Reviews

  • "Witty and compelling"

    Esquire
  • "Dauntlessly comprehensive, elegantly parlayed survey of pop’s recorded history"

    MOJO
  • "a great history book, read it and stream"

    Record Collector
  • "What Electric Shock imparts… is delight and curiosity in the music it chronicles with such pithy vivacity."

    Guardian
  • "this magnificent book is highly recommended for anyone with more than a passing interest in popular music over the last century or so"

    Literary Review