By Tommy Lee, Neil Strauss
Celebrate thirty years of the world's so much infamous rock band with the deluxe creditors' variation of The Dirt—the outrageous, mythical, no-holds-barred autobiography of Mötley Crüe. fanatics have got glimpses into the band's loopy international of behind the scenes scandals, megastar amorous affairs, rollercoaster drug addictions, and immortal tune in Mötley Crüe books like Tommyland and The Heroin Diaries, yet now the complete spectrum of sin and good fortune by way of Tommy Lee, Nikki Sixx, Vince Neil, and Mick Mars is an open booklet in The Dirt. Even lovers already accustomed to past variations of the bestselling exposé will treasure this pretty deluxe variation. Joe Levy at Rolling Stone calls The Dirt "without a doubt . . . the main targeted account of the impressive pleasures and perils of rock & roll stardom i've got ever learn. it's thoroughly compelling and totally revolting."
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