Are We Still Rolling?: Studios, Drugs and Rock 'n' Roll - by Phill Brown

By Phill Brown

(Book). From the author's first glimpse of a paranormal recording studio within the mid-1960s up via a hectic occupation that maintains to the current day, this rollicking tale can purely learn via those who werethere. because the younger tape operator on classes for the Rolling Stones, Jimi Hendrix, and Joe Cocker on the famed Olympic Sound Studios in London, Phill discovered the ropes from skilled engineers and manufacturers similar to Glyn Johns and Eddie Kramer. Phill quickly labored his means up engineering classes for Mott the Hoople, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Bob Marley and lots of different lendary rockers. He finally turned a contract engineer/producer and labored with Roxy song, move West, speak speak, and Robert Plant. yet greater than a recollection of partaking in one of the most valuable tune of the earlier forty years, it is a man's trip via lifestyles as Phill struggles to stability his domestic and kinfolk with a task the place drug abuse, chaos, rampant egos, greed, lies and the more and more invasive list enterprise take their toll. it is also a cautionary story, the place lengthy workdays and what as soon as gave the impression of risk free indulgences develop into future health hazards, but ultimately provide a time to mirror again on.

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