The First Time

The First Time is a collection of 40 interviews transcribed from Matt Everitt’s show “The First Time With…” on BBC Radio 6 Music during which he talks with major artists about pivotal moments in their lives and the songs and events that shaped their career.

Apart from interviews with various other famous (and sometimes infamous) musicians like Dave Grohl, Yoko Ono and Jarvis Cocker The First Time also dedicates 8 pages to Bill Drummond, featuring various questions about the many stages of his life.

Back Cover Blurb

Discover the unforgettable firsts that have shaped some of the biggest names in rock, pop, dance and indie music. Taken from Matt Everitt’s acclaimed BBC Radio 6 Music show, 40 insightful interviews are packed with memorable moments and musical milestones.

Is it worth it?

If you are an avid follower of his career you might have read or heard most of Bill’s answers in one form or another already so there’s hardly any new information buried between the pages. But even then, The First Time makes for an entertaining read for anyone who loves interviews, and thanks to the extensive list of people Matt Everitt features in his book there should be something for everybody here.

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