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Omnibus Press’ substantial biographies of music artists have regularly won critical acclaim and achieved best-seller status. Subjects include Morrissey, Keith Moon, Kate Bush, The Velvet Underground, ABBA and Bob Marley. Alongside the life stories of established artists, Omnibus also publish books about rising stars and cult bands. This vigorous and eclectic output has established Omnibus Press as the UK’s definitive imprint for rock biographies.

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Omnibus Press has a unique reputation for publishing high-quality photography books featuring the work of some of the world’s top rock and pop photographers. Iconic images of The Beatles, Bob Dylan and Led Zeppelin by some of the music world’s most renowned photographers are among many major publications from Omnibus and its sister imprint Vision On.

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Wise Music has made its Omnibus Press publications available in electronic form on all major eBook stores from Amazon’s Kindle to Apple’s iBook Store.

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Reference Books

Authoritative reference books from Omnibus Press include Colin Larkin’s definitive and monumental Encyclopedia Of Popular Music, Schirmer’s Complete Rhyming Dictionary and 1000 UK Number One Hits by John Kutner and Spencer Leigh.

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The Orchestra

Reinvented for iPad, this groundbreaking iPad App presents an unprecedented interactive exploration of orchestral music and instruments. Presented by Wise Music, Touch Press and Rite Digital.

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