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REVIEW Lyrics Prose õ PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB ´ Emerging from the New Wave music scene of the late ‘70s The Cars catapulted to success with the very first single—“Just What I Needed”—off of their debut album Led by Ric Ocasek the lead vocalist along with Benjamin Orr rhythm guitarist and songwriter The Cars became one of Pans from The Cars’ self titled debut album in 1978 to Move Like This released in 2011 as well as Ocasek’s six solo albumsThis is not merely a songbook for fans of The Cars however Ocasek is a versatile and affecting poet as well as songwriter and his original verses interspersed with album artwork and than twenty five beautiful black and white photographs round out this beguiling bo. This book was a gift and I found it to be a uick fun read Assuming you're a Ric Ocasek fan you may find yourself singing along to the first two thirds of the book Well at least I did I really enjoyed the last 13 of the book starting with Other Lyrics but even so when I hit the Freely Sing and Paradise Poems through to the end New fave word Noisicians I really like his wordplay

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Emerging from the New Wave music scene of the late ‘70s The Cars catapulted to success with the very first single “Just What I Needed” off of their debut album Led by Ric Ocasek the lead vocalist along with Benjamin Orr rhythm guitarist and songwriter The Cars became one of the most successful bands of the ‘80s and their songs are just as beloved by fans todayOcasek himself has h. I was intrigued by this saddened of course by the recent news of Ric's passing I was a fan of not only The Cars how could you not like the cars but also his solo albums And of course his production work But I never knew how into words he was poet as well as lyricist Well look not all of them are up to much but the sheer amount of work here is prodigious and the early lyrics and poems 1968 1974 pre fame pre Cars is certainly interesting There's an economy to his very best lyrics too Cars songs stayed written so very well written such a great marriage between the lyrical lines and musical ones RIP

SUMMARY Lyrics Prose

Lyrics ProseAd an illustrious career beyond The Cars from writing and performing solo work publishing poetry in Granta and elsewhere and producing albums by musical artists like Weezer Hole Guided By Voices and Jonathan Richman In Lyrics Prose Ocasek collects his lyrics together for the first time and included throughout are Ocasek’s early handwritten notes and set lists doodles and all His work s. I have fallen in love with the Cars hence why I picked up this book A lot of Ocasek's poetry works if you don't uestion it too much if you start to overanalyze it it's not as effective as if you just let it suggest things to you at uick glance I liked this book a lot Plus it has the original lyrics sheets to a lot of Cars songs which is wonderful just the original Just What I Needed is worth the price of admission Definitely recommended if you're a fan of Ric Ocasek