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Straight Life by Art Pepper
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Jul 20, 07

Recommended for: music fans
Read in June, 2005

Art Pepper was a great jazz musician. This book unflinchingly tells the stories from his life as a junkie and musician, living the wild life in California decades before Guns & Roses found a way to market that kind of rebellion to the public at large. He walked the line, served hard jail time, made great music.

This is a wild and crazy ride, one of the all-time great music biographies.
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