By Greg Prato
Probably the most tragic tales of the 1990’s rock international was once that of singer Shannon Hoon, and his band, Blind Melon. regardless of scoring one of many decade’s so much enduring singles and video clips, “No Rain,”and a quadruple platinum hit with their 1992 self-titled debut album (in addition to traveling along rock’s largest names), Hoon couldn't conquer a perilous drug habit. in simple terms documents right into a promising occupation, Hoon was once useless from an overdose on the age of 28. ‘A satan on One Shoulder and an Angel at the Other’ is the 1st e-book to inform the group’s story—culled from over 50 particular interviews (including the surviving band participants and people closest to the band) and that includes many never-before-seen photographs. “I am venerated that Greg has painstakingly accounted for what the hell occurred in the course of these loopy instances. He has summed up all of the chaos, jubilation, and paranoia that's Blind Melon.” -Brad Smith, Blind Melon bassist
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A Devil on One Shoulder and an Angel on the Other: The Story of Shannon Hoon and Blind Melon by Greg Prato