HOT WIRED GUITAR
Subtitle THE LIFE OF JEFF BECK
By MARTIN POWER
Published by Omnibus Press / Music Sales Ltd
The definitive account of Jeff Beck’s life and career. Interviewees include former Yardbirds members Chris Dreja and Jim McCarty as well as manager Simon Napier-Bell and fellow musicians including Max Middleton, Stanley Clarke, Simon Phillips, Jimmy Hall, Mo Foster, Doug Wimbish and many others.
Martin Power is a freelance writer whose books include biographies of the Manic Street Preachers, Shane McGowan and David Sylvian – all published by Omnibus Press. He lives in London. Power takes a conscientious methodical trawl through from his Thames Delta origins through his musical awakenings in the heyday of rock n roll...this book does the job thoroughly. CHARLES SHAAR MURRAY, MOJO
Price £ 19.95 Binding: Hardcover