"If the real thing don't do the trick . . ."Profiling one of the most popular and enduring female-fronted hard rock bands in rock 'n' roll, this book offers a backstage pass to the writing and recording of all of Heart’s hit albums and smash singles. Featuring exclusive interviews with band leaders Ann and Nancy Wilson, this rock history also includes insights from longtime guitarist Howard Leese, as well as interviews with the producers who helped craft Heart's hits, including Mike Flicker, Ron Nevison, Keith Olsen, and Ritchie Zito.
Reviews"Puts the emphasis where it belongs—on Ann Wilson's voice." —The Oregonian
"Pushed along with extensive quotes from most of the key players, alternating with a mixed bag of facts, figures, tidbits and whatnot, [this book] is the most authoritative tome out there on Heart." —Vintagerock.com
"Crammed with tons of previously unseen images, Heart: In the Studio lives up to its title . . . it lends a greater understanding of the inner workings of a successful rock & roll outfit." —FMQB Magazine
Author BiographyJake Brown has published 15 books, including 50 Cent: No Holds Barred, Biggie Smalls: Ready to Die, Dr. Dre: In the Studio, Suge Knight: The Rise, Fall and Rise of Death Row Records, Tupac: In the Studio (authorized by the estate), as well as titles on Kanye West, R. Kelly, Jay-Z, and non-hip-hop titles. He is the owner of the hard rock label Versailles Records, distributed nationally by Big Daddy Music Distribution. He lives in Nashville, Tennessee.