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The Kinks

Author: Jon Savage
Publisher: London ; Boston : Faber and Faber, 1984.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Drawing on extensive interviews with the band and the people closest to them over a twenty-year period, this authorized biography gives a definitive insight into the Kinks and their music. Here, for the first time, is the full story behind some of the most timeless pop songs ever written and the group that created them"--Publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jon Savage
ISBN: 0571134076 9780571134076 0571133797 9780571133796
OCLC Number: 11599443
Description: 176 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 27 cm
Contents: Muswell hillbillies --
Money-go-round --
The search for the sound of '64 --
Top of the pops --
Set me free --
Good times? --
Too much on my mind --
Bad days --
Shangri-La --
Unreal reality --
Soap operas --
Rock 'n' roll fantasy --
State of confusion --
Better things ...?
Responsibility: the official biography by Jon Savage.

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"Drawing on extensive interviews with the band and the people closest to them over a twenty-year period, this authorized biography gives a definitive insight into the Kinks and their music. Here, for the first time, is the full story behind some of the most timeless pop songs ever written and the group that created them"--Publisher description.

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