Jimi Hendrix: The True Story of Jimi Hendrix (Google eBook)

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Harper Collins, Oct 13, 2009 - Biography & Autobiography - 368 pages
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The genius we never understood. . . . The man we never knew. . . . The truth we never heard. . . . The music we never forgot. . . . A revealing portrait of a legend by a close and trusted friend.

  

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Review: Jimi Hendrix: The Man, the Magic, the Truth

User Review  - Josh - Goodreads

What a tragic and sad story this was. As a person that grew up loving Jimi for his music, I got to step inside the world of him as person delivered elegantly by Sharon Lawrence. Jimi was a once in a ... Read full review

Review: Jimi Hendrix: The Man, the Magic, the Truth

User Review  - Srikrishna - Goodreads

best book i ve read on the man who changed the way guitar was played. Who is till date an Idol to a lot of them. This book shows his otherside- A spectacular human being Read full review

Contents

ONE JohnnyJimmy
3
FIVE Thrilling Times 47 SIX The Best Year of My Life 69 SEVEN Experienced 91 EIGHT All Along the Watchtower 119 NINE The Trial
159
TEN Drifting 175 ELEVEN Purple Haze
189
TWELVE Inside the Danger Zone
207
INTRODUCTION
229
The New Regime 231 FOURTEEN 19901999 A Series of Showdowns 247 FIFTEEN 20002004 Wealth Power
271
THE TRUE LEGACY
321
ACKNOWLEDGMENTS
337
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About the author (2009)

Sharon Lawrence started her career as a reporter for the United Press International's Los Angeles bureau. Her specialty was the entertainment beat, including film and pop music. After more than five years with UPI, she became a management, marketing, and PR consultant for such clients as MCA, Columbia, Apple, and Rocket Record Company, as well as for major movie studios. She has worked with numerous artists including Elton John, David Bowie, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Tim Rice, and Lynyrd Skynyrd. Lawrence is the author of So You Want to Be a Rock and Roll Star and Old Carmel in Rare Photographs. She lives in Los Angeles.

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