Share Tweet Old Friends It was a celebration of The Strokes Tuesday night at Book Soup in Los Angeles. Nick Valensi, lead guitarist of The Strokes, joined photographer Cody Smyth (right) and writer Claude Franques (center) at the legendary bookstore for a signing of The Strokes: The First Ten Years. The three met in high
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Share Tweet Today Lesser Gods is excited to publish Trouble in Mind: Bob Dylan’s Gospel Years: What Really Happened by Clinton Helyin. It’s the first-ever examination of Bob Dylan’s controversial yet extraordinary Gospel Years, publishing on the heels of Trouble No More – The Bootleg Series Vol. 13 / 1979-1981. Between 1979 and 1981, Dylan produced and released three
Share Tweet (October 25, 2017). Luminaries from the music, photography, fashion and design worlds gathered together at the Morrison Hotel Gallery on Prince Street Tuesday night to celebrate the launch of Cody Smyth’s acclaimed new photo retrospective on New York’s last great rock ’n’ roll band, The Strokes: The First Ten Years. Attendees enjoyed drinks by
Share Tweet Lesser Gods just published Lighters in the Sky: The All-Time Greatest Concerts, 1960-2016 by Corbin Reiff. Each chapter walks readers through some of the most legendary live shows of all time and makes them feel as if they were really there. This “must-read” by a “masterful historian” lets music lovers “vicariously live these
Share Tweet Attention: fans of The 1975! Check out our brand-new biography, The 1975: Love, Sex & Chocolate. Author David Nolan interviewed key figures in the band’s story. “The big scoop,” as Nolan put it, was getting original guitarist Owen Davies to talk about the group’s early years and reflect on how far they’ve come.