Friday, 24 July 2009
Loops Journal is a new twice-yearly literary music journal, published as a joint venture between Faber & Faber and Domino Records.
Imagine a cross between Observer Music Monthly and Granta magazine and you're in the right sort of area. The first issue is on sale now (£12) in places like Foyles, and comes with a download code that lets you download a free album.
Their site gives you a flavour of what's on offer, but not that much. Here's James Yorkston reading an extract from his piece:
Also - see other Faber videos here
We've never done any music books, but it might be good to try one at some point... Any nominations? Kill Your Friends?