We are thrilled to be selling special edition copies of Lyric by Jonathan Day!
Lyric is a new collection bringing together works by songwriters from Snow Patrol, Dexy’s Midnight Runners, Jake Bugg, Nizlopi, James Bay, Cliff Richards, Gentle Giant and many others, all presented as poetry in black on white. In his introductory essay Jonathan Day examines poetry and song from a number of cultures and, through reference to some of the greatest writers in the canon, argues for the central significance of sound in poetry on the page as well as in song.
Jonathan Day is a critically acclaimed musician, writer and image maker who performs and exhibits internationally. His releases include Postcards from the Road (University of Chicago), Atlantic Drifter (Proper Records), The Politics of Navigation (VDM), Carved in Bone (Proper Records) and The Stain of Time (Aalto University).