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“A clear, comprehensive look at a murky business.” —The Wall Street Journal Your favorite band has just announced their nationwide tour. Should you pay to join their fan club and get in on the pre-sale? No, you decide to wait. But the on-sale date arrives, and the site is jammed. You can’t get on—and the concert is sold out in six minutes. What happened? What now?Music journalists Dean Budnick and Josh Baron chronicle the behind-the-scenes history of the modern concert industry. Filled with entertaining rock-and-roll anecdotes about The Rolling Stones, The Grateful Dead, Pearl Jam, and more—and charting the emergence of players like Ticketmaster, StubHub, Live Nation, and Outbox—Ticket Masters will transfix every concertgoer
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This book reveals the secrets behind Jennifer Lopez’s rise to the top. It chronicles how she moved out of the family home at 18 and how she struggled to support herself until she got her big break as a ‘Fly Girl’ on the hit TV show ‘In Living Color’. She reveals the inside details on her controversial relationship with rapper Sean ‘Puffy’ Combs. There are new details about the worst night of her life, when she and Puffy were arrested and she was handcuffed and held in a police station for 14 hours. The book takes you inside the world of the superstar diva, with never-before-revealed details of her rags-to-riches journey.
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Fresh from his Grammy win for best Latin pop album, this sizzling Latin heartthrob is on the verge crossing over into mainstream music superstardom. This timely profile of Martin’s life starts with his childhood in Puerto Rico and chronicles his rise to a popular Latin singer, his stint on “General Hospital, ” and his Broadway debut in “Les Miserables.” Includes 25 photos.
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Last Train to Memphis was hailed on publication as the definitive biography of Elvis Presley. Peter Guralnick’s acclaimed book is the first to set aside the myths and focus on Elvis’ humanity, as it traces Elvis’ early years, from humble beginnings to unprecedented success. At the heart of the story is Elvis himself, a poor boy of great ambition and fiery musical passions, who connected with his audience and the age in a way that has yet to be duplicated.There’s no mention of sequins, drugs, or peanut butter in this understated biography of the teenaged Elvis, a serious and worthy attempt to answer the question, “Who was this guy before he was an icon, the voice of a generation, the King?” The essential clarity and honesty of Guraln
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