The Books

The Books



The Books were an American duo, formed in New York City in 1999, consisting of guitarist and vocalist Nick Zammuto and cellist Paul de Jong. Their releases typically incorporated samples of obscure sounds and speech.[1][2] They released three critically acclaimed albums on the German label Tomlab, and released their fourth studio album, The Way Out, on Temporary Residence Limited in July 2010.


The Lemon of Pink
The Lemon of Pink is the second album by American musical duo The Books, released October 7, 2003 on the Tomlab record label.
Lost and Safe
Lost and Safe is the third album by American musical duo The Books.
The Way Out
The Way Out is the fourth and final studio album by American music duo The Books.
Thought for Food
Thought for Food is the debut studio album by American musical duo The Books.

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