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Wenner, Jann

Overview
Works: 102 works in 215 publications in 6 languages and 9,190 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Interviews  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Records and correspondence  History  Rock music  Popular music  Anecdotes  Drama 
Roles: Editor, Author of introduction, Interviewer, Director, Interviewee, Performer
Classifications: PN4874.T444, B
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jann Wenner
Gonzo : the life of Hunter S. Thompson : an oral biography by Jann Wenner ( Book )
14 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in English and held by 1,495 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Few American lives are stranger, more action-packed, or wilder than that of Hunter S. Thompson. Born a rebel in Louisville, Kentucky, Thompson spent a lifetime channeling his energy and insight into such landmark works as Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas--and his singular and provocative style challenged and revolutionized writing. Now, two of his colleagues have interviewed the Good Doctor's friends, family, acquaintances and colleagues, from Hell's Angels leader Sonny Barger to Ralph Steadman to Jack Nicholson to Jimmy Buffett to Pat Buchanan to Marilyn Manson and Thompson's two wives, son, and longtime personal assistant, and woven their memories into an oral biography. It's all here in its uncensored glory: the creative frenzies, the love affairs, the drugs and booze and guns and explosives and, ultimately, the tragic suicide. As Thompson was fond of saying, "Buy the ticket, take the ride."--Publisher description
20 years of Rolling stone : what a long, strange trip it's been ( Book )
9 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Articles, interviews and photographs published in Rolling Stone. Authors, artists, and subjects included are Tom Wolfe, Hunter S. Thompson, Richard Avedon, Annie Leibovitz, Ralph Steadman, The Beatles, The Grateful Dead, Bob Dylan, Pete Townshend, Sting, Bruce Springsteen, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Woodstock, Kent State, Vietnam, Patty Hearst, Charles Manson, Karen Silkwood, and John Lennon
Fear and loathing at Rolling Stone : the essential writing of Hunter S. Thompson by Hunter S Thompson ( Book )
9 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in English and held by 847 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthology of top-selected "Rolling Stone" articles offers insight into both the late Thompson's early career and the magazine's fledgling years, in a volume that includes the stories of his infamous Freak Party sheriff campaign and his observations about the Bush-versus-Kerry presidential rivalry
The Rolling Stone interviews ( Book )
9 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 701 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Product Description: The Rolling Stone interview was the centerpiece of the most important American magazine of its generation. It was-and continues to be today-the imprimatur of true cultural importance, the place where our heroes, idols and stars unveil their great selves as nowhere else. Indeed, Lennon, Dylan, Clapton, Springsteen, Bono, Eminem, Eastwood, Nicholson and countless others revealed the secrets behind their art and their lives in Rolling Stone's pages. Now, for the first time ever, the very best interviews from the magazine's remarkable 40-year history have been collected in a single volume. All of the biggest and most important musicians, writers, political figures and directors are here-completely unafraid to bare their souls and comment candidly on the issues of their day. THE ROLLING STONE INTERVIEWS is more than a collection; it's a marvelous cultural history
Lennon remembers by John Lennon ( Book )
13 editions published between 1972 and 2001 in 5 languages and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Published on the twentieth anniversary of his death, and containing substantial new material never before seen in print, Lennon Remembers presents a compelling portrait of a complex musical genius at the height of his career. Occasionally anguished and angry, often reflective and poignant, these interviews are indispensable to understanding who John Lennon was and why his legacy continues to resonate today."--BOOK JACKET
Bob Dylan : a retrospective by Craig McGregor ( Book )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of essays by authors: Robert Shelton, Gil Turner, Sidney Fields, Val Adams, Nat Hentoff, Irwin Silber, Paul Nelson, Joseph Gelmis, Nora Ephron, Susan Edmiston, Ewan MacCall, Frances Taylor, Joseph Haas, Israel Young, Studs Terkel, Jules Siegel, John Gordon, Ralph J. Gleason, Michael Iachetta, Richard Goldstein, Lilian Roxon, Ellen Willis, Huber Saal, Jon Landau, John Cohen, Happy Traum, Tom Smucker, Michael March, William C. Woods, Nik Cohn, Jann Wenner, Robert Christgau, Steven Goldberg, A.J. Weberman, Wilfred Mellers
The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame : the first 25 years : the definitive chronicle of rock & roll as told by its legends by Holly George-Warren ( Book )
3 editions published between 2009 and 2011 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gives a complete overview of all Rock Hall inductees and awards ceremonies by year, with photos, first-person anecdotes, and encapsulated biographies
25th anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame concerts ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This videodisc features live and previously unseen performances, and includes the 2009 celebration of the Hall's silver anniversary, marked by two all-star New York Concerts that aired on HBO. Features U2 performing with Fergie and Mick Jagger, Bruce Springsteen with John Fogerty, Metallica, Aretha Franklin, and more
Lennon remembers by John Lennon ( Book )
21 editions published between 1971 and 1979 in English and held by 360 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rolling Stone interviews conducted in 1970 and published in 1971
The Rolling stone environmental reader ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
issues, the U.S. government's contributions to the environmental crisis and the implications of the wholesale destruction of the rain forests. But lest the essays appear to be too one-sided, the volume also includes P.J. O'Rourke's essay "The Greenhouse Affect," which details, in typical O'Rourke fashion, his thoughts on Earth Day 1990 and the environmental movement in general. This volume clearly demonstrates why Rolling Stone has been and continues to be one of
Atlantic Records the house that Ahmet built ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Follows the career of Atlantic Records co-founder, Ahmet Ertegun, and examines Atlantic Records' impact on the evolution of popular music while offering an insider's look at the recording industry from its infancy to today. Features rare clips, performances, and studios sessions of Atlantic recording artists
Fear and loathing at Rolling Stone the essential writing of Hunter S. Thompson by Hunter S Thompson ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fear and loathing at Rolling Stone' presents 42 examples of the best of Hunter S. Thompson's work edited anew, along with never-before-seen selections from the correspondence between Wenner and Thompson. The result is a vital inside glimpse of the rollicking spectacle of a writer at his peak, delivering the work of his career to the editor of the magazine that became his literary home
Garcia ( Book )
5 editions published between 1972 and 1993 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Everything waits to be noticed by Art Garfunkel ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Garcia : a signpost to a new space by Jerry Garcia ( Book )
6 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The reissue of a cult classic--with an extraordinarily engaging and intelligent ramble with one of the most lively and original minds of our time
John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band by John Lennon ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews, music, still photos, and archival footage relate the creation of John Lennon's first solo album
One flew over the cuckoo's nest ( Visual )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"In this program, Ken Kesey, Kesey scholar John Clark Pratt, psychiatrist and critic Frank Pittman, 'Rolling Stone's' Jann Wenner, 1960's icon Wavy Gravy, and others set 'One flew over the cuckoo's nest--an indictment of Eisinhower Era conformity--within the context of its times. Together they talk about the novel, the Academy Award-winning movie, and Kesey's role as leader of the Merry Pranksters and the star of the West Coast psychedelic scene. Producer Saul Zaentz, director Milos Forman, and Louise Fletcher (Nurse Ratched) describe the making of the movie. The influence of Cuckoo's Nest on mental hospital reform is also considered"--Films for the Humanities & Sciences web site @ www.films.com
Lennon ongecensureerd : de volledige Rolling Stone-interviews uit 1970 by John Lennon ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in Dutch and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tekst van het interview met John Lennon uit 1970 dat de hoofdredacteur van het roemruchte Amerikaanse blad 'Rolling Stone' met hem had
The life of Hunter S. Thompson : an oral biography by Jann Wenner ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lan nong hui yi : 1970 nian << Gun shi za zhi >>Rolling Stone wan zheng zhuan fang lu by Wei Na ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in Chinese and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Wenner, Jann.
Wenner Jann 1946-....
Wenner, Jann S.
ウェナー, ヤーン
ウェナー, ヤン・S
Languages
English (114)
Japanese (2)
Chinese (1)
Hungarian (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
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