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Throughout his 44 years in the entertainment industry- Malcolm Cook met and worked with some of the biggest names in show business -- Eden Kane- Cilla Black- Billy Fury- Tom Jones- Gene Pitney- Del Shannon- Gerry & The Pacemakers- P.J. Proby- the Kinks- Glen Campbell- Roger Whittaker- Rudolf Nureyev- Alvin Stardust- Bad Manners- Canned Heat- the Ronettes- Kris Kristofferson- Tammy Wynette ...the list goes on and on. In this humorous- fast-paced biographical account- Cook lifts the lid on what it takes to keep a show on the road and artists and audiences happy. Its all here: transport problems- unscrupulous promoters- run-ins with East German police- hassles with the Mafia- tea with the Duke of Norfolk- the wind-ups- the laughter- the heartbreak and the tears. Along the way- the author also includes vignettes of some of the prime movers and shakers of British showbiz including Brian Epstein- Arthur Howes- Hal Carter and Michael Levy to round off this unique insight into what really goes on behind the scenes.... Please click here to ask a question
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