CHRIS GLEN: THE BASS BUSINESS

My 16th book, Chris Glen: The Bass Business, is the memoir of one of the biggest rock stars to come out of Scotland. Chris is best known for his work with the Sensational Alex Harvey Band, Michael Schenker Group, Ian Gillan and John Martyn – but there's much more to him than that.

MARTIN KIELTY

Hello! I’m a full-time writer in Glasgow, Scotland. I write fiction and non-fiction books, newspaper and magazine articles, TV, theatre and radio pieces… plus almost anything else I’m offered the opportunity to get involved in. And I still find time for a pint.

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Most of my books can be found via my Lulu store. Some are also available on Amazon and via bookshops - see the portfolio above for details on specific titles.

My Blog

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Me in the media

Highlights of my work, including writing, television, radio, music and theatre output… May 16: STV2 Live at Five magazine show – an island in the middle of nowhere, ruined by pollution… the correct pronunciation of Mount Everest… rescuing bananas… and a granny’s accidental 300-mile detour. May 15: Andrew Lloyd Webber confirms the next Kielty Brothers […]

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An apology!

The response to Chris Glen: The Bass Business has been incredible. Humbling. Shocking, even. When we decided to offer the limited-edition hardback, and signed, dedicated pre-orders, there was no way we could have expected so many people signing up. These things take time to process. We’d allowed for a certain amount of time between Chris’ […]

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When Chris Glen met Alex Harvey

Here’s a small taster from my latest book, Chris Glen: The Bass Business. It’s published on April 14, 2017 via Noisewave, and it’s available as a signed, dedicated pre-order in paperback and hardback formats now. (Ebook to follow.) The book will be launched at a party night in Glasgow’s Hard Rock Cafe on April 7 […]

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Pre-order Chris Glen: The Bass Business now

CHRIS GLEN: THE BASS BUSINESS will be published on April 14, 2017 via Noisewave, featuring a foreword by Eric Singer of Kiss and introductions by Bill Spooner (The Tubes), Rick Neilsen (Cheap Trick), John Corabi (Dead Daisies), Michael Schenker, Gary Barden, Robin McAulay (Michael Schenker Group), Alex Marco Harvey and Mark Radcliffe. Read an excerpt […]

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