Everyone Loves You When You're Dead: Journeys into Fame and Madness by Neil Strauss

Everyone Loves You When You're Dead: Journeys into Fame and Madness

byNeil Strauss

Kobo ebook | May 1, 2012

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Neil Strauss can uncover the naked truth like nobody else. With his groundbreaking book The Game, Strauss penetrated the secret society of pickup artists. Now, in Everyone Loves You When You're Dead, the Rolling Stone journalist collects the greatest moments from the most insane music interviews of all time.

Join Neil Strauss, "The Mike Tyson of interviewers," (Dave Pirner, Soul Asylum), as he

  • Makes Lady Gaga cry, tries to keep Mötley Crüe out of jail & is asked to smoke Kurt Cobain's ashes by Courtney Love
  • Shoots guns with Ludacris, takes a ride with Neil Young & goes to church with Tom Cruise and his mother
  • Spends the night with Trent Reznor, reads the mind of Britney Spears & finds religion with Stephen Colbert
  • Gets picked on by Led Zeppelin, threatened by the mafia & serenaded by Leonard Cohen
  • Picks up psychic clues with the CIA, diapers with Snoop Dog & prison survival tips from Rick James
  • Goes drinking with Bruce Springsteen, dining with Gwen Stefani & hot tubbing with Marilyn Manson
  • Talks glam with David Bowie, drugs with Madonna, death with Johnny Cash & sex with Chuck Berry
  • Gets molested by the Strokes, in trouble with Prince & in bed with . . . you'll find out who inside.

Enjoy many, many more awkward moments and accidental adventures with the world's number one stars in Everyone Love You When You're Dead.

Title:Everyone Loves You When You're Dead: Journeys into Fame and MadnessFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:May 1, 2012Publisher:It BooksLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0062207091

ISBN - 13:9780062207098

Reviews

Rated 4 out of 5 by from So Interesting If you're a music lover, this book is worth reading/buying. Fun, in depth interviews with some of music's greats, Neil is a great interviewer/writer!
Date published: 2017-02-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great music read! This is a great read for any music fan. It's done in ten acts (instead of chapters), with themes for each act, and feature clips of interviews from Neil Strauss' career over the years with everyone from Marilyn Manson, Paris Hilton, Britney Spears to musicians and music business related folks from all backgrounds. Not every interview is with a celebrity, but all are intriguing. He asks fantastic questions, and keeps good conversation with who he is talking with. The last act, and story of interviews is what made me adore this book. I loved it up until then, but the story was so beautiful and devastating to read.
Date published: 2013-02-28
Rated 5 out of 5 by from An Awesome Read You'll be reading this book into the night and forget about time (you'll miss your bus stop). Neill Strauss captures the real person behind the celebrity curtain of success into a real world--a modern day classic.
Date published: 2011-03-16