Turn on the radio or take the time to flip through the stacks of used CDs at your local thrift store. Google “rock ‘n’ roll music,” even. Better yet, visit any public place that plays popular music from the last 50 years or so as the soundtrack to your Saturday afternoon grocery-shopping, clothes-buying or indie record store-scouting experience and you’ll find that no matter where you go, there’s an ever-enduring presence that since the late 1960s has been a mainstay in the world of pop culture and popular music: a former blues band turned rock ‘n’ roll atom bomb called Fleetwood Mac.
Though much of the band’s popularity stems from their work in the late seventies and eighties, from an era when gas was 50 cents a gallon and singers were their own songwriters, there’s a reason why the band has been able to maintain their status as rock ‘n’ roll royalty even more than 50 years after making their debut as a London-based blues group.
His name is Lindsey Buckingham.
Playing in the Rain explores Buckingham’s journey from aspiring rock and roller to solo star, legendary producer, and chief architect of Fleetwood Mac’s legacy and global superstardom. In doing so, Playing in the Rain fills gaps in modern conceptualizations of the band and Buckingham’s own life and legacy.
Playing in the Rain is a compelling, fascinating, and inspiring true story that will captivate as well as entertain readers for many hours on end! Playing in the Rain is a book I knew I had to read and review ever since I found it, I knew I had to read it because I love Fleetwood Mac and anybody that does too, as well as those that love biographies on incredible people, will love Playing in the Rain! From the description of the book alone, I knew that I would love Playing in the Rain, and now that I have finished it I can happily write that this book is amazing and did live up to my expectations! Readers who enjoy biographies will love Playing in the Rain thanks to its gripping, intriguing, and captivating true story, so I implore you lovely readers to have a read of Playing in the Rain, as you won’t regret it!
Playing in the Rain is a sensational book that will take readers on a deep dive into the life of Lindsey Buckingham, lead guitarist and co-lead vocalist of Fleetwood Mac. The author Tyler Martin Sehnal takes his readers on an intimate look into Fleetwood Mac and showed how they transformed from a blues band to a rock ‘n’ roll giant that is still enduring today. The reader will take a look into the life of Lindsey Buckingham and how he went from being an aspiring rock star to becoming a legendary producer and solo artist. It makes for a fascinating read that provides great insight into an incredible man’s life that will inspire and inform you at the same time, and this book lovers is the short premise of the wonderful Playing in the Rain!
Playing in the Rain is a book that is flawlessly written and a book that is executed in the most entertaining of ways. Tyler Martin Sehnal is a talented author; the reader won’t be able to think anything but this as they begin to read her book. That is because Sehnal’s descriptive prose is sensational and this combined with the extensive but concise details laced throughout, makes Playing in the Rain an unmissable and flawless read!
Usually, with biographies, I find that the author holds back; the author typically holds back on some details. However, Tyler Martin Sehnal is an author who is brazen with his work, and so he holds back on nothing regarding the life of Lindsey Buckingham. The outcome of this is an accurate portrayal of a notable figure in music history that should definitely not be missed!
Overall Playing in the Rain is an intricately detailed, flawless and intriguing story about a fantastic person written by somebody who is incredibly talented and so I have no choice but to award this stellar book five stars so please if you are a reader who loves biographies of incredible people, then you should not miss out on this brilliant book! Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers!
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