Classic Rock Stories: The Stories Behind the Greatest Songs of All Time

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Macmillan, Jul 15, 1998 - Music - 212 pages
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The first time on the open road with Dad's beat-up clunker and a brand-new driver's lecense. That first kiss. Practicing Steve Tyler moves in the garage. Lazy summer days with nothing to do but hang out with a group of friends and the radio. Classic Rock. In Classic Rock Stories, classic rockers reveal the sometimes painful, sometimes accidental, and often hilarious process of creating the songs that you can still sing aloud. In their own words, rockers like Pete Townshend, John Lennon, Stevie Nicks, Elton John, and Keith Richards tell about the drugs, the pain, the love gone bad, and the accidents that resulted in the hits.


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About the author (1998)

Tim Morse is a native of Sacramento, California. He has a strong creative drive, dividing his time between writing, painting, composing and performing music.

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