KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff]

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ACDC By Martin Popoff

READ & DOWNLOAD ê ACDC By Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD ACDC Album by Album is an in depth discussion of each of the band’s 16 studio albums by prolific rock journalist Martin Popoff and illustrated with phenomenal photography Formed in 1973 ACDC became one of the most popular and bestselling bands in rock history with their no frills approach to loud heavy and sweat drenched blues based rock music This new book from prolific rock journalist Martin Popoff pays tribute to t 5 enthusiastic stars I m an ACDC fan starting in the 80 s Back in Black was my first album so it holds so many memories and is one of my favoritesWhat I love about this book is the format Starting from the beginning and introducing the eldest brother George Young who was in a successful band the Easybeats in the late 60 s never heard of them Of course I get on the internet and looked them up I m listening to Friday on My Mind Not only do I recognize it I know the words Then I had to listen to all their songs Cool vibeBack to the format I love the interview style Popoff has a knack for asking great uestions The contributing interviewees offered an insider s look at the band and its members I especially liked how they talked about Angus his antics and solos on stage Album by album coverage Knowing all the details of each album was entertaining and where the band s heads were at that time Photos Fantastic photos and scrapbook memorabiliaI learned so much from reading this I liked how they had a bluesy start and I listened to the songs again as if for the first time picking up on guitar riffs drums and that blues tone One last thing The stories about the songs Awesome The Jack was about thatThank you NetGalley Martin Popoff and uarto Publishing Group Voyageur Press

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READ & DOWNLOAD ê ACDC By Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD Arly lineups; the role played by the Youngs’ older brother George; the songwriting and legendary antics of original vocalist Bon Scott; the mega tours undertaken in support of the LPs; the debut of singer Brian Johnson on the band’s mega breakthrough Back in Black; the band’s fallow 1980s and 1990s resurgence; and later difficulties such as Malcolm’s onset of dementia and the legal problems of drummer Phil Rudd  Martin Popoff is a prodigious producer of heavy metal and hard rock books 69 so far according to his bio His books are not places to look for back story tales from the road gossip or other shenanigans His books usually focus on albums as a way of relating the arc of careers picking through the detail on a song by song basis Many can be found for a 1 a Popoff usually covering a single albumHere however Popoff has switched gear here presenting a much lavish coffee table style book that considers every ACDC release in turn up to Rock or Bust It s beautifully produced and comes packed with a wealth of pictures of the band album and single covers posters adverts and tour passesIt s an easy book to dip in and out of Laid out in chronological order each section starts with a track listing writing production and playing credits set alongside the album art Popoff pens an introductory summary and then a panel discussion using a A format sets out the substantive narrative Although the panel doesn t stretch to including Angus or Brian Johnson amongst the eclectic mix of contributors are former drummers Phil Rudd and Simon Wright Razor s Edge Thunderstruck producer Mike Fraser Atlantic Records executive Phil Carson Megadeath bassist David Ellefson Twisted Sister guitarist Jay Jay French and Joel O Keefe lead vocalist and guitarist with ACDC clones Airbourne Popoff s work will obviously sell well with hardcore fans perhaps unlikely to reel in the mildly curious or unfamiliar I d describe myself as familiar with some but far from all of ACDC s output but I found it an engaging read The panel s credentials as fans are clear enough but it s not a hagiography The album TNT is described as charmingly twee whilst Fly On The Wall and Blow Up Your Video are phoned in For Those About To Rock didn t cut the mustard a yawner the difficult second album with the second singer Thankfully Popoff s early stylistic reductions of have to to hafta and references to gals in the text aren t sustainedHappily the book illustrates how you can love a band and still see its flaws Popoff loved the band instantly but always in a protective way We humoured them ACDC was a bit unstudied not much than Kiss without makeup Simple music from the least pretentious band in the world Powerage is cited as a long term favourite alongside Highway To Hell as the best half an album ever recordedThe panel format is effective on some albums than others at time a little too much repetition of what are your favourite tracks but this is balanced by the personal stories of how the panel members came to the albums There s a lot of detailed discussion of individual songs the production and mixes and the activities of other band at the time of each releaseThe absence of back story and the focus on albums means that Bob Scott s death gets no discussion he s just not on the next album However Brian Johnson s selection as new frontman is debated as part of the albums that follow Bon s death and yield a few interesting perspectives he had vocal range but just as much paint stripper the Van Halen comparison where Scott was like Lee Roth personality than vocal prowess with Johnson like Hagar better voice radio friendly but less of a frontman My favourite Johnson joining made a lot sense than Buggles joining YesThere are some interesting other snippets too The costumes Angus tried and rejected before he settled on a schoolboy outfit how Malcolm Young s guitar is always on the left Angus always on the right speaker and a great Jay Jay French anecdote about an obliging Johnson being asked to phone a fellow band members girlfriend only to be told to do oneIt s not the definitive history of the band It didn t set out to be that But it is a gorgeously laid out look at the band s work and at 20 reasonably priced too Excellent Things in Women songwriting and legendary antics of original vocalist Bon Scott; the mega tours undertaken in Faces along the Bar Lore and Order in the Workingman's Saloon 1870 1920 Historical Studies of Urban America support of the LPs; the debut of Fireworks singer Brian Johnson on the band’s mega breakthrough Back in Black; the band’s fallow 1980s and 1990s resurgence; and later difficulties Fear of Diversity The Birth of Political Science in Ancient Greek Thought such as Malcolm’s onset of dementia and the legal problems of drummer Phil Rudd  Martin Popoff is a prodigious producer of heavy metal and hard rock books 69 Essays on Sexual Euality so far according to his bio His 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READ & DOWNLOAD ê ACDC By Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD He band’s discography by moderating in depth and entertaining conversations about all 16 of ACDC’s studio albums every page illustrated with thoughtfully curated performance and offstage photography and rare memorabilia Popoff gathers 17 rock journalists and authors who offer insights opinions and anecdotes about every release Together the conversations comprise a uniue history of the band covering everything from e A comprehensive guide to ACDC the author Martin Popoff has succeeded in producing yet another work that is both engaging to the occasional listener of the group as well as the hardened fan Accompanied with images from throughout the group s long history there is plenty to look at and read as well as having on your shelf or coffee table to reference during those late night discussions with friends over a drink or three Recommended for the fan


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  1. says: CHARACTERS ACDC By Martin Popoff KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff]

    KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] 5 enthusiastic stars I’m an ACDC fan starting in the ‘80’s Back in Black was my first album so it holds so many memories and is one of my favoritesWhat I love about this book is the format Starting from the beginning

  2. says: KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff

    FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] I received a free electronic copy of ACDC by Martin Popoff from NetGalley for my honest review Fantastic book The pictures of the bands and albums were a bright and beautiful touch bringing the music and the band to life I loved all the different insights of all the band members I also enjoyed learning how the band started all the way up to where they are now and the personal details of the band members Great read for a

  3. says: KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff]

    KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] Popoff's ACDC is a beautifully put together tribute to a legendary hard rock band The book itself is filled with great photographs of the band members and of memorabilia such as tickets and album covers from back when we ac

  4. says: CHARACTERS ACDC By Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff

    CHARACTERS ACDC By Martin Popoff KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff One of my fondest and most jaw dropping concert memories is a “Let There Be Rock” touring ACDC wiping Detroit’s Masonic Auditorium stage clean with both38 Special and Johnny Winter in 1977 despite nearly being booed off by a full house of jean jacketed southern boogie and blues freaks who simply couldn’t wrap their heads around Angus Young and his book bag and Bon Scott and his well you know But the little girls

  5. says: CHARACTERS ACDC By Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff]

    KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] A comprehensive guide to ACDC the author Martin Popoff has succeeded in producing yet another work that is both engaging to the occasional listener of the group as well as the hardened fan Accompanied with images from throughout the group's long history there is plenty to look at and read as well as having on your shelf or coffee table to re

  6. says: Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff CHARACTERS ACDC By Martin Popoff

    CHARACTERS ACDC By Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff This was a really well done book detailing the stories behind all the albums of ACDC Overall I liked them as a band before but didn't know this amount of information It was enjoyable to read and I learned a lot I also thought the structure and style were easy to navigate and understand making it a nice option to casually skim or fully read

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    KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff Martin Popoff is a prodigious producer of heavy metal and hard rock books – 69 so far according to his bio His books are not places to look for back story tales from the road gossip or other shenanigans His books usually focus on a

  8. says: KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff

    Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] This is a book for any fan of ACDC the author takes you through each of their albums from the first to their last You get pictures a workup on the album cover art how the songs were picked and the difference between the UK release and the US release You get a look into the song writing and he also takes opinions of journalists on wh

  9. says: KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff

    KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] FREE READ ↠ PADDINGTONFESTIVAL.CO.UK õ Martin Popoff Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD I don't know about you but I grew up listening to ACDC I know most of the words to most of their songs still to this day Did I know the history of the band and of the songs No but I do now This book is filled with fascinating stories of how the band got together how they produced their albums and where their heads were at the time You get an

  10. says: Martin Popoff õ 1 READ & DOWNLOAD KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff]

    KINDLE [ACDC By Martin Popoff] This is a must have book for all ACDC fans It covers all the studio albums they have produced from High Voltage in 1975 to Rock or Bust in 2014

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  • Hardcover
  • 256
  • ACDC By Martin Popoff
  • Martin Popoff
  • en
  • 13 October 2019
  • 9780760353745