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The Kinks and the Village Green By chris wade
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The Kinks' 1968 album, The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society, is one of the most treasured records in the history of popular music. Rejected upon its original release, it gathered a... More > cult following as the decades went by, and is now seen as the seminal Kinks LP. Taking place in an idyllic English setting, lead songwriter Ray Davies struck a chord with his songs of china shops, mystic cats, wicked witches and a quaintness which has vanished from our culture. In this book, writer, musician and filmmaker Chris Wade explores the wonderful world Davies and The Kinks created for themselves. "I wonder if it's not what it says on that album, but the images it conjures up, that people like," Ray Davies said of his masterpiece. And those images are explored in this book, a tribute to one of the finest records of all time.< Less
Stanley Kubrick On Screen By chris wade
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Stanley Kubrick: On Screen is a guide to the films of one of the most iconic directors of all time. From his early shorts, through his breakthrough movies like The Killing and Paths of Glory,... More > classics including 2001: A Space Odyssey, A Clockwork Orange and The Shining, to his final picture Eyes Wide Shut, released after his death in 1999, Kubrick redefined ever genre he took on. His films are becoming more influential, important and layered as time goes on, revealing new depths with each decade that passes. The book goes into the making of each film, with new comments from Kubrick collaborators (Anthony Frewin, Dan Richter and Doug Milsome) and images from the movies themselves.< Less
Orson Welles: The Final Cut By chris wade
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The on screen career of Orson Welles is a vast and rather intimidating place, especially for the Welles newcomer or the casual fan. In this book, Chris Wade explores the whole of Welles' filmography,... More > from his 1934 art film Hearts of Age, through classics like Citizen Kane and The Magnificent Ambersons, and to later directorial masterpieces, including The Immortal Story, The Trial, Touch of Evil, F For Fake and Chimes At Midnight. Also included is the large amount of narration work he did, not to mention the cameos and supporting turns in the films of other directors. From The Third Man to Transformers The Movie, this is a thorough journey through the screen career of one of cinema's greatest giants. Also includes new interviews and comments from the likes of Henry Jaglom (who directed Orson twice), writer Clifford Irving, James Frawley and comedy star Tim Brooke Taylor, who recalls working on an unfinished Welles work, One Man Band.< Less
The Films of Martin Scorsese: 1963 - 1995 By chris wade
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In a series of articles, Chris Wade looks at the first half of Martin Scorsese's film career; from the early student shorts of the mid sixties, through the visceral seventies with films like Mean... More > Streets and Taxi Driver, on to undisputed classics such as Raging Bull and Goodfellas, and culminating with 1995's underrated masterpiece Casino. This remarkable run of movies is arguably unmatched to this day, films which helped reshape and redefine the laws of cinema.This book is a tribute to a remarkable era in movie history, telling the story of one of its true geniuses through his finest cinematic moments.< Less
Bob Dylan in the 1980s By chris wade
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Following on from his book about the 1970s, Chris Wade takes a look at one of Dylan's most underrated and sidelined eras, the 1980s. Starting with the Gospel albums, going through his film project... More > Hearts of Fire, the ill fated studio albums and the masterpiece Oh Mercy, Wade also interviews collaborators from this era, like Ira Ingber who goes into great detail about Empire Burlesque and Knocked Out Loaded, plus other musicians and production staff. This is a detailed snapshot of an unfairly overlooked time in the career of one of our greatest artists. 140 pages.< Less
The Music of Paul McCartney By chris wade
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An album by album guide through the career of Paul McCartney, from his early Beatles days, right to his recent solo works. Every album is explored, including his electronic, live and classical works.... More > The book also features interviews with those who've worked with him, such as Laurence Juber, Marvin Stamm and Anne Dudley.< Less
Interview with the Hound Dawg: Rik Mayall,The Velvet Underground, The Kinks And More... By chris wade
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A compilation of interviews from Hound Dawg Magazine. Features a wide range of celeb guests who stopped by for a fig roll and a brandy at the Hound Dawg office, between 2009 and 2012. These include... More > Victoria Coren, Dave Davies of The Kinks, members of The Velvet Underground, Hugh Cornwell of The Stranglers, Norman Watt Roy of The Blockheads, Wilko Johnson, Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull, Arthur Smith, Elephants Memory, comedy legend Rik Mayall and Adrian Edomndson. Features a foreword by Celia Drummond, lead singet with 70s folk band Trees (also interviewed inside)< Less
Music Talk: An Interview Anthology By chris wade
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Hugh Cornwell talks about killing keyboard players.John Drumbo French describes life under Captain Beefheart... Pete Best talks about getting sacked from The Beatles... Ian Anderson tells us why he... More > chose the flute for his instrument in Jethro Tull... Anton Fig talks about drumming for both Madonna and Bob Dylan... Dave Davies of The Kinks talks sci-fi and far out electronica... Norman Watt Roy summarises what it was to be a Blockhead with Ian Dury Nik Turner, Terry Ollis, Graham Forbes, Mike Heron, Ray Jackson, Ray Laidlaw, Rod Clements, Hugh Cornwell, Bruce Gaitsch, Anton Fig, Malcolm McNab, Scott Thunes, Astrid Young, Denny Freeman, Don Meehan, John Drumbo French, Robert Williams, Art Tripp, Glenn Cornick, Ian Anderson, John Lissauer, Anjani Thomas, Pete Best, Bill Harry, Doug Yule, Moe Tucker, Dave Davies, John Gosling, Celia Humphris, Alison O Donnell, Judy Dyble, Wilko Johnson, Norman Watt Roy, Donovan, Krzysztof Juszkwiewicz, Elephants Memory, Scarlet Rivera, Keith Hale, Martin Rushent, Chris Difford< Less
The Music of Neil Young By chris wade
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Writer and musician Chris Wade (of acclaimed music project Dodson and Fogg) looks at the career of one of the greatest musical artists of all time, Neil Young. Charting his career from his early... More > Squires days in Canada, through his stints with Buffalo Springfield and CSNY, to his remarkable and daring solo work, Wade looks at every phase of Young's recording and performance career. As well as delving deep into the albums, from Harvest and After the Gold Rush to Storytone and Earth, he also interviews key collaborators such as Anthony Crawford, Carole Mayedo, John Fumo, Robin Lane, Steve Potts, Astrid Young, Gail Davies and Niko Bolas, who share memories of working with Young.< Less
Dodson and Fogg The Companion Book Volume 1: 2012 - 2016 By chris wade
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The Dodson and Fogg Companion book, volume 1, contains lyrics to all the Dodson and Fogg albums, Chris Wade's acclaimed recording project. Also features interviews with Chris Wade, Nigel Planer,... More > Celia Humphris and others. Plus art by Linzi Napier an Chris Wade...< Less

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