A trip through the hearts and minds of today's most uncompromising artists!
Includes exclusive 70-minute CD!
This heavily illustrated book features four dozen interviews by gonzo journalist Gene Gregorits, who talks to underground artists whose work is defined by its purity and uncompromising attitudes.
Gregorits pulls no punches with his killer investigation of left-field luminaries... Every sentence pulses with fight-club ferocity.
- Bizarre magazine, issue 121
Musicians interviewed include:
THE KILLS, SIMON STOKES, STEVE WYNN, ANDREW W.K., JOHNETTE NAPOLITANO, RENNIE SPARKS, STURGIS NIKIDES and more...
Filmmakers interviewed include: JOHN WATERS, JÖRG BUTTGEREIT, STUART GORDON, NICK ZEDD, RICHARD STANLEY, BUDDY GIOVINAZZO, ABEL FERRARA and more...
Other noted underground figures interviewed include: JOE R. LANSDALE, LECH KOWALSKI, MARY WORONOV, J.K. POTTER, ROCKETS REDGLARE, DAVID PEACE, RON ATHEY, JACK KETCHUM, MIKE DIANA, NICK TOSCHES, JIM GOAD, LYDIA LUNCH and more...
Includes 'Sounds from the Underground', a bonus 72-minute CD of interview excerpts and songs from the musicians featured in the book! The exclusive bonus CD packaged with this book makes the whole package irresistible, featuring the following tracks:
Steve Wynn / Strange New World - previously unreleased!
The Kills / Hitched
Jim Van Bebber interview
Robbie Edmonstone / Fuck Art/Let's Kill - exclusive new version!
Sturgis Nikides interview
Sturgis Nikides / Room 204
Steve Wynn interview
Steve Wynn & the Miracle 3 / Bruises
Joe Lansdale interview
Simon Stokes / Amazons and Coyotes
Larry Wessel interview
Steve Wynn & Johnette Napolitano / The Last House on the Right - previously unreleased!
Rockets Redglare interview
Lydia Lunch / Portrait of the Minus Man
- previously unreleased!
Luis Fernandez de la Reguera interview
Simon Stokes / Bob - previously unreleased!
Gene Gregorits / reading from 'Johnny Behind the Deuce'
The Flesh Eaters / Miss Muerte
Patton Oswalt / The Apocalypse
Sturgis Nikides / She Got a Gun
Carla Bozulich interview
Big Red Goad / My Bucket's Got a Hole in It
The Kills interview
The Kills / No Wow
Simon Stokes / City of Men - previously unreleased!
- Paperback Book
- Audio CD included!
- 352 Pages