He has hosted a series of renowned Food Salons and conversations with some of America’s most prominent chefs. Note: the cover material for this book is meant to mimic the texture and tactile quality of tinfoil and is intentional. What if questlove threw a dinner party and everyone came? named one of fall's best cookbooks by Los Angeles Times, GrubStreet, and Eater “Even with its many flashy co-authors, Mixtape Potluck never wavers from its earnest stated intent: to help readers plan the best possible dinner party.
Now he is turning his hand to creating a cookbook. With questlove’s unique style of hosting dinner parties and his love of music, food, and entertaining, this book will give readers unexpected insights into the relationship between culture and food. With friends like his, Quest is one to trust. Eater questlove is best known for his achievements in the music world, but his interest in food runs a close second.
. The result is not only an accessible, entertaining cookbook, but also a collection of Questlove’s diverting musical commentaries as well as an illustration of the fascinating creative relationship between music and food. In mixtape potluck cookbook, questlove imagines the ultimate potluck dinner party, inviting more than fifty chefs, Natalie Portman, and musicians—such as Eric Ripert, entertainers, and Q-Tip—and asking them to bring along their favorite recipes.
He also pairs each cook with a song that he feels best captures their unique creative energy.
something to food about: Exploring Creativity with Innovative Chefs
And food is food for thought. Featuring conversations with: nathan myhrvold, seattle; daniel humm, Modernist Cuisine Lab, NYC; Michael Solomonov, Philadelphia; Ludo Lefebvre, Zahav, Eleven Madison Park, Trois Mec, and NoMad, L. A. Dave beran, new orleans; dominque crenn, coi and loco'l, san francisco; jesse griffiths, next, San Francisco; Daniel Patterson, Nodoguro, Cochon, Dai Due, Austin; and Ryan Roadhouse, Atelier Crenn, Chicago; Donald Link, Portland Random house USA Inc.
Food is fuel. In conversations with ten innovative chefs in America, Questlove explores what makes their creativity tick, how they see the world through their cooking and how their cooking teaches them to see the world. Food is culture. In somethingtofoodabout, drummer, musical director, Questlove, and New York Times bestselling author, culinary entrepreneur, producer, applies his boundless curiosity to the world of food.
Food is history. The conversations begin with food but they end wherever food takes them.
Named a most anticipated book of 2018 by esquire • popsugar • the huffington post • buzzfeed • publishers weeklya unique new guide to creativity from Questlove—inspirations, producer, designer, culinary entrepreneur, bandleader, stories, professor, and lessons on how to live your best creative lifeQuestlove—musician, and all-around cultural omnivore—shares his wisdom on the topics of inspiration and originality in a one-of-a-kind guide to living your best creative life.
In creative quest, and reflects on his own experience, lessons, and stories he’s heard from the many creators and collaborators in his life, Questlove synthesizes all the creative philosophies, to advise readers and fans on how to consider creativity and where to find it. He addresses many topics—what it means to be creative, coping with critics and the foibles of success, the wisdom of maintaining a creative network, how to find a mentor and serve as an apprentice, and the specific pitfalls of contemporary culture—all in the service of guiding admirers who have followed his career and newcomers not yet acquainted with his story.
Whether discussing his own life or channeling the lessons he’s learned from forefathers such as George Clinton, Björk, and others, or like-minded artists including Ava DuVernay, David Byrne, collaborators like D’Angelo, Questlove speaks with the candor and enthusiasm that fans have come to expect.
The product ships with all relevant accessories. Random house USA Inc. Creative quest is many things—above all, a wise and wide-ranging conversation around the eternal mystery of creativity.
Mo' Meta Blues: The World According to Questlove
Brand new in box. Mo' meta blues also has some many random or not musings about the state of hip hop, the state of music criticism, as well as a plethora of run-ins with celebrities, idols, and fellow artists, the state of statements, from Stevie Wonder to KISS to D'Angelo to Jay-Z to Dave Chappelle to.
. You ever seen prince roller-skate?!?But Mo' Meta Blues isn't just a memoir. You have to bear in mind that Questlove is one of the smartest motherf*****s on the planet. Grand Central Publishing. It's a dialogue about the nature of memory and the idea of a post-modern black man saddled with some post-modern blues.
He is one of our most ubiquitous cultural tastemakers, to finding his own way through the music world and ultimately co-founding and rising up with the Roots, and in this, his first book, he reveals his own formative experiences--from growing up in 1970s West Philly as the son of a 1950s doo-wop singer, a.
K. A. The last hip hop band on Earth. His musical knowledge, for all practical purposes, is limitless. Robert christgaua punch-drunk memoir in which everyone's Favorite Questlove tells his own story while tackling some of the lates, the philosophers, the greats, the heavyweights, the fakes, and the true originals of the music world.
Brand new in box. Random house USA Inc. Grand Central Publishing. The product ships with all relevant accessories. Named a most anticipated book of 2018 by esquire • popsugar • the huffington post • buzzfeed • publishers weeklya unique new guide to creativity from Questlove—inspirations, stories, and lessons on how to live your best creative lifeQuestlove—musician, designer, producer, bandleader, professor, culinary entrepreneur, and all-around cultural omnivore—shares his wisdom on the topics of inspiration and originality in a one-of-a-kind guide to living your best creative life.
In creative quest, and reflects on his own experience, and stories he’s heard from the many creators and collaborators in his life, Questlove synthesizes all the creative philosophies, lessons, to advise readers and fans on how to consider creativity and where to find it. He addresses many topics—what it means to be creative, how to find a mentor and serve as an apprentice, the wisdom of maintaining a creative network, coping with critics and the foibles of success, and the specific pitfalls of contemporary culture—all in the service of guiding admirers who have followed his career and newcomers not yet acquainted with his story.
Whether discussing his own life or channeling the lessons he’s learned from forefathers such as George Clinton, Björk, or like-minded artists including Ava DuVernay, and others, collaborators like D’Angelo, David Byrne, Questlove speaks with the candor and enthusiasm that fans have come to expect.
Creative quest is many things—above all, a wise and wide-ranging conversation around the eternal mystery of creativity.
From Crook to Cook: Platinum Recipes from Tha Boss Dogg's Kitchen Snoop Dogg Cookbook, Celebrity Cookbook with Soul Food Recipes
And of course, no party is complete without that Gin and Juice and other platinum ways to entertain. If you're a fan of celebrity books and cookbooks such as bob's burgers, margaritaville cookbook, Thug Kitchen cookbook, Magnolia Table Cookbook, or the Gilmore Girls Eat Like a Gilmore; the Doggfather's got you covered - complete with epic stories and behind-the-scenes photos that bring his masterpieces to life.
Grand Central Publishing. Random house USA Inc. And it don't stop. Snoop's giving a taste of the high life with remixes on upper echelon fare such as Lobster Thermidor and Filet Mignon. Brand new in box. Looking for cookbooks with a little more personality? Welcome to tha Boss Dogg's Kitchen. The first cookbook and recipe book from Tha Dogg, From Crook to Cook: Platinum Recipes from Tha Boss Dogg's Kitchen.
. But we gotta keep it g with those favorite munchies too, ya know? From chewy Starbursts to those glorious Frito BBQ Twists, you should have an arsenal of snacks that'll satisfy. The product ships with all relevant accessories. You've seen snoop dogg work his culinary magic on VH1's Emmy-nominated Martha and Snoop's Potluck Dinner Party, and now Tha Dogg's up in your kitchen.
Jubilee: Recipes from Two Centuries of African American Cooking: A Cookbook
A celebration of african American cuisine right now, in all of its abundance and variety. Tejal rao, toni tipton-martin has shed new light on the history, breadth, the new york times named one of the best cookbooks of the year by the new york Times Book Review • The New Yorker • NPR • Chicago Tribune • The Atlantic • BuzzFeed • Food52 Throughout her career, and depth of African American cuisine.
The product ships with all relevant accessories. Grand Central Publishing. This has been my experience with Toni Tipton-Martin’s Jubilee. Sam sifton, the recipes—even the oldest ones—feel fresh and modern, The New York Times“Despite their deep roots, a testament to the essentiality of African-American gastronomy to all of American cuisine.
The new yorker“jubilee is part-essential history lesson, part-brilliantly researched culinary artifact, and wholly functional, not to mention deeply delicious. Kitchn“tipton-martin has given us the gift of a clear view of the generosity of the black hands that have flavored and shaped American cuisine for over two centuries.
Taste random house USA Inc. New techniques, new flavors, new narratives—everything so thrilling you want to make the recipes over and over again. She’s introduced us to black cooks, some long forgotten, who established much of what’s considered to be our national cuisine. Brand new in box.
L.A. Son: My Life, My City, My Food
The product ships with all relevant accessories. Random house USA Inc. To becoming an acclaimed chef. Son embodies the sense of invention, resourcefulness, and hybrid attitude of the city from which it takes its name, as it tells the transporting, unlikely story of how a Korean American kid went from lowriding in the streets of L.
A. Son takes us through the neighborhoods and streets most tourists never see, from the hidden casinos where gamblers slurp fragrant bowls of pho to Downtown's Jewelry District, where a ten-year-old Choi wolfed down Jewish deli classics between diamond deliveries; from the kitchen of his parents' Korean restaurant and his mother's pungent kimchi to the boulevards of East L.
A. And the best taquerias in the country, the curbside view from one of his emblematic Kogi taco trucks, to, at last, where people from all walks of life line up for a revolutionary meal. Filled with over 85 inspired recipes that meld the overlapping traditions and flavors of L. A. Including korean fried chicken, tempura potato pancakes, homemade chorizo, and Kimchi and Pork Belly Stuffed Pupusas—L.
A. Anthony Bourdain Ecco. Brand new in box.
The Little Book of Feminist Saints
These women broke ground, broke ceilings, and broke molds—including maya angelou • jane austen • ruby bridges • rachel carson • shirley chisholm • marie curie & irène joliot curie • isadora duncan • amelia earhart • artemisia gentileschi • grace hopper • Dolores Huerta • Frida Kahlo • Billie Jean King • Audre Lorde • Wilma Mankiller • Toni Morrison • Michelle Obama • Sandra Day O’Connor • Sally Ride • Eleanor Roosevelt • Margaret Sanger • Sappho • Nina Simone • Gloria Steinem • Kanno Sugako • Harriet Tubman • Mae West • Virginia Woolf • Malala Yousafzai Open to any page and find daily inspiration and lasting delight.
. Grand Central Publishing. Required reading for any seeking to broaden their historical knowledge. Kirkus reviews starred review“Small enough to tuck into a bag, this delightful book offers instant inspiration. Bookpage random house USA Inc. The product ships with all relevant accessories. Blazed trails where none existed before.
The guardian in this luminous volume, vibrant, new york times bestselling writer Julia Pierpont and artist Manjit Thapp match short, and surprising biographies with stunning full-color portraits of secular female “saints”: champions of strength and progress. Brand new in box.
South: Essential Recipes and New Explorations
The product ships with all relevant accessories. Brand new in box. Random house USA Inc. Regional differences are highlighted in recipes for shrimp and grits, fried chicken, corn bread, and more. And who better to give us the key elements of Southern cuisine than Sean Brock, the award-winning chef and Southern-food crusader.
New york times bestsellernamed one of the ten best cookbooks of 2019 by the new yorker named a best book of 2019 by publishers weeklynamed the best Cookbook of 2019 by Amazon Named a Best New Cookbook of Fall 2019 by the New York Times, Food & Wine, Grub Street, Epicurious, Chowhound, Robb Report, and more “I will keep this book forever in my collection because no one cooking today is doing more to help the Southern culinary flame burn brighter.
New york times southern food is one of the most beloved and delicious cuisines in America. Grand Central Publishing. Includes key southern knowledge too: how to fry, how to care for cast iron, how to cook over a hearth, and more. Recipes can be mixed and matched to make a meal or eaten on their own. This is the book fans of sean brock have been waiting for, and it’s the book Southern-food lovers the world over will use as their bible.
Anthony Bourdain Ecco. In south, brock shares his recipes for key components of the cuisine, from grits and fried chicken to collard greens and corn bread.
The Rap Year Book: The Most Important Rap Song From Every Year Since 1979, Discussed, Debated, and Deconstructed
The product ships with all relevant accessories. The rap year book the most important Rap Song from Every Year Since 1979 Discussed Debated and Deconstructed. Now being turned into a documentary to be aired on amc in 2018. New york times best seller********picked by billboard as one of the 100 Greatest Music Books of All-Time********Pitchfork Book Club's first selection****.
Here's what the rap year book does: it takes readers from 1979, debating, with Shea Serrano hilariously discussing, widely regarded as the moment rap became recognized as part of the cultural and musical landscape, and comes right up to the present, and deconstructing the most important rap song year by year.
Brand new in box. Serrano also examines the most important moments that surround the history and culture of rap music--from artists' backgrounds to issues of race, the rise of hip-hop, and the struggles among its major players--both personal and professional. Covering east coast and west coast, and show stoppers, famous rapper feuds, chart toppers, The Rap Year Book is an in-depth look at the most influential genre of music to come out of the last generation.
Complete with infographics, portraits of the artists, and short essays by other prominent music writers, uproarious and informative footnotes, lyric maps, The Rap Year Book is both a narrative and illustrated guide to the most iconic and influential rap songs ever created. Grand Central Publishing. It's like kanye's verse on "Put On, " except it's a book.
It's like the face biggie made when he was on the boat with Puffy in "Hypnotize, " except it's a book.