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I'ts A Long Way From Penny Apples - Bill Cullen

Advantages: Inspirational, honest, photo's
Disadvantages: last few chapters

A Long Way From Penny Apples Bill Cullen Every now and again a book surprises you by grabbing you and shaking you up, making you wonder if up is down and reminding you that anything is possible. ALWFPA is such a book. I was given this book a few years ...

LiveMusicLoverLyn 15.07.2014 · Read full review
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Kurt Cobain - Heavier than Heaven

Advantages: interesting, well researched, enjoyable to read
Disadvantages: none

Kurt Cobain - Heavier than Heaven I quite like having a wonder around HMV and I often leave the shop clutching great finds (such as the turtles film from my childhood on DVD or the latest dance CD's for my brother's birthday). On my latest trip into ...

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Heavy handed psycho-drama

Advantages: Informative, detailed in most respects, a good read
Disadvantages: Author's psychoanalytical agenda gets in the way of the facts

Kurt Cobain has been one of the most written about musicians in contemporary culture. A huge following and unrelenting fascination - compounded by his tragic suicide in 1994 - has made Cobain a universal icon. ‘Heavier Than Heaven’ written ...

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Close to Biography Nirvana

Advantages: Incredibly well researched
Disadvantages: A lack of pictures

I'll get the controversial bit out of the way right from the start: I never rated Nirvana. In fact, I count them as one of the most over-rated music acts in recent memory, if not ever. If it wasn't for all the controversy and the untimely suicide of lead ...

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Sex, drugs, rock 'n' roll, drugs...

Advantages: Gripping, informative, brilliant!
Disadvantages: Depressing, unsuitable for bedtime reading to small children

Heavier than Heaven tells, in remarkable and graphic detail, the story of the short life of 90’s rock legend Kurt Cobain. It contains everything you ever wanted to know about Cobain, giving you a unique insight into his life. This is no fairytale. God ...

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