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    DescriptionThe long-awaited, never-before-told, no-holds-barred memoir from the legendary Aerosmith frontman. Finally, all the lurid tales of debauchery, sex, drugs and rock n' roll are told straight from the horse's lips as The Demon of Screamin' describes his unimaginable highs and unbelievable lows as lead singer of the biggest rock band in the world. Prolific frontman, rock icon and sex symbol, Steven Tyler is a living legend. With his raw, sharp-edged vocals, musical versatility and unprecedented song writing skills, Tyler has, as lead singer of Aerosmith, sold millions of records and played sell-out concerts to as many as 450,000 people. Now, at last, he tells his own story, taking us on a wild rollercoaster ride through the bust-ups, binges, orgies and good old American excess in the jaw-droppingly honest, in-your-face way that only Tyler can. Following a fateful meeting with his 'mutant twin' Joe Perry in the summer of 1970, Aerosmith was formed...and the rest, as they say, is rock history. They released their first album in 1973, and by 1976 Aerosmith had gone from being nobodies to massive to off the radar, making history as a multi-platinum, chart-topping band. But with great success comes great excess. Nicknamed the Toxic Twins for their insatiable appetite for drugs, booze and women, Tyler and Perry got caught up in the glamour of self-destruction - smashing each other up with guitars, having seizures and passing out on stage. By 1980 it seemed that the band and its members were set to implode, but after successful stints in drug rehab, Aerosmith were back on track and better than ever. But although he may have given up his wicked, wicked ways, Tyler still enjoys talking about the bad old days. He has so many outrageous stories to tell, and he's gonna tell them all. All the uncensored, head-spinning tales of debauchery, sex, booze, transcendence and chemical dependence you will ever want to hear. As raucous, intoxicating and edgy as his music, this is the most outrageous rock n' roll autobiography of all time.


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    Title
    Does the Noise in My Head Bother You?
    Subtitle
    The Autobiography
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Steven Tyler, With David Dalton
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 400
    Width: 128 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 34 mm
    Weight: 381 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780007319206
    ISBN 10: 0007319207
    Classifications

    BIC E4L: BIO
    BIC subject category V2: BGFA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T4.1A
    BIC subject category V2: AVH
    Ingram Subject Code: BA
    BISAC V2.8: MUS035000
    BIC subject category V2: AVGP
    Libri: ENGM1075
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25970
    BISAC V2.8: BIO005000
    DC22: 782.42166092
    BISAC V2.8: BIO013000
    Libri: ENGM4300
    BISAC V2.8: BIO004000
    Libri: ERIN2054, MUSI1613
    BISAC V2.8: BIO026000
    DC23: 782.42166092
    Thema V1.0: AVN, AVP, DNBF1, AVLP
    Illustrations note
    30 col plates (32pp), (2x16pp)
    Publisher
    HarperCollins Publishers
    Imprint name
    Harper
    Publication date
    01 June 2012
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Born Steven Tallarico in New York in 1948, Tyler attended Roosevelt High School until he was expelled for drug use. The son of a classical pianist, Tyler was a drummer and singer in a variety of local rock'n'roll bands before teaming up with Joe Perry to form Aerosmith in 1970. They have since sold 150 million records worldwide, becoming the the best selling American rock band of all time. Tyler is now a talent judge on TV show American Idol. He has four children and lives in the US.
    Review quote
    'Steven Tyler is one of the greats of American music' Sir Paul McCartney 'The book is sticky with sex...and drugs...plus he squeezes maximum mileage from obsessive punning and compulsive wordplay.' Classic Rock