestang spent some fifty years of his life as a...
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Shakin' All Over - Die Beatmusik in der Bundesrepublik Deutschland 1963-1967
Hans Jürgen Klitsch: Shakin' All Over - Die Beatmusik in der... Art-Nr.: BOOK502111

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German, DIN A4, hardcover, 488 pages Beat Music in the Federal Republic of Germany 1963-67 After the seismic waves of rock 'n' roll had ebbed at the beginning of the sixties and the hit parades were once again filled with tearjerkers,...
$57.88
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John Lennons Tage auf St. Pauli
John Lennons - The Beatles: John Lennons Tage auf St. Pauli Art-Nr.: Book609988

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(2020/Janius-Verlag and Saint Pauli Museum) Paperback, 29.8x21 cm, written in German 2015 was John Lennon's 75th birthday, the 35th anniversary of his death. Two exhibitions in the "Beat-City" Hamburg reminded of Lennon, who lived...
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Zintstoff 2 - 65 Jahre deutsche Geschichte, Fotos von Günter Zint
Günter Zint: Zintstoff 2 - 65 Jahre deutsche Geschichte,... Art-Nr.: Book909170

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Hardcover edition: 336 pages - Publisher: Michael Imhof Verlag GmbH & Co. KG - Language: German Foreword by Günter Wallraff GÜNTER ZINT: PHOTOGRAPHIC ENLIGHTENER AND PHILANTHROPIST Günter Zint is not only one of my most reliable friends,...
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1964: The Year That Changed America & Me (Joseph A. Tunzi)
Elvis Presley: 1964: The Year That Changed America & Me... Art-Nr.: 0016534

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(JAT Publishing) glossy paperback, 96 pages, english, completely illustrated with color and b&w pictures. JAT Publishing takes you through the most influential year the world has ever known, 1964, with a historical perspective, text and,...
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Elvis In Paris - 60th Anniversary (Book, Ltd.)
Elvis Presley: Elvis In Paris - 60th Anniversary (Book, Ltd.) Art-Nr.: 0016533

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Paperback, 160 color pages that are 11" by 11" in size. Features more than 700 photos and documents. Text is side by side in both English and French on each page. Limited Edition (2.000). Due for release from the French Elvis My...
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Sam Phillips - Der Mann, der den Rock'n'Roll erfand
Sam Phillips: Sam Phillips - Der Mann, der den Rock'n'Roll... Art-Nr.: 0017012

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(Cosoc Grand Palace) german, hardcover, 636 pages, Peter Guralnick, translation of the English original: Michael Wideman. Sam 'The Man Who Invented Rock n' Roll' Phillips, was born on 5th January 1923 in Florence, Alabama, the youngest...
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The King in Germany 1958-1960
Elvis Presley: The King in Germany 1958-1960 Art-Nr.: 0016379

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(2008/B&U) English, Hardcover, 15x22 cm, 276 pages, b&w illustrations; Elvis' arrival in Bremerhaven, Elvis in Bad Nauheim and Friedberg. Last original stock copies - out of print!
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Hit Parade Heroes - Hit Parade Heroes - British Beat Before The Beatles (Dave McAleer)
Hit Parade Heroes: Hit Parade Heroes - Hit Parade Heroes - British... Art-Nr.: 0041216

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(Hamlyn) 160 pages/Seiten - 28x22 cm - Paperback: It was a great time, the late 50s and early 60s in Great Britain's pop-music scene. And there were many people around worth remembering other than the Beatles. This book with its many b&w...
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The There's That Beat! Guide To The Philly Sound: Philadelphia Soul Music and its R&B Roots - From Gospel & Bandstand to TSOP
Various: The There's That Beat! Guide To The Philly... Art-Nr.: 00416861

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Hardcover 696 pages, Premium Forlag AB, Language: Englisch THE PHILLY SOUND – Philadelphia Soul Music and its R&B Roots: From Gospel & Bandstand to TSOP by Dave Moore & Jason Thornton How Philly became the Epicenter of Black Music! The...
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British Beat In Sweden - The Original Vinyls 1957 - 1969
Various: British Beat In Sweden - The Original Vinyls... Art-Nr.: 00416601

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Gebundene Ausgabe 320 pages, Premium Forlag AB, Englisch THE BEAT VINYLS 1957-1969 A surging wave of British rock and pop acts washed all across Sweden as the Beatles led the frontline of the powerful British beat boom in Scandinavia...
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Golden Decade Vol.20 - 1956 (Book & 4-CD)
Various: Golden Decade Vol.20 - 1956 (Book & 4-CD) Art-Nr.: 0027231975

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​ (Membran) 80 tracks on 4 CDs - 56-page book, photos, autograph cards, biographies, etc.
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Black Eyes - Indonesier-Bands in Germany
Helmut Wenske & Chris Hyde: Black Eyes - Indonesier-Bands in Germany Art-Nr.: 004298661

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Hardcover - 298 pages - Hirnkost - German In German language Almost forgotten today and hardly mentioned in any musical encyclopaedia in the early sixties before the English beat glut they were the absolute kings in the American bars and...
$32.54
Keith Hunt: Shakin' All Over The Birth Of British R&B - Life And Times Of Johnny Kidd
Johnny Kidd: Keith Hunt: Shakin' All Over The Birth Of... Art-Nr.: 0011007

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(1996/Magnum Imprint) English, Paperback, 21.5x28 cm, 200 pages/Seiten; The birth of British Rhythm & Blues, throughout illustrated with rare b/w pictures and articles from the past. Contains a complete discography. Incredible rare and...
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Cartoons & Rock'n'Roll - Ger Rijff (Book&CD)
Elvis Presley: Cartoons & Rock'n'Roll - Ger Rijff (Book&CD) Art-Nr.: 0016470

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(Graceland Mansion) paperback, 23x25cm, 68 page plus audio CD (12 tracks). Amazing, entertaining collection of rare photos and memorabilia of Elvis Presley and others plus illustrations for book covers, magazines, calendars etc. All from...
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The Rise and Fall of an American Guitar Hero
Michael Bloomfield: The Rise and Fall of an American Guitar Hero Art-Nr.: 0403288

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Hardcover, 224 pages, English, Chicago Review Press This is the definitive biography of the legendary guitarist whom eminent figures like Muddy Waters and B. B. King held in high esteem, and who created the prototype for Clapton,...
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I Go Ape! - The Wee Willie Harris Story (Book & CD)
Wee Willie Harris: I Go Ape! - The Wee Willie Harris Story (Book &... Art-Nr.: CDRC3074

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(Rollercoaster Records) 30 Tracks - Paperback, 88 pages, English Sporting a cascading cluster of long pink curls and garish drape jackets with his name emblazoned across the back, or cavorting half-naked in leopard skins, Wee Willie...
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History of the People of Trinidad & Tobago
Eric Eustace Williams: History of the People of Trinidad & Tobago Art-Nr.: 00416653

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Taschenbuch - 292 pages - Lushena Books Inc - Englisch Introduction to the London Edition This book tells the story of the travails and tribulations of a British Colony which, after a hundred and sixty-five years of crown colony rule,...
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The Hollywood Reporter Book of Box Office Hits
Billboard Magazine: The Hollywood Reporter Book of Box Office Hits Art-Nr.: 00417549

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Taschenbuch - 368 pages - 1990 - Englisch Here, in one fascinating volume, are Hollywood's hottest movies from 1939 to 1988—the wide-screen spectacles, the screwball comedies, the sci-fi epics, classic dramas, thrillers, and musicals—the...
$23.19
Cuori matti (Italienisch)
Daniele Magni: Cuori matti (Italienisch) Art-Nr.: 0042208775

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Taschenbuch - 234 - Bloodbuster - 2012 - Italienisch 'Appena Modugno lamb le braccia al cielo, per cantare nuovamente ii ritornello, la maggior parte di quelli seduti gia aveva imparato la canzone: Volare, oh, oh.... Ci fu I'impressione,...
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Flyin' Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius Of Sam Phillips
Sam Phillips: Flyin' Saucers Rock & Roll: The Cosmic Genius... Art-Nr.: 0017009

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(Country Music Foundation Press) Softcover, 64 pages, 25x25cm, english, fully illustrated in b&w and color. One of the most innovative and inspiring figures in the history of American music, Sun Records founder Sam Phillips introduced...
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