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    • Can't Buy Me Love

    • By: Jonathan Gould
    • Narrated by: Richard Aspel
    • Length: 29 hrs and 52 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 64
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 59

    Nearly 20 years in the making, Can't Buy Me Love is a masterful work of group biography, cultural history, and musical criticism. That the Beatles were an unprecedented phenomenon is a given. Here Jonathan Gould seeks to explain why, placing the Fab Four in the broad and tumultuous panorama of their time and place, rooting their story in the social context that girded both their rise and their demise.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Light on gossip, rich on context

    • By Tad Davis on 10-29-13

    Regular price: $31.47

    • Otis Redding

    • An Unfinished Life
    • By: Jonathan Gould
    • Narrated by: Stefan Rudnicki
    • Length: 17 hrs and 47 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 20
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 20

    In Otis Redding: An Unfinished Life, Jonathan Gould finally does justice to Redding's incomparable musical artistry, drawing on exhaustive research, the cooperation of the Redding family, and previously unavailable sources of information to present the first comprehensive portrait of the singer's background, his upbringing, and his professional career.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent history

    • By txlawyer on 04-28-18

    Regular price: $38.50