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Rock Music Manager David Spero Reveals Rock Folklore in New Blockbuster Book!

David Spero Legendary Rock Manager... Joe Walsh, Cat Stevens, Dickie Betts, Bad Company... NEW BOOK!

1 hr 35 min / Published

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David Spero began his career in music at the tender age of thirteen as the cue cardholder on his father's rock and roll music show, Upbeat, in Cleveland, Ohio. He went on to become one of the pioneering DJs of the new FM format in radio, a free form limited only by the DJ's imagination. He left radio in 1973 to become the manager for Michael Stanley. He went on to become manager for Joe Walsh, Yusuf Islam, Dickey Betts, Jesse Colin Young, Kenny Loggins, Richie Furay, Simon Kirke and Paul Rodgers of Bad Co., and many others, Friend to Jackson Browne, Mark Farner, Al Kooper, and Harry Nilsson. He has traveled the globe with his bands, listening, watching, and helping from the wings!

Please welcome "high-profile" music manager/author and President at DSM Inc. DAVID SPERO to Interviewing the Legends …




My Sixty Year Love Affair with Rock and Roll:

A Memoir


David Spero With K. Adrian Zonneville

Available at amazon.com







  • David Spero Interview
  • Michael Stanley Band
  • Joe Walsh
  • Cat Stevens
  • Dickey Betts
  • The James Gang
  • The Eagles
  • Bad Company
  • Classic Rock
  • Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
  • Artist Management
  • Ray Shasho
  • Interviewing the Legends
  • A Life In The Wings
  • New Book
  • The Rock Star Chronicles
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The Zoom interview can be seen at https://www.youtube.com/c/InterviewingtheLegends in its entirety.


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