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Book Launch: Full Coverage (Byron Bay)

14 September 2023 at 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm AEST


Monash University Publishing and The Book Room at Byron are delighted to invite you to the launch of

Full Coverage

A History of Rock Journalism in Australia

Join us for a conversation with the author and Marty Jones

Date: Thursday 14 September at 6.00-7.30pm

Venue: The Book Room at Byron
27 Fletcher St, Byron Bay NSW 2481

Please RSVP here by Monday  11 September.

Note that there is a $10 ticket entry (includes a glass of wine)

‘‘A must-read for anyone interested in a nuts-and-bolts history of the Australian music scene’ Books+Publishing

About the speakers

 Samuel J. Fell is an Australian journalist and critic. He is a senior contributor to roots music bible Rhythms and a critic for The Sydney Morning Herald. His work has appeared widely, including in Rolling Stone, The Guardian, The Saturday Paper, Australian Financial Review, VICE and Crikey. His previous book is Stars & Hype: First-Time Notes on the American Deep South (2016).

Marty Jones studied psychology and literature at Monash University, University of California and Auckland University, graduating with a Master of Arts. His academic ambitions were ambushed by the world of music journalism; he wrote for The Age, The Australian, and Australia’s first music website Addicted To Noise before becoming Music Editor at Inpress and then Editor and Publisher of Rhythms magazine. He escaped just in time and now runs Valiant Music records and guitars in Brunswick Heads. 


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