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Punk

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  • In Search Of The Bluesby Marybeth Hamilton

    Random House 2009; US$ 14.09

    Everyone knows the story of the Delta blues, with its fierce, raw voices and tormented drifters and deals with the devil at the crossroads at midnight. In this compelling book, Marybeth Hamilton radically rewrites that story. Archaic and primeval though the music may sound, the idea of something called 'Delta blues' emerged in the late twentieth... more...

  • I Slept with Joey Ramoneby Mickey Leigh; Legs McNeil

    Touchstone 2011; US$ 18.00

    ?A powerful story of punk-rock inspiration and a great rock bio? ( Rolling Stone ), now in paperback. When the Ramones recorded their debut album in 1976, it heralded the true birth of punk rock. Unforgettable front man Joey Ramone gave voice to the disaffected youth of the seventies and eighties, and the band influenced the counterculture for decades... more...

  • Fury's Hourby Warren Kinsella

    Random House of Canada 2011; US$ 23.00

    No-holds-barred political strategist Warren Kinsella?s colourful, no-holds-barred look at punk rock, and how it influenced him and millions of other kids to strive for nothing less than changing the world. Playing bass for Calgary punk-rock quartet the Hot Nasties might seem a strange way for one of Canada?s top political strategists to have spent... more...

  • How Soon is Now?by Richard King

    Faber & Faber 2012; US$ 21.87

    One of the most tangible aftershocks of Punk was its urgency to prompt individuals into action. Document your reality: do it yourself. From this, a generation of young men were inspired and, with often zero financial planning or business sense, in a bedroom, garage or shed, labels such as Factory, Rough Trade, Mute, 4AD, Beggars Banquet, Warp, Domino... more...

  • The Bluffer's Guide to Rock Musicby Eamonn Forde

    Bluffer's Guides 2013; US$ 3.99

    From 'Rock and Roll' to 'Post-Britpop', and from 'Lo-fi' to 'Led Zeppelin', The Bluffer's Guide to Rock Music contains everything you need to know to pass yourself off as a serious music enthusiast. more...

  • Songs Only You Knowby Sean Madigan Hoen

    Soho Press 2014; US$ 7.25

    Described by Darin Strauss as ?Nick Flynn meets Karl Ove Knausgard? and ?a book of relentless compassion?  Songs Only You Know ?Sean Madigan Hoen?s debut?is an intense, sprawling memoir equal parts family tragedy and punk rock road trip.   Songs Only You Know  begins in late ?90s Detroit and spans a decade during which a family fights to hold together... more...

  • Hard Art, DC 1979by Lucian Perkins

    Akashic Books 2013; US$ 9.99

    Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer captures four electrifying punk shows in Washington, DC, in 1979; narrative by Alec MacKaye. more...

  • Words Will Break Cementby Masha Gessen

    Granta Publications 2014; US$ 13.32

    On February 21st 2012, five members of an obscure feminist post-punk collective called Pussy Riot staged a performance in Moscow's Cathedral of Christ the Saviour. Dressed in their trademark brightly coloured dresses and balaclavas, the women performed their song 'Punk Prayer - Mother of God, Chase Putin Away!' in front of the altar. The performance... more...

  • Punk Rock and German Crisisby Cyrus M. Shahan

    Palgrave Macmillan 2013; US$ 90.00

    1977 is usually associated with West German terrorism, but it witnessed another cultural watershed: punk music. A new reckoning with the legacy of political and aesthetic spaces, this book argues the centrality of punk music for understanding crises of state and terrorist violence, American racism and German fascism, and aesthetic production. more...

  • Treat Me Like Dirtby Liz Worth

    ECW Press 2011; US$ 13.95

    Treat Me Like Dirt captures the personalities that drove the original Toronto punk scene. This is the first book to document the histories of the Diodes, Viletones, and Teenage Head, along with other bands (B-Girls, Curse, Demics, Dishes, Forgotten Rebels, Johnny & the G-Rays, the Mods, the Poles, Simply Saucer, the Ugly and more) and fans that brought... more...