Here’s our weekly rundown of new and upcoming music book releases …

Feb. 13, 2024

NEIL FINN
“Don’t Dream It’s Over: The Remarkable Life of Neil Finn” (Paperback; author: Jeff Apter; Digital Book; On Tour; Jawbone Press)  

Feb. 20, 2024

GLEN MATLOCK
“Triggers: A Life In Music” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Weldon Owen)  

Feb. 22, 2024

DAVID BOWIE
“I’m Not a Film Star: David Bowie as Actor” (Paperback; edited by Ian Dixon and Brendan Black; Merch; Bloomsbury Academic)  

DAVID LUHRSSEN & MICHAEL LARSON
“Encyclopedia of Classic Rock” (Paperback; Bloomsbury Academic)

Best Sellers (Fiction)

Feb. 26, 2024

CARPENTERS
“The Carpenters: every album, every song” (Paperback; author: Paul Tornbohm; Sonicbond Publishing)  

Feb. 27, 2024

JOEL GION
“In the Jingle Jangle Jungle: Keeping Time with the Brian Jonestown Massacre” (Hardcover; Rare Bird Books) 

JIM GORDON
“Drums & Demons: The Tragic Journey of Jim Gordon” (Hardcover; author: Joel Selvin; Digital Book; Diversion Books)  

ZACH WILLIAMS
“Rescue Story: Faith, Freedom, and Finding My Way Home” (Hardcover; written with Robert Noland; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 monthsOn Tour; Zondervan)  

March 5, 2024

JAMES KAPLAN
“3 Shades of Blue: Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Bill Evans, and the Lost Empire of Cool” (Hardcover; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Penguin Press)

STEVIE NICKS
“Mirror in the Sky: The Life and Music of Stevie Nicks” (Paperback; author: Simon Morrison; On Tour; University of California Press)  

March 7, 2024

THE CLASH
“The Clash’s Sandinista! (33 1/3)” (Paperback; author: Micajah Henley; Merch; Bloomsbury)  

PULP
“Pulp’s This Is Hardcore (33 1/3)” (Paperback; author: Jane Savidge; Bloomsbury)  

SKIP SPENCE
“Weighted Down: The Complicated Life of Skip Spence” (Hardcover; author: Cam Cobb; The Last Music Company)  

March 12, 2024

THE LIVERBIRDS
“The Other Fab Four: The Remarkable True Story of the Liverbirds, Britain’s First Female Rock Band” (Hardcover; authors: Mary McGlory, Sylvia Saunders; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Grand Central Publishing) 

JONI MITCHELL
“Traveling: On the Path of Joni Mitchell” (Hardcover; author: Ann Powers; Digital Book; Dey Street Books)  

HANNAH SPEARRITT (of S Club 7)
“Facing the Music” (Hardcover; Dialogue Books) 

March 14, 2024

IRA ROBBINS
“Zip It Up! The Best of Trouser Press Magazine 1974-1984” (Digital Book; Trouser Press Books)  

March 19, 2024

THE BLIND BOYS OF ALABAMA
“Spirit of the Century: Our Own Story” (Hardcover; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Hachette Books)  

THE BLUES BROTHERS
“The Blues Brothers: An Epic Friendship, the Rise of Improv, and the Making of an American Film Classic” (Hardcover; author: Daniel de Visé; Atlantic Monthly Press) 

March 22, 2024

PHIL MANZANERA
“Revolución to Roxy” (Paperback; Digital Book; Wordzworth Publishing)  

April 2, 2024

THE BEACH BOYS
“The Beach Boys by The Beach Boys” (Hardcover; 400-page anthology told through the words of Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson, Mike Love, Al Jardine and Bruce Johnston, with behind-the-scenes recording session photographs from the Capitol Records archive, band archive and members’ archive; Read here; Merch; Genesis Publications)  

DEPECHE MODE
“Depeche Mode” (Hardcover; photographer: Anton Corbijin; On Tour; Merch; Taschen) 

THE EVERLY BROTHERS
“Crying in the Rain: The Perfect Harmony and Imperfect Lives of the Everly Brothers” (Hardcover; author: Mark Ribowsky; Digital Book; Backbeat Books) 

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
“Bruce Springsteen at 75” (Hardcover; author: Gillian G. Gaar; Merch; Motorbooks) 

DAVE THOMPSON
“Vinyl Record Collecting for Dummies” (Paperback; For Dummies)

ELIJAH WALD
“Jelly Roll Blues: Censored Songs and Hidden Histories” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Hachette Books)

Best Sellers (Non-Fiction)

April 4, 2024

DAVID BOWIE
“Me and Mr. Jones: My Life with David Bowie and the Spiders from Mars” (Hardcover; author: Suzi Ronson, hair stylist and wife of the late Mick Ronson; Digital Book; Merch; Pegasus Books)  

April 9, 2024

KURT COBAIN, COURTNEY LOVE & FRANCES BEAN
“Family Values: Kurt, Courtney & Frances Bean” (Hardcover; photographs by Guzman; introduction by Michael Azerrad; powerHouse Books) 

RENÉE FLEMING
“Music and Mind: Harnessing the Arts for Health and Wellness” (Hardcover; Fleming curates a collection of essays from leading scientists, artists, creative arts therapists, educators, and healthcare providers about the powerful impacts of music and the arts on health and the human experience; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Viking) 

ASHLEY GIBSON
“Sip Me, Baby, One More Time: Cocktails Inspired by Pop Music’s Iconic Women” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Running Press Adult) 

TOM MAXWELL
“A Really Strange and Wonderful Time: The Chapel Hill Music Scene 1989-1999” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Hachette Books) 

ALICE RANDALL
“My Black Country: A Journey Through Country Music’s Black Past, Present, and Future” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Audio CD; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Atria / Black Privilege Publishing) 

April 10, 2024

RUSH
“Orbit: Rush” (Hardcover comic book biography; author: Todd Matthy; contributor: Martin Gimenez; cover art: Noumier Tawliah; Paperback; Merch; Tidalwave Productions) 

April 23, 2024

NEW KIDS ON THE BLOCK
“New Kids on the Block: 40th Anniversary Celebration” (Hardcover; author: Selena Fragassi; Digital Book; On Tour; Merch; Epic Ink)  

April 30, 2024

VAN HALEN
“Van Halen at 50” (Hardcover; author: Martin Popoff; Merch; Motorbooks)  

May 7, 2024

MAMA CASS ELLIOT
“My Mama, Cass: A Memoir” (Hardcover; author: Owen Elliot-Kugell; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Hachette Books)  

TASHA COBBS LEONARD
“Do It Anyway: Don’t Give Up Before It Gets Good” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; WaterBrook) 

May 14, 2024

GHOSTFACE KILLAH
“Rise of a Killah: My Life in the Wu-Tang” (Hardcover; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; St. Martin’s Press)  

KATHLEEN HANNA (of Bikini Kill)
“Rebel Girl: My Life as a Feminist Punk” (Hardcover; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Ecco)  

May 21, 2024

MICHAEL McDONALD
“What a Fool Believes: A Memoir” (Hardcover; written with Paul Reiser; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Dey Street Books) 

JOHN MELLENCAMP
“Mellencamp” (Paperback; author: Paul Rees; On Tour; Atria Books) 

May 28, 2024

BRUCE SPRINGSTEEN
“There Was Nothing You Could Do: Bruce Springsteen’s ‘Born In The U.S.A.’ and the End of the Heartland” (Hardcover; author: Steven Hyden; Digital BookAudible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; On Tour; Merch; Hachette Books) 

June 11, 2024

CHRIS PAYNE
“Where Are Your Boys Tonight?: The Oral History of Emo’s Mainstream Explosion 1999-2008” (Paperback; Dey Street Books)

CHRIS STEIN
“Under a Rock: A Memoir” (Hardcover; foreword by Debbie Harry; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; St. Martin’s Press)  

July 1, 2024

DEAN MARTIN
“Backstage at The Dean Martin Show” (Paperback; author: Lee Hale, with Richard D. Neely; Lyons Press)  

July 4, 2024

QUEEN
“I Want It All! Volume I: The Ultimate Collection of Classic Queen Memorabilia” (Hardcover; Merch; Omnibus Press)  

July 9, 2024

DR. JOHN
“Two Headed Doctor: Listening For Ghosts in Dr. John’s Gris-Gris” (Paperback; author: David Toop; Digital Book; Strange Attractor Press)

Sept. 24, 2024

ELTON JOHN
“Farewell Yellow Brick Road: Memories of My Life On Tour” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Merch; Hyperion Avenue) 

Oct. 1, 2024

TAYLOR SWIFT
“Taylor Swift” (Hardcover; 100+ photos, with commentary on her music and influence; contributors: Beatrice Forman, Maura Johnston, Scott Raab, Annie Zaleski; On Tour; Merch; Hearst Home) 

Oct. 8, 2024

TAYLOR SWIFT
“Taylor Swift Style: Fashion Through the Eras” (Hardcover; author: Sarah Chapelle; Digital Book; On Tour; Merch; St. Martin’s Griffin) 

Oct. 22, 2024

ALEX VAN HALEN
“Brothers” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Audible Audiobook, get Audible Premium Plus free for 3 months; Merch; Harper) 

Sept. 23, 2025

LIL’ KIM
“The Queen Bee” (Hardcover; Digital Book; Hachette Books)