Dear Boy

Dear Boy : The Life of Keith Moon

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A biography of Keith Moon, the drummer with the Who, who died in 1978. Information was gathered from friends and family, and associates in the music industry such as Alice Cooper, Jeff Beck, and Kenny Jones, and the author suggests that Moon's substance abuse brought on schizophrenic tendencies.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 587 pages
  • 156 x 234mm
  • OMNIBUS PRESS
  • London, United Kingdom
  • New edition
  • b&w photographs
  • 0711977321
  • 9780711977327

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'Horrific and terrific reading' Q 'As his biographer, Tony Fletcher observes, Keith Moon, legendary drummer with The Who was one of the most flamboyant drummers in rock. Binging on drink and drugs, famously driving his lilac rolls royce into a swimming poo, Moon the Loon was an exploding time-bomb. SUNDAY TELEGRAPHshow more

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