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Jon Savage is a writer and broadcaster. His books include England's Dreaming: Anarchy, Sex Pistols, Punk Rock, and Beyond and Teenage: The Creation of Youth Culture. Among the documentaries he has written are the award-winning The Brian Eqstein Story and Joy Division. He lives in North Wales.

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Touching from a Distance: Ian Curtis and Joy Division (1995) — Forord — 747 eksemplarer
David Bowie Is (2013) — Bidragyder — 231 eksemplarer
Manual: How to Have a Number 1 the Easy Way (1988) — Forord, nogle udgaver102 eksemplarer
As time goes by (1973) — Introduktion, nogle udgaver68 eksemplarer
So This is Permanence: Joy Division Lyrics and Notebooks (1600) — Redaktør — 63 eksemplarer
Punk: Chaos to Couture (Metropolitan Museum of Art) (2013) — Bidragyder — 40 eksemplarer
The Velvet Underground: New York Art (2009) — Bidragyder — 36 eksemplarer
Derek Jarman's Sketchbooks (1700) — Bidragyder — 36 eksemplarer
A history of modern music : part five : Dance (2011) — Bidragyder — 1 eksemplar

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Kanonisk navn
Savage, Jon
Juridisk navn
Sage, Jonathon
Fødselsdato
1953
Køn
male
Nationalitet
UK
Bopæl
Anglesey, North Wales, UK
Uddannelse
University of Cambridge
Erhverv
broadcaster
music journalist
Agent
Tony Peake (Peake Associates)
Kort biografi
Jon Savage is a writer and broadcaster. After graduating from Cambridge he published a fanzine called London’s Outrage, and worked for Sounds, Melody Maker and The Face. His first book, The Kinks: The Official Biography was followed by England’s Dreaming, the award-winning history of the Sex Pistols, punk and Britain in the late seventies. He regularly writes for The Observer and Mojo, and his television credits include the BAFTA winning Arena documentary, The Brian Epstein Story. His recent compilation CDs include England’s Dreaming, Meridian 1970 and Shadows of Love. He lives in Anglesey.

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Insanely detailed history of the Sex Pistols and the beginning of punk in London by a music reporter whose own career started in 1977.
 
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steve02476 | 4 andre anmeldelser | Jan 3, 2023 |
Oral interviews of all the Joy Division related folks. Predictably great.
 
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apende | 1 anden anmeldelse | Jul 12, 2022 |
Astonishing. Not just the artwork but the essays and level of intelligence.
 
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Paperpuss | Feb 25, 2019 |
The prehistory of Youth Culture 1875-1945
 
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jhawn | 3 andre anmeldelser | Jul 31, 2017 |

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