Vagabond Holes: David McComb and the Triffids Paperback – 31 Aug 2009
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Vagabond Holes In an homage to David McComb's haunting music and lyrics that inspired a generation 30 years ago, this collection of stories, poems, and artwork celebrates the man and his postpunk band, the Triffids. Due to sold-out tribute concerts across Australia and the remastering of the complete Triffids oeuvre, a new generation is discovering McComb's work; fans old and new can delve deeper into his life a... Full description
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What it IS however is much better than that. Some 50 or so short articles, most seemingly specifically written for the book. They are loving (and/or gritty) recollections of David as told by folks such as Graham 'Evil' Lee (keeper of the Triffids flame), Nick Cave, Bleddyn Butcher, Robert McComb, Gavin Martin, Mick Harvey, Mick Kakulas, Robert Forster and many others.
There is also some orginal stuff from David himself - along with various photos and drawings.
For anyone still feeling the hole left by David's parting, this is the book for you.