Author: Cara Lennon

A mild-mannered radio employee who was dismayed by the destruction of earth by a Vogon constructor fleet in 1979. Has since wandered the galaxy having adventures, armed with only a towel, a book, and a small man from Betelgeuse.
Holly George-Warren spent four years gathering new material for 'Janis: Her Life and Music'

Holly George-Warren spent four years gathering new material for 'Janis: Her Life and Music'

Janis Joplin. If you don’t know her, hit up YouTube, because her voice is one of those things that can’t ...
[Book Review] Patti Smith - 'Year of the Monkey' - Smith writes with a cool companionability that makes the reader into a travelling partner

[Book Review] Patti Smith – ‘Year of the Monkey’ – Smith writes with a cool companionability that makes the reader into a travelling partner

Year Of The Monkeyby Patti Smith[Bloomsbury Publishing; 2019] Patti Smith is back in the saddle with a travel diary that’s ...
It's a Doug Anthony All Stars/Tripod Supergroup as Paul McDermott & Gatesy Go Solo (Together)

It’s a Doug Anthony All Stars/Tripod Supergroup as Paul McDermott & Gatesy Go Solo (Together)

“Usually I’m the stupid idiot in Tripod,” volunteers Gatesy. It’s Wednesday lunchtime, and I’ve caught him between checking into a ...
[Book Review] 'Dayglo: The Poly Styrene Story' by Celeste Bell and Zoë Howe [Omnibus Press; 2019]

[Book Review] ‘Dayglo: The Poly Styrene Story’ by Celeste Bell and Zoë Howe [Omnibus Press; 2019]

From punk-rock rocket to Hare Krishna diva, the Poly Styrene story was a wild ride with a lithium-fuelled interlude. Oh ...
[Book Review] Casey Cep - 'Furious Hours' [William Heinemann: London; 2019]

[Book Review] Casey Cep – ‘Furious Hours’ [William Heinemann: London; 2019]

Ugh, mixed feelings. At the outset I want to say this is a good book. However it suffers from a ...
He Aint Heavy... Ed Kuepper Gives Us The 5-6-7-8-9

He Aint Heavy… Ed Kuepper Gives Us The 5-6-7-8-9

The Aints! comprise Ed Kuepper, Peter Oxley, Paul Larsen Loughhead, Alister Spence & Eamon Dilworth. Formed in 2017, The Aints! original brief was to recreate the sound and ...
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There’s No Bones in Ice Cream by Sylvain Sylvain & Dave Thompson

Review by Cara Lennon Electric blues seared the '60s like the rising sun on an inner planet. For the generation ...
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The Mess We’re In by Bernard Keane

Review by Cara Lennon Y’all know the problem. The cool socialist clique finally asks you to come hang with them ...
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[Book Review] Chuck Palahniuk – Adjustment Day [Jonathan Cape; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon In 2011, the English Riots shocked the first world out of believing that violent civil disturbances ...
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[Book Review] Spare and Found Parts, by Sarah Maria Griffin [Titan Books; 2018]

Review by Cara Lennon Set in a swirl of cogs, tools and mechanically augmented limbs, Spare and Found Parts could ...