Listening to Tracey Thorn and Damian Barr Talking Memoirs


There’s something deeply enviable about artists whose skill extends to multiple fields. Consider Tracey Thorn, known for the music she’s made as a solo artist and with Everything But The Girl and Marine Girls. Her memoir Bedsit Disco Queen, which I really enjoyed, is newly out in paperback. And in this conversation recorded at The Royal Society of Literature, Thorn and Maggie & Me author Damien Barr discuss the process of writing their memoirs, life in Thatcher-era England, and more. You can hear the whole thing below.

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