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Magazine return.

The first new recorded material from the connoisseur’s choice in 30 years.

Howard Devoto’s peerless, impossibly influential art-punk outfit, undiminished by age, return with their first studio album since 1981.

This is the strictly limited edition 11 track Digipak CD version of ‘No Thyself’, featuring the unavailable anywhere else, ‘Blisterpack Blues’. n.b. This is NOT available as a 21st Century digital download

Tracklisting :
1. ‘Do The Meaning’
2. ‘Other Thematic Material’
3. ‘The Worst Of Progress…’
4. ‘Hello Mister Curtis (with apologies)’
5. ‘Physics’
6. ‘Happening In English’
7. ‘Holy Dotage’
8. ‘Of Course Howard (1979)’
9. ‘Final Analysis Waltz’
10. ‘The Burden Of A Song’
and the aforementioned bonus track,
11. ‘Blisterpack Blues’

All for the same price as the unlimited edition standard 10 track CD. BONUS!

Price: £10.00


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A limited edition 10″ vinyl single featuring the tracks, ‘Hello Mister Curtis’ & ‘Holy Dotage’.

Both tracks appeared on the remarkable ‘No Thyself’ album, but they can be yours again in pristine heavy duty black slab with a sleeve of comment. It’s a handsome devil, and make no mistake.

The connoisseur’s choice…

 

Price: £5.00


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The eagerly awaited third Federal Charm album, and the first featuring the new line-up of original members Paul Bowe (guitar) and L.D. Morawski (bass) and now with new drummer, Josh Zahler, and new singer, Tom Guyer.

‘Passenger’ was recorded & produced by Federal Charm & John Simms, who is also sound engineer for fellow Stockport band, ‘Blossoms’.

“John was really good to work with,” says Paul, “He’s highly technical, has a great set of ears and commands an invaluable ability to locate and add that missing ingredient to make a song stand out from the crowd. Previously, the recording process for the first two Federal Charm albums was very much, “Strat in? Go! Les Paul? Go!…” For ‘Passenger’, a great deal of care and attention was taken with the pre-production, which ultimately benefited the all-round sound. It’s a heavier album. There was no way to tame the beast.”

11 tracks from the very top drawer, split over two sides of pristine slab-vinyl, housed in a handsome cardboard sleeve with poster insert on the ever-popular LP format. Available in either snow blizzard white or oil slick black. Both versions come with a free gratis digital MP3 version download code bonus. Take your pick.

The album is officially released on September 14th, but can be pre-ordered here RIGHT NOW.

All pre-orders will be dispatched just as soon as we receive finished copies, which should be before the 14th. Bonus!

Buy with confidence, my friends. Buy with confidence.

 

Price: £20.00


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The eagerly awaited third Federal Charm album, and the first featuring the new line-up of original members Paul Bowe (guitar) and L.D. Morawski (bass) and now with new drummer, Josh Zahler, and new singer, Tom Guyer.

‘Passenger’ was recorded & produced by Federal Charm & John Simms, who is also sound engineer for fellow Stockport band, ‘Blossoms’.

“John was really good to work with,” says Paul, “He’s highly technical, has a great set of ears and commands an invaluable ability to locate and add that missing ingredient to make a song stand out from the crowd. Previously, the recording process for the first two Federal Charm albums was very much, “Strat in? Go! Les Paul? Go!…” For ‘Passenger’, a great deal of care and attention was taken with the pre-production, which ultimately benefited the all-round sound. It’s a heavier album. There was no way to tame the beast.”

11 tracks from the very top drawer, split over two sides of pristine slab-vinyl, housed in a handsome cardboard sleeve with poster insert on the ever-popular LP format. Available in either snow blizzard white or oil slick black. Both versions come with a free gratis digital MP3 version download code bonus. Take your pick.

The album is officially released on September 14th, but can be pre-ordered here RIGHT NOW.

All pre-orders will be dispatched just as soon as we receive finished copies, which should be before the 14th. Bonus!

Buy with confidence, my friends. Buy with confidence.

 

Price: £20.00


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’Choke’ is the first single to be taken from Federal Charm’s highly anticipated third studio album, ‘Passenger’. Available now here from iTunes for only 99p.

The band’s new line-up wanted to retain the previous natural sound, but also wanted to create an exciting sonic platform for the new vocalist, Tom to really let loose and show the world what he can do.

“It’s a heavier album. There was no way to tame the beast”John Simms, producer

The album, ‘Passenger’, will be released on Friday September 14th. Pre-order it now & receive ‘Choke’ for free. Click here to go to iTunes or here for Amazon or else you chose to go where you normally go to for your MP3 material.

Federal Charm co-headline a UK tour in September with The Bad Flowers and, opening guests Those Damn Crows.

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The eagerly awaited third Federal Charm album, and the first featuring the new line-up of original members Paul Bowe (guitar) and L.D. Morawski (bass) and now with new drummer, Josh Zahler, and new singer, Tom Guyer.

‘Passenger’ was recorded & produced by Federal Charm & John Simms, who is also sound engineer for fellow Stockport band, ‘Blossoms’.

“John was really good to work with,” says Paul, “He’s highly technical, has a great set of ears and commands an invaluable ability to locate and add that missing ingredient to make a song stand out from the crowd. Previously, the recording process for the first two Federal Charm albums was very much, “Strat in? Go! Les Paul? Go!…” For ‘Passenger’, a great deal of care and attention was taken with the pre-production, which ultimately benefited the all-round sound. It’s a heavier album. There was no way to tame the beast.”

11 tracks from the very top drawer, featuring the lift-off singles ‘Choke’, ’Swing Sinner’, and ‘Halo’.

The album, ‘Passenger’, will be released on Friday September 14th. Pre-order it now & receive ‘Choke’ for free. Click here to go to iTunes or here for Amazon or else you chose to go where you normally go to for your MP3 material.

Federal Charm co-headline a UK tour in September with The Bad Flowers and, opening guests Those Damn Crows.

Price: £6.99


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Magazine return.

The first new recorded material from the connoisseur’s choice in 30 years.

Howard Devoto’s peerless, impossibly influential art-punk outfit, undiminished by age, return with their first studio album since 1981.

This is the strictly unlimited edition 10 track dual case CD version of ‘No Thyself’.

The deluxe limited edition 11 track version is below. Keep scrolling.

The same but different. Different packaging. Different label. Different track listing.

Tracklisting :
1. ‘Do The Meaning’
2. ‘Other Thematic Material’
3. ‘The Worst Of Progress…’
4. ‘Hello Mister Curtis (with apologies)’
5. ‘Physics’
6. ‘Happening In English’
7. ‘Holy Dotage’
8. ‘Of Course Howard (1979)’
9. ‘Final Analysis Waltz’
10. ‘The Burden Of A Song’

Also available as a 21st Century digital download :
£8.99 @ iTunes
£7.99 @ Amazon

Price: £10.00


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‘Passenger’ Bundle #4 : ‘Passenger’ LP in Oil Slick Black Vinyl + Digital Download code + ‘Passenger / Radar’ T-Shirt

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Price: £25.00


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‘Passenger’ Bundle #5 : ‘Passenger’ Digipak CD + ‘Passenger / Radar’ T-Shirt

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Price: £15.00


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‘Passenger’ Bundle #3 : ‘Passenger’ LP in Snow Blizzard White Vinyl + Digital Download code + ‘Passenger / Radar’ T-Shirt

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‘Passenger’ Bundle #2 : ‘Passenger’ LP in Oil Slick Black Vinyl + Digital Download code + ‘Passenger’ Digipak CD + ‘Passenger / Radar’ T-Shirt

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Price: £35.00


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‘Passenger’ Bundle #1 : ‘Passenger’ LP in Snow Blizzard White Vinyl + Digital Download code + ‘Passenger’ Digipak CD + ‘Passenger / Radar’ T-Shirt

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17 previously unreleased live recordings, digitally restored and remastered by Dave Formula from 1979-80 mono + stereo master mixes.

All 17 tracks were recorded through the mixing desk, and the knobs twiddled with after the fact.

Be aware some sources Dave was working with were a bit lo-fi, so the sound quality is variable…
but of great historical interest nevertheless!

Tracks featuring John McGeoch on guitar :
1. ‘My Tulpa’
2. ‘Parade’
(Recorded @ Hurrah! NYC, August 1979)
3. ‘Cut Out Shapes’
4. ‘Burst’
5. ‘Motorcade’
6. ‘Rhythm Of Cruelty’
7. ‘Permafrost’
8. ‘The Light Pours Out Of Me’
9. ‘Shot By Both Sides’
(Recorded @ The Whiskey, LA, September 1979)

Tracks featuring Robin Simon on guitar :
10. ‘Feed The Enemy’
11. ‘Model Worker’
12. ‘Stuck’
13. ‘Sweetheart Contract’
14. ‘Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Agin)’
15. ’20 Years Ago’
16. ‘Definitive Gaze’
17. ‘I Love You, You Big Dummy’
(Recorded @ Family Hotel, Sydney, September 1980)

Also available as a 21st Century digital download :
£8.99 @ iTunes
£7.99 @ Amazon

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Hand silkscreen printed on the front and left sleeve of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Permafrost Grey shirt.

Designed by Malcolm Garrett, to announce Magazine’s return to action in February. Lyric by Howard Devoto after FD. Smarter than your average shirt.

SORRY, WE’RE SOLD OUT OF ‘JUST LARGE’, BUT AVAILABLE IN ‘SUPER SMALL’ & ‘EXTRA MEDIUM’ & ‘MIGHTY XL’.

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Price: £12.00


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Dave Formula’s debut collection of 13 solo recordings featuring brand new collaborations on brand new material with Howard Devoto, Barry Adamson, John Doyle and even John McGeoch makes an appearance. Additional performances are supplied by guest vocalists and musicians David McAlmont, Robert Wyatt, Jack Broadbent, Corinne Drewery, Joel Purnell and Dennis Rollins.

Tracklisting :
1. ‘Elvis In Space’ (feat. Clint Boon)
2. ‘Satellite Sweetheart’ (feat. Jack Broadbent)
3. ‘Saddest Quay’ (feat. Robin Simon)
4. ‘Via Sacra’ (feat. Howard Devoto)
5. ‘Bison Heard (at the scene)’ (feat. Barry Adamson)
6. ‘A Kiss To The Stars’ (feat. Corinne Drewery)
7. ‘The World Behind Your Eyes’
(feat. Robert Wyatt & John Doyle)
8. ‘Rhythm For Your Soul’ (feat. Lara Rose)
9. ‘Parade’ (feat. David McAlmont)
10. ‘The Reno’ (feat. Jack Broadbent)
11. ‘Do It, One More Time’ (feat. Lara Rose)
12. ‘Major Kong Goes Down’ (feat. Joel Purnell)
13. ‘The Anti-Hero’ (feat. John McGeoch)

‘Satellite Sweetheart’ draws on Formula’s childhood in Whalley Range, Manchester. The striking memory that inspired the collection is of Dave being taken to see Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin, who, after becoming the first man in space in 1961, made an appearance at the Amalgamated Union of Foundry Workers in Brook’s Bar, in a show of proletarian solidarity.

“I got to shake his hand as he walked past”, says Dave.

Also available as a 21st Century digital download : £8.99 @ iTunes
£7.99 @ Amazon

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Hand silkscreen printed on the front and left sleeve of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

Designed by Malcolm Garrett, to celebrate the 5 sold out, yes, 5 sold out live shows in London, Manchester and Glasgow in February 2009.

SORRY, WE’RE SOLD OUT OF ‘JUST LARGE’, BUT AVAILABLE IN ‘SUPER SMALL’ & ‘EXTRA MEDIUM’ & ‘MIGHTY XL’.

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Hand silkscreen printed on the front and left sleeve of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

Designed by Malcolm Garrett, to celebrate the 5 sold out, yes, 5 sold out live shows in London, Manchester and Glasgow in February 2009.

ALL SIZES SERVED HERE.

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It’s yer finest groove-organ outfit, back once more… Stylish, snappy psychedelic soul with a sharp-eyed dash of funk. Where the N’Awlins’ Meters meet Memphis’ Booker T., with a touch of Jimmy ‘The Cat’ Smith thrown in for good measure.

Tracklisting :
1. ‘Cissy Strut’
2. ‘The Liquidator’
3. ‘The Cat’
4. ‘Time Is Tight’
5. ‘Little Old Money Maker’
6. ‘Funky Folks Cha-Cha’
7. ‘Funky Miracle’
8. ‘One Mint Julep’
9. ‘Pungee’
10. ‘Chicken Pox’

Only £7. For 10 tracks.
That’s less than a dollar a track. Bonus!

Played live in one take and recorded & produced with a minimum of overdubs by ‘The Finks’ themselves in Fink-O-Phonic Sound.

It’s your new favourite record. So buy one. Buy two! Impress your friends. n.b. Prescription purchases from local GPs welcome.

n.b. This is NOT available as a 21st Century digital download

Price: £7.00


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Strictly limited edition hand silkscreen printed on the front and left sleeve of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Permafrost Grey shirt.

Designed by Malcolm Garrett, to sit alongside the standard issue of Yellow and Secondhand Daylight Green on Motorcade Black that celebrate the 5 sold out, yes 5 sold out, live shows in London, Manchester and Glasgow in February 2009. Buy the set and look like Jack the Biscuit.

SORRY, WE’RE SOLD OUT OF ‘JUST LARGE’, BUT AVAILABLE IN ‘SUPER SMALL’ & ‘EXTRA MEDIUM’ & ‘MIGHTY XL’.

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The second Federal Charm album.

‘Federal Charm invest swaggering riffs, sleazy flourishes and cinder-raw vocals with a confidence that is utterly winning’Classic Rock

Drawing from a deep well, spanning the classic rock curve from the Allman Brothers to Zeppelin, stopping off on the way to pay a call into Thin Lizzy, and with the indie blues of The Black Keys and the contemporary bluster of Rival Sons, Federal Charm are full of melodic twin-guitar twists and stop-start rhythms. Their fresh direction has turned many an industry head, describing the band as having the most cutting-edge sound in recent years.

Tracklisting :

1. Master Plan
2. Guess What
3. No More
4. These Four Walls
5. Hercules
6. Give Me Everything
7. Silhouette
8. God, Forsaken
9. Push
10. The Thrill
11. Walk Away (Time & Time Again)

‘Great riffs. Fantastic musicianship. Phenomenal vocals. Really good songs. Their big sound cannot be restrained’Amazon

Digital versions also available from iTunes & Amazon for £7.99

 

Price: £10.00


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The eagerly awaited third Federal Charm album, and the first featuring the new line-up of original members Paul Bowe (guitar) and L.D. Morawski (bass) and now with new drummer, Josh Zahler, and new singer, Tom Guyer.

‘Passenger’ was recorded & produced by Federal Charm & John Simms, who is also sound engineer for fellow Stockport band, ‘Blossoms’.

“John was really good to work with,” says Paul, “He’s highly technical, has a great set of ears and commands an invaluable ability to locate and add that missing ingredient to make a song stand out from the crowd. Previously, the recording process for the first two Federal Charm albums was very much, “Strat in? Go! Les Paul? Go!…” For ‘Passenger’, a great deal of care and attention was taken with the pre-production, which ultimately benefited the all-round sound. It’s a heavier album. There was no way to tame the beast.”

11 tracks from the very top drawer, housed in a handsome cardboard package with poster insert on the ever-popular CD format, featuring the lift-off singles ‘Choke’, ’Swing Sinner’, and ‘Halo’.

The album is officially released on September 14th, but can be pre-ordered RIGHT HERE, RIGHT NOW.

All pre-orders will be dispatched just as soon as we receive finished copies, which should be before the 14th. BONUS!

Digital versions are also available at iTunes & Amazon for £6.99 & £7.99 respectively.
 

Price: £10.00


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‘Federal Charm raid the Delta masters, apply Seventies chest hair and frog march the result into the 21st Century’Classic Blues

To coincide with the November-December 2016 UK tour, Federal Charm released a limited edition 8 track mini-album of acoustic re-workings of songs from their first two albums. Entitled ‘Crossed Wires’, the CD version was available to buy at the merchandise desk on the tour, and is now available here for only £8. That’s a quid a song. OFFICIAL!

Tracklisting :
1. ‘Guess What’
2. ‘The Stray’
3. ‘Push’
4. ‘These Four Walls’
5. ‘Silhouette’
6. ‘Come On Down’
7. ‘Somebody Help Me’
8. ‘Master Plan’

Click to hear the acoustic version of ‘Silhouette’

The digital version of album is available as a stand alone purchase for £7.99 at iTunes, Amazon or wherever you buy your digital music from.

Or here as a £11.99 bundle including a digital download of the ‘Across The Divide’ album as well. BONUS!

 

Price: £8.00


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Hand silkscreen image of Howard Devoto printed on the front with ‘Magazine’ print on the left sleeve of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

SORRY, WE’RE SOLD OUT OF ‘SUPER SMALL’, BUT AVAILABLE IN ‘EXTRA MEDIUM’ & ‘JUST LARGE’ & ‘MIGHTY XL’.

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Price: £12.00


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‘Great riffs. Fantastic musicianship. Phenomenal vocals. Really good songs. Their big sound cannot be restrained’Amazon

The debut CD release from Manchester’s Federal Charm draws on the blues but is never constrained by it and is full of melodic twists and turns with twin guitar riffs and stop-start rhythms. The vocal phrasing soars above some of the most intense material to be found on the current post-modern blues landscape. OFFICIAL!

12 tracks right out of the very top drawer :
1. Gotta Give It Up
2. I’m Not Gonna Beg
3. No Money Down
4. Somebody Help Me
5. Reaction
6. The Stray
7. There’s A Light
8. Tell Your Friends
9. Reconsider
10. Come On Down
11. Any Other Day
12. Too Blind To See.

Digital version also available here for £7.99.

Classic Rock describe them as ‘investing in swaggering riffs, sleazy slide flourishes and cinder raw vocals with a confidence that is utterly winning’… and you can’t beat that.

 

Price: £10.00


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Hand silkscreen printed on the front of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

LAST FEW. ONLY AVAILABLE IN ‘SUPER SMALL’.

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Price: £12.00


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Strictly limited edition hand silkscreen printed top quality 100% ring spun cotton Oil Slick Black Night T-Shirt.

Designed and printed to coincide with the release of the third album, ‘Passenger’ and featuring the brand-new-to-you ‘radar’ logo device.

Wear your T-Shirt proudly at the upcoming September UK tour with The Bad Flowers and, opening guests Those Damn Crows.

All sizes served here. SUPER SMALL, EXTRA MEDIUM, JUST LARGE & XL. Be smart. Order yours today.

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Hand silkscreen printed on the front of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

ALL SIZES SERVED HERE.

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Price: £12.00


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Hand silkscreen printed on the front of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

ALL SIZES SERVED HERE.

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Price: £12.00


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Strictly limited edition hand silkscreen printed on the front and left sleeve of a top quality 100% ring spun cotton Motorcade Black shirt.

Designed by Malcolm Garrett, to coincide with the ‘not so top secret’ warm-up show in Oxford on February 10th. Sssssshhh! Let’s be havin’ yer. Quick as sticks.

ALL SIZES SERVED HERE.

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Price: £12.00


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This is a strictly limited edition of 100 hand silk screened poster on high quality 270 grams ‘Colorplan’ super-white art board featuring Odilon Redon’s ‘Chimera’, as found on ‘Shot By Both Sides’ 45 release, and sold as a merchandise item on the 2011 UK tour.

Paper size : 480 x 640mm. Print size : 400 x 550mm

Dispatched unframed and rolled in a secure mailing tube.

Price: £20.00


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This is a strictly limited edition of 100 hand silk screened poster on high quality 270 grams ‘Colorplan’ super-white art board featuring Odilon Redon’s ‘Polyp’, as found on ‘No Thyself’ release, and sold as a merchandise item on the 2011 UK tour.

Paper size : 480 x 640mm. Print size : 400 x 550mm

Dispatched unframed and rolled in a secure mailing tube.

Price: £20.00


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Strictly limited edition hardback edition of 1000 copies of ‘Magazine : The Biography’.

288 pages, written by Helen Chase, based on exclusive interviews with members of Magazine.

The biography includes the complete lyrics, and an accurate chronology and up-to-date discography.

Designed, with a silver foil blocked cover, and signed by Malcolm Garrett.

Price: £15.00


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Unlimited edition softback edition of ‘Magazine : The Biography’.

Written by Helen Chase, based on exclusive interviews with members of Magazine.

The biography includes the complete lyrics, and an accurate chronology and up-to-date discography.

Designed by Malcolm Garrett.

The same number of words as the hardback version. Just softer. And no shiny foil blocking…

Price: £10.00


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