About this book
A biography of the popular and influential Mancunian band from the late 1980s and early 1990s, who recently reformed. The tickets for their first 3 gigs sold in 68 minutes, the fastest selling rock concerts in UK history. 'It's a classic,' Alex Heminsley, "BBC 6Music Book Of The Month"
From the Manchester backwaters to the worldwide 2012 tour, this title lays bare the irresistible tale of the last of the great bands. It traces the band's genesis, studded with violent gigs and abandoned recordings, and shaped by their infamous manager Gareth Evans.