The "Rolling Stones": The Illustrated Biography
As rock n roll arrived in Britain five young men were about to make an indelible mark on the world of popular music. After the meteoric rise of the Beatles and the Liverpool beat explosion that followed The Rolling Stones pioneered a grittier blue based rock n roll that was a complete contrast to the Mersey sound. The band soon earned that disapproval of the establishment because of their many brushes with the law and frequent wild behavior all of which perpetuated their images as the notorious bad boys of rock- a reputation they were more than happy to exploit.The whole story of the band is here illustrated with classic rare and unseen photographs from the extraordinary archive of the Daily Mail.
- Format: Hardcovered
- Pages: 224
- Date: 2010