John Murray has acquired an exploration of Daft Punk by journalist Gabriel Szatan in a three-way auction.
Literacy Live will return to the Victorious Festival in Portsmouth next month, with music authors such as Nick Sadler, Martin James and Trevor Miller providing a main... Read more
White Rabbit is to publish a "seductive act of pop cultural time-travel" about London 40 years ago by Michael Bracewell.
Bonnier Books UK has launched its new dedicated music imprint, Nine Eight Books, overseen by Pete Selby.
Little, Brown has acquired the biography of the late Swedish DJ Avicii written by journalist Måns Mosesson.
Musician Shirley Collins’ memoir All in the Downs (Strange Attractor) has won the Penderyn Music Book Prize for 2019.
Octopus Publishing Group’s Cassell Illustrated has commissioned a book on the rebel heroes of popular music by Fun Lovin’ Criminals frontman and DJ Huey Morgan.... Read more
Orion has bought two biographies, one of Jimi Hendrix and the other of Motorhead, by music writer Mick Wall. Anna Valentine, publishing director, non-fiction, acquired... Read more
Amazon has unveiled a new device called Amazon Echo, a voice-activated speaker unit which people can use to find information, play music, and create to-do... Read more
On the anniversary of Amy Winehouse's death, her father recalls special moments spent together - and how he heard that she had died Read more