Biographies Of Rock Musicians

Download Blondie: Parallel Lives by Dick Porter,Kris Needs PDF

By Dick Porter,Kris Needs

Parallel Lives is the definitive biography of Blondie, the long-lasting long island band led through singer Debbie Harry and guitarist Chris Stein. essentially the most iconic teams in their new release, Blondie skilled an exceptional upward thrust to international superstardom throughout the overdue Nineteen Seventies, topping charts and breaking moulds.

This Omnibus Enhanced version contains a electronic Timeline of Blondie's occupation jam-packed with audio, video and pictures of journey nights, memorabilia, tune video clips and interviews. also, in the course of the ebook are hyperlinks to curated playlists permitting you to listen to Blondie's best gemstones, their early affects and more.

Beginning with their childhoods, backgrounds and impacts, Parallel Lives charts the improvement of Blondie in the direction of their international good fortune and fractured break-up; by means of their 1997 reformation, severe renaissance and debatable induction into the Rock n’ Roll corridor of Fame.

Drawing upon huge and revealing interviews with Debbie Harry, Chris Stein and different major avid gamers, the Omnibus Enhanced Blondie: Parallel Lives is the definitive, eye-witness account of the group’s lengthy and tumultuous lifestyles. Co-author Kris wishes had validated a friendship with Harry, Stein and the remainder of the band that endures to at the present time. Now, as a relied on confidante, he eventually finds the entire story.

Show description

Read or Download Blondie: Parallel Lives PDF

Best biographies of rock musicians books

Quincy Jones: A Research and Information Guide (Routledge Music Bibliographies)

Quincy Jones: A examine and knowledge consultant is an annotated bibliography and discography on the most prolific composers, arrangers, and conductors in American song. This reference paintings will attract wide selection of musicologists, ethnomusicologists and cultural experiences scholars.

Stick It!: My Life of Sex, Drums, and Rock 'n' Roll

Carmine Appice has loved a jaw-dropping rock-and-roll life—and now he's telling his scarcely plausible tale. Appice ran with teenage gangs in Brooklyn ahead of changing into an international rock superstar in the summertime of affection, controlled by means of the Mob. He hung with Hendrix, unwittingly paid for an unknown Led Zeppelin to aid him on travel, taught John Bonham to play drums (and helped Fred Astaire too), and participated in Zeppelin's notorious deflowering of a groupie with a dirt shark.

Frank Zappa FAQ: All That's Left to Know About the Father of Invention

(FAQ). during this quantity, writer John Corcelli unearths Zappa's roots as a musician, from his various impacts to his own existence. We additionally examine extra approximately his former band contributors and the large musical legacy inherited through his son, Dweezil. The ebook includes a juried exam of Zappa's recordings and his movies.

Who on the Who: Interviews and Encounters (Musicians in Their Own Words)

The Who have been a mass of contradictions. They introduced mind to rock yet have been the darlings of punks. They have been the imperative studio act but have been additionally the best stay charm on the earth. They completely meshed on level and displayed an entire loss of own chemistry offstage. in addition to nice concerts and ultimate audio studies, the Who supplied nice reproduction.

Extra info for Blondie: Parallel Lives

Example text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.63 of 5 – based on 7 votes