This Is Memorial Device

This Is Memorial Device

An Hallucinated Oral History of the Post-punk Scene in Airdrie, Coatbridge and Environs 1978-1986

Book - 2017
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Ross Raymond and Johnny McLaughlin are two fanboys dedicated to the Airdrie post-punk scene of the early 80s the glory years when anything and everything seemed possible. Looking back on that time the people, the bands, the underground legends they piece together a story which has at its core Memorial Device, the greatest band you've never heard of. Featuring a cast of misfits, artists, drop-outs, small-town visionaries and musicians, This Is Memorial Device is a dark, witty novel depicting a moment where art and the demands it makes are as serious as life itself.
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber Limited, 2017.
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780571340170
Branch Call Number: F KEENAN
Characteristics: vi, 298 pages ; 21 cm


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