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A novel about the rise and fall of a 70s musical prodigy

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E-book edition

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John Nightly’s Cambridge college scarf + ebook

Get ahead in the neck department with this chocolate and pink bespoke saxony wool scarf from Ryder & Amies - scarfmakers to the some of the best brains in Cambridge, England - as worn by John Nightly circa 1968. Includes the ebook edition.

Lunch + ebook

A ‘music-themed’ lunch in Soho with Tot Taylor and a specially customised soundtrack. Talk music, the novel and creativity in general. Plus autographed CD from Tot who will also read an extract from the novel. Plus the ebook edition. Seven places only.

Album Playback + ebook

In the 1970s bands would have an ‘Album Playback’ party, a ritual to celebrate the conclusion of what would often be a very lengthy recording process. Join us at one of London’s most prestigious analogue recording-studios for a special 1970s style ‘music playback’. A very special evening with readings, the first ever listen to John Nightly’s recordings (mobiles at the door) and eatalot, drinkalot and talk pop music culture. Happening October 2017.

John Nightly vinyl demo + ebook

Acetate vinyl one-off copy of John Nightly’s own demo of his 1966 Cambridge songs ‘Lavender Girl’ and ‘Steeple Gate’ which feature in the book, plus ebook edition
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Test Book / Sold out

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Tot's Master Copy / Sold out

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