"These images are great and have been tucked away for years" Ronnie Wood
Married to the Stones' legendary guitarist Ronnie, Jo Wood was at the heart of all-night parties, hours in the recording studio, months on tour, time spent in prison, meeting famous friends and, above all, having a good time. But her unique personal collection shows more than just the world's biggest rock band at work. Photographs, notes and diary entries reveal a previously unseen, intimate side to a group of people who weren't rock stars to Jo - they were her closest friends.
Her book takes us from the chaotic days of the late 1970s - when the Stones could walk the streets of London after a night partying without being bothered by anyone - to the early days of the 2000s, when the band's tours had become corporate-sponsored events.
Jo's photographs and memories show what it was like to be on the inside of music history.
About the Author
Jo Wood's career began as a fashion model in the 1970s. She met Rolling Stones guitarist Ronnie Wood at a party in 1977 and fell in love, marrying him in 1985 and remaining together until their split in 2009. They remain friends. Today, she has an award-winning range of body care products and regularly appears on television and in magazines.
"The REAL Rolling Stones... Consider this your AAA pass
to touring with Mick 'n' Keith 'n' co."—The Sunday Telegraph