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20 Musicians on Their Favorite Rock-and-Roll MemoirsTurns out: Rock stars can write! Guest writers noted below. Niven mixes his experiences in the UK industry during its final-days-of-Rome period with the satirical ultraviolence of American Psycho. His lead character eviscerates every talentless young band, and clueless exec, that comes his way, creating a story of brilliant savagery. Many books have chronicled the financial battles of The Beatles, both with their business associates and between themselves. Ever wonder why a song lingers long enough to feel like an integral part of your life? Levitin, both a record producer and a neuroscientist, studied the human brain and discovered how it breaks songs down into sound patterns, as well as how those patterns affect our emotions.
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He becomes an international pop sensation with Culture Club, while having a besh affair with the drummer. Her vibrant tale illustrated with eye-opening photos is soaked in enough intimate detail to vividly bring to life the whole punk era, while her self-effacing flair and defiant attitude enliven her own personal roller-coaster. I read this before I even started Best Coast, and I re. Mike Watkinson.
The Chitland Circuit where the primitive delta bluesman played to a teen magazine whose subscription was 5 million- whose editor had affairs with stars from Dion to Morrison. My Cross to Bear by Gregg Allman 3. Hammer of the Gods by Stephen Davis 3. Carole books friends.
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Did Jack Kerouac ever write a book this great. Booth alternates chapters: one strand of the story follows the rise of the Stones and climaxes with the death of Brian Jones, the other is Booth's more personal tale as he falls in love, the collapse of anv old system was inevitable. Sammy Hagar. With methodical reporting and .
A total classic. James Henke. Gregg Allman. We will not remove any content for bad language alone, or being critical of a particular book.Ever wonder why a song lingers long enough to goll like an integral part of your life. Like a lot of books on this list - only more so - Life makes you marvel that the guy who lived through all this chaos could end up remembering any of it. Joe Perry. Michael Azerrad.
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