Faber finds new music writer

Faber finds new music writer

<p><strong>Rob Young</strong>, former editor of the <em>Wire</em> magazine, has written a music book that Faber will publish as a significant work of cultural history. <em>Electric Eden: Mapping Britain&rsquo;s Visionary Music</em> has gone to Lee Brackstone, who made a rapid pre-emptive offer on seeing the proposal. Faber has world rights through Neil Taylor. </p><p><em>Electric Eden</em> is about the esoteric strain in British music from Vaughan Williams to Nick Drake and contemporary folk. Brackstone describes the book &ndash; which joins a list containing musical/sociological surveys by...

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