Books & Prints. Subculture and music informs everything we do.

If you look closely enough, you will find nods to British sound and culture in all of our clothing and footwear, which is why it is so valuable and necessary for us to build a subculture and music writing library into our offering. Our quest is to broaden our taste for tomes and tunes, while at the same time discovering something new or unknown. This curated collection of culture is not defined by genre or generation- our only request is a punk attitude. We want tales of renegades and rebellion, journeys paved with irreverence and style. We want weighty coffee table books depicting teenage teddy girls, Tibetan metal heads or Japanese rockabillies.

Underground has curated a selection of books that represent aspects of British subculture and music. From the works of great photographers such as Kevin Cummins, Martin Parr and Dennis Morris, the history of grime, the writings of Simon Reynolds and Jon savage, the biographies of bowie, sex pistols, oasis and Ian Curtis or the compendium of the face magazine or the punk zine ripped and torn.

Beyond the average book section – we make moves to contact and work with the authors- get our copies signed and throw them launches. Even just to meet our heroes.

The book selection is limited to our London Store, Online Store and our global pop-up stores.

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Panicky in the UK Flag
£350.00

or 4 payments of £87.50 with Clearpay

PANICKY IN THE UK FLAG

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The Bollocks - A Photo Essay of the Sex Pistols
£42.50

or 4 payments of £10.63 with Clearpay

THE BOLLOCKS A PHOTO ESSAY OF THE SEX PISTOLS BY DENNIS MORRIS

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SO IT GOES
£50.00

or 4 payments of £12.50 with Clearpay

SO IT GOES BY KEVIN CUMMINS

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Sale! Panicky in the UK Print
£25.00 £20.00

or 4 payments of £5.00 with Clearpay

PANICKY IN THE UK LIMITED EDITION PRINT

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PUNK: THE WHOLE STORY
£20.00

or 4 payments of £5.00 with Clearpay

PUNK: THE WHOLE STORY BY DORLING KINDERSLEY

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Ziggyology
£9.99

ZIGGYOLOGY BY SIMON GODDARD

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Raw Punk Streets UK
£6.00

Raw Punk Streets UK 1979-1982 by Janette Beckman

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24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE
£8.99

24 HOUR PARTY PEOPLE BY TONY WILSON

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UNKNOWN PLEASURES
£9.99

UNKNOWN PLEASURES / INSIDE JOY DIVISION BY PETER HOOK

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BK-391 BOOK PUNK BY COLEGRAVE SULLIVAN.1
£22.00

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Punk by Stephen Colegrave & Chris Sullivan

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Crowds 1977-1981 by Syd Shelton
£6.00

Crowds 1977-1981 by Syd Shelton

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GOTHIC & LOLITA
£19.95

or 4 payments of £4.99 with Clearpay

GOTHIC & LOLITA by Katsuhiko Ishikawa, Masayuki Yoshinaga

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David Bowie: Black Book
£16.95

or 4 payments of £4.24 with Clearpay

DAVID BOWIE: BLACK BOOK BY CHRIS & MILES CHARLESWORTH

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SPIRIT OF 76
£35.00

or 4 payments of £8.75 with Clearpay

SPIRIT OF 76 BY JOHN INGHAM

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BK-397 BOOK PURE EVIL-01
£7.99

Posterzine #53 Pure Evil

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BK-395 BOOK MASH UP-01
£21.00

or 4 payments of £5.25 with Clearpay

The Mash Up: Hip-Hop Photos Remixed by Iconic Graffiti Artists

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Bowie: Style
£19.95

or 4 payments of £4.99 with Clearpay

Bowie: Style by Mark Paytress and Steve Pafford

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Amy Winehouse: A Life Through The Lens
£20.00

or 4 payments of £5.00 with Clearpay

Amy Winehouse: A Life Through The Lens by Darren & Elliott Bloom, with Matt Trollope

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SEX PISTOLS: THE END IS NEAR
£30.00

or 4 payments of £7.50 with Clearpay

SEX PISTOLS: THE END IS NEAR BY KEVIN CUMMINS

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Greenham Common Janine Wiedel
£6.00

Greenham Common Women’s Peace Camp 1983-1984 by Janine Wiedel

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Undercliffe Cemetery Bradford
£6.00

Undercliffe Cemetery Bradford 1980s-90s by Ian Beesley

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