Anger Is an Energy: My Life Uncensored

Anger Is an Energy: My Life Uncensored

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John Lydon, the legendary frontman of the Sex Pistols, presents the complete, unvarnished story of his life in his own words.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781494514051
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date: 08/11/2015
Edition description: Unabridged CD
Product dimensions: 6.40(w) x 5.30(h) x 1.60(d)

About the Author

John Lydon changed the game in popular music, first wreaking political chaos upon starchy mid-1970s Britain with the Sex Pistols, then shape-shifting with Public Image Ltd (PiL) as a free experimentalist. He lives in Los Angeles, California.

A native of the United Kingdom, Audie and AudioFile Earphones Award winner Derek Perkins's audiobook narration skills are augmented by a knowledge of three foreign languages and a facility with accents. He has narrated numerous titles in a wide range of fiction and nonfiction genres. He is a member of SAG-AFTRA.

Table of Contents

Introduction: May The Road Rise With You 1

1 Born for a Purpose 9

Roots and Culture 38

2 First Indoor Toilet 49

3 Johnny Wears What He Wants 77

The Beautiful Shame 100

4 Into the Inferno 104

Hugs and Kisses, Baby! #1 135

5 This Boy Don't Surrender 141

"Who Censors the Censor? #1

Judge Hot Lest Ye Be Judged 179

6 Getting Rid of the Albatross 181

7 Opening Pandora's Box With a Hammer and Chisel 211

Who Censors the Censor? #2

Swanny Times 241

8 Just Because You're Paranoid, It Doesn't Mean They're Not Out to Get Ya 249

Hugs and Kisses, Baby! #3 276

9 There's Nowt as Good as Change 280

Who Censors the Censor? #3

Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood 314

10 Happy Not Disappointed 321

11 Johnny Cuckoo 353

Who Censors the Censor? #4

Do You Want My Body? 385

12 You Can Look to the Future When You're Confident 394

Hugs and Kisses, Baby! #3

Nora, My "Hair-ess" 426

13 Nature Discovers Me 433

14 History and Grief… as a Gift 459

Who Censors the Censor? #5

Passive Resistance 474

15 Deeper Water 484

The Final Note 514

Acknowledgments 516

Index 521

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