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Rockers and Rollers: A Full-Throttle Memoir (Paperback)

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From PinkCadillac to Low Rider to Little Red Corvette, rock music hasalways had a racy love affair with cars. And AC/DC lead singer Brian Johnson isnot only a rock legend, second-to-none at infusing razor-sharp lyrics with thescreaming metal energy of a true rock and roller, but also a dyed-in-the-woolcar fanatic. Books like AC/DC: Maximum Rock and Roll and Why AC/DC Matters revealed the secretsof the the world's greatest rock band now, in Rockers and Rollers, fans will get arare, riveting window into Brian Johnson's other driving passion, his love forautomobiles. From teenage memories in the backs of beat-up coups to a sidecareer as a racecar driver, Johnson shares his tantalizing life story a memoirtold through his lifelong love affair with cars.

About the Author


Brian Johnson was born in Dunstan in Gateshead, England. After working various jobs in Tyneside and fronting local band Geordie, he joined AC/DC in 1980. He lives in Sarasota, Florida, and "Rockers and Rollers" is his first book.

Praise For…


“It’s surprisingly refreshing that Johnson’s lively memoir basically has little to do with writing about life with AC/DC--it’s really all about cars.”
-Publishers Weekly

Product Details
ISBN: 9780061990847
ISBN-10: 0061990841
Publisher: It Books
Publication Date: June 5th, 2012
Pages: 208
Language: English