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The First Time: Stories & Songs from Music Icons: Stories & Songs from Music Icons

Matt Everitt



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Laurence King
01 November 2018
Music; Individual composers & musicians, bands & groups
Taken from the acclaimed BBC Radio 6 Music show, The First Time invites you inside the lives of some of the music world's most notable legends.

From Alice Cooper to Yoko Ono, Courtney Love to Elton John, follow their lives and careers starting with their first musical memories, first records and first gigs, finding out the songs that have shaped them along the way. With 40 compelling interviews, specially commissioned collage illustrations and a bespoke playlist for each musician, The First Time is a must-have for any music lover.
By:   Matt Everitt
Imprint:   Laurence King
Country of Publication:   United Kingdom
Dimensions:   Height: 234mm,  Width: 153mm, 
Weight:   300g
ISBN:   9781786272980
ISBN 10:   1786272989
Pages:   336
Publication Date:   01 November 2018
Audience:   General/trade ,  ELT Advanced
Format:   Hardback
Publisher's Status:   Active

Matt Everitt is a BBC Radio 6 Music and BBC Radio 2 presenter, journalist, music consultant and producer. He produces and presents The First Time With... on 6 Music and presents the daily Music News on Shaun Keaveny's breakfast show. Tim Marrs is a renowned digital collage artist who has worked for Nike, Ogilvy and Geffen Records.

Reviews for The First Time: Stories & Songs from Music Icons: Stories & Songs from Music Icons

Author and presenter Matt Everitt invites 40 musicians from various genres to recall the 'flashpoints that inspired them': earliest musical memories, formative influences, first albums, favourite gigs. -- Mail on Sunday

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