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Gary Moore: The Official Biography

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Fascinating Biography on one of rocks (And Blues) most underrated, and talented guitarists ever to have graced a stage.Sensing that he needed a more disciplined environment, Moore then joined the jazz-fusion group Colosseum II, formed by the drummer Jon Hiseman. The album also spawned the hit single " Over the Hills and Far Away", which charted in nine countries. Moore also performed on the One World Project charity single " Grief Never Grows Old", which was released in 2005. Moore told former Thin Lizzy guitarist Eric Bell that after listening to some of his own albums, he thought they were "the biggest load of fucking shite" he had ever heard.

Later, when Gary was deep in debt and truly needed money, he was forced to sell the Greeny Les Paul, and play shows for Putin, Russian oligarchs, and other shady characters. In 1944, Moore recorded six of his radio monologues for Decca, including his classic “Hugh, the Blue Gnu”, his triple-time speed reading of “Little Red Riding Hood”, and a calamity-filled version of “In the Good Old Summertime”.Moore used it extensively throughout the remainder of his career and by the 2000s was his "main guitar". Unfortunately, this book (rightfully, IMO) portrays Gary an emotionally stunted, immature man in both his personal and professional life. The American' was the oldest paper in town since 1773 / 1799, formerly an afternoon / evening publications for most of its long influential history, but more recently when bought by Hearst from its longtime local owner / publisher Gen. Now, however, through extensive and revealing interviews with family members, friends and fellow musicians — including Ian Paice, Sharon Osbourne, Greg Lake, Glenn Hughes and members of THIN LIZZY — acclaimed rock biographer Harry Shapiro is able to take readers right to the heart of Gary's life and career.

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