Becoming Almost Famous : My Back Pages in Music, Writing, And Life (Paperback)

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This collection of favorite articles from Ben Fong-Torres features a slew of entertaining and informative music and pop-culture pieces on topics including Paul McCartney, groupies of the '80s, Al Green, the Summer of Love, the Rolling Stones, Frank Sinatra, Cheech and Chong, Lou Reed, and Steve Martin. The book also features personal essays about what it was like for Fong-Torres to grow up Asian-American and his interest in radio broadcasting. Through insightful introductions for every article, Fong-Torres offers a backstage view of the writing and editing process, from getting an assignment and developing an idea to an article's completion in printed form.

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Publisher Hal Leonard Corp
Mfg Part# 9780879308803
SKU 202115313
Format Paperback
ISBN10 087930880X
Release Date 4/10/2007
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Book Format Paperback
Number of Pages 0249
Publisher Backbeat Books
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