10 Best Music Books of 2017

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Once Upon a Time in Shaolin
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Once Upon a Time in Shaolin

In 2014, the Wu-Tang Clan pulled off one of the weirdest stunts in music history, pressing a single copy of a new LP, Once Upon a Time in Shaolin, and offering it to the highest bidder, who wound up being disgraced "Pharma Bro" Martin Shkreli. The Elmore Leonard-esque tale is recounted here.

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