Slash: The Autobiography – With Anthony Bozza

Posted by Lawrence: Tweet Back #neverendinglibrary Did you ever dream of being a guitar god? If you did, then I’m sure that like me, you spent a large portion of your childhood (and adulthood) haphazardly playing along to Guns N’ Roses’ catalogue of hits. If, like me, you are also perilously uncool, you may even […]

Redemption Song: The Definitive Biography of Joe Strummer – By Chris Salewicz

Posted by Lawrence: Tweet Back #neverendinglibrary What stands Salewicz’s book apart from the many other musician biographies that I have read is the evident personal connection that he shared with his subject. Instead of starting at the beginning of Strummer’s life, the book opens with his tragic death.  Salewicz gives a moving account of the […]

The Phantom of The Opera – By Gaston Leroux

Posted by Charlotte: Tweet Back #neverendinglibrary A hidden face, a blighted love, possession, intrigue and a tortuous obsession. Having been literally obsessed with the musical my whole life (I have a PowerPoint presentation on why it’s the only and best musical ever written) it was my utter delight to read the original story by French […]