Big Man: Real Life & Tall Tales by Clarence Clemons, Don Reo

By Clarence Clemons, Don Reo

For the 1st time ever comes the interior tale of Clarence "Big Man" Clemons--his existence prior to, in the course of and past the E-Street Band, together with incredible, never-before-told adventures with Bruce Springsteen, the band, and a tremendous solid of different well-known characters acknowledged by way of himself and his ally, tv author/ manufacturer Don Reo.

Here are only a number of issues you'll get from analyzing it:

* the reality in the back of the ultimate hours of constructing Born To Run
* the genuine tale of the way the E-Street Band received its identify
* What occurred while Clarence and Ringo Starr have been sitting in a inn room and Clarence received the decision that Bruce used to be breaking apart the band
* How Bruce and Clarence met that darkish, stormy evening on the scholar Prince
* The E-Street band's express at Sing-Sing criminal the place all in their gear blows out correct as they take the level
* the key that Robert De Niro instructed Clarence and Bruce they'd to maintain for 25 years

But that's simply a glimpse. this isn't your normal rock publication. it's anything inventive, anything designated, whatever new. it's the tale of E-Street. it's the tale of reports. it's the tale of the large guy.

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Then she smiled slightly, patted my arm, and walked away. I ate the oyster crackers on the New Jersey Turnpike. Jamesburg, New Jersey, 1969 Clarence I walked out of the house, put my horn in the car, climbed in and started the engine. It was another Buick. I thought I’d never get into a Buick again after the accident, but I now saw that event as a blessing. It had been a mystical, deeply profound experience. Yes, it spelled the end of my career in football. My injuries stopped me from trying out for the Browns, but that’s the way it goes.

I was with Norman for almost three years. The girl singer in the band was named Karen Cassidy, and during that time her best friend started dating a guy named Bruce. Everglades National Park Don The following is a conversation Clarence and I had out on the water about the legendary night he walked from the club where he was working to the one where Bruce was playing. R. ” “I kept hearing how great he was from this girl in our band,” said Clarence. ” “Her name was Karen Cassidy,” he said. “Her roommate was going out with Bruce and Karen kept telling me, ‘You’ve got to see this guy!

His intention had been to have a few drinks, then head over to see Smooth Gary Walker and the Immortals, who were appearing at Johnny’s Dreambar. One drink had led to another, as one bar led to another, and everybody was so nice and wanted to buy the big black guy a drink, and then things got a little fragmented in his memory. He had pieces: some faces, snippets of music, the feeling of heat around his head, and smoky rooms and lights and teeth and people on the sidewalk looking at him and getting out of his way and then… then just the blackout.

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