Scar Tissue has ratings and reviews. provocative figures Scar Tissue is Anthony Kiedis’s searingly honest memoir of a More lists with this book. SCAR TISSUE. Anthony Kiedis, Author, Larry Ratso Sloman, With with Larry Sloman. Hyperion $ (p) ISBN In SCAR TISSUE Anthony Kiedis, charismatic and highly articulate frontman of the Red Hot Chili Peppers, recounts his remarkable life story.

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Sex maniac Read the book. While showing himself as a selfish, unkind and destructive person in the past, Anthony Kiedis still managed to turn into a kind, generous and lovable character I don’t say “man”, ’cause there’s a possibility that this book can be just too good to be true.

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First and foremost, this book is very easy to read. Reason behind this incident. Are you kidding me?? I appreciated the way you spoke of these things, because they made you, a real monster in a way, more human.

I feel sorry for anyone who looks up to this pathetic failure of a man almost as much as I feel sorry for anyone who thinks this book is good.

This is what happened, then this, then this. Unfortunately, I also learned that he is a selfish prick with a stunning kiedia of self-awareness.

The more interesting incidents are not really covered in much tisse, their meaning is never explained or delved into but anything involving drugs gets the full treatment tissue the detriment of all else.

Sep 23, Bre rated it it was amazing Shelves: Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. I think he is really talented, but it seems to me that he got into the RHCP thing by luck. This special edition features six never-before-published monologues, a new foreword by National Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson, a new introduction by the author, and a new afterword by One Billion Rising director Monique Wilson on the stage phenomenon’s global impact.

He claims his new clean date is December 24, Both may have qualified as “erotic politicians”, Morrison’s clever depiction of the Doors to a stunned and befuddled I grew up too early for the Red Hot Chili Peppers. It follows Kiedis into the depth of his experiences with drug addiction. December Learn how and when to remove this template message.


Anthony Kiedis comes across as a self-centered idiot whose drug-abuse from such an early age has almost certainly damaged his brain in some way. Performing in it changed my life’Kerry Washington.

As a child he was a disrespectful bully and petty criminal, as an adult he was a drug-addicted jerk and by the way he had so much sex! Written in a simple yet honest voice, this book is not only completely entertaining in a voyeuristic way, but actually surprisingly moving at times If that doesn’t interest you, I hear Keith Richards has one coming out and To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Apparently, john heard some sort of voices, haunting him.

I laughed out loud when I read the part about Tony going to meet the Dali Lama, he was told that the Dali was booked for 3 years so it would not be possible!

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View all 3 comments. Paperbackpages. It is instead a compelling story of dedication and debauchery, of intrigue and integrity, of recklessness and redemption. She also knew that her life and the lives of her family would never be the same again. The book includes a photo of him getting high for the first time at age eleven, the photo and the drugs supplied by dad. The group’s breakthrough album, Blood Sugar Sex Magik, was recorded in ; their album Californication sold over 13 million copies worldwide.

Looking for beautiful books? Home is now an unassuming little house on Carnaval Street. After I read Dave Navarro’s book a few years back, the whole ‘recovery-memoir’ thing left a really bad taste in my mouth, because in his book he suddenly jumps from rock-bottom to perfect life with his supermodel girlfriend and had a whole preachy vibe about the whole thing.


But some people need to hear it. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Sounds like Flea was pretty pissed off about that ending up in the book.


I finished Scar Tissue a few days ago, but I keep wanting to pick it up and find there are still a few more chapters for me to read. As Warren Grant says now: Whether he’s recollecting the influence of the beautiful, strong women who have been his muses, or retracing a journey that has included appearances as diverse as a performance before half a million people at Woodstock or an audience of one at the humble compound of the exiled Dalai Lama, Kiedis shares a compelling story about the price of success and excess.

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The Best Books of This is the most self indulgent, poorly written pap I have ever had the misfortune to purchase at an airport bookshop. I got to share the ups and the downs of a ride that’s lasted for more than two decades.

Over twenty years la Now in paperback, the New York Tissu bestseller by one of rock’s most provocative figures Scar Tissue is Anthony Kiedis’s searingly honest memoir of a life spent in the fast lane.

The me that hates my own child, that put my perfectly healthy dog to sleep?

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Red Hot Chili Peppers. I file this book in a long list of narcissistic, fake-ass, non-storyteller, ‘autobiographers’ which include Gene Simmons, Nikki Sixx, Don Felder, Tommy Lee, Bobby Blotzer and Scott Weiland, all of whose autobiographies suspiciously seem like attempts to dig their respective authors out of various financial holes. It just left a good feeling inside me, when I finished reading this book.