256pp paperback. Quadrophenia is the 1979 classic mod movie loosely based on The Who's 1973 rock opera of the same name, directed by Frank Roddam and starring Phil Daniels as the protagonist 'Jimmy'. ..
By Oliver Lomax. 486pp hardback. The story of two of the world's greatest recorded music libraries: KPM (1956-1977) and Bruton Music (1978-1980). The Mood Modern is three books in one, weaving togethe..
By Oliver Lomax. 486pp paperback. The story of two of the world's greatest recorded music libraries: KPM (1956-1977) and Bruton Music (1978-1980). The Mood Modern is three books in one, weaving togeth..
Book Review. 336pp hardback. The Sunday Times Top Ten Bestseller: Joy Division emerged in the mid-70s at the start of a two-decades long Manchester scene that was to become much mythologised. It was t..
By Ian Shirley. Biography. During a ten year period bridging the 1980s and 1990s, Bill Drummond and Jimmy Cauty created pop masterpieces at a prodigious pace, leaving behind a body of work unlike anyt..
By David Hepworth. 448pp paperback. As heard on BBC 6 Music with Shaun Keveny, BBC Radio 5 Live and Talk Radio with Eamonn HolmesThe age of the rock star, like the age of the cowboy, has passed. Like ..
Unfaithful Music and Disappearing Ink is the long-awaited memoir from Elvis Costello, one of rock and roll's most iconic stars. Born Declan Patrick MacManus, Elvis Costello was raised in London and Li..
The complete, definitive and never-before-published catalogue of Hipgnosis, Vinyl * Album * Cover * Art finally does justice to the work of the most important design collective in music history, which..
Label Review. The theme for this issue is "Vision" and features artists like Jeff Buckley, Yola, Scott Avett, Rebecca Loebe, The Mountain Goats, North Mississippi Allstars, Andrew Combs, Orville Peck,..
512pp paperback. Autobiography. Waging Heavy Peace is the remarkable memoir of rock icon Neil YoungNeil Young is a singular figure in the history of rock and pop culture in the last four decades, indu..
180p soft back photobook (by Pep Bonet) taken at various Wacken festivals, accompanied by a double CD of live tracks from the festival. Fts Deep Purple, Motorhead, Sabaton, Alice Cooper, Trivium, Anth..
368pp paperback. A classic rock memoir of the legendary Hollies front man and member of Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young. In this candid and riveting autobiography Graham Nash tells it all: the love, the ..