The High and Lonesome Blues of Tommy the Bruce

James Yorkston

Meet Tommy Bruce – marooned in his ramshackle hotel, slowly but determinedly drinking himself and his business out of existence. Until one evening into the lounge-bar walks Fiona McLean.

23% funded

Notes From Africa

Jenny Cathcart

Notes From Africa, a musical journey around the continent in the company of Senegalese superstar, Youssou N’Dour

35% funded

Nothing But A Good Time

Justin Quirk

A cultural history of Glam Metal: where it came from, how it defined America in the 1980s and how it all came crashing down.

75% funded

The Madonna of Bolton

Matt Cain

An everyday story of love, life and Causing a Commotion

111% funded

Funded

#Zero

Neil McCormick

A pop star on the verge of a nervous breakdown.

103% funded

Funded

Soap The Stamps, Jump The Tube

Gail Thibert

Nineteen years old with freshly dyed blue hair, punk rocker Gail places an advert in a music paper for ‘likeminded friends and weirdos’. Soap the Stamps, Jump the Tube follows her autobiographical journey through the 80s underground music and squatting scene in London

105% funded

Funded

The Tristan Chord

Glenn Skwerer

Based on the true story of Adolf Hitler’s best friend of adolescence and his roommate in Vienna

101% funded

Funded

Incandescent

Paul Simpson

Cult Liverpool musician Paul Simpson’s memoir of a life less ordinary.

50% funded

Felix Romsey's Afterparty

Tim Thornton

The Afterlife's biggest rock festival is interrupted when headliner John Lennon vanishes; now promoter Felix Romsey has to get him back

106% funded

Funded

All Quiet on the West-End Front

William Rycroft

Go behind the scenes of the National Theatre’s production of War Horse.

104% funded

Funded

On The Road Not Taken

Paul Dodgson

A memoir that is a love story about the transformational power of music

88% funded

South of Hannah

David Norman

A Texas musician uncovers the secrets of a mysterious composer. A literary novel about heartache, jealousy, and jazz

139% funded

Published

So Here It Is, The Autobiography

Dave Hill

How the boy from Wolverhampton rocked the world with Slade

117% funded

Published

A Business Doing Pleasure With You

Hanspeter Kuenzler

30 lessons from the Cooking Vinyl story

110% funded

Funded

The Speed of Life

Richard Jobson

Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie

127% funded

Published

Memory Songs

James Cook

A personal journey into the music that shaped the 90s

103% funded

Published

Pop Stars in My Pantry

Paul Simper

A memoir of pop folk and clubbing in the 1980s (Formerly known as Just Got Lucky: My Life in Pop)

110% funded

Published

Ruth and Martin's Album Club

Martin Fitzgerald

The official book of the acclaimed music blog where guests listen to great albums for the first time

185% funded

Published

Ghost Variations

Jessica Duchen

The strangest detective story in the history of music

129% funded

Published

The Story of John Nightly

Tot Taylor

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

111% funded

Published

First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

A unique memoir of creative purpose, sexual discovery, activism - driven by defiance

106% funded

Published

The Music

Matthew Herbert

A new album - that's a book -

116% funded

Funded

Do You Believe In The Power Of Rock & Roll?

John Robb

A high-octane first-person history of the last 40 years of rock music

110% funded

Funded

Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay

Simon Napier-Bell

A one-volume insider history of the whole damn music business

110% funded

Published

F**k The Radio, We've Got Apple Juice

Miranda Ward

How do you make a living as a band in a world that doesn't want to pay?

109% funded

Published