Written in English
|Statement||Slim Jim Phantom|
|LC Classifications||ML420.P4876 A3 2016|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 277 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates|
|Number of Pages||277|
|LC Control Number||2016001232|
A Stray Cat Struts: My Life as a Rockabilly Rebel. In June , year-old James McDonnell (known as Slim Jim Phantom) boarded a plane to the U.K. with his childhood friends and bandmates Brian Setzer and Lee Rocker/5. In the first memoir by one of the Stray Cats—the neorockabilly band that strutted to worldwide fame in the early s—stand-up drummer Phantom (born James McDonnell in Massapequa, NY) shares both intimate and professional stories from before, during, and after his tenure with the Stray Cats in 23 mostly brief : St. Martin''s Publishing Group. The Stray Cats developed a signature sound and style that swept across the world, released multiplatinum albums, and were embraced and befriended by classic rock acts like the Rolling Stones and Led Zeppelin, as well as original punk heroes such as the Sex Pistols, the Damned, and the Clash, and rock-and-roll originators Carl Perkins and Jerry Lee Lewis. A Stray Cat Struts: My Life as a Rockabilly Rebel (English Edition) eBook: Phantom, Slim Jim: : Tienda Kindle/5(41).
BOOKS: A STRAY CAT STRUTS. The Stray Cats were one of the stranger pop culture stories to come out of the early s. Three young guys from Long Island, dressed up as rockabilly dudes, ripping it up alongside The Clash and Duran : Don Stradley. A Stray Cat Struts: My Life as a Rockabilly Rebel: Phantom, Slim Jim: Books - (41). I love the Stray Cats. I got the chance to see them live but as solo artist, not as the Stray Cats. (Come on guys, bury the hatchet and just get back together). A good book but I felt it was incomplete. I found Slim Jim was holding back a little(maybe part 2). I hope part 2 will go deeper into the Stray Cats. A great book for fans/5(14). Stray Cats drummer James McDonnell, aka Slim Jim Phantom, opens his breezy yet tuneless memoir by declaring that he loves watching television. In this .
After almost forty years of the creation of the band their first biography is written. This is the fascinating story of Stray Cats, their first steps, their influences, their records, their mythical performances, their symbols,their instruments, their technique, their conflicts and relationships. A Stray Cat Struts. Hardback $ Buy. Booktopia; Dymocks; Readings; QBD Books; The Nile; Find a bookshop; Amazon; Big W; $ by Slim Jim Phantom. LOOK INSIDE. $ In June , year-old James McDonnell (known as Slim Jim Phantom) boarded a plane to the U.K. with his childhood friends and bandmates Brian Setzer and Lee Rocker. "A Stray Cat Struts, My Life As A Rockabilly Rebel" Autographed Book. "A Stray Cat Struts, My Life As A Rockabilly Rebel" Autographed Book. We have a limited amount of Jim’s Autobiography (a lot has changed since then!), so get it while you can. Each copy sold here will be autographed and dedicated (if you choose). Booktopia has A Stray Cat Struts, My Life as a Rockabilly Rebel by Slim Jim Phantom. Buy a discounted Hardcover of A Stray Cat Struts online from Australia's leading online bookstore.