Bedsit Disco Queen

I was only sixteen when I bought an electric guitar and joined a band.

Bedsit Disco Queen

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Bedsit Disco Queen
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Tracey Thorn
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-01-16 - Publisher: Virago Press

I was only sixteen when I bought an electric guitar and joined a band. A year later, I formed an all-girl band called the Marine Girls and played gigs, and signed to an indie label, and started releasing records. Then, for eighteen years, between 1982 and 2000, I was one
Bedsit Disco Queen
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Tracey Thorn
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-07 - Publisher: Hachette UK

I was only sixteen when I bought an electric guitar and joined a band. A year later, I formed an all-girl band called the Marine Girls and played gigs, and signed to an indie label, and started releasing records. Then, for eighteen years, between 1982 and 2000, I was one
Naked at the Albert Hall
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Tracey Thorn
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-30 - Publisher: Hachette UK

In her bestselling autobiography Bedsit Disco Queen, Tracey Thorn recalled the highs and lows of a thirty-year career in pop music. But with the touring, recording and extraordinary anecdotes, there wasn't time for an in-depth look at what she actually did for all those years: sing. She sang with warmth
Voicing Girlhood in Popular Music
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Jacqueline Warwick, Allison Adrian
Categories: Music
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-10 - Publisher: Routledge

This interdisciplinary volume explores the girl’s voice and the construction of girlhood in contemporary popular music, visiting girls as musicians, activists, and performers through topics that range from female vocal development during adolescence to girls’ online media culture. While girls’ voices are more prominent than ever in popular music culture,
Another Planet
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Tracey Thorn
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-07 - Publisher: Canongate Books

THE SUNDAY TIMES TOP TEN BESTSELLER SHORTLISTED FOR THE PENDERYN MUSIC BOOK PRIZE 'Tender, wise and funny' Sunday Express 'Beautifully observed, deadly funny' Max Porter Before becoming an acclaimed musician and writer, Tracey Thorn was a typical teenager: bored and cynical, despairing of her aspirational parents. Her only comfort came