Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust: Off the Record with The Beatles, Bowie, Elton & So Much More, Hardcover Book

Abbey Road to Ziggy Stardust: Off the Record with The Beatles, Bowie, Elton & So Much More, Hardcover Book

Ken Scott, Bobby Owsinski


activate any vintage rock station and you may quickly listen a track that Ken Scott labored on. As one of many preeminent recording engineers and manufacturers of the twentieth century, Ken has garnered gold, platinum, and diamond checklist revenues awards; a number of Grammy nominations; or even a Clio award (for his recording of the vintage Coke advert "I'd prefer to train the realm to Sing"). Abbey street to Ziggy Stardust stocks Ken Scott's intimate stories of operating with the most very important artists of the 20 th century whereas crafting a valid that stimulated generations of tune makers.

Ken's paintings has left an indelible mark on hundreds of thousands of thousands of lovers along with his expert contributions to Magical secret journey and The White Album. As manufacturer and/or engineer of six David Bowie albums (including the groundbreaking Ziggy Stardust and the Spiders from Mars) in addition to different undying classics, the sound Ken crafted has inspired a number of generations of tune makers that keeps to at the present time. Ken captured the sonic signatures of a who's-who of vintage rock and jazz acts, together with Elton John, crimson Floyd, Jeff Beck, Duran Duran, The Rolling Stones, Lou Reed, the US, Devo, Kansas, The Tubes, lacking individuals, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Billy Cobham, Dixie Dregs, and Stanley Clarke.

This is his tale, entire with humorous, provocative, and oh-so-honest stories of the studio, degree, or even an notorious swimming pool incident. Never-before-seen pictures and technical info make this publication a must have for each tune fan.

"This is well the simplest ebook of its kind i have ever learn, and it really works on such a lot of levels---it's received nice tales that supply us insights into the various greatest names in tune; it deals a heritage of recording know-how and strategies from the overdue '60s to the current; and coursing via all of it is an unflinching and infrequently self-deprecating biography of our hero as he negotiates the perils, pitfalls and triumphs of a existence in

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