The Listening Party for Toyah’s 1981 Gold-selling album Anthem is featured in the second volume book of Tim Burgess’ Listening Party.
Sit back, relax and relive the memories of over 90 more classic albums selected by Tim Burgess from his legendary Listening Parties
In less than 2 years, tens of thousands of music lovers have pressed play at the same time as legendary musicians to share the communal experience of a Listening Party. Over 1,000 online events, fans and artists – from McCartney to Blondie, Joy Division to Iron Maiden – have shared insightful recollections, intimate conversations and behind-the-scenes revelations. This follow-up to the bestselling The Listening Party Volume 1 gathers together over 90 more of the most essential parties and celebrates the unique power of a Listening Party to connect music creators with listeners. It’s an appropriate tribute to the unifying power of music and how it continues to enthral millions around the world every single day.
“Hey Twitter, let’s all say a big thanks to Tim for these brilliant events this year! We really needed them. So much great music being talked about.'” – Sir Paul McCartney
“Twitter being used for something really positive.” – Mary Beard
The book can be ordered from Amazon, Hive, Waterstones and Bookshop.org
Published by DK
By Tim Burgess
Foreword by Susanna Hoffs