Eric Burdon http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/41869/all en Animals rock veteran Eric Burdon writing memoir http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130326/animals-rock-veteran-eric-burdon-writing-memoir <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Eric Burdon, the singer of the 1960s blues-rock band The Animals, is writing a memoir detailing his five decades in the music industry, publisher Alfred Music said on Tuesday.</p> <p>The book, entitled "Breathless," will be released late this year, the publisher said.</p> <p>Burdon, 71, best known for merging U.S. blues music with 1960s British rock and roll, said the book will be a way for him to recall and recount the many details of his musical life.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130326/animals-rock-veteran-eric-burdon-writing-memoir" target="_blank">read more</a></p> British rhythm and blues boom musicians English singers Eric Burdon Music Thomson Reuters Tue, 26 Mar 2013 23:00:03 +0000 5794790 at http://www.globalpost.com