Every Night's a Saturday Night: The Rock 'n' Roll Life of Legendary Sax Man Bobby Keys

Every Night's a Saturday Night: The Rock 'n' Roll Life of Legendary Sax Man Bobby Keys


Born in Slaton, Texas, a few 15 miles southeast of Lubbock, Bobby Keys has lived the type of existence that qualifies as a rock 'n' roll folktale. In his early children, Keys bribed his means into blood brother Holly’s storage band rehearsals. He took up the saxophone since it used to be the one device left unclaimed within the tuition band, and he confident his grandfather to signal his guardianship over to Crickets drummer J.I. Allison in order that he may possibly cross on travel as a teenager.

Keys spent years at the highway through the early days of rock ‘n’ roll with hitmakers like Bobby Vee and many of the acts on Dick Clark’s Caravan of Stars journey, via a long time as most sensible traveling and consultation sax guy for the likes of Mad canine and Englishmen, George Harrison, John Lennon, and onto, so much famously, his gig with The Rolling Stone from 1970 onward. Every Night's a Saturday Night unearths Keys surroundings down the numerous stories of an over-the-top rock ‘n’ roll existence in his personal inimitable voice.

Augmented by way of particular contributions with well-known buddies and fellow tourists like Keith Richards, Joe Crocker, and Jim Keltner, Every Night's a Saturday Night paints a special photo of the coming-of-age of rock ‘n’ roll itself whereas celebrating how Keys’s uncooked expertise and oversized character have increased him from sideman to a rock ‘n’ roll icon.

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