I'm with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie

I'm with the Band: Confessions of a Groupie

Paperback

By (author) Pamela Des Barres

$13.07
List price $16.95
You save $3.88 22% off

Free delivery worldwide
Available
Dispatched in 2 business days
When will my order arrive?

  • Publisher: Chicago Review Press
  • Format: Paperback | 320 pages
  • Dimensions: 137mm x 198mm x 30mm | 295g
  • Publication date: 28 October 2005
  • Publication City/Country: Chicago
  • ISBN 10: 1556525893
  • ISBN 13: 9781556525896
  • Edition: New edition
  • Edition statement: New edition
  • Sales rank: 10,456

Product description

The stylish, exuberant, and remarkably sweet confession of one of the most famous groupies of the 1960s and 70s is back in print in this new edition that includes an afterword on the author's last 15 years of adventures. As soon as she graduated from high school, Pamela Des Barres headed for the Sunset Strip, where she knocked on rock stars' backstage doors and immersed herself in the drugs, danger, and ecstasy of the freewheeling 1960s. Over the next 10 years she had affairs with Mick Jagger, Jimmy Page, Keith Moon, Waylon Jennings, Chris Hillman, Noel Redding, and Jim Morrison, among others. She traveled with Led Zeppelin; lived in sin with Don Johnson; turned down a date with Elvis Presley; and was close friends with Robert Plant, Gram Parsons, Ray Davies, and Frank Zappa. As a member of the GTO's, a girl group masterminded by Frank Zappa, she was in the thick of the most revolutionary renaissance in the history of modern popular music. Warm, witty, and sexy, this kiss-and-tell-all stands out as the perfect chronicle of one of rock 'n' roll's most thrilling eras.

Other people who viewed this bought:

Showing items 1 to 10 of 10

Other books in this category

Showing items 1 to 11 of 11
Categories:

Author information

Pamela Des Barres is the author of "Let's Spend the Night Together "and "Take Another Little Piece of My Heart." A spokesperson for her generation, she is an authority on classic rock and the freewheelin' rock 'n' roll lifestyle. She has written for the "New York Times," "Rolling Stone, ""Cosmopolitan, "and""many other magazines.

Review quote

"Sunny, uninhibited prose." --Slate.com