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Simple dreams : a musical memoir

Author: Linda Ronstadt
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First Simon & Schuster hardcover editionView all editions and formats
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In this memoir, iconic singer Linda Ronstadt weaves together a captivating story of her origins in Tucson, Arizona, and her rise to stardom in the Southern California music scene of the 1960s and '70s.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Autobiography
Named Person: Linda Ronstadt; Linda Ronstadt
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Ronstadt
ISBN: 9781451668728 1451668724
OCLC Number: 829743967
Description: x, 242 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Contents: Tucson --
Hart Street --
Going solo --
California country rock --
The Eagles --
Beachwood Drive --
Neil Young tour --
Emmylou --
Peter Asher --
Heart like a wheel --
Malibu --
Getting restless --
Meeting Joe Papp --
The pirates of Penzance --
Jerry Wexler and the Great American Songbook --
Nelson Riddle --
Sueños --
Canciones de mi padre --
Cry like a rainstorm --
Living the dream.
Responsibility: Linda Ronstadt.

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Linda Ronstadt's charming memoir about her education as a singer, from humble origins in rural Arizona to performing at Madison Square Garden.  Read more...

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"Engaging and interesting... entirely winning." -- Jonathan Yardley Washington Post "True to her subtitle, Ms. Ronstadt delivers a life story stitched to the sails of her eclectic musical voyaging... Read more...

 
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