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To live is to die : the life and death of Metallica's Cliff Burton

Author: Joel McIver; Kirk Hammett
Publisher: London : Jawbone Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Presents a biography of Metallica bassist Cliff Burton, covering his background, talent, and influence on the band's early creativity, direction, and sound before his untimely death in a bus accident in Sweden in 1986.
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Genre/Form: Biographie
Biography
Named Person: Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton; Cliff Burton
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joel McIver; Kirk Hammett
ISBN: 9781906002244 190600224X
OCLC Number: 290435379
Notes: "A genuine Jawbone metal jacket"--Title page verso.
Description: 272 pages : illustrations (some color), map ; 22 cm
Contents: Foreword / by Kirk Hammett --
Picture section --
Locations --
Introduction --
1962 to 1979 --
1980 to 1982 --
January to March 1983 --
April to July 1983 --
Kill'em all --
August 1983 to July 1984 --
Ride the lightning --
January to December 1985 --
January to March 1986 --
Master of puppets --
April to September 1986 --
September 27 1986 --
The aftermath --
Metallica 1986-2009 --
Cliff's legacy --
In others' words --
Who's who --
Musical terms.
Other Titles: Life and death of Metallica's Cliff Burton
Responsibility: Joel McIver ; foreword by Kirk Hammett.

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Cliff Burton's (bass player of Metallica) life was short but influential; his death was sudden and shocking. At the age of just 24, he was killed when Metallica's tour bus overturned on a remote  Read more...

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