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Shock and Awe by Simon Reynolds

July 18, 2016| by Faber Social

We have huge news.  On October 6th we publish Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and Its Legacy by Simon Reynolds. This is first complete history of Glam Rock by one of the most …

A Crash Course for a Raver: Rob Chapman on David Bowie

January 14, 2016| by Faber Social

1. It’s a warm Saturday evening in the early summer of 1969. I’m walking up town, cradling my transistor radio, dreaming small town dreams, listening to Radio One because there …

David Bowie (1947–2016)

January 11, 2016| by Faber Social

Remembered by Jon Savage. In case anyone cares to remember, the first couple of years of the 1970’s were something of a hard rock desert. It was all singer songwriters …