I'M THE FACE - PETE WILKY & JOHN HELLIER - RELEASE NOV 16
Pete Wilky & John Hellier release the much-awaited life story of The Who's first manager/publicist and original 'Ace Face/'King of the Mods' Mr Peter Meaden.
The book includes exclusive contributions from Pete Townshend, Andrew Loog Oldham, Bill Curbishley, Jimmy James, Irish Jack, Mickey Tenner, Allen Merrill, Richard 'Barney' Barnes, Peter 'Dougal' Butler, Gerald Meaden, Iain Sinclair, John Emery and others ... These people were Meaden's closest friends, associates and family. We can now tell the full cradle to grave story of this enigmatic and incredibly respected pioneer of the British Mod scene. This book has the endorsement of some of the biggest names in the Mod scene and initial reviews are incredibly positive. Pete Townshend is reported to have said the book was 'very well researched' in one review.
Now the public can finally get to know the story of Pete Meaden, a man who some still hold in very high-esteem despite his premature death in 1978. Pre-orders are available NOW so get yourself a copy of this unique and commendable insight into the man who set the benchmark for every Mod Face who followed!