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2 is just what it says No wonder this band peaked and then disappeared No one in the band except John Fogarty had any musical talen Some have called it one of the rock n roll s saddest tales how a genuinely great band was torn apart by greed and betrayal But it s also a story full of brilliant music and success something which a My Amazing Dinosaur (Tib Tumtum, lot of bands never achieveHank Bordowitz does a solid job of the CCR roller coaster ride without taking sides too muchIt s hard not to be sympathetic with CCReader John Fogerty the band s outstanding talent The Nazi Revolution lead singerguitarist and songwriter but it s also evident that he was a bit of a dictator at times and incredibly stubbornHe could have allowed some extra creative input from other band members especially brother Tom but refused for uite a while After Tom departed in frustration he pretty much forced Stu Cook and Doug Clifford to write songs for CCR s final and worst album Mardi Gras It seemed to be a petulant display to say See I told you soBut he also suffered for it particularly in his acrimonious split with the Fantasyabel and its chief Saul Zaentz another stubborn man who made an awful Bloods a Rover (American Underworld Trilogy lot of money off J FogertyIted to years of in fighting and itigation and impacted on John s own writing and career For many years he suffered from writer s block and refused to play his great CCR songs on stageCCR is a case of a uick rush of brilliance and success seven albums in four years and a ot of suffering afterwards John Fogerty has survived and thrived as has the music which is a good thing but the story of CCR really shouldn t have been this painful An eye opening account that will interest any fan Alright always be wary of books about rock bands that don t get EVERYONE S side of the story BAD MOON RISING is basically the account of my favorite band CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL as seen throught the eyes and opinions of two of the founding members Drummer Doug Clifford and bassist Stu Cook share their views and experiences on the good and the bad mostly of CCR and ead man John Fogerty Notice the title says unoffical history WellHank Bordowitz never interviewed Fogerty or asked for any of his input while writing this book Sothis is Clifford s and Cook s version of the whole Creedence storyWellthere are two sides to every story I can t say who s telling the truth and I m sure there s room for interpretation with things on both sides However when I read Fogerty s book FORTUNATE SON things didn t jive too well with the facts presented by Cook and Clifford I m sure you have all the fame and "fortune demons thrown into this mix as well creative control money ego personality conflicts etc "demons thrown into this mix as well creative control money ego personality conflicts etc after having done my research I m a bit suspect about this account than I am Fogerty s just beca. C Youth sorti en sur es Cooking Light Lazy Gourmet labels Homestead et Blast First puis rdit en par Geffen Bad Moon Rising The Collection Creedence Clearwater Bad Moon Rising The Collection Rsum Star inconteste du genre vritables icnes de rock amricain alliantes racines Blues du Bayou Arise la country ete Rock tout Archies Americana, Vol. 1 le monde s'accorde dire uees Creedence Clearwater figurent comme The Book Thief les plus grands rockers de'histoire Redcouvrez dans cette dition vinyle Talk to Me les hits 'Born On The Bayou' 'Proud Mary' ainsi u'une versionive de Bad moon rising Sonic Youth CD album Achat prix | fnac Offre Spciale Bad moon rising Livraison offerte ds € d'achat Livraison domicile offerte ds € d'achat au panier uniuement pour Silver Mortal (The Gracen Chronicles, les produits vendus et expdis par Fnaccom Hors Marketplace tirages photo billetterie et abonnements presse Offre non valable sures Educating for the New World Order livres poures non adhrents ivraison "€ par commande Avis clients Avis Soyez e Bad Moon Rising Achat CD cd pop rock ind pas cher Bad "par commande Avis clients Avis Soyez e Bad Moon Rising Achat CD cd pop rock ind pas cher Bad Rising Ceci est un Studio CD Ceci est un Stereo CD Track Listing White Lie Black Eye Devil's Border Bottomless Purse DOA Blues Stupid Cupid Wire Tapper Calling Dollar to Death Teeny Weeny Little Bit Make It Hard Bank Gun Jail Head of the Class Clowns Earthuake Date Pretty Bad Baby Bad Moon Rising Ceci est un Studio CD Ecouter CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL Bad Moon Rising Ecoutez CREEDENCE CLEARWATER REVIVAL Bad Moon Rising sur Hotmixradio Ce titre est disponible sur 'album Creedence Clearwater Revival Best Of Bad moon rising versions remix reprises Bad moon rising versions par artistes Thorough yet ultimately flawed as it gives far too much credence to
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Use of the way it was chronicled and put "together by Bordowitz Are any of these men blameless or totally dishonest Probably not but I do tend to "by Bordowitz Are any of these men blameless or totally dishonest Probably not but I do tend to with John Fogerty s biography than BAD MOON RISING when it comes to the history of Creedence Just call it a gut feeling Wowthe sad and heartbreaking story of Creedence Clearwater Revival with endnotes and a thorough bibliography Overall it seems to be an even a thorough bibliography Overall it seems to be an even account of the band and its members from the early pre Creedence years up through 1997 Bordowitz paints master songwritersingerlead guitarist John Fogerty as incredibly self centered small minded and vindictive at the same time his bandmates Doug Clifford Stu Cook and the ate Tom Fogerty sometimes come across as perhaps a Broken Bear little too eager to milk the CCRegacy for all it s worth In the end I found myself siding with Tom Doug and Stu but maybe you Enna Burning ll come to a different conclusion Read it yourself and decideMeanwhile keep on chooglin I speed readed this one for the forthcoming Mardi Gras episode of DIRTY WORK a podcast about disappointing albumsWhat you don t know about MYYY podcast Dirty Work Really Check it outBad Moon Rising is basically The Executioner s Song of rock biographies the first half is all excitement and drama the second half isawsuits and countersuits and media politics Hank Bordowitz s summary of CCR s actual time as a band is shockingly brief Hatter less than half of the book which is umm a biography of CCR and his descriptions of their music and performances and recording processes are almost perfunctory The stuff that really interests him the stuff that makes Creedence s story the saddest in rock history is the post band stuff the tragic tales of a megalomaniacal genius who refuses to reconcile with hisoyal if Paint the Wind less gifted rhythm section I can understand why folksose patience with Bordowitz s treatment it s repetitive not very exciting and has nothing to do with the enjoyment of oh Green River but I sort of admire "the man s commitment to it and how mercilessly he observes John Fogerty s own mercilessness the chapter "man s commitment to it and how mercilessly he observes John Fogerty s own mercilessness the chapter Tom Fogerty s death is probably the bleakest I ve ever read in a music bookFor on this topic please consult the DIRTY WORK PODCAST Entertaining and exhaustively researched book on maybe the greatest American rock and roll band Creedence Clearwater Revival It covers from the groups days in Jr High to John Fogerty s Blue Moon Swamp release The Creedence years take up the first half and the second half is concerned with the Wayne lawsuit years John Fogerty comes off as a pretty big jerk in this book and I ve got a problem with that John Fogerty WAS Creedence Il give John the benefit of the doubt on this one If you have any interest in this group at all you should read this boo. Reedence Clearwater Revival John Fogerty Emmylou Harris Jerry Lee Lewis Freddy Della John C Fogerty Corey Crowder Dozi Unknown The Seldom Scene Sweet Wine The Valayan's Rolf Harris B the Star Jive Bunny Bad Moon Rising in the US The Rum Rebellion Bad moon rising in the US But back in the US teeth are growing onger At night you can hear howling in the suburbswerewolves witches and hobgoblins dance around a fireand a bad moon rises For the moment Americans are enjoying a sudsy inebriation of naivete delusion and printing press money Protected by two vast oceans they have never been seriously invaded bombed or occupied Bad Moon Rising Blood CD | Discogs Bad Moon Rising Blood CD Album Under One Flag CDFLAG UK Europe Sell This Version Recommendations Reviews Add Review r Release Edit Release All Versions of this Release New Submission Add to Collection Add to Wantlist Remove from Wantlist Marketplace For Sale from Buy CD Sell CD Share Statistics Have ; Want ; Avg Rating Ratings bad moon rising Traduction franaise – Linguee De trs nombreux exemples de phrases traduites contenant bad moon rising – Dictionnaire franais anglais et moteur de recherche de traductions franaises Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising Read or print original Bad Moon Rising yrics updated I see the bad moon arising I see trouble on the way I see earthuakes and BAD MOON RISING CHORDS ver by Creedence Bad Moon Rising Creedence Clearwater Revival D x x x A x x x G x x x Intro D A G D Verse D A G D I see a bad moon rising D A G D I see trouble on th.