Publisher: Music Mentor Books (July 22, 2008)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 7.7 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
Born to shell-shocked mom and dad in shell-shocked London presently after the top of global warfare II, Paul 'Sailor' Vernon got here into his personal through the Nineteen Sixties whilst spotty teenage herberts with undesirable haircuts begun researching The Blues. For the Sailor it turned a lifelong obsession that led him first to list amassing and stalking unsuspecting traveling bluesmen, after which right into a whirlwind of task as a unprecedented list hunter, list broker, journal proprietor/editor, video bootlegger and checklist corporation director earlier than a number of own and enterprise setbacks ultimately ushered him into looking a extra solid type of lifestyles. the various twists and turns within the author's roller-coaster event of a lifestyles are all vividly charted during this hilarious illustrated autobiography. GASP as you learn how he road-tripped his manner in the course of the Deep South armed basically with a Rand McNally map, a Swiss military knife and an emergency jar of Marmite! wonder as you soak up in-depth descriptions of mythical performances through long-departed giants of the Blues! CHOKE in your espresso as one rotten gag after one other blindsides you! REND YOUR clothing as you realize simply what percentage unique Blues 78's went via his sweaty arms! SHOUT "BLIMEY!" inside earshot of stunned aged kinfolk as you keep on with the rags-to-riches story of his striking existence! it is all the following during this special existence historical past that might depart you achieving for an teeth bucket and a clean bottle of disinfectant!