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Eric Clapton is farthan a rock star Like Dylan and McCartney he is an icon and a living legend He has sold tens of millions of records played sell out concerts all over the world and been central to the significant musical developments of his era His guitar playing has seen him hailed as God Tracks such as Layla Sunshine of Your Love Wonderful Tonight and Tears in Heaven have become anthems for generations of music fans Now for the first time Eric tells the story of his personal and professional journeys in this pungent witty and painfully honest autobiographyEric was born illegitimate in 1945 and raised by his grandparents He never knew his father and until the age of nine believed his absentee mother to be his sister In his teens his solace was the guitar and he soon became a cult hero in the club circuits of Britain With the foundation of the world's first super group Cream in 1966 he became a world superstarBut the rock star lifestyle has had a darker side Inthan 40 years at the forefront of his profession he has twice survived near fatal addictions to drugs and alcohol the death of his four year old son the deaths of friends such as Jimi Hendrix and John Lennon the break up of marriage and the disintegration of relationships with a succession of beautiful womenThese are the memoirs of a survivor someone who has reached the pinnacle of success who has had it all but whose demons have never left him At the age of 62 Eric is now ready to tell his story as it is hiding nothing with a directness and searing honesty that will make this book one of the most compelling memoirs of our time.

clapton: kindle autobiography mobile Clapton: The book Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBEric Clapton is farthan a rock star Like Dylan and McCartney he is an icon and a living legend He has sold tens of millions of records played sell out concerts all over the world and been central to the significant musical developments of his era His guitar playing has seen him hailed as God Tracks such as Layla Sunshine of Your Love Wonderful Tonight and Tears in Heaven have become anthems for generations of music fans Now for the first time Eric tells the story of his personal and professional journeys in this pungent witty and painfully honest autobiographyEric was born illegitimate in 1945 and raised by his grandparents He never knew his father and until the age of nine believed his absentee mother to be his sister In his teens his solace was the guitar and he soon became a cult hero in the club circuits of Britain With the foundation of the world's first super group Cream in 1966 he became a world superstarBut the rock star lifestyle has had a darker side Inthan 40 years at the forefront of his profession he has twice survived near fatal addictions to drugs and alcohol the death of his four year old son the deaths of friends such as Jimi Hendrix and John Lennon the break up of marriage and the disintegration of relationships with a succession of beautiful womenThese are the memoirs of a survivor someone who has reached the pinnacle of success who has had it all but whose demons have never left him At the age of 62 Eric is now ready to tell his story as it is hiding nothing with a directness and searing honesty that will make this book one of the most compelling memoirs of our time.

❮Reading❯ ➷ Clapton: The Autobiography Author Join or create book clubs – S-mebel.pro Eric Clapton is farthan a rock star Like Dylan and McCartney he is an icon and a living legend He has sold tens of millions of records played sell out concerts all over the world and been central to tEric Clapton is farthan a rock star Like Dylan and McCartney he is an icon and a living legend He has sold tens of millions of records played sell out concerts all over the world and been central to the significant musical developments of his era His guitar playing has seen him hailed as God Tracks such as Layla Sunshine of Your Love Wonderful Tonight and Tears in Heaven have become anthems for generations of music fans Now for the first time Eric tells the story of his personal and professional journeys in this pungent witty and painfully honest autobiographyEric was born illegitimate in 1945 and raised by his grandparents He never knew his father and until the age of nine believed his absentee mother to be his sister In his teens his solace was the guitar and he soon became a cult hero in the club circuits of Britain With the foundation of the world's first super group Cream in 1966 he became a world superstarBut the rock star lifestyle has had a darker side Inthan 40 years at the forefront of his profession he has twice survived near fatal addictions to drugs and alcohol the death of his four year old son the deaths of friends such as Jimi Hendrix and John Lennon the break up of marriage and the disintegration of relationships with a succession of beautiful womenThese are the memoirs of a survivor someone who has reached the pinnacle of success who has had it all but whose demons have never left him At the age of 62 Eric is now ready to tell his story as it is hiding nothing with a directness and searing honesty that will make this book one of the most compelling memoirs of our time.

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  1. Karl Janssen Karl Janssen says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBI’m a lifelong Eric Clapton fan though I can’t say I like everything he puts out I am familiar with all stages of his musical career but prior


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    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBI had seen Clapton while he was out of his skull on heroin downward and booze I hated that he ruined the music because of his self indulgence Even then I knew Clapton was out of control and robbed the blues in exchange for instant gratification He was suicidal in my opinion I couldn't understand then dependency and enabling behaviors Years later and after having an understanding of mental health issues stemming from childhood I understood how loved ones get caught up in the user's tsunamis I saw Clapton a few years after Conor's fall and believed that he was either going to chose to live or dieThis book should be on a list for anyone who faces addiction or dependency The people who love the user give up living for themsel


  3. CBGB CBGB says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBEric does a great job of recalling every major phase of his life even the 'lost years' of near obligatory heroin addiction The work is almost inspirational as Clapton exudes positive vibes towards the full range of rock legends and near legends The blues take center stage and Clapton cites nearly every major bluesman as an influence Although Clapton references his god like stature among guitar leads one never gets the sense of a swollen ego If anything he seems


  4. Dot117 Dot117 says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBThis book is a gift to music history in telling an honest story of life lived in absurdity Words rang true for me To prefer to be in the shadows and yet able to practice the enumerable hours for proficiency through all the hailstorms of drugs alcohol cigarettes cynical joking dangerous chance taking sex and unrelenting touring and recording schedules This makes sense to me Sat on 3 rd row of Factory in Phila In 1968 and he


  5. The Cats Mother The Cats Mother says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBThis is an autobiography and Eric Clapton is a musician not a writer and it shows in the style of writingThe text is sometimes a bit clunky but I feel its written from the heartEC seems to have had it all ; fame and money at a very early age is not always a good c


  6. Nickice Nickice says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBThis is really about a journey to redemption In his drugs and booze years he doesn't come across as a particularly good person as he's self absorbed and basically seems like a bit of a ma


  7. keith albert keith albert says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBInteresting book if a tad self indulgent it is a testament to the human condition that he is still alive leaving aside the drugs and the booze the constant stream of groupies would in any normal person be a vehicle for something uite unpalatable however he appears to have transcended it all if not with aplomb certainly with a stoic determination Clapton it has to be said is a master of self depreciation with at least in the early part of the book a healthy disregard for the patience of the rea


  8. L D L D says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBI've been an E C fan for years He and I were born a couple of months apart I love the Blues and have been playing since I was about tenWas looking forward to getting to know the man but about half way through the same word kept coming into my mind 'selfish' The book had one paragraph about the Beano album and the last third seemed a bit hurried Most of it was devoted to the dark years and I feel that it went over the same ground again and again And then I found out that he loves shooting and fishing both of my pet hates So all in all a disappointment for me perhaps not for others


  9. Roy Sutton Roy Sutton says:

    PDF/EPUB Join or create book clubs ✓ ✓ Clapton: The Autobiography Epub á Clapton: The Epub clapton: kindle, autobiography mobile, Clapton: The book, Clapton: The Autobiography ePUBI’ve never met Eric Clapton but whenever I’ve seen him interviewed he always seems like a very likeable guy to me He’s also an incredible guitar player and I am a fan of his music So I was keen to read this book to get a better appreciation of the man himself Well obviously he’s a rock star so you’d expect self centred tales of sex drugs booze and life on the road And essentially that’s what you get here However it is actually a compelling down to earth and very honest account of his life and his struggles with addictions Well addictions or obsessions depending on your point of view Eric is no saint and he doesn’t claim to be otherwise He’s made mistakes and done things of which he is not proud now Nevertheless he puts his hand up takes responsibility and at least he seems to have learned from his mistakes And that’s what I liked most about this book An autobiograp


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