Barry Evans: The Diary of a Rock Legend: Foreword by Keith Richards
by John Ellwood
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In the early seventies, my band, Silver Dynamite, transformed popular music with our trilogy of albums, 'Dungeons of Darkness', 'Dungeons of Doom', 'Dungeons of Despair'.
I formed the band in my home town of Nuneaton, in the mid-sixties, with my best friend Terry Atherstone. After the release of three, poor to mediocre albums, we hit the big time with 'Dungeons'. For a while we enjoyed the speeding train of fame, but inevitably we hit the buffers.
In the same disastrous year, we lost our drummer, 'Crazy' Kenny Campbell, and, worse still, my best friend and lead singer, Terry.
Terry had become heavily involved with a cult, or pseudo religion, the Recreationists of Sion, who were based in California. He was found dead, seemingly crushed beneath a fallen Joshua tree, in the national park of the same name, in California.
Both Terry and Kenny were 27.
Soon after I started to write my diary, I was sent a bundle and papers and letters by Terry's ex-wife Karen. It became clear to me that ...
Genre: Humor & Satire
Length: 237 Pages (986 KB)Lending: EnabledAdded: Jun 24th, 2019