Paul Kelly: The Man, The Music and The Life in Between is the first definitive biography of the iconic Australian musician.
Stuart Coupe, the revered music writer who’s penned quintessentially Australian books such as Roadies: The Secret History of Australian Rock’n’Roll, The Promoters: Inside Stories from the Australian Rock Industry and Gudinski: The Godfather of Australian Rock’n’Roll, is back with another adventure, this time diving deep into the Paul Kelly story.
Until now, no-one has written the definitive biography of arguably Australia’s most respected songwriter, but through the trusty lens of Stuart Coupe, Kelly’s former manager, a crucial period in Australian music history is documented.
With lockdown 3.0 keeping us indoors and starved of live music for the weeks ahead, what better time to dive into the life and music of a national treasure? To celebrate the release of Paul Kelly: The Man, The Music and The Life in Between, we’re giving away copies to five lucky Beat readers. All you have to do to go in the running is enter your details below.