Tales from the Trails of a Rock 'n' Roll Bus Driver

Tales from the Trails of a Rock 'n' Roll Bus Driver

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Overview

Combining life-in-the-limelight stories and personal life experiences, Jerry Fitzpatrick shares his journeys of driving legendary entertainers and their crews. From rock musicians to women wrestlers, Fitzpatrick has worked with the best (and most notorious) performers.

In a conversational tone laced with humor, Fitzpatrick gives his accounts of colorful rock 'n' roll stories, both from on and off the stage. You'll also discover tales of redemption, love, happiness and sadness. Fitzpatrick has been privileged to work with a variety of artists and their crews - from Barbara Mandrell, Queensryche and The Grateful Dead to Courtney Love, Emmylou Harris, Eddie Murphy and many more. Come along for the ride and see for yourself!

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014349024
Publisher: Cowboy Buddha Publishing, LLC
Publication date: 05/22/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

Jerry Fitzpatrick, a veteran bus driver in the entertainment touring industry, has compiled a valuable social history. He pulls no punches in telling his readers details about the music and musicians who changed our country -- of what goes on behind the scenes and of the sounds and behavior that altered a culture ready and eager for that change.

Fitzpatrick shares his observations in a conversational style laced with humor. Situations range from shocking to heart-warming, from Milli Vanilli to Barbara Mandrell. Through it all, Fitzpatrick shares his personal spiritual journey of redemption, forgiveness and grace. This journey is revealed through his stories of a life that led him from a troubled beginning, to his own experiences as a musician, and later his successful career on the road.

He has dared to capture the entertainment touring reality of the 20th century before it becomes a myth.

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