Music and Film

Paul Simon: The Life

Paperback, 08/05/2018, €20.30
This is an intimate, candid, and definitive biography written with Simon's participation and encouragement by acclaimed biographer and music writer Robert Hilburn.

Life: Keith Richards

Paperback, 26/05/2011, €14.85
Once-in-a-generation memoir of a rock legend - the No. 1 SUNDAY TIMES bestseller.


Paperback, 08/03/2018, €20.30
"You have the luck of Croesus on stilts (as my Auntie Vi would have said) if you've had the sort of career, ups and downs, warts and all that I have in that wondrous little corner of show business called musical theatre."

Bruce Lee: A Life

Paperback, 05/06/2018, €20.30
The first authoritative biography of film star Bruce Lee, who made martial arts a global phenomenon, bridged the divide between eastern and western cultures, and smashed long-held stereotypes of Asians and Asian-Americans.

Uncommon People: The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars 1955-1994

Paperback, 05/04/2018, €12.95
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.In Uncommon People, David Hepworth zeroes in on defining moments and turning points in the lives of forty rock stars from 1955 to 1995, taking us on a journey to burst a hundred myths and create a hundred more.

Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys.

Paperback, 17/12/2015, €12.15
In 1975, Viv Albertine was obsessed with music but it never occurred to her she could be in a band as she couldn't play an instrument and she'd never seen a girl play electric guitar. This book deals with her life and work.

Just Kids

Paperback, 01/12/2010, €12.95
Winner of the 2010 Non-Fiction National Book Award Patti Smith's evocative, honest and moving coming-of-age story of her extraordinary relationship with the artist Robert Mapplethorpe

Blame it on Bianca Del Rio

Paperback, 24/05/2018, €23.00
Fierce, funny, and fabulous - a would-be love child sired by John Waters and birthed by Joan Rivers - Bianca sandblasted her name in the annals of pop culture on RuPaul's Drag Race. A collection of biting advice filled with vibrant photos from Bianca's twisted universe, Blame It On Bianca Del Rio will shock you and keep you laughing.

why dylan matters

Hardback, 16/11/2017, €17.55
`At last an expert classicist gets to grips with Bob Dylan' Mary Beard

Bronze Mantis Ultimate Visual Guide

Hardback, 25/05/2018, €23.00