The Resource From cradle to stage : stories from the mothers who rocked and raised rock stars, Virginia Hanlon Grohl

From cradle to stage : stories from the mothers who rocked and raised rock stars, Virginia Hanlon Grohl

Label
From cradle to stage : stories from the mothers who rocked and raised rock stars
Title
From cradle to stage
Title remainder
stories from the mothers who rocked and raised rock stars
Statement of responsibility
Virginia Hanlon Grohl
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
While the Grohl family had always been musical-the family sang together on long car trips, harmonizing to Motown and David Bowie-Virginia never expected her son to become a musician, let alone a rock star. But when she saw him perform in front of thousands of screaming fans for the first time, she knew that rock stardom was meant to be for her son. And as Virginia watched her son's star rise, she often wondered about the other mothers who raised sons and daughters who became rock stars. Were they as surprised as she was about their children's fame' Did they worry about their children's livelihood and wellbeing in an industry fraught with drugs and other dangers' Did they encourage their children's passions despite the odds against success, or attempt to dissuade them from their grandiose dreams' Do they remind their kids to pack a warm coat when they go on tour' Virginia decided to seek out other rock star mothers to ask these questions, and so began a two-year odyssey in which she interviewed such women as Verna Griffin, Dr. Dre's mother; Marianne Stipe, Michael Stipe of REM's mother; Janis Winehouse, Amy Winehouse's mother; Patsy Noah, Adam Levine's mother; Donna Haim, mother of the Haim sisters; Hester Diamond, Mike D of The Beastie Boys' mother. With exclusive family photographs and a foreword by Dave Grohl, From Cradle to Stage will appeal to mothers and rock fans everywhere
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
TEFOD
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grohl, Virginia Hanlon
Dewey number
782.42166092/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML394
LC item number
.G847 2017eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Rock musicians
  • Mothers of rock musicians
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Rich & Famous
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From cradle to stage : stories from the mothers who rocked and raised rock stars, Virginia Hanlon Grohl
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unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
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  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn983202301
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580056458
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A396AAD9-431B-4B32-8E77-84F847B7CA15
System control number
(OCoLC)983202301
Label
From cradle to stage : stories from the mothers who rocked and raised rock stars, Virginia Hanlon Grohl
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn983202301
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xv, 224 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781580056458
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
A396AAD9-431B-4B32-8E77-84F847B7CA15
System control number
(OCoLC)983202301

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