On The Road Not Taken

Paul Dodgson

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

43% funded

Jaki Liebezeit: Life, Theory and Practice of a Master Drummer

Jono Podmore

An exploration of the life and legacy of Can drummer Jaki Liebezeit.

45% 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

100% funded

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The Music

Matthew Herbert

A new album - that's a book -

112% funded

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The Speed of Life

Richard Jobson

Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie

47% funded

Rich Seams: An LP of Northern Poets

Andrew McMillan (editor)

A new generation of poets from the North recorded live on Saturday 14th October at Durham Town Hall as part of Durham Book Festival.

6% funded

So Here It Is, The Autobiography

Dave Hill

How the boy from Wolverhampton rocked the world with Slade

116% funded

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Renegade Snares

Carl Loben and Ben Murphy

The ultimate story of drum & bass music: its past, present and future.

33% funded

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

183% funded

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Memory Songs

James Cook

A personal journey into the music that shaped the 90s

103% funded

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All Quiet on the West-End Front

William Rycroft

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

36% funded

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

We Can Be Heroes

Graham Smith

The definitive insider history of London clubland in the early 80s

144% funded

Published

Ta-ra-ra-boom-de-ay

Simon Napier-Bell

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

110% funded

Published

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

107% funded

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First in the World Somewhere

Penny Pepper

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

106% funded

Published

The Story of John Nightly

Tot Taylor

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

111% funded

Published

Ghost Variations

Jessica Duchen

The strangest detective story in the history of music

128% 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

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The Complete James Bond Themes

Nick Parkhouse

From Dr No to Spectre: the definitive history of the James Bond movie themes

60% 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

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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

107% funded

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Incandescent

Paul Simpson

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

46% 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

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