The Japanese edition of Anthony Reynolds' beautifully researched, written and designed biography of the group Japan focusing on 1974-1984 has now gone to press! Our friends at Shinko in Tokyo will be receiving finished copies back from the printer soon, and they will be available to order by the end of May. We'll have [...]
We're over the moon to announce that we've just agreed a deal for a forthcoming Russian edition of this cult classic that's been on our list for twenty years now - although the original edition dates back to 1969. More news on the Russian pub date when we have it. I’m often asked to compare [...]
In June 1996 a bomb exploded at Manchester Corn Exchange's Arndale Centre, the shopping mall in which independent poetry publisher Carcanet Press had their office. The building was condemned for months and at the time business owners were only allowed to briefly drop by and pick up whatever they could carry with them. The hard [...]
Peter Grant rewrote the rules of band management when he took Led Zeppelin across the pond to become the highly successful stadium band that rocked the US *and* kept the bulk of their own profits. A controversial figure, Grant authoritatively redefined the word percentage in the context of live events and studio deals. And you [...]
Published today in France, by Camion Blanc (in paperback and ebook editions) Sur une île où ont vécu pirates, hors-la-loi et électrons libres détruisant ou établissant des procédures pour vivre et faire la fête depuis des siècles, rien n'a vraiment changé dans les coulisses, même si les organisateurs de soirées évoluent désormais dans une société [...]
Good morning from a beautiful, serene and frosty village... Some lovely news for us. The agency's latest publication from France is in: it's the Camion Blanc French edition of Jeremy Reed's much lauded work on Lou Reed. Happy reading to all French Lou and Velvets fans. Le livre de Jeremy Reed se présente comme une [...]
Seasons greetings! Here at the agency we have had a wonderful year, with books of our own coming out in different languages and formats, as well as setting up and overseeing more than a dozen gorgeous editions of our authors' works, and getting involved in some very exciting future film projects too. We've now pared [...]
Here are a few previews from this beautiful book, which will be available very soon from Archivum...
Here's the UK edition of Peter Mills' Monkees book, the first proper study of this extraordinary band/creation/phenomenon, and how their art and antics changed and reshaped TV and popular culture... “For a great band to be truly great, they must define an epoch, or at least an aspect of an era. The Monkees did it [...]
Recorded just last week by Derek Smith, here's Jeremy performing with The Ginger Light at the Horse Hospital, following his book launch at Cabaret Voltaire in Zurich.
We always love to see the Japanese editions of our authors' books when they come out. Space Shower snapped up Jeremy Reed's Lou Reed biography and now here it is in translation. Another one for the shelves.
The latest beautiful foreign edition of the Beatles Monthly photo archive book, Looking Through You, is now at the printers. This one is the slipcased French edition, to be published on October 20th by Hugo et Cie in Paris...
I'm delighted to announce that foreign rights are now available for this extraordinary forthcoming title... The legendary portrait photographer, Michael Randolph had known The Rolling Stones since the early 1960s and on 11 December 1968, following an invitation by the group’s founding member, Brian Jones, he was able to visit the set of their latest [...]
One of the greatest titles in our photographic series is Baron Wolman's The Rolling Stone Years, a collection of his iconic and influential photographs taken during his days as Rolling Stone's chief photographer. Here is the cover of the Italian edition from Editore White Star.
The Czech edition of Looking Through You has just arrived. It's beautiful! It's such a pleasure watching these gorgeous foreign editions of this very special book come rolling in one by one across 2016...
We've just agreed a nice Russian deal for Dylan: 100 Songs and Pictures with Palmyra Publishing House in St. Petersburg. Their edition will likely be published by early 2017.
A new, second Portuguese edition of Everett True's classic biography of the Ramones has now been signed with Madras Editora in Brazil.