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Rob Chapman - Psychedelia and Other Colours

The Beatles, Ken Kesey and 19th Century Light Shows: Rob Chapman’s psychedelia influences

September 19, 2017| by Hannah Marshall

Rob Chapman discusses the geneses of his latest book Psychedelia and Other Colours, from sixties politics to 19th century light shows to finding new areas of exploration with The Beatles.    …

Rob Chapman Psychedlia Reading List

Rob Chapman’s Essential Psychedelia Reading List

September 6, 2017| by Hannah Marshall

Take a plunge into the depths of the LSD-infused sixties counterculture with a reading list from Rob Chapman, author of Psychedelia and Other Colours.   Acid, bombs and the Summer of …

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 …

Rob Chapman – Psychedelia Spotify Playlist

September 4, 2015| by Faber Social

As copies of Psychedelia and Other Colours (available here) start dropping on doormats, author Rob Chapman has created the perfect psychedelic soundtrack to accompany. It’s going to get weird!

New Andrew Weatherall Mix

September 3, 2015| by Faber Social

To celebrate today’s publication of Psychedelia and Other Colours by Rob Chapman, the author of the books foreword, Andrew Weatherall, has created this special acid-inspired mix. Andrew on the mix: “Deadlines were …

Psychedelia and Other Colours by Rob Chapman

April 8, 2015| by Faber Social

We’re very excited to announce a new Faber Social publication arriving on September 2 2015. From Rob Chapman, acclaimed author of Syd Barrett: A Very Irregular Head, comes Psychedelia and …