Think Pink. Volume 2 of Island Book of Records announced

It's official. Manchester University Press have announced they will be publishing the second volume of the Island Book of Records, covering the years 1969-70. The second volume of this highly…

Assoc. for Recorded Sound Collections nomination

The Island Book of Records 1959-68,  has been nominated for the 2024 Association for Recorded Sound Collections Awards for... Excellence in Historical Recorded Sound Research. Founded in 1966, the ARSC is…

Rolling Stone magazine recommends The Island Book of Records

Don't ya just love Google Alerts! So very happy to see The Island Book of Records 1959-68 has been listed #4 in Rolling Stone magazines recommendations for February!!!   Lo…

Discounting on Alibris.com – American bookseller site

We are very proud to have The Island Book of Records 1959-68 listed on the allbris.com website. Why? Because even though they serve USA, UK and EU countries, the book…

Neil’s interview on Moncocle Radio with Fernando Augusto Pacheco

Fernando Augusto Pacheco,  a senior correspondent for Monocle, recently interviewed Neil Storey about the Island Book of Records on Monocle Radio. Monocle magazine, a global publication based in Zurich, operates…

It’s an amazing story about a revolutionary company that changed music forever.

In the USA? Tune into Massacchusetts classic rock radio station WAQY to hear Baxie’s interview with Neil Storey in the ROCK102 podcast  – currently available on their website HERE or…

Hello New York!! If you’re wandering around Manhattan…

… have a trot around the wonderful Rizzoli book store… and you’ll see this.. sorry… YOU’LL SEE THIS!!!!!! (Well we’re excited) (No we’re not) (We’re very excited)

A bit of a giggle at the BBC

Nice for Robert Elms at BBC Sounds to catch up doing an interview with Neil, though the boys  seemed  to get distracted by comparing football prowess between QPR and Reading…

Sharing Rizzoli’s Christmas catalogue with Tupac and Madonna

No, not about a cop TV show.... about the most beautiful bookshop in New York City. Somebody told us The Island Book of Records is being featured in this years…

30% off The Island Book of Records 1959-68

The Manchester University Press Christmas sale is now LIVE and you can get 30% off the below titles by using code Christmas23 at checkout…. BUT make sure you order the…

Amazon USA have made a quick flick video of the book

If you want to see IBOR in motion, Amazon in USA have made a small movie of the book. ENJOY https://www.amazon.com/live/video/0e9b269a54464baab59e6e5bc32ac22a?ref_=cm_sw_em_r_ib_dt_GyoEl6Mx0zWq4 They have also knocked down the price to $75,…

R.I.P. John Benton Harris

Earlier this year, in doing research for the Island Book of Records, we contacted many photographers who took pictures of the Island artists between 1959-68. John Benton Harris was an…