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History of 4AD to be published this year

By | Published on Monday 13 May 2013


HarperCollins is to publish an officially sanctioned history of the 4AD record label later this year. Entitled ‘Facing The Other Way’ and written by music journalist Martin Aston, it will be in shops on 19 Sep.

Covering the company from its foundation by Ivo Watts-Russell and Peter Kent in 1979, through working with artists such as Pixies, Throwing Muses and Dead Can Dance up to the present day, the book will feature cover art by 4AD designer Vaughn Oliver.

More details on the book here.