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Been so long

Jorma Kaukonen

Been so long

my life and music

by Jorma Kaukonen

  • 79 Want to read
  • 26 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk musicians,
  • Rock musicians,
  • Biography,
  • Blues musicians

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJorma Kaukonen ; [foreword by Grace Slick ; afterword by Jack Casady]
    ContributionsSlick, Grace, writer of foreword, Casady, Jack, writer of afterword
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.K1909 A3 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 354 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages354
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26975052M
    ISBN 101250125480
    ISBN 109781250125484
    LC Control Number2018010693
    OCLC/WorldCa1001335592

    Been So Long: My Life & Music Jorma Kaukonen Pages ISBN: # St. Martin's Press Anyone who reads Jorma Kaukonen's memoir Been So Long is bound to be surprised. But what the venerable musician recounts in My Life and Music may startle fans and followers most of all, not just with the account of all his trials, tribulations and epiphanies, but by the tone of equanimity with. item 5 Kaukonen Jorma-Been So Long (UK IMPORT) BOOK NEW - Kaukonen Jorma-Been So Long (UK IMPORT) BOOK NEW. $ Free shipping. item 6 Been So Long: My Life and Music - Been So Long: My Life and Music. $ Free shipping. See all 5. No ratings or reviews yet. Be the first to write a .

    Been So Long My Life and Music (Book): Kaukonen, Jorma: A modern parable. --from the foreword by Grace Slick Jorma Kaukonen is a force in American music, equally adept at fingerpicked acoustic folk and blues as he is at wailing on an electric. - Acoustic Guitar Jorma Kaukonen lit a fuse and transformed his electric guitar into a firework. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Includes program produced for the play when first performed at the Royal Court Theatre Upstairs, Apr. 2,

    Been So Long My Life and Music (Book): Kaukonen, Jorma: In a career that has spanned a half-century, guitarist Jorma Kaukonen has been at the forefront of American music and culture. A pioneer of the s San Francisco scene, Jorma is best known for co-founding psychedelic rock band The Jefferson Airplane. With his subsequent band Hot Tuna, formed with Jefferson Airplane bassist Jack . Our BEEN SO LONG book giveaway has closed! The winners have all been tagged but are listed below. If you missed out on winning a free copy but would love to read it, the book just came out today! Please show Jorma your love and support by purchasing a copy and talking about the book on social media. For information on where to buy the book, please visit: List of winners.


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His Been So Long reads like his guitar playing sounds – sharp, and stinging mixed with sweet and gentle. Reading this book was like having him sitting next to you, whispering the story of his life in your ear." —Joel Selvin, Music Journalist and Author of Altamont:The Rolling Stones, The Hells Angels, and the Inside Story of Rock's Darkest Day.

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In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel that the. With Woodstock 50 four months away, festival alum and former Jefferson Airplane guitarist Jorma Kaukonen is in the news with a his autobiography, Been So Long: My Life in Music.

Hardcore Airplane and Hot Tuna fans already know the basic outline of Kaukonen’s life: An authenticity-obsessed student of traditional, finger-picking country blues in the folk revival of the early ’60s. Been So Long is the story of how Jorma found his place in the world of music and beyond.

The grandson of Finnish and Russian-Jewish immigrants whose formative years were spent abroad with his American-born diplomat father, Jorma channeled his life experiences - from his coming-of-age in Pakistan and the Philippines to his early gigs with Jack.

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