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Rock’s Diamond Year

June 19, 2022

Supernova Books 2022 Subtitled “Celebrating London’s Music Heritage” and covering the city’s fruitful clubland, a smattering of essays traces the roots of a scene that spread all over the world. There may not be many ways to define the onset … Continue reading

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Don Henze: Roger Daltrey And The Bright Shiny Object

March 18, 2022

Don Henze 2022 Looking behind blue eyes to see his own reflection, New York rocker embarks on a journey of self-discovery and stardom that never happened. “I smelled the smell of burnt popcorn in dreamland”: the final sentence of this … Continue reading

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Abel Fuentes: Tramp’s Footprints – The History of Supertramp

February 25, 2022

Uno Editorial 2021 When all the world’s asleep and the questions run too deep, an extensive and exhaustive treatise on the life of and times of British art-rockers offers all the answers and more. There are bigger bands who don’t … Continue reading

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Willie Nelson – A Graphic History

November 4, 2020

NBM Graphic Novels 2020 From the fires of ambition to the heartaches of a fool and beyond: a country outlaw’s road to stardom detailed in sentences and pictures. Traditionally unorthodox: there’s not a lot of people such an oxymoron can … Continue reading

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The Beatles In Comics

October 10, 2020

NBM Graphic Novels 2018 The route to the Toppermost of the Poppermost mapped out in pictorial way and sketched out in alluring detail. After “Yellow Submarine” and an animated series, let alone the plethora of images anthologized by Alan Aldridge, … Continue reading

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