Grammy Award winner Henry Owings is publisher of Chunklet magazine, a no-holds-barred chronicle of the music industry. Variously a DJ, promoter, record producer and booking agent, Owings has toured with rock bands for nearly a decade. No surprise, then, that The Rock Bible is packed with closely observed cliché-busting wit and wisdom for the celestial life of rock 'n' roll . . .
'If you get a drumstick endorsement, don't take one of those lame promo photos acting like you're breaking the sticks in half.'
'All drummers wearing headsets should be required to take a food order.'
'No drum gloves. if you can't hold on to drumsticks, you may want to rethink the "playing" part of playing drums.'
Art direction by Bryn Ashburn for Quirk.
Labels: The Rock Bible