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Description - Apathy for the Devil by Nick Kent

Chronicling Nick Kents up-close , personal, often harrowing adventures with the Rolling Stones, Lester Bangs, David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, the Sex Pistols, and Chrissie Hynde, among scores of others, Apathy for the Devil is a picaresque memoir that bears witness to the beautiful and the damned of this turbulent decade. As a college dropout barely out of his teens, Kents first five interviews were with the MC5, Captain Beefheart, the Grateful Dead, the Stooges, and Lou Reed. But after the excitement and freedom of those early years, his story would come to mirror that of the decade itself, as he slipped into excess and ever-worsening heroin use. Apathy for the Devil is a compelling story of inspiration, success, burn out, and rebirth from a classic wordsmith.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780306819155
ISBN-10: 0306819155
Format: Paperback / softback
(228mm x 154mm x 24mm)
Pages: 416
Imprint: Da Capo Press Inc
Publisher: Hachette Books
Publish Date: 31-Aug-2010
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Nick Kent

Nick Kent's legendary music journalism defined the golden days of New Musical Express. He has also written for The Face, Sunday Times, Spin, Guardian, and Mojo. He lives in Paris.

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