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    • Petty: The Biography

    • By: Warren Zanes
    • Narrated by: Warren Zanes
    • Length: 14 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 840
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 774
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 773

    No one other than Warren Zanes, rocker and writer and friend, could author a book about Tom Petty that is as honest and evocative of Petty's music and the remarkable rock and roll history he and his band helped to write. Born in Gainesville, Florida, with more than a little hillbilly in his blood, Tom Petty was a Southern shit kicker, a kid without a whole lot of promise. Rock and roll made it otherwise.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Tom Petty gets some bio love

    • By tru britty on 12-15-15

    Regular price: $24.95

    • Dusty Springfield's Dusty in Memphis (33 1/3 Series)

    • By: Warren Zanes
    • Narrated by: Jay Snyder
    • Length: 3 hrs and 3 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      3 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      3.5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Story
      3 out of 5 stars 10

    Dusty in Memphis, Dusty Springfield's beautiful and bizarre magnum opus, remains as fine a hybrid of pop and rhythm and blues as has ever been made. In this book, Zanes explores his own love affair with the record. He digs deep into the album's Memphis roots and talks to several of the key characters who were involved in its creation; many of whom were - like Zanes - outsiders drawn to the American South and mesmerized by its hold over the imagination.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • A personal look at an excellent album

    • By Michael Stewart on 06-02-12

    Regular price: $9.95