Memoirs of a music addict

Tim Burgess is the lead singer of British band the Charlatans

7th August, 2016
Tim Burgess: an absorbing read from a Madchester luminary

Music; Vinyl Adventures from Istanbul to San Francisco; By Tim Burgess; Faber, €20

Tim Burgess is the lead singer of British band the Charlatans, and prior to the publication of his 2012 memoir, Telling Stories, you might not have held out much hope for him as a writer.

Burgess has, let us say, enjoyed certain hedonistic aspects of the rock’n’roll lifestyle to the full, and because of this, expectations for memory recall, let alone...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month, €19.99 Monthly thereafter

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

TV review: Reaching the Enda the railway line

Appetite for Distraction: our pick of home entertainment

Radio: Newstalk tackles the pandemic with a look to Ireland’s future

TV Review: The star of the Irish landscape shown in all its scientific glory