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Left to My Own Devices: A letterpress print for One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem

November 29, 2018 | by Hannah Marshall

  We’re thrilled to be able to show off these beautiful letterpress prints that we’ve produced to celebrate the publication this month of Neil Tennant’s collection of lyrics One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem. Not only did Neil select the lyrics for the print (taken from the chorus of ‘Left to My Own Devices’) but he also spent time at the letterpress printer himself.   These exclusive letterpress prints are only available from selected bookshops as a complimentary addition when purchasing the hardback edition of One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem.     Participating bookshops Booka 26-28 Church St, Oswestry…

Neil Tennant’s One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem playlist

November 8, 2018 | by James Stone

  This month, we publish One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem, a collection of lyrics from Neil Tennant of the Pet Shop Boys. Selected by Tennant himsel…

Adam Horovitz’s Danceteria playlist

October 11, 2018 | by Hannah Marshall

The forthcoming Beastie Boys Book (published 30 October) features several mixtape playlists put together by band members Mike D and Adam Horovitz. One…

Then It Fell Apart

October 11, 2018 | by danpapps

What do you do when you realise you have everything you think you’ve ever wanted but still feel completely empty? What do you do when it all starts to…

THIS SEARING LIGHT, THE SUN AND EVERYTHING ELSE

September 21, 2018 | by danpapps

On 7 March 2019 (23 April 2019 USA) Faber Social will publish THIS SEARING LIGHT, THE SUN AND EVERYTHING ELSE by Jon Savage. Joy Division emerged in t…

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Mars by 1980: A collective electronic music playlist

August 8, 2018 | by James Stone

This month we publish Mars by 1980: The Story of Electronic Music by David Stubbs, author of Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany…

Announcing One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem by Neil Tennant

July 31, 2018 | by Hannah Marshall

Faber are proud to announce One Hundred Lyrics and a Poem by Neil Tennant, to be published on 1 November 2018. Over a career that spans four decades a…

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The Secret DJ: a playlist

June 27, 2018 | by James Stone

This month we publish The Secret DJ, a sensational exposé from a globally-renowned DJ of what really goes on behind the beat. The DJ, who is choosing…

Future Days: a Krautrock playlist by David Stubbs

June 25, 2018 | by Faber Social

Here’s a Spotify list as an appetite-whetter for my book, Future Days: Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany. There are one or two notable omis…

Wilderness Social

June 12, 2018 | by danpapps

On Monday 16 July we once again join hands with our good friends from Caught by the River to present a night themed on Wilderness, in celebration of t…

Rob Young Rough Trade East

Six Things with Rob Young

May 22, 2018 | by James Stone

Recently, we went on a trip to Rough Trade East with Rob Young, the co-author of All Gates Open: The Story of Can. The music writer, (whilst sporting…

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