| About Me | Writing | TV & Radio | Clubs & DJing | Gallery | FAQ | Shop | Links | Contact
Simon Price - SHOP
things stand, I won't actually earn an extra penny from anything you
buy on this page. But you might enjoy them anyway...)
(A Book About Manic Street Preachers) - Simon Price (Virgin, 1999)
classic, definitive, award-winning etc etc rock biography. "Book Of The
Year", said NME, while The Guardian boldly went one step further with
"Rock Book Of The Decade". Currently out of print, but copies are often
available on Amazon here
or eBay here.
Probably No God: The Atheist's Guide To Christmas - Various (Harper Collins, 2010)
charity book (featuring Derren Brown, Charlie Brooker, Richard Dawkins,
David Baddiel, Brian Cox and Simon Le Bon among many others), to which
I contributed a chapter on Christmas pop. Available from Amazon here.
The Record: Conversations With People Who Have Shaped The Way We Listen
To Music - Various (Red
Bull Music Academy, 2013)
book in which prominent musicians interview each other (Martyn Ware
meets Nile Rodgers, Adrian Sherwood meets Lee 'Scratch' Perry etc), to
which I contributed an essay on Martyn Ware of Heaven 17/The Human
League. Available from Red Bull Music Academy here.
Corruption And Pies Volume 2: The Best Writing From The Second Decade
Of When Saturday Comes - Various
(WSC Books, 2006)
of articles from football magazine When Saturday Comes, to which I
contributed an article on Subbuteo. Currently out of print, but copies
are often available from Amazon here.
Pleasures: Great Lost Albums Rediscovered - Various (IPC, 1995)
book about underrated or forgotten albums, given away free with Melody
Maker, to which I contributed a chapter on the album More Specials. Not
officially published as a stand-alone book, but often available on
or eBay here.
The Biography - David Barnett
(Andre Deutsch, 2004 and 2013)
Suede biography, to which I contributed very little at all besides a
few preliminary interviews, but you should get it anyway because it's
excellent. Available from Amazon here.
Street Preachers - Generation Terrorists
anniversary deluxe box set, to which I contributed an essay on the
album in the booklet. Available from Amazon here.
Stamp - Now I'm Nailed To Your Bedroom Wall, I've Only Got Myself To
compilation, to which I contributed sleeve notes. Available from Amazon
Etienne - Tiger Bay reissue
band's reissued third album for the European market, to which I
contributed sleeve notes. Available from Amazon Germany here.
Cell - Soft Cell At The BBC
(Strange Fruit, 2003)
of live and session tracks, to which I contributed sleeve notes.
Available from Amazon here.
Wilde - Close
album remastered, to which I contributed sleeve notes. Available from
Human League - The Very Best Of (Virgin, 2003)
Hits DVD, on which I conducted the band interview. Available from
Of Destiny - Thirty Years And Counting (2013)
retrospective, on which I conducted a DVD interview with singer Kirk
Brandon. Available from band website here.
- "The Trouble With You"
track from the "Just For A Second" CD single, on which I ask questions.
Also features Melody Maker's Taylor Parkes. (For clarity and to cut out
the backing music, shift the balance to the right!). Single is deleted
but copies are sometimes available from Amazon here, while the
individual track is always available on mp3 here.
Etienne - "Memo To Pricey" (Heavenly,
on the band's second album So Tough, in which I talk nonsense (credited
as 'Man at bar'). Album is available on Amazon here, but the
individual track is available on mp3 here.
| About Me | Writing | TV & Radio | Clubs & DJing | Gallery | FAQ | Shop |
Links | Contact