Dead Gods: The 27 Club by Chris SalewiczDead Gods: The 27 Club by Chris Salewicz

Dead Gods: The 27 Club

byChris Salewicz

Paperback | July 16, 2015

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Robert Johnson. Brian Jones. Jimi Hendrix. Janis Joplin. Jim Morrison. Kurt Cobain. Amy Winehouse.

They were inspirational, controversial, talismanic and innovative. They lead lives full of myth, scandal, sex, drugs and some of the most glorious music that has ever heard. Though each of their lives were cut tragically short at the age of 27, they would all leave the world having changed it irrevocably.

Chris Salewicz tells, in intimate detail, the stories behind these compelling figures. From Robert Johnson and his legendary deal with the devil, to Jimi Hendrix appearing like a psychedelic comet on the London scene, through to Amy Winehouse's blazing talent and her savage appetite for self-destruction.
Chris Salewicz has been writing about music and pop culture for over 30 years. He was at theNMEin the late 1970s and early 1980s and has written for theSunday Times, theIndependent,theDaily Telegraph,theObserver, Conde Nast Traveller, Q, MOJOandUncutmagazines,and countless other publications worldwide. His critically acclaimed books in...
Title:Dead Gods: The 27 ClubFormat:PaperbackDimensions:480 pages, 7.88 × 5.12 × 1.25 inPublished:July 16, 2015Publisher:HodderLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1784291331

ISBN - 13:9781784291334

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A riveting read that will keep you gripped to the end-Daily Mirror