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Personality Crisis: A Novel by TJ McGuire- book review

Book Review Personality Crisis - A Novel TJ McGuire (Paperback only - self published) 9/10 Teen-punk memoir-cum-fiction, seventies style from small town Scotland.  Thomas (TJ) McGuire has written...

Just A Shot Away: 1969 Revisited by Kris Needs – book review

Kris Needs - Just a Shot Away: 1969 Revisited New Haven Publishing Ltd Out now Amy Britton looks over "Part One" of Kris Needs very personal account...

Greg Healey – Black Sabbath Magic, Myth & Mayhem – book review

Greg Healey Black Sabbath Magic, Myth & Mayhem New Haven Publishing New book which takes the reader through the trials and tribulations of Heavy Metal trailblazers...

Tricky: Hell Is Round The Corner – Book Review

Tricky has been creating ground-breaking and unique music for the best part of three decades. His new autobiography tells the story of his life, his creative outputs and his experiences of the music industry.

Kim Gordon: Girl in a Band – Book Review

Founding member of Sonic Youth and solo artist Kim Gordon's autobiography has been published in a new paperback edition. Here it is reviewed for LTW.

100 Unhip Albums That We Should Learn To Love: Ian Moss – Book Review

Book Review 100 Unhip Albums -That We Should Learn To Love- Ian Moss               (Empire Publications) Paperback and Kindle Out now One of...

A Curry With John Peel: the City Walls story – Richard Williams – book review

Book Review A Curry With John Peel: the City Walls story - Richard Williams  Paperback / e-book  Out now 1980, Southampton. University student & music fan decides he...

Ignore Alien Orders: On Parole With The Clash – book review

Ignore Alien Orders – On Parole With The Clash Tony Beesley & Anthony Davie (Days Like Tomorrow Books) If the maxim ‘you never forget your first...

Outside View: The Secret Life of a Teenage Punk Rocker: Andy Blade – book review

Book Review Outside View: The Secret Life of a Teenage Punk Rocker:  The Andy Blade Chronicles  - Andy Blade (Days Like Tomorrow Books) Hardback  (254 pages) Out...

The Ballad Of Jethro Tull – Book Review

The Ballad Of Jethro Tull - a pretty thorough account of the history of one of Britain’s iconic bands in their own words.

Julie Hamill: Jackie – book review

“Little Julie Hamill, reading me her novel…” Reaction, Valerie Solanos & Me, 2018 Airdrie punks Reaction recently gave a mention to Julie, another Airdrie alumni...

Posters from Paddington Printshop – book review

Posters From Paddington Printshop is a beautiful book compiling long lost images published by Four Corners publishing. Released on 12th September with an exhibition held at London Print Studio. Matt Mead reviews the publication for Louder Than War.
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Chuck Prophet: The Land That Time Forgot – album review

Chuck Prophet – The Land That Time Forgot   Yep Roc Records All formats Out on 21...

Various Artists: West Meets East -Indian Music and its influence on the West – album review

  Various Artists - West Meets East él Records 3CD/DL Released 14 August 2020 Subtitled "Indian Music and its...

LISTEN ! To the top 20 tracks on the Afrobeats chart

Africa is changing fast. Finally shaking off the shackles of colonialism, the continent is now creating its own narrative

Lauren Moon: What Goes Round (Comes Round) – single review

Lauren Moon: What Goes Round (Comes Round) Available now on all streaming services Lauren Moon follows...

Siouxsie And The Banshees : Kaleidoscope – 40 Years On

  SIOUXSIE AND THE BANSHEES : 'KALEIDOSCOPE' - 40 YEARS ON. An appreciation and reappraisal by...