I highly recommend this book to anyone whether they are a Kinks fan or not.
When I was first done reading it, I wasn't sure if I was happy or upset that I now knew so much about him, but that's pretty much how Dave seems to make people feel.
The most compelling aspect of this book is Dave's straight forward, almost conversational narrative.
Well worth reading. I was sorry when the book ended.
Dave lived life to the full and very honest.
He's a fun and loving family man. Read more
firstly i just gotta tell ya this hilarious story - one night sept 1985 after the kinks played at the Pier 84 concert (thats NYC)- two kids were chasing a limo up the street - i... Read morePublished 9 months ago by David Terralavoro
I liked the hard cover library book discard. Great Shape and liked it still had library references. Came promptly in a protective wrap. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Ernest Allen Tarzwell
i LOVE the book. it has the ring of TRUTH about it, which is kind of rare in autobiographies. this comes across as an honest accounting of his fascinating life. Read morePublished 13 months ago by Marcia Wilson
Dave's story from his family home life, through early success, up until the later part of the Kinks. Read morePublished 17 months ago by Jeffrey L. Bearden
I love Dave and the Kinks but was a bit surprised when reading of Dave's drug usage and women chasing. Read morePublished 18 months ago by Lee V. Blaschke
I love the Kinks, but I'm disappointed to learn that the Davies brothers aren't particularly interesting people. Read morePublished on September 12, 2012 by J. Martin
Here are the two prongs of the dilemma: If you have any interest in The Kinks, this book is a must-read. If you have any interest in good books, you need to turn tail and run. Read morePublished on November 23, 2011 by Kodiak B.
I loved this book. I would strongly recommend it to any Kinks fan. I learned so much more about Dave, the band and their music having read it.Published on August 10, 2011 by krnsp