RIP Kim Fowley

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January 17, 2015 at 1:21 pm Quote #41667


Wasn’t he part of early Van Halen history? Co-wrote one of their demos or something like that?

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January 17, 2015 at 1:28 pm Quote #41668


Kim Fowley – Sunset Strip concert promoter – booked the band into the Whisky a Go-Go

January 17, 2015 at 1:38 pm Quote #41669


He also tried to get VH a record deal in 76, before Gene Simmons came on the scene. He was more involved later into 77, but I will save that story for when my book comes out later this year.

He also co-wrote — with Steven T. of Venus and the Razorblades — Young and Wild, which was done on the 77 WB demo.

January 17, 2015 at 4:09 pm Quote #41672



EDDIE’S fingers aren’t fingers they are muscle-powered pistons that hammer guitar strings to the fretboard with the force of a rivet gun”.


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