Lonely Boy is the gripping, harrowing, and at times utterly depressing story of the Sex Pistols’ hotshot guitarist, Steve Jones. It’s a tale of sex, drugs, and rock and roll–and not always in a good way.
Everett True sits down and tells some choice tales from his wild and adventure-filled life. Enjoy ’em now, because nobody’s making memorable life stories like this anymore.
This week’s reading assignment took us to an unexpected realm: the behind-the-scene life of the Starchild of KISS, Paul Stanley. Surprise: it’s an amazingly open, honest, and revelatory read.
The problematic nature of tell-all confessionals is highlighted in this recent tell-all from a Bob Dylan mistress.
In death, Elvis Presley lives on. This informative book examines Presley’s postmortem career, as well as gives an overview of the social and spiritual aspects that exist within the context of his career.
The exotic and unique Dame Darcy created a wonderfully bizarre world within her graphic series Meat Cake; this lavish book collects the entirety of the series, and still astonishes and confounds.
There will never be another uniquely wonderful character as Tiny Tim–and this in-depth biography delves into relatively unknown territory about the mysterious and flawed yet lovable and sincere gentle giant.
Hard-rock guitarist and singer Lita Ford opens up about her wild and frantic rock and roll life, as well as the sadness and heartbreak that has come along with it.
Writer and occasional Recoup contributor Lisa Carver has a delightfully disgusting new book out, and has reunited with her former Rollerderby cohort, Dame Darcy. Don’t miss this book!!!!!!
The inaugural issue of this zine declares it to be a series on the film of the 1930s, and so far, it’s a fun, informative read, with only a minor quibble point or two.