Lifting Shadows is the authorized biography of Dream Theater.
Now available in paperback, the book traces the band’s history from their mid-1980’s Long Island origins through to the present, in full, frank and revealing detail.
This new, revised edition has been fully updated by author Rich Wilson who conducted all-new interviews with the band and others. It covers the departure of founding drummer Mike Portnoy, their search for his successor, and subsequent return to recording and touring success.
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Illustrated throughout with early, personal, candid, studio and live photographs, this sumptuously illustrated oral history presents Opeth’s unique tale, from their earliest days until the present, and all in glorious dark colour. Told in the first-person by Mikael, the band, their friends, former members and collaborators including designer Travis Smith, it is illustrated throughout with hundreds of previously unseen and rare photos, artworks and memorabilia. http://opethbook.com/#lookInside
Book of Opeth
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The Dinosaur Jr. book is illustrated with rare, previously unseen and classic photographs, including early, rare band flyers and memorabilia. The book traces the history of Dinosaur Jr in candid and revealing detail, from High School through to the present day. The text consists of new interviews with J, Lou, Murph and former members Mike Johnson and George Berz, all conducted solely for use in this book. More details here: http://dinosaurjrbook.com/
The official book.
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Good news for at least some of the staff of UK music media company Team Rock. https://www.theguardian.com/media/2017/jan/08/heir-guitars-rock-and-metal-music-publisher-teamrock-saved?CMP=share_btn_tw
Future Publishing buys firm’s classic magazines, websites and events including 30-year-old Metal Hammer for £800,000
Posted 1 week agoNo need to fret: Metal Hammer magazine saved from closureView link