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Curepedia : an A-Z of The Cure  Cover Image Book Book

Curepedia : an A-Z of The Cure / Simon Price.


A complete and truly unique biography of Robert Smith and company, The Cure, chronicling their 40+ year history with hundreds of entries in A to Z fashion. Definitive and deeply researched, Curepedia will surprise and inform fans everywhere as they await The Cure's highly anticipated next album release. The Cure remain, 40 plus years into their career, one of the biggest rock bands in the world. With 12 studio albums, tours that pack stadiums all over the world--including their recent sold out series across North America in Spring/Summer 2023--they were the first alternative band to be inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, in 2019 by Trent Reznor. Their influence is heard in bands as wide-ranging as Twilight Sad to Interpol, to My Chemical Romance. Amidst the record-setting Shows of a Lost World Tour winding down, acclaimed music journalist Simon Price has crafted a first of its kind history of this band that will satisfy legion of fans eagerly awaiting The Cure's new album. This edition lends a full-scale look at the long list of members, current and past, unknown facts, tours, descriptions of every album, song, films, as well as entries on the image of the band, their influence, their style, and their enduring legacy. This beautifully packaged book, celebrating one of the most enduring and beloved rock bands, Curepedia will be the perfect introduction for new fans, and a must-have for the obsessive as well.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780063068643 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 0063068648 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 437 pages ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First U.S. edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow, 2023.

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General Note:
First published in Great Britain in 2023 by White Rabbit, an imprint of the Orion Publishing Group, Ltd.
Includes complete list of songs, with their credits.
Subject: Cure (Musical group) > Encyclopedias.
Rock musicians > England > Biography.
Rock music > England > History and criticism > Encyclopedias.
Gothic rock groups > England > Encyclopedias.
Smith, Robert, 1959- > Encyclopedias.
Rock music > England > History and criticism.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kenton County Public Library.


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Covington Branch 781.660922 C975p 2023 (Text) 33126023946670 New Adult Nonfiction Available -

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