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Product Details

  • Paperback: 480 pages
  • Publisher: Grove Press, Black Cat (April 5, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0802170897
  • ISBN-13: 978-0802170897
  • Product Dimensions: 9.4 x 6.6 x 1.1 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.6 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (6 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #88,850 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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About the Author

Bill Brewster is co-owner of dance label Forensic, a renowned DJ and a freelance writer. Frank Broughton is an author and freelance journalist whose work has appeared in NME and Rolling Stone and he was deputy editor of i-D Magazine. They are the authors of Last Night a DJ Saved My Life, How To DJ (Properly): The Art And Science Of Playing Records and "Boy's Own", the Complete Fanzines 1986-92: Acid House Scrapes and Capers. --This text refers to an alternate Paperback edition.

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4 of 5 people found the following review helpful By DJ Jazzy Rich on May 15, 2011
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I read the book from these same writers "Last night a DJ saved my life" (the history of DJs) and now this book with an in depth account of each DJ. Excellent.
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Pvt on May 12, 2013
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If you DJ or are a music fan in any way, this book is essential. A timely continuation of ther modern history lesson begun by Mr Brewster in book one, this time straight from the main player's mouths.
If you call yourself a DJ, you've got to know this history.
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A little too inside baseball for my liking, whereas the other book took your on a journey showing you the relationships between influences, people and genres this is (as described) a look at a series of people without the overarching narrative to bring it all together.

A decent book, well researched, but not as powerful as it's stablemate.
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