Music and Film

Born to Run

Hardback, 27/09/2016, €28.40
A revelatory memoir by a legendary rock star, Bruce Springsteen's BORN TO RUN will be the book of 2016.

A Life in Parts

Hardback, 20/10/2016, €21.30
The long-awaited autobiograghy by TV's greatest leading man, Bryan Cranston

Cowboy Song: The Authorised Biography of Philip Lynott

Paperback, 26/01/2017, €14.20
Cowboy Song is the definitive authorised biography of Thin Lizzy guiding spirit, Philip Lynott, the instantly identifiable singer, charismatic stage performer and supremely gifted songwriter.


Paperback, 02/02/2017, €14.20
There were many reasons Moby was never going to make it as a DJ and musician in the New York club scene of the late 1980s and early 90s. He would learn what it was to be spat on, literally and figuratively. And to live on almost nothing. As a portrait of the young artist, this book captures something timeless about the human condition.


Paperback, 24/11/2016, €19.85
With songs like 'The Weight', 'The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down' and 'Up on Cripple Creek', songwriter/guitarist Robbie Robertson and his partners in The Band introduced a music lexicon, one soaked in the mythology of the Old South that has influenced countless musicians. In this title, he tells the story of the band.

Hamilton The Revolution

Hardback, 06/10/2016, €42.55
Winner of the 2016 Pulitzer Prize for Drama

Age of Bowie

Paperback, 12/01/2017, €14.20

1001 Albums you must hear before you die

Paperback, 06/10/2016, €28.40
If you thought you knew your music, then think again. 1001 Albums You Must Hear Before You Die, is totally revised and fully updated for 2016, and is the definitive guide to accompany your interest in music.

I'm Your Man: The Life of Leonard Cohen

Paperback, 06/06/2013, €18.45
A biography that contains exclusive material and interviews on Leonard Cohen - singer-songwriter, musician, poet, and novelist. It explores various facets of Cohen's life.

How Music Works

Paperback, 19/09/2013, €21.30
Based on author's own work over the years with Talking Heads, Brian Eno, and his myriad collaborators - along with journeys to Wagnerian opera houses, African villages, and anywhere music exists, this book shows how music emerges from cultural circumstance as much as individual creativity.