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The Resource Not dead yet : the memoir, Phil Collins

Not dead yet : the memoir, Phil Collins

Label
Not dead yet : the memoir
Title
Not dead yet
Title remainder
the memoir
Statement of responsibility
Phil Collins
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Phil Collins pulls no punches -- about himself, his life, or the ecstasy and heartbreak that has inspired his music. In this memoir, he tells the story of his epic career, with an auspicious debut at age 11 in a crowd shot from the Beatles' legendary film A Hard Day's Night. A drummer since almost before he could walk, Collins received on-the-job training in the seedy, thrilling bars and clubs of 1960s swinging London before finally landing the drum seat in Genesis. He would step into the spotlight on vocals after the departure of Peter Gabriel and begin to stockpile the songs that would rocket him to international fame with the release of Face Value and "In the Air Tonight." Collins recalls jamming with Eric Clapton and Robert Plant, pulling together a big band fronted by Tony Bennett, and writing the music for Disney's animated Tarzan. And of course he answers the pressing question on everyone's mind: just what does "Sussudio" mean?
Summary
The long-awaited autobiography from Phil Collins, one of the bestselling music artists of all time. This is the rollercoaster journey from his beginnings as a child actor to his domination of the charts both as a solo artist and part of Genesis
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10530294
Cataloging source
FMG
Dewey number
  • 782.42166092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.C653
LC item number
A3 2016
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the memoir
Label
Not dead yet : the memoir, Phil Collins
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Not drowning but waving -- Traveling to the beat of a different drum -- "Drummer seeks band; has own sticks" -- The ballad of All things must pass -- The genesis of Genesis -- From Blue Boar to Fox's Head -- Lamb lies down, singer flies off -- Family man, frontman -- The divorce that roared -- Ace value -- Hello, I must be busy -- Hello, I must be busy II -- Live Aid: My part in its downfall -- The great brain robbery -- But seriously, folks -- Faxgate -- Taxgate -- Big band, big apes, big love -- Goodbye to all that -- Turn it on again, turn it off again -- Straitjacket required -- Not dead yet
Control code
20822132
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
371 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101907474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn960806619
  • (OCoLC)960806619
Label
Not dead yet : the memoir, Phil Collins
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Not drowning but waving -- Traveling to the beat of a different drum -- "Drummer seeks band; has own sticks" -- The ballad of All things must pass -- The genesis of Genesis -- From Blue Boar to Fox's Head -- Lamb lies down, singer flies off -- Family man, frontman -- The divorce that roared -- Ace value -- Hello, I must be busy -- Hello, I must be busy II -- Live Aid: My part in its downfall -- The great brain robbery -- But seriously, folks -- Faxgate -- Taxgate -- Big band, big apes, big love -- Goodbye to all that -- Turn it on again, turn it off again -- Straitjacket required -- Not dead yet
Control code
20822132
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First U.S. edition.
Extent
371 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781101907474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn960806619
  • (OCoLC)960806619

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