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Title:
Clapton : edge of darkness
Author:
Sandford, Christopher, 1956-
Edition:
Updated edition, first Da Capo Press edition.
Publication Information:
New York : Da Capo Press, 1999.
Physical Description:
328 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
Personal Subject:
ISBN:
9780306808975
Format :
Book

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Status
Central Library ML419.C58 S26 1999 Adult Non-Fiction Non-Fiction Area
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Summary

Summary

This updated edition of Clapton (based on exclusive sources, including interviews with former band members) discusses his recent albums From the Cradle, Retail Therapy, and Pilgrim; his erratic love life; and his 1998 American tour. From his pioneering work with the Yardbirds and John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, through his superstardom in Cream, to his Grammy-winning solo career, here is blues and rock icon Eric Clapton in all his personal and musical complexity.


Author Notes

Christopher Sandford, the biographer of Mick Jagger, Kurt Cobain, and Sting, is also the author of Bowie: Loving the Alien and Clapton: Edge of Darkness . He has reviewed and written about rock music for more than twenty years, for the Times of London and other publications, and his books have been published in more than a dozen countries.


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