Derek Bailey And The Story Of Free Improvisation updated and reprinted

Ben Watson's Derek Bailey biography is being reprinted. The new edition of Derek Bailey And The Story Of Free Improvisation will be updated to include a discography and a new introduction, and is out in July via Verso books.

Alongside being a former Wire contributor, Watson is also a writer of fiction writer, poet and theorist, including Frank Zappa: The Negative Dialectics of Poodle Play, among other books. His Derek Bailey biography was first printed in 2004, and includes the complete transcript from Watson's Invisible Jukebox with Bailey from The Wire 178.

More at Verso. Original listing for the 2004 edition here.

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