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'Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky: 50 Moments That Changed Music

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From the moment that Ike Turner and the Kings of Rhythm conceived 'Rocket 88' to the suicide of Nirvana lead singer Kurt Cobain and Lennon's Anniversary concert, 'Scuse Me While I Kiss the Sky chronicles 50 moments in history that shaped rock and roll as we know it. The stories of behind the iconic records and recordings, the untimely deaths, landmark live performances, on ...more
ebook, 272 pages
Published September 1st 2011 by Quercus
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May 11, 2012 Anna rated it did not like it  ·  review of another edition
This book committed the unpardonable sin of being both dull and prurient.

The pictures were pretty.

The breathless, nasty stylings of Mr Hewitt are not recommended unless Smash Hits is your idea of rock journalism.




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Paolo Hewitt was born on July 11, 1958 in Redhill, Surrey, England.

Paolo Hewitt is a former NME journalist and author of over 20 books, including, with Mark Baxter, The Fashion of Football (Mainstream), Oasis... There and Then (1996), Outside Bet (2012) and Casuals: The Story of the Legendary Terrace Fashion (2011)
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