By Anthony Kiedis, Larry Sloman

Now in paperback, the New York Times bestseller by way of one among rock's such a lot provocative figures

Scar Tissue is Anthony Kiedis's searingly sincere memoir of a lifestyles spent within the quickly 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 certain model of cosmic hardcore mayhem funk. Over 20 years later, the crimson sizzling Chili Peppers, opposed to all odds, became the most profitable bands on the planet. although the band has undergone many incarnations, Anthony Kiedis, the group's lyricist and dynamic lead singer, has been there for the complete roller-coaster ride.

even if he is recollecting the impact of the gorgeous, powerful girls who've been his muses, or retracing a trip that has integrated appearances as varied as a functionality sooner 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 in regards to the cost of good fortune and extra. Scar Tissue is a narrative of commitment and debauchery, of intrigue and integrity, of recklessness and redemption--a tale that may basically have pop out of the area of rock.

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