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Jerry Lee Lewis to Release New Album and Autobiography This Fall

The rock and roll pioneer says his new memoir will set the record straight on his life and music. “All these other books have come out, and there wasn’t no truth in any of them.”

06/25/2014

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Red Hot Chili Peppers’ Flea to Pen Memoir

The self-written memoir will detail the bassist’s move from a “normal” upbringing in the suburbs of New York to Los Angeles, where he lived a bohemian life with his jazz musician stepfather and formed the Red Hot Chili Peppers.

04/02/2014

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Johnny Marr Planning Memoir, Playing Santa Barbara With New Order

Legendary Smiths guitarist and winner of NME’s Godlike Genius Award, Johnny Marr has been appeasing the press circus with interviews about everything from being a teenage boy to Morrissey’s provocative life choices to his new […]

04/16/2013

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John Fogerty Penning Memoir

“I want to tell the story of how I fought — hard — to maintain my artistic integrity in the face of opposing forces,” Fogerty said.

11/13/2012

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Bobby Keys Remembers The Band’s Levon Helm [VIDEO]

It turns out Levon Helm, the singer and drummer of The Band, turned him on to blues harmonica players, which proved to be an important influence on Bobby Keys’ sax playing. Watch as Keys discusses Helm’s personal significance.

07/30/2012

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Elton John Regrets Taking Drugs

In a recent interview to discuss his new memoir, Elton John opened up about wasting much of his life on drugs, specifically his past cocaine and alcohol addictions.

07/19/2012

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The Who’s Pete Townshend Reveals Memoir Details, Release Date

The Who’s Pete Townshend has been writing an autobiography since the mid 1990s, and after a number of delays, the book finally has a new title and a release date. Townshend’s long-awaited memoir traded its […]

05/24/2012

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New Releases: Cover Albums From Eagles’ Glenn Frey, Dee Snider, Iggy Pop

Let’s take a look at this week’s albums, reissues and more from classic artists making musical waves yet again. Spotlight Release of the Week: Fans may identify him as the Eagles’ guitarist/vocalist, but Glenn Frey […]

05/10/2012

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