Rock ‘n’ roll, rare guitars, vintage vinyl, and criminal mayhem.

“Write What You Know”

Word On The Street

She’s a Poptimist with a taste for the Beatles, I’m an old rocker

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Endless online debates about a beloved pop rock genre.

Important life lessons from one of America’s greatest writers

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Music fandom goes to extremes in this long-running book series

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I Resisted Temptation for the Longest Time

A wistful take on London’s Swinging Sixties

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Anemoia — n. Nostalgia for a time you’ve never known.



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A Power Pop Heist (Book 1)

The murky origins of an Easter family tradition

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S.W. Lauden

LA-based writer and drummer. I publish crime novels, and non-fiction essay collections about music. Medium focus: Music, Books, Culture. Twitter: @swlauden

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