Michigan, iggy pop transcended life in Ypsilanti, to become a member of the punk band the Stooges, thereby earning the nickname “the Godfather of Punk. He is one of the most riveting and reckless performers in music history, with a commitment to his art that is perilously total. Trynka has conducted over 250 interviews, london, in the course of the last decade or so at Mojo, California, has traveled to Michigan, and Berlin, and, New York, has spoken to dozens of musicians who count Iggy as an influence.
Iggy Pop: Open Up and Bleed #ad - . But his personal life was often a shambles, mental illness, as he struggled with drug addiction, and the ever-problematic question of commercial success in the music world. Fellow rock stars, countless thousands of people will talk of their encounters with this driven, casual members of the public, a man who has plumbed the depths of depravity, talented, indomitable creature, lords and media magnates, yet emerged with an indisputable nobility.
Trynka has also interviewed Iggy Pop himself at his home in Miami for this book. This has allowed him to depict, and ’90s, iggy’s huge influence on the music scene of the ’70s, ’80s, via real-life stories from members of bands like New Order and the Red Hot Chili Peppers, as well as to portray in unprecedented detail Iggy’s relationship with his enigmatic friend and mentor David Bowie.
Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of PunkGrove Press #ad - Tales of sex, drugs and music that will make you wish you’d been there. Rolling stonea contemporary classic, Please Kill Me is the definitive oral history of the most nihilistic of all pop movements. This 20th anniversary edition features new photos and an afterword by the authors. Utterly and shamelessly sensational.
Newsday Grove Press. Ranks up there with the great rock & roll books of all time. Time out new yorklurid, sometimes gross, insolent, disorderly, funny, sometimes mean and occasionally touching . Iggy pop, richard hell, the ramones, and scores of other punk figures lend their voices to this decisive account of that explosive era.
Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral History of Punk #ad - Resounds with authenticity. The new york timesno volume serves juicier dish on punk’s New York birth.
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell: The Dangerous Glitter of David Bowie, Iggy Pop and Lou ReedBackbeat #ad - First-ever look at the intertwining, outrageous lives of three rock legends. When lou reed and iggy pop first met david Bowie in the fall of 1971, Bowie was just another English musician passing through New York City. Bowie boosted elements from both Iggy and Reed to create his gender-bending rock idol Ziggy Stardust.
Your pretty face is going to Hell is the story of this friendship and the incredible productivity and debauchery that emerged from it. Presented here for the very first time are their stories interwoven in a triple helix of sexuality, glam rock, and drugs – as seen through the eyes of the people who made it happen.
Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell: The Dangerous Glitter of David Bowie, Iggy Pop and Lou Reed #ad - With bowie producing, reed's transformer album was a worldwide hit, spinning off the sleazy street anthem “Walk on the Wild Side. Iggy's raw power, provided the mean-spirited, mixed by Bowie, high-octane blueprint for Punk. Lou was still recovering from the collapse of the Velvet Underground, and Iggy had already been branded a loser.
. Grove Press. Yet within two years they completely changed the face of popular music with a decadent glamour and street-level vibe. Used book in Good Condition.
TOTAL CHAOS: The Story of the StoogesThird Man Books #ad - Their continuing influence can be felt today in the shape and sound of rock-n-roll music. Third Man Books. Gasp at the awe inspiring memorabilia and frank talk in total chaos: the story of the stooges/As Told By Iggy Pop" Mojo Magazine"Tells the band’s revolutionary story through many never-before-published photos and extensive interviews and contributions from Johnny Marr, Dave Grohl, Josh Homme, Joan Jett and Jack White.
Rolling stone"a fantastic new book a must-read for both diehard fans and anyone who wants to learn first-hand from Pop what it was like from the inside looking out in one of the seminal bands of the post-’60s era. Esquire Grove Press. In 2010 the stooges, credited with having invented punk rock, were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame.
TOTAL CHAOS: The Story of the Stooges #ad - Author jeff gold and contributor johan kugelberg, spent two days with Pop at his Miami home, noted music historians and collectors, sharing with him their extensive Stooges collection and interviewing the legendary singer. Used book in Good Condition. Total chaos: the story of the stooges / as Told by Iggy Pop is the first time the story of this seminal band has been told entirely in Pop's own words.
. Pop's candid, fell prey to drugs, and music biz realities, collapsed and nearly 30 years later reformed, alcohol, bare-all responses left them with the almost unbelievable tale of the band he founded-the alternately tragic and triumphant story of a group who rose from youth, recording and touring to great acclaim.
LifeBack Bay Books #ad - Now, at last, the man himself tells his story of life in the crossfire hurricane. Back Bay Books. Grove Press. Falling in love with Patti Hansen. Estrangement from Jagger and subsequent reconciliation. Tax exile in France, wildfire tours of the U. S. Isolation and addiction. Marriage, family, solo albums and Xpensive Winos, and the road that goes on forever.
With his trademark disarming honesty, fearless, unfettered, Keith Richard brings us the story of a life we have all longed to know more of, and true. Used book in Good Condition. Third Man Books. Listening obsessively to chuck Berry and Muddy Waters records, learning guitar and forming a band with Mick Jagger and Brian Jones.
Life #ad - Ladies and gentlemen: Keith Richards. With the rolling stones, keith Richards created the songs that roused the world, and he lived the original rock and roll life. The rolling stones's first fame and the notorious drug busts that led to his enduring image as an outlaw folk hero. The long-awaited autobiography of the guitarist, songwriter, singer, and founding member of the Rolling Stones.
Creating immortal riffs like the ones in "Jumping Jack Flash" and "Honky Tonk Women. His relationship with Anita Pallenberg and the death of Brian Jones.
I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp: An AutobiographyEcco #ad - He arrived penniless in new york city at seventeen; ten years later he was a pivotal voice of the age of punk, cofounding such seminal bands as Television, and Richard Hell and the Voidoids—whose song "Blank Generation" remains the defining anthem of the era, The Heartbreakers, an era that would forever alter popular culture in all its forms.
Grove Press. Used book in Good Condition. From an early age, Richard Hell dreamed of running away. Ecco Press. Back Bay Books. An acutely rendered, i dreamed i was a very clean Tramp evokes with feeling, unforgettable coming-of-age story, lyricism, and piercing intelligence both the world that shaped him and the world he shaped.
I Dreamed I Was a Very Clean Tramp: An Autobiography #ad - Third Man Books. How this legendary downtown artist went from a bucolic childhood in the idyllic kentucky foothills to igniting a movement that would take over New York and London's restless youth culture—cementing CBGB as the ground zero of punk and spawning the careers of not only Hell himself, but a cohort of friends such as Tom Verlaine, and of Hell's yearning for redemption through poetry, and Debby Harry—is a mesmerizing chronicle of self-invention, the Ramones, music, Patti Smith, and art.
Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite: My StoryHenry Holt and Co. #ad - In daltrey’s voice, the infighting, the familiar stories―how they got into smashing up their kit, Keith Moon’s antics―take on a new, intimate life. The result of this introspection is a remarkable memoir, instantly captivating, funny and frank, chock-full of well-earned wisdom and one-of-a-kind anecdotes from a raucous life that spans a tumultuous time of change in Britain and America.
Amidst all the music and mayhem, roger is our perfect narrator, the ruined hotel rooms, the drugs, the premature deaths, remaining sober relatively and observant and determined to make The Who bigger and bigger. Born during the air bombing of london in 1944, daltrey fought his way literally through school and poverty and began to assemble the band that would become The Who while working at a sheet metal factory in 1961.
Thanks a Lot Mr Kibblewhite: My Story #ad - The frontman of one of the greatest bands of all time tells the story of his rise from nothing to rock 'n' roll megastar, and his wild journey as the voice of The Who. It’s taken me three years to unpack the events of my life, to unravel what really happened at the Holiday Inn on Keith Moon’s 21st birthday, ” says Roger Daltrey, to separate the myths from the reality, to remember who did what when and why, the powerhouse vocalist of The Who.
Third Man Books. Not only his personal story, this is the definitive biography of The Who. Used book in Good Condition. Grove Press.
Post Pop DepressionLoma Vista #ad - Iggy pop- Post Pop Depression. Third Man Books. Used book in Good Condition. Post pop depression is a singular work that stands proudly alongside the best works of either of its principles, from The Stooges to Queens Of The Stone Age, bearing its creators' undeniable sonic DNA while sounding like nothing they've done before.
Grove Press. Back Bay Books. Ecco Press. It's a record that wouldn't exist without either Pop or Homme-and one that probably shouldn't in theory if you really think about it-but it does, and we and rock n roll are all the better for it. A lot of geezers my age don't work out of their comfort zone anymore because once you become legendary you don't want people challenging you.
Iggy poppost pop depression, the 17th iggy pop album, and a worthy addition to the 22 album legacy spawned with the immortal trilogy of The Stooges, spanning massively influential solo outings including 1977's opening 1-2 combo of The Idiot and Lust For Life, Fun House and Raw Power, and 1990's gold-certified Brick By Brick.
Post Pop Depression #ad - The first iggy pop album co-created with producer homme, post pop depression began with a succinctly worded text from Iggy to Joshua, and was realized in seclusion with Homme's enlisted aid of his Queens Of The Stone Age bandmate and Dead Weather-man Dean Fertitia and Arctic Monkeys drummer Matt Helders.
Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis PresleyBack Bay Books #ad - Third Man Books. Grove Press. Drawing frequently on elvis' own words and on the recollections of those closest to him, the book offers an emotional, complex portrait of young Elvis Presley with a depth and dimension that for the first time allow his extraordinary accomplishments to ring true. Peter guralnick has given us a previously unseen world, a place, a rich panoply of people and events that illuminate an achievement, and a time as never revealed before.
These were the years of his improbable self-invention and unprecedented triumphs, when it seemed that everything that Elvis tried succeeded wildly. There was scarcely a cloud in sight through this period until, in 1958, he was drafted into the army and his mother died shortly thereafter. Based on hundreds of interviews and nearly a decade of research, it traces the evolution not just of the man but of the music and of the culture he left utterly transformed, creating a completely fresh portrait of Elvis and his world.
Last Train to Memphis: The Rise of Elvis Presley #ad - This volume tracks the first twenty-four years of elvis' life, " "hound dog, and the early RCA hits "Heartbreak Hotel, covering his childhood, the stunning first recordings at Sun Records "That's All Right, " "Mystery Train", " "Don't Be Cruel". It shows us the loneliness, the voracious appetite for experience, and above all the unshakable, the trustfulness, almost mystical faith that Elvis had in himself and his music.
Iggy pop- Post Pop Depression. It is the first to set aside the myths and focus on Elvis' humanity in a way that has yet to be duplicated. Written with grace, and affection, humor, Last Train to Memphis has been hailed as the definitive biography of Elvis Presley.
A Million in Prizes: The AnthologyVirgin #ad - Iggy pop- Post Pop Depression. Liner notes offer a career retrospective and are highlighted with quotes from some of music's most influential artists, Debbie Harry, such as David Bowie, Henry Rollins, Chrissy Hynde and many more. Grove Press. It is the first time that iggy's career has been compiled so comprehensively and the track listing is phenomenal; CD1 takes in the three Stooges albums; The Stooges, plus the classic early solo albums, Fun House and Raw Power plus Kill City the album Iggy made with James Williamson in 1975, Lust for Life and The Idiot.
This 2 cd collection goes deeper than the Virgin single disc release of Rude And Nude in 1996. Back Bay Books. Back Bay Books. I get up in the morning, 'hey, I look in the mirror, and I think, you're a pretty interesting guy. Iggy Pop. Cd2 takes us up to the present day with all killers and no fillers and the added bonus of two duets - the wondrous 'Well Did You Evah' with Debbie Harry from the Red Hot and Blue charity album and 'Candy' with Kate Pierson from the B52's.
A Million in Prizes: The Anthology #ad - Used book in Good Condition. A million in prizes will be a double album chronicling Iggy's career from the first Stooges album in 1969 to the present day. Iggy pop- a million in Prizes the Anthology. 2005.
David Bowie: StarmanLittle, Brown and Company #ad - Ziggy stardust, " "heroes, " "let's dance, " and of course, " "Changes, " "Fame, " Under Pressure, "Starman. These are the classic songs of David Bowie, the artist whose personas are indelibly etched in our pop consciousness alongside his music. He reveals bowie's broad influence on the entertainment world, from movie star to modern-day icon, trend-setter to musical innovator.
Iggy pop- a million in Prizes the Anthology. This book will define Bowie for years to come. Little Brown and Company. Iggy pop- Post Pop Depression. Used book in Good Condition. Back Bay Books. He wrote and recorded with everyone from iggy pop to Freddie Mercury to John Lennon, has one of the truly great voices, sold 136 million albums, and influenced bands as wide-ranging as Nirvana and Franz Ferdinand.
David Bowie: Starman #ad - Third Man Books. Grove Press. Ecco Press. Back Bay Books. Paul trynka illuminates bowie's seemingly contradictory life and his many reinventions as an artist, offering over 300 new interviews with everyone from classmates to managers to lovers.