Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

Duane Eddy: The Guitar Man Twangs Back

Chris Charlesworth, Melody Maker, 6 October 1973

THE FIRST REAL guitar superstar of the rock and roll age sits in an office no larger than a bathroom on North Vine off the Hollywood Boulevard. It's a music publishing office and he's there to listen to songs, cast his experienced eye over good and bad, and reject or accept according to their worth.

Total word count of piece: 1809

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: