60% funded

Keeping On

James Kennedy

Failed rock stars have all the best stories... and even better lessons

26% funded

Paint My Name In Black And Gold

Mark Andrews

Paint My Name In Black And Gold is the story of the first five years of The Sisters of Mercy.

110% funded

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

Jono Podmore

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

114% funded

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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.

96% 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

113% funded

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The Music

Matthew Herbert

A new album - that's a book -

121% 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 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

129% 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

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

Memory Songs

James Cook

A personal journey into the music that shaped the 90s

103% funded

Published

The Speed of Life

Richard Jobson

Two time travelling Aliens arrive on Earth searching for David Bowie

127% funded

Published

A Business Doing Pleasure With You

Hanspeter Kuenzler

30 lessons from the Cooking Vinyl story

110% funded

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So Here It Is, The Autobiography

Dave Hill

How the boy from Wolverhampton rocked the world with Slade

117% funded

Published

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

On The Road Not Taken

Paul Dodgson

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

106% 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

Published

All Quiet on the West-End Front

William Rycroft

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

110% funded

Published

She Loves You

Eddi Fiegel

The individual stories of the girls who screamed for The Beatles

4% 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

Published

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

Published

#Zero

Neil McCormick

A pop star on the verge of a nervous breakdown.

105% funded

Published

The Madonna of Bolton

Matt Cain

An everyday story of love, life and Causing a Commotion

112% funded

Published

Notes From Africa

Jenny Cathcart

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

108% funded

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