Image de l'éditeur

Backstage Passes and Backstabbing Bastards: Memoirs of a Rock 'N' Roll Survivor.

Al Kooper.

317 avis par Goodreads
ISBN 10: 0823082571 / ISBN 13: 9780823082575
Edité par Watson-Guptill: Billboard, New York, NY, 1998
Couverture souple
Vendeur Black Cat Hill Books (Oregon City, OR, Etats-Unis)

Vendeur AbeBooks depuis 17 septembre 2012

Quantité : 1

Acheter D'occasion
Prix: EUR 48,60 Autre devise
Livraison : EUR 3,46 Vers Etats-Unis Destinations, frais et délais
Ajouter au panier

A propos de cet article

First Ed thus; First Printing indicated. Very Good in Wraps: shows indications of careful use: moderate spine lean; light wear to extremities; mild rubbing and a couple of small scratches at the upper front panel; binding secure; text clean. No longer 'As New', but remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder, Book-Club, or Ex-Library. 8vo. 312pp. Trade Paperback. I must have read this book 4 or 5 times now and it's gotten to the point where I just leave it lying around the house, occasionally opening it to any page and reading from that point on. It's a cleverly written, hysterically funny account of Al's music biz shenanigans covering his entire career, a good 40 years. The bulk of the book deals with the first 15 years, up to 1972. Not just one story, more like several anecdotes strung together about name after familiar music artist name and what brought him together with these people, who ultimately come off as not too different from you or me from a human standpoint. The portions discussing crashing the fateful Bob Dylan session where they recorded "Like a Rolling Stone" is worth the price of the book alone. This is hands down my favorite rock and roll based book, regardless of writer or particular subject. It helps if you don't mind "hippie lingo" (and that's a pretty loose term; I didn't consider the lingo unusual until someone else picked up the book after me and mentioned it), but safe to say if you're a rock musician, you'll probably love it. I imagine anyone playing in a Boston band probably would love it. If you enjoy Rock music, I'm sure you'll get a kick out of it. Heck, if you enjoy reading or people or both, You won't be able to put this book down. N° de réf. du libraire 41029

Poser une question au libraire

Détails bibliographiques

Titre : Backstage Passes and Backstabbing Bastards: ...

Éditeur : Watson-Guptill: Billboard, New York, NY

Date d'édition : 1998

Reliure : Paperback

Edition : First Ed thus; First Printing indicated.

A propos de ce titre

Synopsis :

Frank, funny, and illuminating reminiscences about the life and lively adventures of the legendary Al Kooper, and many other of rock 'n' roll's greatest stars, fill these tell-all pages. Kooper continues to produce music and tour with his band. 60 illustrations.

Les informations fournies dans la section « A propos du livre » peuvent faire référence à une autre édition de ce titre.

Description de la librairie

We are an on-line business with on on-site access to the public.

Visitez la page d?accueil du vendeur

Conditions de vente :

We guarantee the condition of every book as it's described
on the web sites. If you're dissatisfied with your
purchase (Incorrect Book/Not as Described/Damaged) or if the
order hasn't arrived, you're eligible for a refund within 30
days of the estimated delivery date. If you've changed your
mind about a book that you've ordered, please use the Ask
bookseller a question link to contact us and we'll respond
within 2 business days.
Black Cat Hill Books is a sole proprietorship, Jes...

Pour plus d'information
Conditions de livraison :

Orders ship within 2 business days. Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is significantly heavy or over-sized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

Afficher le catalogue du vendeur

Modes de paiement
acceptés par le vendeur

Visa Mastercard American Express Carte Bleue

Chèque Mandat postal PayPal