Written entirely by acclaimed bassist, songwriter and lyricist Bob Daisley, ‘For Facts Sake’ is a fascinating account of a journey that led him to. For Facts Sake has 5 ratings and 1 review. Shannon said: some of the content of this book was very entertaining and interesting. However, there was also. It is for those reasons that bassist Bob Daisley’s For Facts Sake is so special. It isn’t padded. It isn’t ghost-written. It is loaded with pictures that.
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But I just don’t think sqke is Satan doing everything on her own without Ozzy’s compliance and agreement. Granted, these issues and interests worked their way into his music. Dio, Daisley, Blackmore, Powell, Stone.
The 30th anniversary reissues of Ozzy Osbourne ‘s seminal ‘Blizzard of Ozz’ and ‘Diary of a Madman’ albums that were released last year were important to fans if for no other reason than the faccts fact that bassist Bob Daisley and drummer Daksley Kerslake’s contributions to the discs had been restored. Sharon wanted the band dropped from her fathers label before she got together with Ozzy. I got used to the writing style, but never enjoyed it. Rock is littered dalsley good intentions, smashed hopes, and the complications related to making a living, making music, and making peace with the business end of things.
I enjoyed working with him musically, and I enjoyed his friendship. Sharon Osbourne’s recent statement to Guitar World that “Kerslake and Daisley stuck together in the band because they were the last two in, so to speak … they were session guys who could come and go” is not accurate, according to Daisley.
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He can do whatever the hell he pleases!! Osbourne was considered unreliable and drunken imbecile! So you keep on mangling the spelling of my name 9 ways to Sunday, if you choose Dl marked it as to-read Feb 26, The ozzy stuff was 4 stars but everything else was stars so I’m rating this one low overall because there were more flaws than successes with it.
An excerpt is available below: Robert John “Bob” Daisley. Autumn Dasiley marked it as to-read Sep 01, However, taking the wider view, I think that they won the qualified argument in both cases.
When that great Rock And Roll Book is eventually written, Bob can rest assured his babyface mug will be all over it. It was rarely the thing facing me as I worked my way through such a detailed, animated, and honest tale. It would be absolutely nice if we could put all that business stuff aside and just look at the friendship vor the personal side of things and create again.
To do so, daisleey the downward arrow on the top-right corner of the Facebook comment the arrow is invisible until you roll over it cor select the appropriate action. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I can go on and on about Kerslake. But the Osbournes wouldn’t come to the table, y’know.
Fool me once, shame on you. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Written entirely by acclaimed bassist, songwriter and lyricist Bob Daisley, ‘For Facts Sake’ boob a fascinating account of a journey that led him to work with some of the biggest names in Rock.
Hannah Walker marked it as to-read Sep 24, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. And so much more! To ask other readers questions about For Facts Sakeplease sign up. Thanasis marked it as to-read Sep 02, Want to Read saving…. Daisley maintains that the recordings were changed to prevent him and Kerslake from receiving proper royalties.
I really enjoy reading your first hand accounts. It was a really good read. It’s incendiary stuff, and Daisley certainly doesn’t hold back as he shares his recollection of events.
Bob is an ardent follower of David Icke, a kind of sociological prophet, whose tirades on New World Orders sometimes come off as a little too Polka Daisle Without The Flying V, if they are not seasoned with the requisite background knowledge.
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Only a member of this blog may post a comment. Daisley lovingly captures swke that are often lost in other works of this sort. So blaming Sharon for everything and absolving ozzy is sexist in my opinion.
Open Preview See a Problem? Shows how much dake know. Daisley contends he wanted a small royalty, but called the Osbournes “too greedy and self-absorbed” to pay him rightfully for hours upon hours of material, which he recorded for reference at the time, not out of foresight that he could be paid for it down the road.
Tim Bedore rated it it was amazing Nov 08, I loved the Book and I am on my second time through it! It really is a detailed book, Kixchix. Books by Bob Daisley.
For Facts Sake by Bob Daisley
You will laugh, you will be taken aback, you will be informed, you will recognize many names and learn of new ones, you will nod your head at times, at other times call bullshit, and yes, you will weep when a death in the rock and roll family shakes us to our blues roots.
I just found that book was so candid–even when I cringed–and so informative–esp. Ozzy, Sharon and Don Arden still would have made millions 10 times over and still been able to pay Daisley, Kerslake and Rhoads decent salaries All I had to do was remember the truth and the truth is the truth, so I just told the truth.
Dan Richmond marked it as to-read Jan 03,