The definitive historic account of The Ventures, the world's number one instrumental group that had a worldwide smash hit in 1960 with qWalk-Don't Run.q Their second biggest hit came nine years later with qHawaii Five-0q but they didn't quit there, continuing non-stop on a fifty-year career of recording and touring towards America's Rock a Roll Hall of Fame. Co-authored by Josie Wilson, mother of founding member Don Wilson, the heavily illustrated book contains data for over 50 of the band's sixties recording sessions. Angel Editing comments; qThe manuscript is extremely well written. You can see that a lot of time has been taken to convey the facts accurately and chronologically. What also comes across very well is the human and emotional side of the manuscript. This biography is a definite must for Ventures fans all over the world.qSearching for new markets, he had revived the side-jack Ventures model in 1987, priced at around $3, 000. ... As each one required electrical service, Semie ran feeder lines from the house. ... a committee in the nearby State of Arkansas was searching for an industry to occupy a vacant Wal-Mart building on highway No.
|Title||:||Walk-Don't Run - The Story of the Ventures|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2009-07-01|