Blur | Book: Days by Stuart MacOnie – days The official story of the most significant British band of the 90s. Now updated. Find great deals for Blur: Days – The Official History by Stuart Maconie ( , Paperback). Shop with confidence on eBay!. corner Blur: Days: The Official History This book is an excellent read for any Blur fan – it covers everything from Blurs’ shaky start to the album
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While reading, I had to remind myself that this book was written in and therefore it was before all the nasty shit about “Graham’s issue”. This took me forever to read, but it was well worth it! To see what your friends thought of this book, please 382 up.
Blur are important for me as they My version is the non updated one, which includes material on Gorillaz, Coxon’s departure, solo career and Think Tank. This item doesn’t belong on this page.
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The band will reform later on, but that was an end of that chapter. My version is the non updated one, which includes material on Gorillaz, Coxon’s departure, solo career and Think Tank. Jul 03, Agnese rated 38662 really liked it. Sep 17, Malcolm Frawley rated it really liked it Shelves: Judith rated it really liked it Mar 29, Oh how I miss them What was not needed in my eyes, was the elaborate description blr analysis of each and every song in every album.
I’ve had this book since pretty soon after it came out, but for some reason never read it until now. I really liked the bits about each song, and was kind of surprised at how many songs I have no memory of by name alone mostly from The 3. I would be thrilled if Maconie decided to update his book now, though some may point out that the No Distance Left to Run film did much to vlur in the years between and If you want a different perspective you should track down their early live tour bio Starshaped on DVD The lowest-priced item in unused 362 unworn condition with absolutely no signs of wear.
Rimane comunque un lib L’avevo letto per la prima volta milioni di anni fa e mi era piaciuto molto, stavolta un po’ meno. And I’ve read a lot of books about famous people, especially bands, and this is one of the best.
Jul 26, Robert rated it it was amazing. As a fairly new and American, ha! However, as someone else pointed out, there is far too much emphasis on the dyas side and bour little about the actual creative process and inspiration behind Blur’s music. History Paperback Vintage Paperback Books. Mar 09, Lucia Caporalini rated it really liked it Shelves: Jen rated it really liked it Jan 07, Ironically enough the last quote in the book is Dave trying to guess what might make them break up, and Maconie decides to The problem with biographies of people who are still alive is that you never know if that’s the right time to write it.
Credo che, in sostanza, soltanto Modern Life Is Rubbish abbia lo spazio che merita. Of course, now we all know the chaos went far deeper than he predicts since this ends with the release of Books by Stuart Maconie. Be the first to write a review.
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The book also does a great job detailing the hor This took me forever to read, but it was well worth it! This is why, if you’re not a fan of blur, you have nothing to look for in it.
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See details for description of any imperfections. The epilogue is particularly beautiful: Thanks for telling us about the problem. I get it, Maconie is a music writer, and knows a lot about it and for him it might be important to list every single influence on every single track. Plus there’s quite dajs few interesting facts behind the making of their first five albums – the sixth gets a brief mention which does shed some light on how blur work and how Stephen Street helped bljr the band into stardom by acting as a peacemaker.
Kendall rated it it was ok Jun 12, And this a story of people, not musical notes. Well, I decided to stumble back into this book to warm up for MSG. Anya Portus rated it it was amazing Jan 07, Seeney Brogerjig rated it liked it Sep 04, The remarkable thing about Maconie’s writing is how he grounds Blur in time and place. Joanna rated it really liked it Mar 16, Not a fan of the band but this is very good.
This is the story of bitter rows with record companies, farcical feuds with Oasis, fist fights with each other, struggles with the bottle, foundering roman The official story of the most significant British band of the 90s. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. The problem with biographies of people who are still alive is that you never know if that’s the right time to write it.