Which rocker overdosed on amphetamines early in his career and from then on demanded his band members be drug free? Which drummer was murdered in his friend’s apartment and it remains unsolved to this day? Which guitarist said in a post shortly before he succumbed to cancer that his current state is just like his rock star days in that he’s full of drugs, gin and tonics and surrounded by friends? Which band was instrumental in starting the CBGB’s scene in the early 70’s? Which keyboard player was slated to record tracks for the classic “Who’s Next” album but got drunk and fell out of a taxi at the studio breaking his arm? Which proto-metal producer told a young Springsteen in 1971 to “come back when you got some songs”?
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