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By Ray Davies

ISBN-10: 1402778910

ISBN-13: 9781402778919

ISBN-10: 1454915528

ISBN-13: 9781454915522

As a boy in post-War England, mythical Kinks singer/songwriter Ray Davies fell in love with the US – its video clips and song, its tradition of freedom fed his mind's eye.

In Americana, Davies attempts to make feel of his lengthy love-hate courting with the rustic that either evokes and frustrates him, and the place he approximately misplaced his lifestyles in a road shooting.

essentially the most attention-grabbing characters in popular culture and the British Invasion make appearances, from the well-known to the behind-the-scenes avid gamers. The e-book is interspersed with lyrics and in addition comprises pictures from Davies's personal assortment and the Kinks’ archive.

From his quintessentially English viewpoint, Davies – with candour, humour, and wit – takes us on a truly own street journey via his lifestyles and storied profession as a rock celebrity, and divulges what track, status and the USA rather suggest to him.

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