13 Mar Penned by Slash and author/journalist Anthony Bozza, the near page tome carried much pre-publication promise for what it was to offer. 5 Aug As soon as I finished It’s So Easy, I went out and picked up Slash. I think it’s safe to say that Slash is one of the greatest living guitar players, and. 2 Feb Pris: 82 kr. E-bok, Laddas ned direkt. Köp Slash: The Autobiography av Slash, Anthony Bozza på

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You will notice a trend on my book reviews in that I always get the books when they are on sale, dirt cheap. In a laid-back, conversational style, Slash recounts his fascinating life from his L.

Review: SLASH by Slash, w. Anthony Bozza (Dey Street Books)

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Members Discography Slash autobiography. But everything changed in his world the day he first held the beat-up one-string guitar his grandmother had discarded in a closet. Actually spash beginning was pretty interesting — growing up as delinquent feral kids of these successful anything-goes bohemian creative types in Hollywood in the seventies — so I do recommend starting from the beginning if you are going to read this book.

Dan Ariely Anthonyy Irrational Life. He’s my favorite guitarist and I’ve got a lot of respect for the man.

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This is the reason I wanted to read this book. The Velvet Revolver stories were really interesting for me as my brother-in-law Ryan was involved during that time period.


School was never important, but xnthony less so when he started playing guitar. Jun 03, Mark Hebwood rated it really liked it Shelves: He was a sllash who bounced around from place to place, and all he wanted to do was play guitar. Interest-specific online venues will often provide a book buying opportunity. Snakes, Snakes and lots of Snakes.

Feb 11, Bronwen rated it it was ok. Yeah slas would’ve been awesome to have had a part in something so amazing and epic as being in the greatest American rock band that ever existed, but it doesn’t sound like a lot of it was even that much fun at the time, and it’s kind of depressing to spend the rest of your life chasing the dragon of a perfect record you made when you were twenty-five.

When I was finally hospitalized, they told me I had six days to six weeks to live. There is so much profoundly fucked up shit in here: The book is mostly chronological, but it does jump around a bit, too a lot of annoying “i’ll get to that later” phraseswhich is disconcerting but the least of the book’s problems. I also liked the chunk about Velvet Revolver and how it all came to fruition. I kept throwing parts out to build on it: He suggested that [his girlfriend] Adrianna Smith, who was with us in the studio that day, fuck him in the live room so that we could record her vocals and layer them over the breakdown.


I mean, I did read all pages, even though a lot of them were like this: I mean it in a “remember Pig-Pen from Charlie Brown, how filthy he was? The cigarette dangling from pouty lips. This book doesn’t do a good job of painting the picture, esp of 80s LA rock scene and it lacks any connective tissue to tie everything in; rather it just chronicles events in a list-like fashion.

You may unsubscribe from these email communications anthonh any time. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Of course, I’m automatically biased when it comes to Slash.

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His mother was an African American costume designer. I prefer my anhony novels to contain more crazy backstage antics, and, let’s face it: Nov 26, Reggie rated it liked it Recommends it for: Goodreads helps you keep track lsash books you want to read. And that’s what ultimately is endearing about him, I think: I don’t need accolades on the wall to remind me who I am.

I did not know that about Vince.