Are We Still Rolling?: Studios, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll - by Phill Brown PDF

By Phill Brown

(Book). From the author's first glimpse of a paranormal recording studio within the mid-1960s up via a hectic profession that keeps to the current day, this rollicking tale can in simple terms learn by way of those who werethere. because the younger tape operator on classes for the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, and Joe Cocker on the famed Olympic Sound Studios in London, Phill discovered the ropes from skilled engineers and manufacturers akin to Glyn Johns and Eddie Kramer. Phill quickly labored his manner up engineering classes for Mott the Hoople, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Bob Marley and plenty of different lendary rockers. He ultimately grew to become a contract engineer/producer and labored with Roxy tune, move West, speak speak, and Robert Plant. yet greater than a recollection of partaking in probably the most precious song of the previous forty years, it is a man's trip via lifestyles as Phill struggles to stability his domestic and family members with a role the place drug abuse, chaos, rampant egos, greed, lies and the more and more invasive checklist enterprise take their toll. it is also a cautionary story, the place lengthy workdays and what as soon as looked like innocuous indulgences develop into health and wellbeing hazards, but finally supply a time to mirror again on.

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