Rock and Metal. Originating from Rock N Roll, Rock is a broad genre that draws on blues, rhythm and blues and folk and has spawned most subculture music genres on the 20th and 21st century. Often with a political or social message, Rock music might have become widespread, but it has given and continues to give expression to youth opposition to societal norms.

With its origins in blues rock, psychedelic rock and acid rock the late 1960s and early 1970s saw the birth of the legendary Metal bands including Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, Deep Purple and later in the 1970s Iron Maiden and Motorhead joined the pack. The Plasmatics fused metal and punk with Wendy O going on to perform a duet with Lemmy.

We offer Lemmy’s autobiography White Line Fever, Black Sabbath-Symptom of the Universe along with Defender of the Faith a study by Peter Beste of Heavy Metal, one of the most fervent in the history of subculture. Other titles include The Beatles: The Band that Changed the World, Just Kids by Patti Smith and Marc Bolan: Beautiful Dreamer.

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Ziggyology
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ZIGGYOLOGY BY SIMON GODDARD

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Amy Winehouse: A Life Through The Lens
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Amy Winehouse: A Life Through The Lens by Darren & Elliott Bloom, with Matt Trollope

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Crowds 1977-1981 by Syd Shelton
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Crowds 1977-1981 by Syd Shelton

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David Bowie: Black Book
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DAVID BOWIE: BLACK BOOK BY CHRIS & MILES CHARLESWORTH

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LEMMY & MOTÖRHEAD IN THE STUDIO
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LEMMY & MOTÖRHEAD IN THE STUDIO BY JAKE BROWN

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Bowie: Style
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Bowie: Style by Mark Paytress and Steve Pafford

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David bowie the golden years book
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David Bowie: The Golden Years by Roger Griffin

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The Dark Side of the Moon
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The Dark Side of the Moon: The Making of the Pink Floyd Masterpiece by John Harris

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Oasis: What's the Story?
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Oasis: What’s the Story? by Iain Robertson

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Nick Cave: The Complete Lyrics
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Nick Cave: The Complete Lyrics 1978-2013 by Nick Cave

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Marc Bolan: Beautiful Dreamer
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Marc Bolan: Beautiful Dreamer by John Bramley

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White Line Fever: Lemmy
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White Line Fever: Lemmy by Lemmy Kilmister

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DAVID BOWIE: A LIFE
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DAVID BOWIE: A LIFE BY DYLAN JONES

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The Complete Pink Floyd
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The Complete Pink Floyd by Glenn Povey

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Strange Fascination: David Bowie
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Strange Fascination: David Bowie, the Definitive Story by David Buckley

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Black Sabbath: Symptom of the Universe
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Black Sabbath: Symptom of the Universe by Mick Wall

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THE STONE ROSES
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THE STONE ROSES BY JOHN ROBB

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The Making of Quadrophenia
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The Making of Quadrophenia by Simon Wells

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Thurston Moore: We Sing a New Language
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Thurston Moore: We Sing a New Language by Nick Soulsby

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Psychic Confusion: The Sonic Youth Story
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Psychic Confusion: The Sonic Youth Story by Stevie Chick

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Patti Smith Nick Johnstone
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Patti Smith: A Biography by Nick Johnstone

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