GREG PRATO

Greg Prato is an author and music journalist.
He's also a Blind Melon fan!




A DEVIL ON ONE SHOULDER
AND AN ANGEL ON THE OTHER




Greg released this book called A Devil on One Shoulder and an Angel on the Other, The Story of Shannon Hoon and Blind Melon.

This book is what melonheads have wanted for quite some time - a book that chronicles the details of the life of Shannon and the journey of Blind Melon.

If you haven't had a chance to read this book yet, you'll definitely want to check this out.




Classic Rock
October 2004
Gala Performance




author: Greg Prato
photographer: Jay Blakesberg
photographer: Ian Dickson
photographer: Neal Preston
photographer: Karen Mason Blair
photographer: Jeff Kroll
photographer: Edie Baskin
publication: Classic Rock


type of article: retrospective
notes: band intro / sippin time sessions / recording self-titled album /
MTV 120 Minutes / fame / touring / drugs / woodstock / soup / Shannon's death




ROLLING STONE, MARCH 2010






MORE BOOKS FROM GREG PRATO



These are some of Greg's other books that are available.



INTERVIEW WITH BRAD SMITH



Greg conducted a Q & A session with Brad Smith about Blind Melon and his new project Abandon Jalopy.



INTERVIEW WITH TRAVIS STEVER



Greg interviews Travis Stever from Coheed & Cambria. Travis talks about reading A Devil on One Shoulder and an Angel on the Other. And about 3/4 into the article, Travis talks about his love for Blind Melon.



INTERVIEW WITH ROBERT ROTH



Greg interviewed Robert Roth from the band 'Truly,' (who were signed to Capitol at the same time as Blind Melon) and he had a Blind Melon-related story that fans might enjoy.