Please Kill Me
The Uncensored Oral History of Punk
Legs Mcneil & Gillian McCain
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Ranks up there with the great rock & roll books of all time.”Time Out New York
Lurid, insolent, disorderly, funny, sometimes gross, sometimes mean and occasionally touching . . . Resounds with authenticity.”The New York Times
No volume serves juicier dish on punk’s New York birth . . . Tales of sex, drugs and music that will make you wish you’d been there.”Rolling Stone
A contemporary classic, Please Kill Me is the definitive oral history of the most nihilistic of all pop movements. Iggy Pop, Richard Hell, the Ramones, and scores of other punk figures lend their voices to this decisive account of that explosive era. This 20th anniversary edition features new photos and an afterword by the authors.
Utterly and shamelessly sensational.”Newsday
this book will change your life and the way you view music. you dont have to be in love with punk to love this book. a must read.
The best oral history of music, regardless of genre. Imagine Studs Terkel on acid.