No Quarter: The Three Lives Of Jimmy Page explores the life, times and music of the man behind one of the 20th centurys greatest bands: the mighty Led Zeppelin.Using new and exclusive interviews Martin Power tells the full story of Jimmy Pages long career. Starting with the early Sixties session scene when the teenage Page contributed to recordings by The Who, The Rolling Stones, Tom Jones and many more, the author goes on to explore Pages time in The Yardbirds, the band that would metamorphose into the legendary Led Zeppelin.Supported by album reviews, rare photographs, a full discography and candid conversations with Pages friends, managers and musical collaborators, author Martin Powers No Quarter: The Three Lives Of Jimmy Page represents the most comprehensive and up-to-date biography yet written about Jimmy Page - a "one man guitar army" and true music legend.
Martin Power has worked as an author, journalist and editor for over 20 years, writing well-received biographies of Jeff Beck, Manic Street Preachers, David Sylvian, Blur, Queen and Aerosmith - all published by Omnibus Press. He has lived in North London all his life.
The new biography of the leader of the rock band Led Zeppelin, who is widely considered one of the greatest and most influential guitarists of all time.
A major biography of Jimmy Page—the first since 2009 (Jimmy Page by Jimmy Page was primarily a photo book),No Quarter is a comprehensive account of the life and times of a legendary musician and celebrity. From his time as a session guitarist in the ‘60s, working with legendary rock groups like The Kinks and The Who, to his time with the Yardbirds and his eventual founding on Led Zeppelin and his post-Zeppelin career, this book is a rich, insightful telling of Page’s story. It has all the sex and drugs you’d expect from a rock icon, but Page is widely considered to be a mysterious figure and Martin Power’s biography will shed light on.