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Nonfiction » Music » Punk
Positive Noises (Total Blam Blam #3) by Various Contributors
Price: Free! Words: 19,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
Positive Noises is the title of #3 of Total Blam Blam, a fanzine/ebook hybrid that concentrates mostly on the music of the 1970s, particularly Glam Rock & Punk. This issue includes interviews with Vic Godard and Nina Antonia and reviews Nina’s new book 13 Knots, the David Bowie is exhibition at the V&A and new albums by Iggy & the Stooges, Primal Scream, The Fall & Edwyn Collins.
The Rise and Fall of The Clash by Danny Garcia
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,100. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2013 by Thin Man Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
In 1983, at the height of their fame, punk band The Clash simply disintegrated. This is the full story of what really happened, as told to film-maker Danny Garcia by members of the band and those who knew them. The book contains the story of Garcia’s odyssey to the eye of rock ‘n’ roll’s most tumultuous tornado, the complete script of the resulting film, and some previously unpublished photos.
Art After Midnight: The East Village Scene by Steven Hager
Series: Adventures in Journalism, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,640. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Artists, Nonfiction » Music » Punk(5.00 from 1 review)
In the 1980s the art world turned upside down as punks and graffiti artists suddenly catapulted to center stage. This insightful book captures the social environment that launched artists like Jean-Michel Basquiat, Keith Haring and Kenny Scharf, while chronicling the rise and fall of the East Village scene. Now updated with exclusive never-before-seen photos and images.
The Wrong Outfit by Al Gregg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,850. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Gate 17. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Nonfiction » Music » Punk
The Wrong Outfit is a powerful novel about a boy called Adam Nedman, who grows up through the 1970s and 80s and is greatly affected by both football and Punk Rock. Perhaps Adam was just in the wrong place at the wrong time? From home life to football terrace. Through school days to punk chaos. Perhaps there had never been any doubt? Adam was in the wrong outfit.
Welcome to Brown Town: San Antonio Punk and Underground Music 1978-2014 by Old Time Punk Rocker
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,680. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Music » Heavy Metal(4.00 from 1 review)
Story of one of the most violent punk scenes in America. Nazis, Suicidals, SHARP Skins, gay bashing, drug dealing, murders, robberies, rapes, prostitution, & gang fights in the pit. Over 200 music links to San Antonio & Texas music Punk thrash hellbilly industrial ska oi Over 60 band biographies Over 30 club & festival histories 9 punk rock & skinhead gang histories Photos and further readi
The Punk Rock Las Vegas Survival Guide: Beer, Bowling and Debauchery Las Vegas Style by Bob Oedy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,400. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Music » Punk
The Punk Rock Las Vegas Survival Guide is a smart travel book for punks. Save a ton of money and squeeze every drop of fun and excitement out of your hard earned Las Vegas vacation. See world class bands, eat the best food, drink the finest beers and go home knowing you got your money's worth. Discover places and deals even the locals don't know about. This book will show you how.
L.A. Punk Rocker by Brenda Perlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
#1 BEST SELLER - PUNK #1 BEST SELLER - PHOTOJOURNALISM This is what Billy Idol had to say about L.A. Punk Rocker… "Pretty wild chapter on me…maybe u shouldv’e written my book, good luck with it..BFI.” Fifteen stories from the eighties set in Los Angeles, written by LA Punk Queen Brenda Perlin and her friends who lived every moment of an electric era in the City of Angels.
Punk Rocker by Brenda Perlin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
Along with Brenda and the West Coast punks, Punk Rocker features rebels, writers, commentators and street kids from all over America – talking about the music, the fashion, the attitude, the passion, the lifestyle and, of course, the bands who made it all happen.
The Recollections of an Indie Drummer by Brenda Bailey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
From the early days of my childhood in Nashville, Tennessee, to the very first sounds of punk rock that followed me to my final home in Indianapolis, Indiana. This is a simple recollection of my years as a drummer, and the high-flying time I had in various rock bands through out Indianapolis during the early 80's.
Banana Punk Rawk Trails: A Euro-Fool’s Metal Punk Journeys in Malaysia, Borneo and Indonesia by Marco Ferrarese
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,140. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Gerakbudaya Digital Sdn Bhd. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Between 2010 and 2015, travel writer, author and metal punk guitarist Marco Ferrarese was the one and only ‘white elephant in the room’ of the Malaysian metal punk scene. In this highly electric and graphic memoir, Ferrarese tells you how it was to play lead guitar in Penang’s thrash core band WEOT SKAM, negotiating flimsy stage set-ups and shady promoters to gel into a developing world’s music.
Combat Rock: A History of Punk (From It's Origins to the Present) by BookCaps
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
Bands from Jimmy Eat World to Green Day have one thing in common--they would be nothing without punk. This book explores punks earliest roots and takes the reader all the way to the present--from Second Wave and New Wave to Oi! and Punk, it's all here. Along the way, you will read all about the feuds, the gossip, and the rock and roll partying.
Punk Rock Princess by Alissa Wolf
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Punk
Alissa Wolf experienced outrageous moments during punk rock’s reign, and she survived to write Punk Rock Princess: How a Nice Upper Middle-Class Girl Wound Up Waking Up to the Dead Boys, about her immersion in this seamy world in the late 1970s.