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Telling It Like Tex

Friday 4th August / presented by Caitlin Nienaber

After decades of rock ‘n’ roll debauchery Tex Perkins has finally written a memoir.

Tex tells the story of how a skinny Brisbane kid called Gregory Perkins became an Australian rock icon as frontman for the Beasts of Bourbon, The Cruel Sea, Dark Horses, Tex Don and Charlie and more.

It’s honest, funny and full of characters – Tex being the biggest of all.

Caitlin Nienaber called Tex at home and asked him why now was the right time to reflect back on his life and career.

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