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❮KINDLE❯ ➛ Cant Stand Up For Falling Down ❥ Author Allan Jones – Weplayit.co Allan Jones launched Uncut magazine in 1997 and for 15 years wrote a popular monthly column called Stop Me If You've Heard This One Before based on his experiences as a music journalist in the 70s andAllan Jones launched Uncut magazine in 1997 and for 15 years wrote a popular monthly column called Stop Me If You've Heard This One Before based on his experiences as a music journalist in the 70s and 80s a gilded time for the music press By turns hilarious cautionary poignant and powerful the Stop Mestories collected here include encounters with some.

Of rock's most iconic stars including David Bowie Lou Reed Leonard Cohen Van Morrison Neil Young Elvis Costello The Sex Pistols The Clash The Smiths REM and Pearl Jam From backstage brawls and drug blow outs to riots superstar punch ups hotel room confessionals and tour bus lunacy these are stories from the madness of a music scene now long gone Allan.

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cant book stand book falling mobile down kindle Cant Stand download Up For epub Stand Up For download Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleOf rock's most iconic stars including David Bowie Lou Reed Leonard Cohen Van Morrison Neil Young Elvis Costello The Sex Pistols The Clash The Smiths REM and Pearl Jam From backstage brawls and drug blow outs to riots superstar punch ups hotel room confessionals and tour bus lunacy these are stories from the madness of a music scene now long gone Allan.

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  1. Nigeyb Nigeyb says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleThe subtitle Rock'n'Roll War Stories is very apt This is a succession of despatches from rock n roll's frontline written by Allan Jones I've read a lot of music memoirs and this is right up there with the very best I loved every page Allan worked for Melody Maker during the 1970s and 1980s the golden age of record company largess and excess when labels routinely flew journalists hither and thither and when the UK could support four large circulation music papers How Allan Jones survived is a miracle The 70s and 80s were years of excess but his colossal intake of drugs and alcohol really is something to behold And he needed it too Having been on the receiving end of verbal and physical abuse at the hands and tongues of the likes of Lou Reed Tony Iommi and Van Morrison Thankfully Allan did survive and so we have these incredible stories to enjoy Backstage brawls drug blow outs riots superstar punch ups h


  2. Offbalance Offbalance says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleSo let's say you end up down the pub with a delightful if random chap He's FULL of stories and for the sake of this story let's say he keeps buying rounds He has amazing tales to tell about people you definitely know in music and some you really don't know but the tales about them are amusing enough particularly one about a hungry horse Some of them are sad too especially one about Eddie Vedder grappling with the death of Kurt Cobain But mostly it's a riotous collection of one man's meticulous destruction of his liver as he builds his music journalism career If that's your cup of tea this is certainly worth checking out


  3. Andy Andy says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Kindlecollection of stories of Melody Maker journalist during the late 70's and a little in early 80'ssome interesting perspectives and almost interviews with famous musicians Bowie Joe Strummer Lou Reed Neil Young Elvis Costellodid get repetitive for mebasically treated with contempt disdain and occasional animosity by the artistslots and lots and lots of drinking and touring and junkets and drinking and drugs and drinking


  4. BMK BMK says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleLots of great stories and interesting vignettes with various musos Makes me nostalgic for when I used to buy music magazines


  5. Joe O& Joe O& says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleNormally I would be wary of books where aging rock hacks reheat their old rock ‘n’ roll war stories They have a tendency to topple into self congratulatory “music was better in my day” or “they don’t make stars like they used to” style reminiscences leaving the reader feeling like a spectre at a party that has long since ended Fortunately “Can’t stand up for falling down” veteran music journo Allan Jones’s anthology of rock interviews and anecdotes avoids such rose tinted nostalgiaWhat ensures “Can’t stand up ” evades any Mojo magazine type hagiography is that Jones must be one of the least star struck peopl


  6. Lisa Bentley Lisa Bentley says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleThere haven’t been many careers that I have wanted musical theatre performer rock star author Those have mainly been the prevailing ones over my 36 years In all honesty though all I have ever really wanted to do is have a job that lets me stand at the side of the stage of rock and roll history watching my rock star heroes perform Basically I want Allan Jones’s lifeIn his book Can’t Stand Up for Falling Down I got to sample what this life wa


  7. Mr Mark Francome Mr Mark Francome says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleExcellent collection of anecdotes and top notch I was there stories Although Jones charges through a seemingly rando


  8. Per-Olof Per-Olof says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleI used to enjoy Allan's articles and reviews 40 years ago so I bought this book It has over 70 articles based on meetings with different artists during a 20 year period between 1974 1994 There's some good stories hidden away in there but most of the time it's all about Allan and some artist getting drunk andor high and it tends to get a bit boring awhile Pehaps it would have been a good idea if he had included his most vicious reviews from Melody Maker?


  9. Stevo B Stevo B says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleBasically this is just for those who were teenagers in the 70s and early 80s Full of anecdotes about Bowie Hawkwind Ozzy Leonard Cohen Lou Reed and Neil Young Recommended by a friend who said it made him laugh out loud It didn’t for me but the stories about Angie Bowie taking to the stage or irritable Lou Reed raised a smile Interesting enough but the tales of drunkenness or drugged up partying gets a little tired after a while Alright for a jokey intermission now and again


  10. Airlia Airlia says:

    PDF/EPUB weplayit.co ç Cant Stand Up For Falling Down Epub ☆ Cant Stand cant book, stand book, falling mobile, down kindle, Cant Stand download, Up For epub, Stand Up For download, Cant Stand Up For Falling Down KindleHad me laughing out loud We get a real sense of some characters; particularly funny are those pompous types he can skewer in tiny vignettes just by way of describing what they do And counterbalances that humour with some poignant observation too


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