SLASH ANTHONY BOZZA PDF

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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Then I drank a gallon of vodka every day. I’d recommend this to a gnr fan because it sheds some light on their dysfunction, their early years and the strange but interesting way they wrote music “together”, but anyone else, don’t bother. If you ever do another memoir, a part two to this book, choose someone else to co-write with. Axl Rose is an anti social douche but a very talented musician.

What Does This Button Do?: Right then and there, a delinquent musician named Saul Hudson that isn’t really such a good role model, turned into my personal God.

Where was Slash during the Northridge Earthquake? I was expecting alot more and was severely disappoint I was a fan of GNR back in the day and I have to say that I am terribly disappointed with this book. I actually enjoyed this book more than the three stars would indicate because I’m a big GNR fan and enjoy reading about people drinking, fucking and doing drugs annthony their livers, blood vessels and wangs fall off.

‘Slash’ by Slash & Anthony Bozza – Book Review – 2loud2oldmusic

Want to hear all the details? Mar 06, Jennifer rated it liked it Shelves: Jan 11, Sara rated it really liked it Recommends it for: There are also a lot of pages mostly taken up by large, bold quotations that seem to be selected from the text to pump up or titillate thirteen-year-old boys, but were there thirteen-year-old boys in who had even heard of Slash?

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’ll start this review the way I’m sure I’ll start any other review of a rock biography at least until something better than The Dirt comes along — it’s no The Dirtbut it’s pretty good.

Slash spent his adolescence on the streets of Hollywood, discovering drugs, drinking, rock music, and girls, all while achieving notable status as a BMX rider.

HOWEVER I guess in spite of all my complaining this Anthony Bozza person must’ve done a good job after all, because I read the entire book even though I hadn’t meant to when I decided to open the mildewing copy I’d found in a box on the street.

View all 13 comments. On the musical side of things, the stories about how some of the old G n’ R staples were written and recorded are also interesting.

Various girlfriends are mentioned briefly, without much detail, until he talks about his wife.

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

You grossed me out a little bit, and that is really, really hard to do. I thought this would be a great book. It’s pretty clear from this book that Slash never thought it would happen!

I didn’t get to know anything about Slash.

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He found salvation in the form of four young slah of equal mind: Slash by Slash. I believe it was almost a year long search and how Scott Weiland was one of the first people they thought of, but he was still with Stone Temple Pilots at the time.

That is not cool and you are way smarter than that, dumb-ass.

Instead, Slash anthoony his story as proof that he is the chosen one who succeeds in spite of his relentless consumption of booze, drugs, and stupidity. Locked N’ Loaded edition. Too much name-dropping, not enough gory detail, and wayyyyy too long. Oftentimes he is very blunt and the effect is hilario Great book!

Skickas inom vardagar. Aug 25, Jessica added it Shelves: We were sitting around rehearsal looking to write something new when that riff came to Axl’s mind. Guitar Play-Along Volume Slash.

If, however, you have some prudish tendencies, just be warned: As Slash said, “It seems excessive Together they became Guns N’ Roses, one of the greatest rock ‘n’ roll bands of all time. The book is definitely lacking a cohesive narrative structure and the gram I have to believe the pitch to the Harper Collin publishing house went something like this:

SLASH ANTHONY BOZZA PDF

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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Those guys were struggling to survive. Thanks to Ryan for sharing some insight. I skipped his childhood to get to the important part and planned to stop reading after Guns ‘n’ Roses broke up, but I got kinda attached to the guy so I kept going until the end and then went back and then went back read the part that I skipped. I felt the need for a visual, here. I loved how the editor respected him much to not filter out any of the should I say gruesome details in his book.

You can hear the passion for music and guitars whenever he talks about the recording process, his equipment and the thrill he still gets when onstage. Of course the fact that he is the teller of the best rock ‘n roll stories ever lived through doesn’t hurt. How to Build A Universe that doesn’t fall apart two days later. It remains one of my favourite albums.

I rate it two stars just because I could learn a little bit about some songs and how the albums were made.

Each time I put down a book and then forget the page I am at, I have the habit of starting all over again, especially if it’s a really good book, and that is what happened to me with this one. Slash with Anthony Bozza. I have developed a new appreciation for Slash and everything has sslash to go through to get his various bands off the ground.

He found salvation in the form of four young men of equal mind: Taking into account, however, the nature of the L. And I was just as proud. The book spends a good chunk on his developmental years, but it really got interesting when he started playing. You definitely seem to be a wise old soul so, for the love of humanity, man, stop sticking needles in your veins. He simply tells things as they were, for the best part.

The book is definitely lacking a cohesive narrative structure and the grammar can be abysmal at times, but what did you expect? As raucous and edgy as his music, Slash sets the record straight and tells the real story as only Slash can.

‘Slash’ by Slash & Anthony Bozza – Book Review – 2loud2oldmusic

You would think it’s good, but it’s not. I wouldn’t turn down a quick little stint. Nov 21, Sonia Reppe rated it really liked it Shelves: Slash lead guitarist of Velvet Revolver and the former Guns n Roses is one of the most enigmatic musicians of our time, and if you’ve ever been enthralled by the opening notes of Sweet Antgony O’ Mine or wanted to know more about the creator of the classic guitar solos from legendary albums Appetite for Destruction and Lose your Illusion I and II, you will enjoy this new memoir by Slash with Anthony Bozza, Rolling Stones magazine writer.

So, from your book I came away still thinking you are underrated as an axe-man. Bibliotropic Leaning toward books as flowers lean toward the sun. You get to see what influenced him in life and slawh drove him forward to succeed.

His stories are great, they are detailed and they are interesting. Slash has a tendency to talk himself in circles, so there’s a lot of ” View all 20 comments.

I am hoping for a second book that would dive deeper into the era starting with Snakepit and going forward. View all 85 comments.

Izzy and Stephen did. On the musical side of things, the stories about how some of the old G n’ R staples were written and recorded are also interesting. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. Oh yeah, and about the money.

But they weren’t the worst kids in town. I muddled through the chapters about Slash’s Snakepit and Velvet Revolver and came out with some tidbits and funny anecdotes, but that was about it. Instead he seems content to write what amounts to a page ‘Creem’ article. Slash is a sexy, sexy man. The story of Slash’s one man pre-party prior to his attempt to meet up with Steven Adler at an Arizona golf resort for some self imposed “rehab” was particulary entertaining.

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

Those guys are innocent angels compared to the likes of Nikki Sixx and Tommy Lee. You are commenting using your Slsh account. But they definitely do to Slash, who, as much as you can tell from this book, seems very happy. Slash answers the question once and for all about whether he will ever get back together with Guns.

Epic Reads young adult. I never forgot it, and I won’t repeat it here p.