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Special Deluxe

A Memoir of Life and Carrs

Special Deluxe( )
Author: Young, Neil
ISBN:978-0-241-97111-6
Publication Date:Jan 2016
Publisher:Penguin Books, Limited
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:AUD $24.99
Book Description:

The extraordinary second instalment of the iconic musician's memoirs. Quirky and candid, Neil Young's widely acclaimed second book of reminiscences - covering his boyhood, musical influences, and rock 'n' roll life - is as compelling as his first, the international bestseller Waging Heavy Peace. He returns with more unforgettable stories about his years in the music business - with a major hit in every decade since the Sixties - but this is not your average rock biography. He...
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Book Details
Pages:400
Detailed Subjects: Biography & Autobiography / Music
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):12.9 x 19.7 x 2.9 cm
Book Weight:0.378 Kilograms
Author Biography
Young, Neil (Author)


Neil Percival Young was born on November 12, 1945 in Canada. He is a singer, songwriter and musician. He moved to California in 1966 and co-founded the band Buffalo Springfield along with Stephen Stills and Richie Furay. He later joined Crosby, Stills & Nash as a fourth member in 1969. He's hah a successful and acclaimed solo career which has lasted over 45 years and 35 studio albums. He has also been inducted into the Hall of Fame twice: first as a solo artist in 1995, and second as a member of Buffalo Springfield in 1997.

Young's music has distinctive guitar sounds, personal lyrics, and a signature signing voice. He is best known for his acoustic and electric style of playing. He has also directed a number of films using the pseudonym Bernard Shakey, including Journey Through the Past, Rust Never Sleeps and Greendale. He is also an environmentalist and co-founded the benefit concert Farm Aid in 1986. He also won a 2011 Juno Award for Artist of the Year, Adult Alternative Album of the Year. In 2014 his book Special Deluxe, A Memoir of Life and Cars, made The New York Times Best Seller List.

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