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Going For A Song: A Chronicle of the UK Record Shop Paperback – 22 Mar 2018

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  • Paperback: 292 pages
  • Publisher: Flood Gallery Publishing (22 Mar. 2018)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1911374044
  • ISBN-13: 978-1911374046
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 2.5 x 22.9 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 4.7 out of 5 stars 18 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 62,716 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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"Complete with larger-than-life wide-boy skullduggery, behind-the-counter shenanigans and appearances from Prince Buster and B.B. King (amongst many of your favourite musicians). Superb." --Horace Panter (The Specials)

About the Author

Garth Cartwright is a New Zealand born, London based, oft' travelling author, journalist, critic and DJ/music promoter. He has written for many publications including The Sunday Times, The Guardian, The New European, The FT, Songlines, Record Collector, fRoots and Jazzwise. He is the author of several books including Princes Amongst Men: Journeys With Gypsy Musicians, More Miles Than Money: Journeys Through American Music and Miles Davis: The Complete Illustrated History.


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