Aussie sports journalist Steve Mascord sets himself the task of attending a game and a gig every week for 52 weeks to decide if his obsessions are worthy or worthless. The most basic aspects of life are up for review as he criss-crosses the globe, assessing the relevance of rugby league and hard rock, the foibles of modern journalism and nature of fame. Does growing up mean abandoning our dreams?
It is the 1990s and Crystal Passion and her band are on tour in America. In those days, they weren't as famous as they are now and nobody could guess how they'd be received. Would this be the tour that broke them in America? Or would America break them? Neither Crystal Passion nor her band were likely candidates to be the new Beatles or Rolling Stones of a fresh British Invasion.
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There is a Zen to being a great Disc Jockey. Learn how interpret the subtle nuances of any crowd. How to get them up to dance and then, Dance them to death! What are the essentials you need to have a career as a Dance Music Disc Jockey.? 40 year career veteran answers the questions of becoming a DJ.
Recollections from a selection of concerts the author went to in the UK during the 1980s and 90s. Ranging from big names like Queen and ZZ Top to less well known bands such as Stump and Urge Overkill, the book describes events that made the gigs memorable such as a fire alarm going off during a gig, a guitarist performing an encore naked and a singer pushing a drunken fan off the stage.
Three cousin form a rock rock band. David develops into a lead guitarist with flair.
Clifford sees himself as a rocker with attitude determined to live the rock and roll dream. Dale develops his people skills; he is is the one who holds the band together when it seems musical conflicts will drive them apart.