Music and Film

Small Town Talk: Bob Dylan, the Band, Van Morrison, Janis Joplin, Jimi Hendrix & Friends in the Wild Years of Woodstock

Paperback, 01/06/2017, €12.95
Think 'Woodstock' and the mind turns to the seminal 1969 festival. But Woodstock itself was over sixty miles away, and already a key location in the rock landscape as a community of brilliant, and freaks dazed and confused by the search for spiritual truth. This is a study of a vital music scene in a revolutionary time and place.

Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall

Paperback, 18/05/2017, €19.85
The age of the rock star, like the age of the cowboy, has passed. Like the cowboy, the idea of the rock star lives on in our imaginations. What did we see in them? This title deals with the lives of forty rock stars from 1955 to 1995. It takes you on a journey to burst a hundred myths and create a hundred more.

Hamilton The Revolution

Hardback, 06/10/2016, €39.00
Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Can't Stand Up for Falling Down

Hardback, 10/08/2017, €19.95

Cured: The Tale of Two Imaginary Boys

Paperback, 01/06/2017, €12.75
The inside story of The Cure

Shock and Awe

Paperback, 06/07/2017, €16.50
Explores most decadent of genres on both sides of the Atlantic. This title charts the retro future sounds, outrageous styles and gender-fluid sexual politics that came to define the first half of the seventies. It also brings right up to date with a final chapter on glam in hip hop, Lady Gaga, and the aftershocks of David Bowie's death.


Paperback, 12/07/2017, €12.95

Scar Tissue

Paperback, 03/11/2005, €15.60
* The frank, shocking and inspiring autobiography of Anthony Kiedis, lead singer of the Red Hot Chili Peppers - 'the world's biggest band' (MOJO) * 'Book of the Year' N.M.E.

I'm Not with the Band: A Writer's Life Lost in Music

Paperback, 06/07/2017, €12.95
The frank, funny and fearless memoir of Sylvia Patterson - one of Britain's best-loved and most influential music writers. Shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award 2016.