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Faber Social is proud to present a one-off event to mark the publication of Yeah Yeah Yeah: The Story of Modern Pop by Bob Stanley.
On Friday 11 October, founding member of Saint Etienne, Bob Stanley will launch his book in Liverpool by hosting an evening of discussion, music and pop-nostalgia with a panel of guests including Andy McCluskey of OMD, Jayne Casey Liverpool artistic director and member of Big in Japan and British rock journalist (NME, Mojo, Q) Paul Du Noyer.
This unique event will take place at Leaf at Water Street, giving music fans a chance to hear about the story of modern pop, in Liverpool and beyond, from a selection of its informed aficionados and key players.
Published by Faber on 3 October, Yeah Yeah Yeah: The Story of Modern Pop by Bob Stanley tells the chronological story of the modern pop era, from its beginnings in the fifties with the dawn of the charts, vinyl, and the music press, to pop's digital switchover in the year 2000, from Rock Around the Clock to Crazy In Love.
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