Here Comes Everybody: The Story of the Pogues download free [PDF and Ebook] by James Fearnley

Here Comes Everybody: The Story of the Pogues download free [PDF and Ebook] by James Fearnley year 2012
  • Book name: Here Comes Everybody: The Story of the Pogues
  • Author: James Fearnley
  • Release date: 2012/2/29
  • Publisher: FABER & FABER
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Biography
  • ISBN: 9780571253968
  • Rating: 8.89 of 10
  • Votes: 233
  • Review by: Rodrigo Boykin
  • Review rating: 8.39 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/16
  • Total pages: 416
  • Includes a PDF summary of 45 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: October 1982: ABC, Culture Club, Shalamar and Survivor dominate the top twenty when the Pogues barrel out from the backstreets of King's Cross, a furious, pioneering mix of punk energy, traditional melodies and the powerfully poetic songwriting of Shane MacGowan. Reviled by traditionalists for their frequently fast, often riotous interpretations of Irish folk songs, the Pogues rose from the sweaty chaos of backroom gigs in Camden pubs to world tours with the likes of Elvis Costello, U2 and Bob Dylan, and had huge commercial success with everyone's favourite Christmas song, 'Fairytale of New York'. Yet, the exuberance of their live performances coupled with relentless touring spiralled into years of hard drinking and excess which eventually took their toll - most famously on Shane, but also on the rest of the band - causing them to part ways seven years later. Here, their story is told with beauty, lyricism and great candour by James Fearnley, founding member and accordion player. He brings to life the youthful friendships, the bust-ups, the amazing gigs, the terrible gigs, the fantastic highs and the dramatic lows in a hugely compelling, humorous, moving and honest account of life in one of our most treasured and original bands.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 22H32M
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Rock & Pop Music, Autobiography: Arts & Entertainment
  • Available formats: PDF, TXT, DOCX, HTM, EPUB, WORD, PRC, DOC. Compressed in RAR, TAR, ZIP, AZW3, LZO
  • Download servers: 4Shared, Google Drive, Jirafeau, Uploaded, Torrent, Uptobox, FreakShare
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 20.89 USD
  • Dimensions: 153x234x30mm
  • Weight: 545g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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