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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 felony case that buried him with a debt in far more than part 1000000 money. like the mysteries that surrounded red Floyd's Syd Barrett and the Manic highway Preachers' Richie Edwards, no one - actually not anyone - has any suggestion 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 historical past, half piece of musical secret. during this own quest the writer relays his encounters with fellow unique Deep red member Nick Simper and as an obsessive fan, all that that involves. Rod Evans continues to be the pivot through the e-book and while Deep red eventually get authorized into the Rock and Roll corridor of repute it units the writer off to the Induction rite in ny the place he could or would possibly not locate the Holy Grail he has looked for a number of years. it's also approximately friendship and the way the folk we meet impression 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 everybody - or, at any expense, every body above a definite age - will locate a bit of familiar.

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