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Backstage passes & backstabbing bastards : memoirs of a rock 'n' roll survivor

Author: Al Kooper
Publisher: New York : Backbeat Books, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : Updated edView all editions and formats
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Al Kooper began his professional career in 1958 at the age of fourteen. Kooper's quirky keyboard style was a seminal force in popularizing the Hammond B3 organ as a major voice in rock music. A plethora of famous artists have benefited from having Kooper perform on their albums and singles. Kooper's insightful and amusing autobiography, puts you in the passenger seat as you cruise the entire history of rock 'n roll  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Al Kooper; Al Kooper
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Al Kooper
ISBN: 9780879309220 0879309229
OCLC Number: 177016375
Notes: Previous ed., Billboard Books, 1998. This ed. includes a new chapter covering 1998-2007, with updated discography.
Description: 327 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Backstage passes and backstabbing bastards
Responsibility: Al Kooper.

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A rock memoir covering the author's life from would'be teenage rocker, to recording session and playing the organ on Highway 61, to forming Blood, Sweat and Tears, and masterminding the Super  Read more...

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