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I Was Elvis Presley's Bastard Love-Child
by Andrew Darlington

Subject: Marginalia / Music
Publisher: Headpress Critical Vision (UK)

Edition Our Price inc. p&p Status
first edition trade paperback, 224pp, ISBN 1900486172, 2002 UK only: £13.99 in stock

I Was Elvis Presley's Bastard Love-Child cover

My biological father died on Sunday, November 28, 1993, after falling downstairs drunk and never regaining consciousness. My real father was discovered on the bathroom floor of Graceland, August 16, 1977, and was pronounced dead at 3:30pm having never regained consciousness.
--Andrew Darlington, from his introduction

Andrew Darlington has been interviewing rock's luminaries and legends for several decades, spurred on as a child in the late 60s by testosterone, the napalm that was Elvis and hopes to bed hippie chicks. I Was Elvis Presley's Bastard Love-Child collects together his timeless and engaging conversations with a diverse selection of artists and band members, amongst them:

Peter Green/Fleetwood Mac
Country Joe McDonald
Grace Slick/Jefferson Airplane
Cabaret Voltaire
Gene Clark/The Byrds
Robert Plant/Led Zeppelin
Holger Czukay/Can
Dave Davies/The Kinks
Ian Hunter/Mott The Hoople
Mark E. Smith/The Fall
Siouxsie Sioux/The Banshees
The Stone Roses
Skunk Anansie