Just on the shelves is Untypical Girls: Styles and Sounds of the Transatlantic Indie Revolution by Sam Knee. Read more
If there name of the author rings a bell, it might be because you own the wonderful A Scene In Between book from 2013. That covered a specific youth scene from the 1980s, but The Bag I'm in: Underground Music and Fashion in Britain 1960-1990 by Sam Knee sounds like a far more ambitious project.
Many scenes have had books and TV documentaries about them, but the ’80s indie scene seems to have missed out. Something that A Scene In Between: Fashion and Independent Music in the UK 1983-89 by Sam Knee wants to put right.