New novella: coming March 30th 2023

F A L L I N G A W A YDavid Banning Generation X Point Zero – Quit your Job – Tune out the Entire Human Race… Trapped inside a culture of booze, drugs and cracked aspirations, the narrator’s attempt for anonymity amidst the chaos of society begins to collapse. Scarred by the September 11thContinue reading “New novella: coming March 30th 2023”

West Cumbria Mining Chapbook details…

Out: 15th September 2022 ISBN: 978-1-8380915-4-5 Paperback: 40 pages (includes cover drawing by Iain Sharpe & x 17 b&w images) Price: £6.50 Dimensions: 140mm x 2.5mm x 216mm The politics of fuel laid bare… Follow David Banning into the fractured terrain of Whitehaven via the Fylde coast and the chalky cliffs of East Sussex asContinue reading “West Cumbria Mining Chapbook details…”

Seasons Greetings…

It’s been another hard year with many ups and downs for everyone, but I am especially proud of the two books we published, From Tarmac to Towpath: Excursions into Lockdown & Post-Nearly Press Conversation Series Editions 1-5/2014-2019, our commemorative limited edition 7″ vinyl: “L’Etranger/Amour Fou” plus all the other film and music produced throughout asContinue reading “Seasons Greetings…”

Post-Nearly Press Conversation Series book now available…


New Book details confirmed

POST-NEARLY PRESS CONVERSATION SERIES EDITIONS 1-5 / 2014-2019 OUT: NOVEMBER 25th 2021 COLOUR PAPERBACK – 262 PAGES ISBN: 9781838091538 FEATURING: Iain Sinclair, Chris Petit, Andrew Kötting, Alan Moore and Stewart Lee. All five of the Post-Nearly Press Conversation Series of books compiled together for the first time and made available in colour paperback format, withContinue reading “New Book details confirmed”

New Title confirmed (& ‘Boundary Songs’ Shortlisted for Lakeland Book Awards)

Out November 2021: Post-Nearly Press Conversation Series Editions 1-5 / 2014-2019 Colour Paperback 260 pages ISBN: 9781838091538 What you have to appreciate, as a card-carrying ‘post-nearly’ spook, one of the reforgotten with no ticket of return, is that everything that follows is a posthumous dream, spun, as politicians would have it, around ‘the direction ofContinue reading “New Title confirmed (& ‘Boundary Songs’ Shortlisted for Lakeland Book Awards)”

One Year Anniversary special edition 7″ & new title details…

One year, two books, four films, a collaborative exhibition, 11 blog posts, 582 tweets and a HUGE thank you to everyone who has supported and encouraged us to keep going! At the beginning of August 2020, Chroma Editions tentatively edged out into the long plastic hallway of publishing. To celebrate and mark the fact weContinue reading “One Year Anniversary special edition 7″ & new title details…”

Cover Image & PRE-ORDER Details

Here is a first proper look at Glasgow based Iain Sharpe’s fantastic pen and ink drawing that will soon adorn the covers of our forthcoming title, ‘From Tarmac to Towpath: Excursions into Lockdown‘. A scene no doubt familiar to many locals who regularly walk the towpath of the Lancaster Canal at Hest Bank, passing byContinue reading “Cover Image & PRE-ORDER Details”

New Film Premiere Details…

Upcoming Premiere! Watch and chat live with other viewers as this upload is shown for the very first time here and on YouTube. ‘From Tarmac to Towpath’ a short film by David Banning will premiere on Wednesday 28th April at 7.00pm. The film features a series of excursions filmed around Lancaster and Morecambe in Lancashire,Continue reading “New Film Premiere Details…”