Bob Stanley (musician)

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Bob Stanley (born Robert Andrew Shukman; 25 December 1964) is a British musician, journalist, author, and film producer. He is a member of the indie pop group Saint Etienne and has had a parallel career as a music journalist, writing for NME, Melody Maker, Mojo, The Guardian and The Times, as well as writing three books on music and football. He also has a career as a DJ and as a producer of record labels, and has collaborated on a series of films about London. His second publication, Yeah! Yeah! Yeah!: The Story of Modern Pop, was published by Faber & Faber in 2013. His third publication Let's Do It: The Birth of Pop Music: A History was published by Pegasus in 2022.

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Bob Stanley
Stanley in 2009
Stanley in 2009
Background information
Birth nameRobert Andrew Shukman
Born (1964-12-25) 25 December 1964 (age 58)
OriginHorsham, Sussex, England
GenresSynthpop, alternative dance, trip hop, indie pop
Occupation(s)Musician, songwriter, journalist, DJ
Instrument(s)Keyboards, programming, guitar
Years active1990–present
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WebsiteBob Stanley website