Caught by the River

Competition Results

19th September 2016

Here are the results of our last couple of competitions:


First up, we had five copies of Ben Myers’ new novel Turning Blue, out now via Moth, to give away. Watch the accompanying short film here.

We asked: ‘Turn Blue’ is a song by which artist?

And the answer is: Iggy Pop. The winners are Jonny Carr, Anil Varsani, Richard Meyrick, Beki Pope and Douglass. Your prizes will be with you very soon.

Next up, we had five copies of Will Carruthers’ Playing the Bass with 3 Left Hands, newly released by Faber, to give away.

We asked: After the immediate break up of Spacemen 3 the two founder members – Jason Spaceman and Sonic Boom – went on to do individual projects. What did they name those bands?

And the answers are: Spectrum and Spiritualized. The winners are Chris Leech, Matt Lowry, Dave Bedford, David Edwards and Catherine Booth. Your books are on their way.

Will’s tour dates are as follows:

20/9 – Hastings – Wow & Flutter w/ Michael Smith
21/9 – London – Rough Trade East w/ Andrew Weatherall
22/9 – Bristol – Rise Music w/ Gareth James (Clash)
23/9 – Liverpool – Psych Fest
24/9 – Liverpool – Psych Fest
25/9 – Nottingham – Rough Trade
26/9 – TBC
27/9 – Glasgow – Poetry Club w/ Stuart Braithwaite

Thanks, as usual, for all the competition entries. To be in with a chance of winning our next prize, make sure you’re signed up to the mailing list on the front page of the site.