Biographies Of Rock Musicians

Download e-book for kindle: Bad Moon Rising: The Unauthorized History of Creedence by Hank Bordowitz

By Hank Bordowitz

Rightly referred to as the saddest tale in rock 'n' roll background, this Creedence biography—newly updated with tales from band participants, manufacturers, company affiliates, shut associates, and families—recounts the tragic and successful story of 1 of America’s such a lot liked bands. Hailed because the nice American rock band from 1968 to 1971, Creedence Clearwater Revival captured the imaginations of a iteration with vintage hits like “Proud Mary,” “Down at the Corner,” “Green River,” “Born at the Bayou,” and “Who’ll cease the Rain.” Mounting tensions between bandmates over brilliant guitarist and lead vocalist John Fogerty’s artistic keep watch over ended in the band's dying. Tracing the lives of 4 musicians who redefined an American roots-rock sound with unequaled ardour and gear, this song biography exposes the sour finish and deserted expertise of a band left crippled by way of debt and dissension.

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