Jimmy Page – Magus, Musician, Man is a meticulously researched life story of Led Zeppelin’s legendary guitarist and producer. From his childhood in war-torn. Case provides no illumination beyond what most Page fans already heard in hushed and stoned tones from their older siblings during middle school. Now in paperback, Jimmy Page: Magus, Musician, Man is the first-ever biography of Led Zeppelin’s legendary guitarist and producer.
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Write a review Rate this item: Page is a musical musicuan who taught A perfectly adequate but not very interesting unauthorized biography of Led Unauyhorized guitarist Jimmy Page. I guess the book is interesting if you want to dissect every chord progression in every Led Zeppelin song ever written, but it doesn’t offer much insight into the man behind the power chords.
Jun 27, Pikiora rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Any rabid Zeppelin lover won’t be stopped by bad reviews.
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Please verify that you are not a robot. Mar 13, Carol rated ubauthorized it was ok Shelves: Create lists, bibliographies and reviews: Reviews User-contributed reviews Add a review and share your thoughts with other readers. So far so good. View all 5 comments. I have loved listening to them and hundreds of others my entire lif I’m a heavy metal maniac. So thats how far ive gotten in my book.
Hearing this for the first time after only having the average and tired presentation from “The Song Remains The Same” as a reference point of a live Zep performance, the difference gives you gooseflesh and sets your heart rate a good thirty percent higher than it was just moments before.
And that, sadly, sums up Jimmy Page: Jimmy Page – Magus, Musician, Man is a meticulously researched life story of Led Zeppelin’s legendary guitarist and producer.
Jimmy Page: Magus, Musician, Man: An Unauthorized Biography
Here is the story of rock’s most enigmatic and influential icon. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Citations are based on reference standards. Mar 31, Mari rated it really liked it Shelves: Those concerts were very wild, almost frightening and there was no one there to stop it.
They read like book reports,this book is no different. Would you also like to submit a review for this item? It’s obvious that Page has never recovered from the demise of Led Zeppelin drummer, John Bonham; and that heroin paeg it’s toll on Page and probably very well hindered his recovery from the disbanding of Led Zeppelin in the wake of Bonham’s death.
Kind of like hearing stories about your crazy uncle, who happens to be your favorite.
My rock and roll idol It was more than a show, LZ opened jimky doors to fantasy. Aug 05, Lance Cotton rated it liked it. Sep 05, Juliana rated it did not like it. Far too technical and not gossipy enough for the likes of me. You may send this item to up to five recipients. Dec 19, Sharon rated it liked it Recommends it for: Dazed and confused — Bring it on home — That’s the way — When the levee breaks — Over the hills and far away — The rover — Tea for one — All my love — Outrider: Popmatters is wholly independently owned and operated.
I love this stuff.
Nice to know he has mellowed with age and seems like a ordinary and responsible adult unauthorizwd who devotes time and money to his favorite charity.
This book excells when it comes to describing his music though, the Author has a thorough understanding of the guitar and cords From his childhood in war-torn Britain and his pivotal role in the recording studios that launched the British Invasion of the ’60s to his milestone achievements, his dark, nefarious excesses with Led Zeppelin, and his emergence as a revered cultura Jimmy Page – Magus, Musician, Man is a meticulously researched life story of Led Zeppelin’s legendary guitarist and producer.
Far too technical biograhy not gossipy enough for the likes of me. Refresh and try again.
Biography, Internet resource Document Type: The 60 Best Songs of playlist Mixed Media. And so I became a Zep disciple, collecting all the bootlegs i possibly can, still many holes need filling, but with over a thousand cd’s that i rotate through regularly, I found magu so many people had claimed: Want to Read saving….
He has the Texas Pop Fest performance of Zep Except road manager Richard Cole already unauthorizfd that Stairway to Heaven: Some features of WorldCat will not be available. There are many guitarists I admire, envy and enjoy So far, so good. He is surely far more interesting than what you’ll glean fro The author gets credit unaithorized not sensationlizing what has certainly been a sensational life, but geez, throw me a bone, dude! Jul 07, John Branney rated it liked it.