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Faber Social Presents Animals

April 26, 2017 | by danpapps

We’re very happy to announce our ‘Animals’ Faber Social for June, bringing together some of our favourite musicians and writers at The Social in central London. We have live music from… Richard Dawson (Weird World / Domino Records), who releases his new album Peasant on June 2nd. ‘A distinctly English folk equivalent of Captain Beefheart’s deconstruction of the blues’ – Guardian & Readings From… Rachael Allen (Faber New Poets / Granta), poetry editor for Granta, co-editor of poetry anthology series Clinic and online journal Tender. ‘Moving, often funny reading’ – Guardian Paula Cocozza, features writer for The Guardian, and published…

Classic Cosey Fanni Tutti

April 24, 2017 | by johng

Cosey Fanni Tutti has been producing music for over four decades. Initially as a member of industrial music pioneers Throbbing Gristle and then on to…

Music from Cosey Fanni Tutti on Soundcloud

April 20, 2017 | by johng

To celebrate publication of Cosey Fanni Tutti’s autobiography Art Sex Music here’s three excellent pieces from Cosey on Soundcloud. The first is a mix…

Cosey Fanni Tutti Web takeover

Meet Cosey Fanni Tutti

April 13, 2017 | by johng

Cosey Fanni Tutti’s autobiography Art Sex Music has just been published to widespread acclaim. While she was writing it filmmaker Gavin Toomey intervi…

David Keenan Postpunk Playlist

This Is Memorial Device: David Keenan’s Scottish Postpunk Playlist

April 12, 2017 | by Faber Social

This Is Memorial Device: An exclusive playlist of Scottish postpunk from the world of the novel by David Keenan novel.…

This Is Memorial Device NZ: Part 2

March 28, 2017 | by Faber Social

A special podcast by Bruce Russell (Xpressway/The Dead C et al) The second part of Bruce Russell’s special podcast celebrating the parallels between N…

This Is Memorial Device NZ: Part 1

March 24, 2017 | by Faber Social

 A Special Podcast by Bruce Russell (Xpressway/The Dead C et al) Bruce Russell has long been one of the key catalysts in post-punk and underground mus…

Palfest Social

March 23, 2017 | by danpapps

Faber Social is proud to present a night in celebration of the annual Palestine Festival of Literature. The touring festival brings international lite…

Meet Me In The Bathroom

March 22, 2017 | by danpapps

Faber are excited to announce Meet Me In The Bathroom the definitive history of New York’s post-2001 musical revolution, for publication on August 3rd…

Trailer: The 2023 Triptych

March 21, 2017 | by Faber Social

Last night two DVDs were gaff-taped on to a wall on the Kingsland Road. At 10.31 the first DVD was discovered. At 10.54 the second was found. Now digi…

‘I Dared Him To Lick It But He Drew The Line At That’

March 17, 2017 | by Faber Social

I Dared Him To Lick It But He Drew The Line At That: Peter Solly went to Israel with Sam Shreds where he stuck an ancient artefact down his pants. I w…