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Getcha rocks off

Mick Wall

Getcha rocks off

sex & excess, bust-ups & binges, life & death on the rock "n" roll road

by Mick Wall

  • 171 Want to read
  • 37 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Television personalities,
  • Music journalists,
  • Biography

  • About the Edition

    Memoir of British rock journalist and television presenter Mick Wall.

    Edition Notes

    Other titlesGet your rocks off :
    StatementMick Wall
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 292 pages
    Number of Pages292
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27214966M
    ISBN 101409159795
    ISBN 109781409159797
    OCLC/WorldCa911262842

    Get this from a library! Getcha rocks off: sex & excess, bust-ups & binges, life & death on the rock 'n' roll road. [Mick Wall] -- Memoir of British rock journalist and television presenter Mick Wall. Following the release of Getcha Rocks Off, Rick Allen was added as the band’s permanent drummer, and Def Leppard quickly became the subject of the British music weeklies. They soon signed with AC/DC’s manager, Petter Mensch, who helped them secure a contract with Mercury Records.

    Hanging out with rock stars, trying to steal their chicks, or throwing up over their guitars after launching into the hospitality a little too enthusiastically, Mick Wall spent much of the s sprawled in limos and five-star hotels with the biggest rock bands in the world, including Led Zeppelin, Guns N' Roses, Metallica, Black Sabbath, M tley Cr e, Thin Lizzy, Deep Purple, Alice Cooper, Van.   Discover releases, reviews, credits, songs, and more about Def Leppard - The Collection: Volume One at Discogs. Complete your Def Leppard collection/5().

      His new book, Getcha Rocks Off, is a personal memoir of a career in which he lived the rock’n’roll life to the full. Getcha Rocks Off is packed with war stories from a golden age of rock, and insights into the stars that made that music. Here are the highlights: the good, the bad, and the ugly. The Def Leppard E.P. is the debut EP by English rock band Def EP was recorded at Fairview Studios in Hull, in November and self-produced by the EP's cover is a parody of the painting His Master's Voice, with a leopard in place of the painting's dog, record was first released with the code SRT CUS and a red label by the band's own company : Heavy metal.


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Getcha Rocks Off is packed with war stories from a golden age of rock, and insights into the stars that made that music.―CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE On reading Getcha Rocks Off you realise just how drastically things have changed in the rock industry - in only three decades /5(8).

Listening to the Word podcast (30th August ) with Mick Wall inspired me to read my first book by him, "Getcha Rocks Off: Sex & Excess. Bust-Ups & Binges. Life & Death on the Rock 'N' Roll Road. This book is very entertaining. An interesting memoir that details Mick Walls journey from teenager to accomplished music journalist and TV presenter/5.

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Getcha Rocks Off: Mick Wall: We use cookies to give you the best possible experience/5(). Depicting a world where vague concepts like 'the future' are disdained in favour of nights that last a week and weeks that last forever, Getcha Rocks Off is a rock apocalypse Cider With Roadies, and a more frank and disturbing Apathy for the Devil.

Download PDF Getcha Rocks Off book full free. Getcha Rocks Off available for download and read online in other formats. Get this from a library. Getcha rocks off. [Mick Wall] -- A memoir of British rock journalist Mick Wall. ‎ 'Packed with war stories from a golden age of rock, and insights into the stars that made that music' CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE 'On reading Getcha Rocks Off you realise just how drastically things have changed in the rock industry but books like this perfectly evoke what they were 4/5(13).

Getcha Rocks Off is a really enjoyable book and kept my interest throughout, which is a testament to Wall's writing and storytelling this is especially true since I'm really not a fan of anyone he wrote about in the book apart from Ozzy and Jimmy Page.

Buy Getcha Rocks Off: Sex & Excess. Bust-Ups & Binges. Life & Death on the Rock 'N' Roll Road by Mick Wall (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(48).

Depicting a world where vague concepts like 'the future' are disdained in favour of nights that last a week and weeks that last forever, Getcha Rocks Off is a rock apocalypse Cider With Roadies, and a more frank and disturbing Apathy for the Devil.

It is the kind of book you need to put on your leather jacket to read, open that bottle of Jack 4/5. For My Sunday Song #, I bring to you “Getcha Rocks Off” from the band’s debut E.P.

simply known as the Def Leppard E.P. The song would go on to be re-recorded for the band’s debut full length album ‘On Through the Night’ but there it is known as “Rocks Off”. Steve Earles reviews Getcha Rocks Off, the latest release from long-standing rock journalist Mick Wall.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(48). Getcha Rocks Off jumps straight into the chaos of the time, taking stock (and more drugs) after a coke-fuelled rampage through the rock spots of Los Angeles.

Mick takes you through a decade of stories of rock gods and their hangers-on. He tells tales of their habits and insecurities and takes you through a glimpse of their world. Editions for Getcha Rocks Off: Sex & Excess. Bust-Ups & Binges. Life & Death on the Rock ‘N’ Roll Road: (Kindle Edition published in ), (Kindle Editi.

Getcha Rocks Off is packed with war stories from a golden age of rock, and insights into the stars that made that music. * CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE * Not only a brilliant and entertaining book, but also a captivating and in some strange way even inspiring :   While Getcha Rocks Off certainly conveys that Wall’s progress from naive interloper to member of rock’s inner circle was an interesting experience, in reality it often fails to capture the reader’s interest.

One can read only a certain number of anecdotes about taking heroic quantities of drugs and having sex with groupies before the. Getcha Rocks Off: Sex & Excess. Bust-Ups & Binges. Life & Death on the Rock’n’Roll Road. Mick Wall. Orion. I used to think that Mick Wall could write his way out of a wet paper bag.

The problem, now, is that he’s either always trying or hardly ever trying at all. It is the kind of book you need to put on your leather jacket to read, open that bottle of Jack and reach for the Charlie.

And let the good times roll Enter your Postcode or Suburb to view availability and delivery times. GETCHA ROCKS OFF is a rock apocalypse Cider With Roadies, and a more frank and disturbing Apathy for the Devil/5(17).

'Packed with war stories from a golden age of rock, and insights into the stars that made that music' CLASSIC ROCK MAGAZINE 'On reading Getcha Rocks Off you realise just how drastically things have changed in the rock industry but books like this perfectly evoke what they were like.

Good times ' RECORD COLLECTOR Hanging out with rock stars, trying to steal their chicks, or throwing up over.Getcha Rocks Off: Sex & Excess. Bust-Ups & Binges. Life & Death on the Rock N Roll Road: Mick Wall: Books - 5/5(1). The songs from the set were “Satellite/When the Walls Came Tumbling Down”, “Medicine Man”, “Overture” (which I didn’t have), “Lady Strange” and “Getcha Rocks Off”.

Of course, these do sound a little better here than on my bootleg, but I don’t care, I will listen to the bootleg again and again anyway. THE BOOK –