Stone Me: The Wit and Wisdom of Keith Richards

Berkley - He was cremated and I couldn't resist grinding him up with a little bit of blow. On dental care: "miraculously, due to abstinence and prayer, my teeth grew back. ". In his own words-from rock's most legendary bad boy. Rock 'n' roll legend and rolling stones guitarist Keith Richards has quite a few things to say: about Mick Jagger, rock 'n' roll, drugs, sex, the Stones, and life itself.

Sample these nuggets of wit and wisdom chipped from the tablets of Stone: On etiquette: "I've never turned blue in someone else's bathroom. Our manager shouted, man, we panicked, 'Keith! Ron! The Police are here!' Oh, flushed everything down the john. Then the door opened and it was Stewart Copeland and Sting.

Stone Me: The Wit and Wisdom of Keith Richards - On family: "My father. I snorted my father. I consider that the height of bad manners. On mick jagger: "my aim is always to try to introduce a bit of levity into his life. On the police: "There was a knock on our dressing-room door.

What Would Keith Richards Do?: Daily Affirmations from a Rock and Roll Survivor

Bloomsbury USA - What is a wiseman? What is a prophet?Someone with a strange, unflappable demeanor. Someone who speaks in cryptic koans, words whose meanings take years to unravel. Someone who has confronted death, sin, God, and the immortal soul. These are his visionary words: "I would rather be a legend than a dead legend.

Or "whatever side i take, I know well that I will be blamed. And--indeed--"i've never had a problem with drugs, only with policemen. Not merely a compendium of wisdom, this book is also a complete guide to the inner workings of a complex and inspired belief system, and the life of a man sanctified by fame.

What Would Keith Richards Do?: Daily Affirmations from a Rock and Roll Survivor - What would keith richards do reminds us to learn from our mistakes, let our instincts lead us, and above all, do what Keith has done better than anyone--survive. Someone--in short--like Keith Richards. Here, at last, the wisdom of this indefatigable man is recorded and set forth. Someone unfit for this world, but too brilliant to depart it.


Back Bay Books - Falling in love with Patti Hansen. Estrangement from Jagger and subsequent reconciliation. Back Bay Books. Tax exile in France, wildfire tours of the U. S. Isolation and addiction. Ladies and gentlemen: Keith Richards. With the rolling stones, keith Richards created the songs that roused the world, and he lived the original rock and roll life.

Listening obsessively to chuck Berry and Muddy Waters records, learning guitar and forming a band with Mick Jagger and Brian Jones. Now, at last, the man himself tells his story of life in the crossfire hurricane. The rolling stones's first fame and the notorious drug busts that led to his enduring image as an outlaw folk hero.

Life - Creating immortal riffs like the ones in "Jumping Jack Flash" and "Honky Tonk Women. His relationship with Anita Pallenberg and the death of Brian Jones. Marriage, family, solo albums and Xpensive Winos, and the road that goes on forever. With his trademark disarming honesty, unfettered, fearless, Keith Richard brings us the story of a life we have all longed to know more of, and true.

The long-awaited autobiography of the guitarist, songwriter, singer, and founding member of the Rolling Stones.

Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - It also includes selected photographs from the Richards family collection and an exclusive audio CD featuring bonus content. Long before there was a band, " who was in a jazz big band and is the namesake of Keith's daughter, there was a boy: a young Keith Richards, Theodore Augustus Dupree, who was introduced to the joy of music through his beloved granddad, affectionately known as "Gus, Theodora Dupree Richards.

Little brown Books for Young Readers. This unique autobiographical picture book honors the special bond between a grandfather and grandson and celebrates the artistic talents of the Richards family through the generations. Gus & me offers a rare and intimate look into the childhood of the legendary Keith Richards through this poignant and inspiring story that is lovingly illustrated with Theodora Richards's exquisite pen-and-ink collages.

Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar - Back Bay Books.

Keith Richards: A Life In Pictures

Omnibus Press - Little brown Books for Young Readers. Overlook Pr. 300 color and b&w photographs Back Bay Books. Approx. A must-have for rolling stones fans, featuring more than 300 rare, spectacular photographs in color and black-and-whiteFeaturing more than 300 photographs in color and black-and-white. Among those who took the pictures in this book are legendary photographers Jim Marshall, Terry O’Neill, Deborah Feingold, Neil Preston and Mark Seliger.

If many of keith richards’ adventures have passed into folklore, global superstardom, a satisfying appearance in the Pirates Of The Caribbean movie franchise and an unlikely 2008 advertising stint as a lifestyle icon for Louis Vuitton, a legendary Glastonbury set, never before has there been quite such a comprehensive collection of portraits and candid shots collected to match the passing moments: police busts, as photographed by Annie Leibowitz.

Keith Richards: A Life In Pictures - Beautifully produced and elegantly designed, Keith Richards: A Life In Pictures is simply the must-have book of the year.

Keith Richards on Keith Richards: Interviews and Encounters Musicians in Their Own Words

Chicago Review Press - This collection amply illustrates the magic and charm of Keith Richards. His interviews match his outlaw image: free of banality and euphemism, they revel in frank stories of drugs and debauchery. Used book in Good Condition. The iconic life and career of the famed guitarist of the Rolling Stones is detailed in this compilation of interviews that spans the last 50 years.

Initially overshadowed by band mates mick jagger and brian jones, Richards gained popularity as half of the second-most important songwriting team of the 1960s, and in 1967 the drug bust at his house and his subsequent trial and imprisonment made him a household name. Overlook Pr. Yet they also reveal an unexpectedly warm, articulate, unpretentious, and honest man.

Keith Richards on Keith Richards: Interviews and Encounters Musicians in Their Own Words - Featuring articles from gq, it charts keith richards’s journey from gauche, Melody Maker, as well as interviews that have never previously appeared in print, and Rolling Stone, young pretender and swaggering epitome of the zeitgeist to beloved elder statesman of rock. Back Bay Books. Little brown Books for Young Readers.

Richards, Keith - In His Own Words

I.V. Media - Shrink-wrapped. In fact, if all mr richards could do well was play the guitar and write songs - despite being among the best in the world at both pursuits - admit it, we wouldn't love him half so much. There's only one thing that comes close to the sheer exhilaration felt when hearing Keith Richards at his finest playing a guitar fretboard - and that's hearing him talk! And although the great man's debut solo-album was entitled Talk Is Cheap, that's only correct when Keef's not doing the talking - otherwise it's worth its weight in gold.

Overlook Pr. Used book in Good Condition. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Honest, candid, bawdy or heart wrenching, every emotion is expressed herein and via these many exceptional film sequences we see a side of this intriguing character that is so often forgotten or misunderstood. Never less than splendidly entertaining, 'the human riff' can ramble on for hours and those under his omnipotent spell will sit attentively and take in every word.

Richards, Keith - In His Own Words - Back Bay Books. This dvd includes almost 2 hours of rare filmed interviews with keith richards, from his musical idols to his distrust of all things inauthentic - and he even throws in a few quips and home-truths about his old mucker, from various junctures across his career to date, and during which he waxes lyrical on just about everything, Sir Michael Phillip Jagger.


Pan Books Ltd - Pan. Ronnie wood is one of rock's true originals. It's a roller-coaster ride of unbelievable highs and unimaginable lows, keith, from a small boy growing up on a working class council estate not far from Heathrow Airport who wanted to play music and paint - the first generation of his "water gypsy" family to be born on dry land - to becoming one of the most famous musicians in the world, for a while, Ronnie Wood toured the world with his Rolling Stone bandmates - Mick, Charlie and, Bill.

Shrink-wrapped. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Overlook Pr. This is his story, about his life, music, friends, in his own words, loves, family, art and survival against the odds. Back Bay Books. After "ronnie", drugs, sex and rock 'n roll will never be the same again. But as mayhem and hysteria invariably followed on Ronnie's adventure through the excesses of rock 'n roll, Keith, the drugs got harder and his relationships - especially with Mick, various women and his family - became increasingly more complex.

Ronnie - This is ronnie the husband, father, grandfather and rock star the way you have never seen any rock star before. Ronnie" is an up-front and personal look at life as a Rolling Stone, from the inside, and at the Stones as the rest of the world has never seen them. And the five of them have, arguably, been seen in person by more people on this planet than anyone else in the history of mankind.

Up and Down with the Rolling Stones: My Rollercoaster Ride with Keith Richards

John Blake - Little brown Books for Young Readers. Here are the stones at their debauched peak cavorting around the world, snorting coke, getting raided, working black magic, smashing Bentleys, and mainlining heroin. Used book in Good Condition. Back Bay Books. Sanchez spares not even himself in these accounts, told with hard-hitting prose and featuring candid photographs.

Overlook Pr. Blake Publishing. Pan. Shrink-wrapped. Legendary among fans since its 1979 release, outrageous account of the Stones at their debauched peak Tony Sanchez worked for Keith Richards for eight years buying drugs, running errands, this is the absolutely over-the-top, originally titled I Was Keith Richards' Drug Dealer, and orchestrating cheap thrills.

Up and Down with the Rolling Stones: My Rollercoaster Ride with Keith Richards - In this notorious chronicle of that time, murder at altamont, marianne faithfull, frantic flights to Switzerland for blood changes, including Anita Pallenberg, and the steady stream of women, he records unforgettable accounts of the Stones' perilous misadventures racing cars along the Cote d'Azur, nights with the Beatles at the Stones-owned nightclub Vesuvio, and Bianca Jagger.

Bravado Men's The Rolling Stones Keith Smoke T-Shirt

Bravado Young Men's 31271796 - Officially licensed merchandise. Blake Publishing. 100 percent cotton. Used book in Good Condition. Shrink-wrapped. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Overlook Pr. Pan. Keith smoke Back Bay Books.

Richards, Keith - The Long Way Home

Pride Records - As iconic a rock star as the world is ever likely to witness, Keith Richards exemplifies the lifestyle and attitudes of one such with the swagger and bravado of a man a third of his age. More than 50 years of solid rocking and rolling are here put through the microscope and with the aid of seldom seen archive, rare footage and exclusive interviews plus contributions from those with which he has worked closest across the years, providing for the finest program on this inimitable artist yet to emerge.

100 percent cotton. Overlook Pr. Little brown Books for Young Readers. Used book in Good Condition. Back Bay Books. And while keef remains the coolest cat on the planet we are forced to wonder if the old black magic and faustian pacts have allowed this eccentric, brilliant journeyman to build the perfect beast.

Richards, Keith - The Long Way Home - This 2dvd set documents Richards' entire musical career both with and without the Rolling Stones. Officially licensed merchandise. Shrink-wrapped. Blake Publishing. Pan.