Keith Richards: The Biography

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Da Capo Press, Jun 19, 2003 - Biography & Autobiography - 480 pages
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In 1992, Victor Bockris's celebrated biography was the first to recognize Richards's pivotal role in the Stones' legend. Now that book on rock's most incredible survivor has been expanded to accommodate ten more years of his storied life.
 

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KEITH RICHARDS: Key to the Highway

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A gushing Keith Richards fanzine and high-bias Rolling Stones history. Richards, Bockris tells us, was the son of a dour working- class father who told his son to ``stop that noise'' and a doting ... Read full review

Keith Richards: the biography

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As the most notorious member of the Rolling Stones, Richards would seem to be the perfect subject for a titillating biography. Bockris, author of The Life and Death of Andy Warhol ( LJ 9/1/89), has ... Read full review

Contents

2 Connection
25
3 Sing This All Together
37
4 Under Assistant West Coast Promo Man
61
5 Lady Jane
71
6 As Tears Go By
84
7 Satisfaction
91
8 19th Nervous Breakdown
102
9 Ruby Tuesday
112
19 Sing Me Back Home
249
20 Beast of Burden
265
21 All About You
283
22 Wanna Hold You
298
23 Start Me Up
313
24 Sleep Tonight
332
25 Make No Mistake
358
26 Slipping Away
375

10 2000 Light Years From Home
122
11 Jumpin Jack Flash
140
12 Honky Tonk Women
150
13 Get Yer YaYas Out
163
14 Dead Flowers
171
15 Happy
184
16 Angie
200
17 Coming own Again
222
18 Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Heartbreaker
233
27 Hate It When You Leave
392
Preface to 2002 Update
401
28 Through and Through
403
29 Theif in the Night
422
30 How Can I stop?
432
Source Notes
455
Source Notes for the 2002 Update Section
463
Index
464
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About the author (2003)

Victor Bockris has written about the cultural heroes of the twentieth century for over thirty years. He is the author or co-author of major biographies on Andy Warhol, Patti Smith, The Velvet Underground, and many others. He lives in New York City.

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