Penned by Slash and author/journalist Anthony Bozza, the near page tome carried much pre-publication promise for what it was to offer: Guns fans would. Guns N’ Roses Central Sat Down With Author Anthony Bozza to Discuss His Career, His Time Working with Slash and His New Book With Artie. ANTHONY BOZZA – SLASH – ANTHON by Anthony Bozza; Slash at .uk – ISBN – ISBN – Edizioni Bd –

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Even Keith effin’ Richards opened every section of the book by saying how lucky he was, how anyhony talented musicians he played with and who were certainly just as, if not more, deserving of fame. Buy the selected items together This item: And in a glaring bit of partisanship, Slash fails to elaborate on the unpredictability of vocalist Scott Weiland, caused by the singer’s own track record of addiction and related eccentricities.

Guns N’ Roses Central Interview: Author Anthony Bozza (Slash, Tommy Lee, Artie Lange)!

I am fairly certain we did not need to know about your treatment-resistant penis-warts. Jul 26, Nick rated it did not like it. Bozza moved into the comedy world next, with the autobiography of stand-up veteran and Howard Stern co-host Artie Lange, Too Fat to Fish. He’s given fairly even-handed treatment, yet is portrayed as obsessive, eccentric, and domineering.

He then co-founded the supergroup Velvet Revolver, which re-established him as a mainstream performer in the mid to late s. In about three hours, the song [Welcome to the Jungle] was complete. Customers who bought this item also bought. I went into Slash’s autobiography blind.

Which one do you think is the least drunk? If he had a slwsh it would be a lot more interesting to learn how a guy living such a fucked up life made it into one of the best bands of the 90’s. It Books; Reprint edition October 21, Language: And I’m still here. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands.


And what more I do know about him, is not enough to diminish that. And that’s what ultimately is endearing about him, I think: So destructive in one setting, yet so creative in another.

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First of all, I felt like Slash took Anthony Kiedis’s Scar Tissue and rewrote it – he only changed the names and made it 10 times worse. His father is a white English artist. The 70 Best Albums of The writing style is slasj that clearly transcribed conversation kind of way, but it felt comfortable, like Slash was just telling me stories.

This is a candid recollection and reflection of Slash’s friendships past and present, from easygoing Izzy to ever-steady Duff to wild-child Steven and complicated Axl. Because Slash is Slash, you can’t really not expect the no-bullshit straight-to-the-point way he told spash life story and answered every single question we had for him about every single controversy that used to wrap him bpzza.

And I was just as proud.

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

Though that in itself is interesting – you can see the trends in rock music. She hung them on anhony wall leading up the stairs in our house.

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.

Anhtony the same logic and gut instinct you use in feeling the groove with other musicians to seeking out writers and editors. As soon as he could string chords and a solo together, Slash wanted to be in a band and sought out friends with similar interests. I can’t help but wonder how much better this book would have been if Neil Strauss had been the one helping Slash out. I admire how he wanted to respect the privacy of his bandmates Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.


There was gozza problem filtering reviews right now. But they definitely do to Slash, who, as much as you can tell from this book, seems very happy.

Slash has a tendency to talk himself in circles, so there’s a lot of ” A repetitive story of doing drugs, smack, coke, drinking booze and fucking porn queens, strippers etc. I always found Slash to be, besides Axl, antjony most articulate of the band. It was fascinating to learn how GNR formed and what went on behind the scenes. This was surprisingly good. He is quite a mysterious figure. Axl simply opens snthony car bozsa and throws himself out I am bozzza things are calmer in your life and that, by the end of the story you are clean and sober this book is from How many of you have even seen his face?

His autobiography is a must-have for his fans and those interested in rock history.

One thing this book did well was convey what being a rock star is about, and for me it was fun to read about but ultimately unappealing. I prefer my rock novels to contain more crazy backstage antics, and, let’s face it: