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Facing the Other Way: The Story of 4AD (Volume One 1980-1989)

£39.99

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Stunning limited edition version of Facing the Other Way - the first official account of the iconic record label, 4AD. This Mortal Coil, Birthday Party, Bauhaus, Cocteau Twins, Pixies, Throwing Muses, Breeders, Dead Can Dance, Lisa Germano, Kristin Hersh, Belly, Red House Painters. Just a handful of the bands and artists who started out recording for 4AD, a record label founded by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent in 1979, a label which went on to be one of the most influential of the modern era. In this comprehensive account concentrating on the label's first two decades (up to the point that Watts-Russell left), music journalist Martin Aston explores the fascinating story with unique access to all the key players and pretty much every artist who released a record on 4AD during that time, and to its notoriously reclusive founder.

Volume One 1980-1989. Slipcase is missing. Internally clean and bright. Minor shelf wear to cover. Numbers written on underside of back cover.

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Author(s):
Aston, Martin
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2013
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
000753809X
ISBN-13:
9780007538096
Number of pages:
305
Publisher:
The Friday Project
Title:
Facing the Other Way: The Story of 4AD (Volume One 1980-1989)

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Stunning limited edition version of Facing the Other Way - the first official account of the iconic record label, 4AD. This Mortal Coil, Birthday Party, Bauhaus, Cocteau Twins, Pixies, Throwing Muses, Breeders, Dead Can Dance, Lisa Germano, Kristin Hersh, Belly, Red House Painters. Just a handful of the bands and artists who started out recording for 4AD, a record label founded by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent in 1979, a label which went on to be one of the most influential of the modern era. In this comprehensive account concentrating on the label's first two decades (up to the point that Watts-Russell left), music journalist Martin Aston explores the fascinating story with unique access to all the key players and pretty much every artist who released a record on 4AD during that time, and to its notoriously reclusive founder.

Volume One 1980-1989. Slipcase is missing. Internally clean and bright. Minor shelf wear to cover. Numbers written on underside of back cover.

Author(s):
Aston, Martin
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
2013
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
000753809X
ISBN-13:
9780007538096
Number of pages:
305
Publisher:
The Friday Project
Title:
Facing the Other Way: The Story of 4AD (Volume One 1980-1989)

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