The Mojo Collection: 4th Edition

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Canongate Books, Nov 1, 2007 - Music - 1200 pages
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The greatest albums of all time . . . and how they happened. Organised chronologically and spanning seven decades, The MOJO Collection presents an authoritative and engaging guide to the history of the pop album via hundreds of long-playing masterpieces, from the much-loved to the little known. From The Beatles to The Verve, from Duke Ellington to King Tubby and from Peggy Lee to Sly Stone, hundreds of albums are covered in detail with chart histories, full track and personnel listings and further listening suggestions. There's also exhaustive coverage of the soundtrack and hit collections that every home should have. Like all collections, there are records you listen to constantly, albums you've forgotten, albums you hardly play, albums you love guiltily and albums you thought you were alone in treasuring, proving The MOJO Collection to be an essential purchase for those who love and live music.
  

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Contents

The dream is over A Stairway To Heaven LSD decimalised
371
Here we are now entertain us Take That and party Es
585
The 2000s
669
MOJO Miscellaneous
741
Great Soundtracks
762
The Best Of The Best Ofs
801
Index
855
Copyright

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About the author (2007)

Jim Irvin is a songwriter, broadcaster and music journalist.He was one of the founding editors of MOJO Magazine and remains a regular contributor. He also writes for The Word and has written for Rolling Stone, The Sunday Times, The Times, The Guardian, Time Out and others.

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