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Book lover, it’s going to be another good year for your music shelves.

Innovative critical writing, big-name autobiographies, photobooks and plenty more—we’ve cast a sneaky eye ahead at some of the movers and shakers of 2022’s music publishing, and it’s set to be a good one. Take a look below at what’s coming up, and a selection of recommended new releases.

 

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A Book of Days
(Hardback)
Patti Smith
 
A deeply moving and brilliantly idiosyncratic visual book of days by the National Book Award-winning author of Just Kids and M Train. More than 365 images chart ...
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This Is What It Sounds Like: Why We...
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Dr. Susan Rogers
 
A legendary record producer-turned-brain scientist explains why you fall in love with music. This Is What It Sounds Like is a journey into the science and soul of...
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The Islander: My Life in Music and...
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Chris Blackwell; Paul Morley
 
The definitive autobiography by renowned Island Records founder Chris Blackwell, looking back across his phenomenal life and career.
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The Philosophy of Modern Song
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Bob Dylan
 
The Philosophy of Modern Song is Bob Dylan's first book of new writing since 2004's Chronicles: Volume One - and since winning the Nobel Prize for Literature in ...
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Access All Areas: A Backstage Pass...
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Barbara Charone
 
The memoir from the writer and music PR legend, Barbara Charone
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Sound Within Sound: Opening Our Ears...
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Kate Molleson
 
A radical new book by journalist, critic and BBC Radio 3 broadcaster Kate Molleson, which fundamentally changes the way we think about classical music and the ...
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