With Duran Duran, John Taylor has created some of the greatest songs of our time. From the disco dazzle of debut single 'Planet Earth' right up to their latest number one album All You Need is Now, Du..
By Chris Welch. 144pp hardback. Iron Maiden is the ultimate Maiden book to cover every possible aspect of the band's amazing 40-year career. Iron Maiden is a celebration of the band, providing their f..
David Bowie 1968: a year spent between records deals, performing mime and playing cabaret. / Thee Hypnotics / Martha Reeves / Luther Russell / UK Country-Rock / The Association / Robyn Hitchcock A&M y..
Gruff Rhys (Super Furry Animals), The Choir (Cleveland's Anglophile masters 1969 unreleased album), TRIP (Austrias turned on 1972 TV rock-opera), Moby Grape (enter 1967), Brian James (The pre-Damned p..
The MC5 Fifty years of ramalama: exclusive Wayne Kramer interview / '80s Albums Our parallel universe Best Of The '80s / Son Of Dracula Ringo Starr & Harry Nilsson's drunken horror-rock flop / FJ McMa..
640pp paperback. Autobiography. With the Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the riffs, the lyrics and the songs that roused the world, and over four decades he lived the original rock and roll lif..
Beware the novelist . . . intimate and indiscreet . . . pompous, prophetic airs . . . here is the fact of fiction . . . an American tale where, naturally, evil conquers good, and none live happily eve..
384pp paperback. 'A must-read for any music fan' (Boston Globe). Crime was everywhere, the government was broke and the city's infrastructure was collapsing, but between 1974 and 1978 virtually all fo..
M Train begins in the tiny Greenwich Village cafe where Smith goes every morning for black coffee, ruminates on the world as it is and the world as it was, and writes in her notebook. Through prose th..
By Tom Doyle. 304pp paperback. The most famous living rock musician on the planet, Paul McCartney is now regarded as a slightly cosy figure, an (inter)national treasure. Back in the 1970s, however, Mc..
By Kenneth Womack. hardback. George Martin - the man, the mind, the music. This is the story of the legendary Beatles producer. The first of two volumes, MAXIMUM VOLUME traces Martin's early life, fro..
By Stuart Cosgrove. 304pp paperback. In the 1950s and 1960s, Memphis, Tennessee, was the launch pad of musical pioneers such as Aretha Franklin, Elvis Presley, Johnny Cash, Al Green and Isaac Hayes, a..
208pp hardback. Published to co-incide with the release of the documentary A Montage of Heck in the Spring. More than 20 years has passed since Kurt Cobain killed himself and his legacy still continue..