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Mark Ellen: Rock Star Stole My Life – A Big Bad Love Affair With Music – book review

Mark Ellen: Rock Star Stole My Life - A Big Bad Love Affair With Music (Hodder and Stoughton) Out Now Mark Ellen recounts his time in...

1999–2000: A Year on the Manchester Music Scene by Louie Shelley – book review

1999–2000: A Year on the Manchester Music Scene by Louie Shelley - book review

The One and Only: Peter Perrett, Homme Fatale by Nina Antonia – book review

Louder Than War reviews Nina Antonia's meticulous biography of The Only Ones' frontman, Peter Perrett.

The Berlin Diaries by Noel Maurice – book review

For Louder Than War Polly Trope reviews the new book by Noel Maurice, The Berlin Diaries.

Quentin Tarantino FAQ: Everything Left to Know About the Original Reservoir Dog by Dale Sherman

Dale Sherman Quentin Tarantino FAQ: Everything Left to Know About the Original Reservoir Dog (Applause Theatre) Out Now Quentin Tarantino divides opinions more than any other director...

More Bees Bigger Bonnets by Steve Pottinger – book review

A fourth collection of poetry for … people who hate poetry (and for those who always knew it was cool) from festival rising star Steve Pottinger

Gareth Ashton: Hanging Around Musicians – book review

Gareth Ashton reflects on 25 years behind a drum kit for bands ranging from punk to country.

Listen To This! Kim Gordon reads from her memoir ‘Girl In A Band’.

Listen To This! Kim Gordon reads from her memoir 'Girl In A Band'.

Dress Rehearsal Brags, an a-z of unpopular culture by Graham Bendel: Author Interview

Dress Rehearsal Brags, an a-z of unpopular culture by Graham Bendel: Author Interview

Anti-British Lefty Commie Traitor Scum by Andy Carrington – book review

Anti-British Lefty Commie Traitor Scum Andy Carrington E-book / Paperback Louder Than War's Nathan Brown picks up a book of poetry to wander lonely as a...

Stealing All Transmissions: A Secret History of the Clash by Randal Doane – book review

Stealing All Transmissions: A Secret History of the Clash - Randall Doane (PM Press) Available Now Stealing All Transmissions: A Secret History of the Clash is...

How I Left The National Grid by Guy Mankowski – book review

Guy Mankowski's new book is about a search for the front person of a mid 80s band from Manchester.

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