SMITH, JOE Off the Record. An Oral History of Popular Music. Edited by Michael Fink
New York Warner 1988
First Edition. Signed by the author, Joe Smith, with a presentation inscription: “Robert, thanks for the time and the memories. Joe Smith 11/3/88.” With a photocopy of a typed letter signed from the book's recipient, a recod executive, thanking Mr. Smith for the book. Illustrated. Fine copy in a fine bright dust jacket. A substantial collection of over 200 interviews with musicians, songwriters, and music industry personalities comprising a history of popular music, including Bob Dylan, Paul McCartney, Tony Bennett, Rod Stewart, Jerry Lee Lewis, Ray Charles, Mick Jagger, Robert Plant, Bill Graham, and many more.