Sandy Denny: No More Sad Refrains


Publisher: Omnibus Press
Artist: Sandy Denny
Author: Clinton Heylin
Format: Books | Biography

Clinton Heylin's biography No More Sad Refrains, draws on hours of interviews with Sandy's closest friends and musical collaborators, access to her diaries and unreleased work, to produce a moving portrait of a complex, driven, but fatally flawed genius, who remains the finest female singer-songwriter this country has ever produced.

About The Artist


Sandy Denny provided the original vocals, alongside Robert Plant, for the classic Led Zeppelin song The Battle Of Evermore. Island Records released a limited edition nineteen CD retrospective of Denny's work in 2010.

"She was a perfect British folk voice" - Pete Townshend.

"My favourite singer out of all the British girls that ever were" - Robert Plant

About The Author


Clinton Heylin is one of the most respected rock historians writing today. He is the author of acclaimed biographies of Bob Dylan, Sandy Denny and Van Morrison. He was nominated for the Ralph J. Gleason award for his Bob Dylan: The Recording Sessions.

ISBN: 9781849386982
Published on: 10 June 2011
No of pages: 297
Language: English
Catalogue No: OP53856

    Musicroom Reviews

    This is a good book on Sandy... It is just such a sad story. I found it quite depressing, a talented life wasted. Cliton Heylin has been truthful, I believe in this account. Maybe the truth is better sometimes hidden.
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