Books and Music at the Heart of Independent Publishing


Meet Me In The Bathroom

March 22, 2017| by Dan Papps

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. New York, 2001. 9/11 plunges the …

Goldie by Chelone Wolf

All Things Remembered, the forthcoming Goldie memoir

March 16, 2017| by Faber Social

Who better to tell the story of the gentrification of a musical genre than the man who started out as Jungle’s most streetwise ambassador and went on to collect an …

Faber social website launch

Freshly juiced: the new Faber Social website launches

March 8, 2017| by Faber Social

We’re excited to announce the new Faber Social website. It represents our editorial commitment to the finest writing about, and from within, the world of popular music. There are close to …

Lit Up Inside: The Collected Lyrics of Van Morrison

March 10, 2014| by Faber Social

Faber and Faber are thrilled to announce the acquisition of Van Morrison’s Selected Lyrics, titled Lit Up Inside, for publication in autumn 2014. Morrison’s publication will sit alongside Mother Brother …

So This Is Permanence: Faber to Publish Ian Curtis Lyrics and Notebooks

September 17, 2013| by Faber Social

Faber is pleased to announce the imminent publication of So This Is Permanence: Lyrics and Notebooks, edited by Jon Savage, with a foreword by Deborah Curtis. So This Is Permanence …

Ch-check it out: Faber to publish Beastie Boys

April 29, 2013| by Faber Social

Yes, it is true. Faber & Faber have acquired a forthcoming book by Beastie Boys. Lee Brackstone, Creative Director, Faber Social, acquired the book from Denise Cronin at Random House …

Jarvis Cocker Makes Editorial Debut at Faber

April 16, 2013| by Faber Social

Jarvis Cocker, the frontman of Pulp, has made his first acquisition in his role as Editor-at-Large at Faber and Faber. Singing from the Floor by JP Bean, an oral history …

Andrew Weatherall is Our Inaugural Artist in Residence

April 5, 2013| by Faber Social

Faber Social is thrilled to announce celebrated DJ, producer, collaborator and bastion of the underground Andrew Weatherall as its inaugural Artist in Residence. Faber Social, the publishing and events initiative …

Faber Social Presents Power, Corruption and Lies – 3 June 2013, 7pm

April 5, 2013| by Faber Social

Speaking out against absolute power, corruption and lies is left-wing commentator, author (Chavs) and Independent columnist Owen Jones; salonière and child of Thatcher Damian Barr will be reading from his …

Messing About in Boats: Writers & Rivers

February 4, 2013| by Faber Social

‘I grew convinced that following water, flowing with it, would be a way of getting under the skin of things, of learning something new.’ Roger Deakin From Siddhartha to One Hundred Years of …

A Pint of Beer is Every Woman’s Right

January 17, 2013| by Faber Social

The first Faber Social of 2013 – RE-TOX on 29th January (now sold out) – will be a celebration of all things beer. We haven’t worked it out, but we’re pretty sure …