NEW AND FORTHCOMING TITLES
COMING IN SPRING
Begin the Begin: R.E.M.’s Early Years, by Robert Dean Lurie, offers the most detailed account to date of the band’s formative years, with previously undocumented stories that cast a fresh light on their story.
Our Dark Passage imprint is reissuing the novels of this Australian queen of crime. Next up is The Devil's Caress (1952), a psychological thriller worthy of Daphne du Maurier.
Dig, David Nichols's brilliant history of Australian rock and pop music 1960–85. From the Missing Links to the Triffids by way of the Bee Gees, Easybeats, Skyhooks, AC/DC, and many more, cult heroes as well as international stars, these 600 pages cover the territory with Nichols's unique wit and flair.
Buried Country, Clinton Walker's fascinating, loving account of Aboriginal country music, has been revised and updated, and is finally getting its due as a groundbreaking work of music and social history.
The Big Whatever, the latest instalment of Peter Doyle's award-winning crime fiction series featuring Billy Glasheen, Sydney's most irresistible crook.
Lost Joy, collecting Camden Joy's rants, manifestoes, and stories from the 90s – he kickstarted a new style of writing about music in fiction and criticism
Arthur Nersesian's neo-noir Manhattan crime novel, Gladyss of the Hunt
Now Is the Time to Invent, an anthology of writing and photography drawn from the pages of cult 80s/90s music zine Puncture