Drugs Are Nice: A Post-Punk Memoir

Drugs Are Nice: A Post-Punk Memoir


In this eye-opening memoir, Lisa Crystal Carver remembers her notable adolescence and charts the late-80s, early-90s punk tradition that she assisted in shaping. She recounts how her band Suckdog used to be born in 1987 and the wild occasions that undefined: leaving small-town New Hampshire to journey Europe at 18, changing into a young person writer of fanzines, a teenager bride, and a teenager prostitute. Spin has known as Suckdog's album Drugs Are Nice the most effective of the '90s, and the e-book contains images of notorious eu indicates. but the publication additionally tells of the way Lisa observed the necessity for switch in 1994, whilst her child used to be born with a chromosomal deletion and his father turned violent. With lasting lightness and excellent gravity, Drugs Are Nice is a definitive account of the new release that desired to holiday each rule, but in addition a narrative of an artist and a mom changing into an grownup on her personal terms.

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