Lisa Robinson has penned a book about her adventures in Rock History. There Goes Gravity: A Life in Rock and Roll documents a lifetime of riveting stories, many told for the first time in this book.
Since the early 1970’s, Lisa Robinson has traveled extensively with these musicians, earning their trust and capturing the hidden side of rock’s most public personas. She’s been on the side of the stage, backstage, in dressing rooms, swanky hotels, seedy motels, tour buses, recording studios, and the private homes of the biggest stars. (Led Zeppelin, The Rolling Stones, Patti Smith, The Clash, David Bowie to name a few.)
Notably, Robinson was a pioneering female journalist in a male-dominated world that rarely allowed women any respectable access. Lisa spoke to me from her home in L.A.
Hear the 7 minute conversation here or read the highlights below.