By Cheetah Chrome,Legs McNeil
Here is the autobiography of Cheetah Chrome, lead guitarist of the useless Boys, one of many maximum punk bands ever. It’s a story of success--and extra: nice song, medicines (he overdosed and was once suggested lifeless 3 times), and resurrection.
The lifeless Boys, with roots within the band Rocket from the Tombs, got here out of Cleveland to dominate the NYC punk scene within the mid-1970s. Their hit “Sonic Reducer” quickly turned a punk anthem. Now, for the 1st time, Cheetah dishes at the humans he’s identified onstage and rancid, together with the lifeless Boys’ mythical singer Stiv Bators, Johnny Thunders of the hot York Dolls, the Ramones, the conflict, Pere Ubu, and the Ghetto canines, in addition to existence at CBGBs, a yr with Nico, and more.
immediately from the fellow, those are the behind the scenes tales that each punk fan probably want to pay attention. by no means brain the intercourse Pistols, here’s Cheetah Chrome!
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Cheetah Chrome: A Dead Boy's Tale: From the Front Lines of Punk Rock by Cheetah Chrome,Legs McNeil