To Live's to Fly
The Ballad of the Late, Great Townes van Zandt
By (author) John Kruth
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To Live's to Fly by John Kruth
Book DescriptionAt last, the authorized biography of Townes Van Zandt (1944-1997), who wrote such unforgettable songs as "Pancho & Lefty" and "If I Needed You." Born to a wealthy oil family in Ft. Worth, Texas, hounded by alcoholism and depression, Van Zandt pursued a nomadic existence following his muse, whatever the cost to himself, friends, and relatives. Based on exclusive interviews with those close to Van Zandt, including his best friend Guy Clark and colleagues like Steve Earle and John Prine, To Live's to Fly captures all the humor, hijinks, poetry, and heartbreak of this revered, genuinely outlaw country artist.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780306816048
(210mm x 140mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Da Capo Press Inc
Publisher: The Perseus Books Group
Publish Date: 3-Apr-2008
Country of Publication: United States
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Born to a wealthy oil family in Ft Worth, Texas, hounded by alcoholism and an unshakable depression, Townes Van Zandt (1944-1997) pursued a nomadic existence following his muse, whatever the cost to himself, friends, and family. This is a biography of Townes, who wrote such unforgettable songs as "Pancho & Lefty" and "If I Needed You."
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Author Biography - John Kruth
John Kruth is a writer, musician, and author of Bright Moments: The Life and Legacy of Rashaan Roland Kirk. He lives in New York City.
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