Tana Douglas: LOUD

Whitehorse Manningham Libraries

Event Date: 
21 July 2021
Author / Presenters: 
Tana Douglas

Join writer Claire Halliday in conversation with Tana Douglas - the woman acknowledged as rock’n’roll’s first female roadie. Her journey started in 1973 in Australia and within a year she was working for AC/DC, before touring internationally with acts such as: Santana, Suzi Quatro, Neil Diamond, David Essex, Leo Sayer and Status Quo - all before she turned 18.
In her new memoir, LOUD, Tana shares the stories of rock and roll excess during life on the road with an impressive list of music superstars, including The WHO, Ozzy Osbourne, Whitesnake, The Police, Elton John, Iggy Pop, Lenny Kravitz, Pearl Jam, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Luther Vandross...and more.
Tana currently resides in Los Angeles, California and this special online event is a fascinating insight into the music industry and the joys and struggles she faced as a girl out on the road. Free event but bookings essential. Zoom link will be sent to all registered participants