KINDLE ✾ Captain Trips Author Sandy Troy –

Captain Trips Reading Captain Trips Sandy Troy Avid Dead Fan And Chronicler Sandy Troy Probes Jerry Garcia S Personal And Professional Life Through Childhood And Adolescence, Summer Of Love Acid Tests, Drug Busts, Three Marriages, A Brush With Death, And His Comeback Troy Also Traces The Dead S Highs And Lows And Garcia S Musical Relationships With Songwriter Robert Hunter And Other Musicians In The Grateful Dead.

10 thoughts on “Captain Trips

  1. says:

    I am really into a Grateful Dead re discovery these days, having spent 5 months commuting from L.A to the Bay Area weekly for a job Lots of time to go through the CD collection I would bring a couple of handfuls of discs to keep me company on the drive Somehow I fell into a Grateful Dead re appreciation and thoroughly enjoyed that.So I was interest

  2. says:

    Captain Trips A biography of Jerry Garcia by Sandy Troy gives a full, complete lifeline of Jerry Garcia Troy has this ability, that captivates her reader It almost sucks you into a vortex, spitting you out right in the midst of the 70 s In comparison to Garcia An American Life by Blair Jackson, Captain Trips leaves it dead in the water Garcia An American Lif

  3. says:

    An older book by a long time fan of Garcia and the Dead It wasn t a really interesting read many times it seemed like a long list of the various musician configurations that Garcia played with a lot of names dropped of sidemen in each grouping The early book up to the mid 1960s was the best part the latter part seemed like a long Dead inspired improvisation on a theme

  4. says:

    Refreshing, in that this was written when JG was still alive So, a somewhat light weight tho often insightful portrait of a man with both comedy tragedy in his life, who grew up to do what he loved most in the world play the guitar with other intelligent creative musicians in fr...

  5. says:

    didn t love it but then again I read it when I hated reading and probably wasn t very good at it still not, by the way I ve debated picking it up and reading it again, but haven t had the courage yet.

  6. says:

    Captain Trips a Biography of Jerry Garcia by Sandy Troy Thunder s Mouth Press 1995 Biography Another Deadhead s take on the great Jerry G Lord, we miss him My rating 7 10, finished 2011.

  7. says:

    Quick, fun, positive read The author seemed to have good insight into the early years which is what interests me the most about Jerry The book was published in 1994 so it s obviously way outdated since Jerry was still alive at the time.

  8. says:

    If you like the Dead, this is a fair and fun read.

  9. says:

    I chose 5 stars because it is a very detailed look at Jerry s life and what he accomplished during it It s probably the best biography I ve read.

  10. says:

    This was an awesome book and provided a lot of information not only about Jerry Garcia but also his band The Grateful Dead.

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