'Our overspilling energy was enough to chase girls, write songs, rehearse, play... It was a continuous adventure.'
Ronnie Wood's original handwritten diary is shared here for the first time, giving unique insight into his life and the period. With a new commentary of over 12,000 words, Ronnie Wood shares memories from the Birds, the Jeff Beck Group, the Faces, the Rolling Stones, and discusses musical peers and influences, including:
The Animals, The Artwoods, Long John Baldry, Shirley Bassey, The Beach Boys, The Beatles, Jeff Beck, Chuck Berry, The Birds, David Bowie, The Byrds, Eric Clapton, Spencer Davies, Deep Purple, Bo Diddley, Donovan, Bob Dylan, Everly Brothers, the Faces, Marianne Faithfull, Fleetwood Mac, Marvin Gaye, Gene Vincent, Gerry and the Pacemakers, Grateful Dead, The Hollies, John Lee Hooker, Howlin' Wolf, Jimi Hendrix, Hubert Sumlin, Elton John, Davy Jones, The Kinks, Alexis Korner, Lemmy, Little Walter, Martha & the Vandellas, John Mayall, Zoot Money, Moody Blues, Jimmy Page, Wilson Pickett, The Pretty Things, Jimmy Reed, The Rolling Stones, Sandie Shaw, Jimmy Smith, Rod Stewart, The Temptations, The Tremeloes, Jethro Tull, Muddy Waters, Stevie Winwood, The Who, Stevie Wonder, The Yardbirds ...and many more.