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Stoned

Photographs and treasures from life with the Rolling Stones

By Jo Wood

  • Hardback
  • £20.00

A never-before-seen look inside the world of the Rolling Stones.

Married to the Stones' legendary guitarist Ronnie, Jo Wood was at the heart of all-night parties, hours in the recording studio, months on tour, time spent in prison, meeting famous friends and, above all, having a good time. But her unique personal collection shows more than just the world's biggest rock band at work. Photographs, notes and diary entries reveal a previously unseen, intimate side to a group of people who weren't rock stars to Jo - they were her closest friends.

Her book takes us from the chaotic days of the late 1970s - when the Stones could walk the streets of London after a night partying without being bothered by anyone - to the early days of the 2000s, when the band's tours had become corporate-sponsored events. Jo's photographs and memories show what it was like to be on the inside of music history.

Biographical Notes

Jo Wood's career began as a fashion model in the 1970s. She met Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood at a party in 1977 and fell in love, marrying him in 1985 and remaining together until their split in 2009. They remain friends. Today, she has an award-winning range of body care products and regularly appears on television and in magazines.

Jo will be assisted by Jon Bennet. Jon is a respected music journalist who has written for magazines and newspapers including Mojo, Q, the Guardian, the Observer and The Sunday Times.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9781788401494
  • Publication date: 05 Sep 2019
  • Page count: 256
  • Imprint: Cassell
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