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Our Noise: The Story of Merge Records available for pre-order

Our Noise: The Story of Merge Records available for pre-order In celebration of Merge Records' 20th anniversary, Algonquin Books will release Our Noise: The Story of Merge Records, The Indie Label that Got Big and Stayed Small on September 15, 2009.ournoise_news3In celebration of Merge Records' 20th anniversary, Algonquin Books will release Our Noise: The Story of Merge Records, The Indie Label that Got Big and Stayed Small on September 15, 2009. Author John Cook traces the growth of Merge along the bumpy roads that led to its success and importance today, through first-hand interviews with Mac, Laura, their friends, and band mates, and other key players in the formation and growth of the label. Featuring photographs from the life and times of the label and its bands, as well as concert memorabilia and record label art, Our Noise tells Merge’s story in an intimate and entertaining package.

Our Noise is available for pre-order now in the Merge store, and will be available for purchase at XX Merge. Visit the fantastic Our Noise website for more information about the book and a fun overview of 20 years of Merge Records!