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Heavy Metal music books

See below for a selection of the latest books from Heavy Metal music category. Presented with a red border are the Heavy Metal music books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading.

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Recently Published

America 51 A Probe into the Realities That Are Hiding Inside 'The Greatest Country in the World' by Corey Taylor America 51 A Probe into the Realities That Are Hiding Inside 'The Greatest Country in the World'

A skewering of the American underbelly by the New York Times bestselling author of Seven Deadly Sins and You're Making Me Hate You
Format: Hardback - Released: 08/08/2017

A History of Heavy Metal by Andrew O'Neill A History of Heavy Metal

A hilariously kick-arse tour through heavy metal by the UK's foremost metalhead stand-up comedian, Andrew O'Neill
Format: Paperback - Released: 11/07/2017

Rock in a Hard Place Music and Mayhem in the Middle East by Orlando Crowcroft Rock in a Hard Place Music and Mayhem in the Middle East

From Tehran to Riyadh, Cairo to Nazareth, this is the story of how a new generation of rockers and rappers are trying to change the Middle East.
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/06/2017

Rock in a Hard Place Music and Mayhem in the Middle East by Orlando Crowcroft Rock in a Hard Place Music and Mayhem in the Middle East

From Tehran to Riyadh, Cairo to Nazareth, this is the story of how a new generation of rockers and rappers are trying to change the Middle East.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2017

Christianity and Heavy Metal as Impure Sacred Within the Secular West Transgressing the Sacred by Jason Lief Christianity and Heavy Metal as Impure Sacred Within the Secular West Transgressing the Sacred

This book explores the symbolic relationship between Christianity and heavy metal music as forms of cultural critique. By focusing on death, sacrifice, and the mystical side of human life, both Christianity and heavy metal challenge oppressive forms of ideology within...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/06/2017

Connecting Metal to Culture Unity in Disparity by Mika Elovaara Connecting Metal to Culture Unity in Disparity

Though it's given little attention and even less serious attention by the mainstream press, metal music has for decades been a major creative and cultural force around the world. This book brings together a group of contributors from Europe, North...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/03/2017

Damn the Machine The Story of Noise Records by David E. Gehlke, Hansi Kursch Damn the Machine The Story of Noise Records
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Format: Paperback - Released: 24/03/2017

Misery Obscura The Photography of Eerie Von 1981-2009 by Mike D'Antonio Misery Obscura The Photography of Eerie Von 1981-2009


Format: Hardback - Released: 22/11/2016

Coming Soon

Hellraisers A Complete Visual History of Heavy Metal Mayhem by Axl Rosenberg, Christopher Krovatin Hellraisers A Complete Visual History of Heavy Metal Mayhem
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Take a tour of the evil history of metal music with this massive, jam-packed, era-by-era chronology.
Format: Hardback - Released: 02/10/2017

Other books in this genre

Choosing Death The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore by Scott Carlson Choosing Death The Improbable History of Death Metal & Grindcore


Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2016

Into the Black The Inside Story of Metallica, 1991-2014 by Ian Winwood, Paul Brannigan Into the Black The Inside Story of Metallica, 1991-2014
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From the record-breaking success of 1991's 'Black Album' to the band's reinvention with the Load/Reload albums; from the Lulu album with Lou Reed to their hugely expensive feature film Through the Never, the second half of the Metallica story has...
Format: Paperback - Released: 03/11/2016

The Complete History of Black Sabbath What Evil Lurks by Joel McIver, Robb Flynn The Complete History of Black Sabbath What Evil Lurks
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Be amazed by the complete illustrated history of the band that invented metal, from their inception in 1968 to their final tour in 2016.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/10/2016

Iron Maiden - Updated Edition The Ultimate Illustrated History of the Beast by Neil Daniels Iron Maiden - Updated Edition The Ultimate Illustrated History of the Beast


Format: Hardback - Released: 28/09/2016

Metallica - Updated Edition The Complete Illustrated History by Martin Popoff Metallica - Updated Edition The Complete Illustrated History


Format: Paperback - Released: 24/08/2016

Heavy Metal Music and the Communal Experience by Niall Scott Heavy Metal Music and the Communal Experience

The book critically examines the issue of community formation in metal music. Via theoretical reflections on communal formation and empirical research in the field, scholars interested in extreme music and community formation will become familiar with this particular collective experience,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/08/2016

Metallica: Back To The Front by Matt Taylor Metallica: Back To The Front


Format: Hardback - Released: 02/08/2016

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