Simon Spence

The Stone Roses

The Stone Roses

War and Peace


'This is the one. It's the definitive biography of the band, stuffed with photos that have never been seen before. The writing feels really fresh and definitive. It's a classic' Alex Heminsley BBC 6 Music Book of the Month

'A comprehensive, no-holds-barred account... details with steely, forensic precision the story of the group's ascent, heyday and spectacular implosion. All the triumphs and disasters are here' The Sunday Times

'A forensic, detailed and beautifully researched history of the Stone Roses.... full of new stuff' John Harris

'For the casual listener, or die-hard fanatic, this is a genuine masterpiece' What Hi-Fi? Sound & Vision

'An era-defining, definitive biography' Q