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By Adrian Jarvis

Chasing Shadows is the tale of an obsessed fan's one-man quest to discover the unique Deep crimson singer Rod Evans. Evans dropped off the radar in 1980 following a criminal case that buried him with a debt in far more than part one million cash. like the mysteries that surrounded purple Floyd's Syd Barrett and the Manic road Preachers' Richie Edwards, not anyone - actually not anyone - has any thought the place he's or what he has been doing. So Jarvis set himself a problem: locate Rod Evans. half memoir, half piece of musical heritage, half piece of musical secret. during this own quest the writer relays his encounters with fellow unique Deep pink member Nick Simper and as an obsessive fan, all that that involves. Rod Evans continues to be the pivot during the booklet and while Deep pink eventually get authorised into the Rock and Roll corridor of reputation it units the writer off to the Induction rite in manhattan the place he may perhaps or won't locate the Holy Grail he has searched for numerous years. it's also approximately friendship and the way the folk we meet effect us and proportion the trips on which we embark. it's a picaresque story, occasionally comedian, occasionally relocating, occasionally laced with myth, however it is one within which all people - or, at any price, every person above a undeniable age - will locate a bit of familiar.

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