Win copies of Isle of Noises - Conversations with Great British Songwriters
The paperback edition of Isle of Noises: Conversations with Great British Songwriters is published on 11th September by Picador. In it, 27 of the UK’s most-renowned musicians disclose the secrets behind their art in a rare collection of exclusive, intimate interviews with author, Daniel Rachel. This is the definitive word on classic British songwriting from the past 50 years, as told by the songwriters themselves.
NOEL GALLAGHER: ‘This is without doubt the finest book I've ever read about songwriters and the songs they write.’
ROBIN GIBB: ‘I was astounded by Daniel’s knowledge and even after all these years to be asked original questions that surprise you was very impressive.’
Contributors include: Ray Davies, Robin Gibb, Jimmy Page, Bryan Ferry, Joan Armatrading, Chas Jankel, John Lydon, Mick Jones, Paul Weller, Sting, Andy Partridge, Difford and Tilbrook, Madness, Johnny Marr, Billy Bragg, Chris Lowe and Neil Tennant, Lee Mavers, Damon Albarn, Noel Gallagher, Lily Allen, and Laura Marling.
We reviewed the hardback edition 12 months ago. And a jolly fine read it is too. As such, we're delighted to have secured TWO copies of the new paperback edition to give away in one of our super-easy Twitter competitions.
To be in with a chance of winning a copy, all you need to do is pop over to our Twitter page, follow us if you haven't already and re-Tweet any of our Isle of Noises competition messages that you see! At the end of the competition, we'll randomly pick two RTs and the winners will each get a copy delivered to their door!
* The prize is a copy of Isle of Noises as detailed above. No cash alternative is available.
* The competition is only open to UK residents.
* The closing date for this competition is 17-09-2014, entries will be accepted up until 6pm. Any entries after this time may not be included in the draw.
* The judges decision is final.