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Bands on the Road: The Tour Sketchbook

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The coolest bands in American, British, and German independent music share visual histories of important times in their lives.
Guy Berryman gets lost in the Pompidou Center, James Valentine draws an LA "Everyman" (and worries about possibly becoming one in future), Pete Doherty leads a tour through a Moscow that very few of us will ever visit....From the original London Br
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Hardcover, 323 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by Thames & Hudson
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Linda
Nov 11, 2015 rated it liked it
Shelves: on-the-road
Rather original way of interviewing musicians; a chance to see some of them in a different light.
Good stories as well.

It is worth mentioning that quite a few of artists really left impression of rather dull personality, but what can I judge after seeing one picture and reading its description.
Nevertheless, it's interesting to realize how important tour bus or first rehearsal room (mostly garage :) ) might be.
Donna
Mar 13, 2009 rated it really liked it
Shelves: teen, nonfiction, memoir
This is a highly amusing collection of drawings, musings, and memories from members of a diverse range of bands including (to name just a few)Coldplay, Death Cab for Cutie, Franz Ferdinand, Hoobastank, Interpol, The Killers, Muse, and We Are Scientists. Nino Keller of The Caesars used crayons to depict a near-fatal accident involving the band's tour bus; complete with cute little woodland animals, oncoming traffic, and even a representation of "Mr. Death."
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