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By Anthony Kiedis, Larry Sloman

Now in paperback, the New York Times bestseller by means of one in all rock's so much provocative figures

Scar Tissue is Anthony Kiedis's searingly sincere memoir of a lifestyles spent within the speedy lane. In 1983, 4 self-described "knuckleheads" burst out of the mosh-pitted mosaic of the neo-punk rock scene in L.A. with their very own exact model of cosmic hardcore mayhem funk. Over two decades later, the purple sizzling Chili Peppers, opposed to all odds, became probably the most profitable bands on this planet. although the band has passed through many incarnations, Anthony Kiedis, the group's lyricist and dynamic lead singer, has been there for the full roller-coaster ride.

even if he is recollecting the impression of the attractive, powerful girls who've been his muses, or retracing a trip that has integrated appearances as different as a functionality earlier than part 1000000 humans at Woodstock or an viewers of 1 on the humble compound of the exiled Dalai Lama, Kiedis stocks a compelling tale concerning the fee of luck and extra. Scar Tissue is a narrative of commitment and debauchery, of intrigue and integrity, of recklessness and redemption--a tale that may purely have pop out of the realm of rock.

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