The behind the scenes story of a musical innovator.
Celebrating the personal and musical legacy of Tim Buckley, Blue Melody tells the untold story
of an exceptionally gifted and charismatic singer-songwriter rebel of the 1960s. Written by Buckley's lead guitarist and close
friend, this combination of fond memoir and incisive biography is a remembrance of concerts, tours, recording sessions, friends,
family and fellow musicians - and the tumultuous times in which they lived. It is also an informed appraisal of Tim Buckley's
dramatic creative odyssey, offering in-depth insight into his complex and sometimes self-destructive personality. The vivid
narrative depicts Buckley's panoramic evolution across folk, folk-rock, jazz, avant-garde, and funk-rock, highlighting his
refusal to be defined by critical or commercial success. Revealing Tim Buckley's poetic intelligence and captivating humor,
Blue Melody recounts dozens of behind-the-scenes stories, plus new information on the circumstances surrounding his
alcohol and heroin overdose in 1975 at age 28.
Backbeat Blue Melody - Tim Buckley Remembered Book Features:
- 290 pages
- Size: 9-1/4" x 6"
- Artist: Tim Buckley
- ISBN: 879307188
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