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PostSubject: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeTue Mar 06, 2007 11:39 am

Release date is March 8, 2007!!!

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I'll be getting that!
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steve_lobotomy wrote:
I'll be getting that!

Same here. It looks like a great book.
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Admin wrote:
steve_lobotomy wrote:
I'll be getting that!

Same here. It looks like a great book.

Never judge a book by the cover! cyclops
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeWed Mar 07, 2007 12:06 am

Unless you cover just another...
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mg196 wrote:
Admin wrote:
steve_lobotomy wrote:
I'll be getting that!

Same here. It looks like a great book.

Never judge a book by the cover! cyclops

I read some reviews on it before I posted that. tongue
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeWed Mar 14, 2007 10:20 am

There was an extract in the New York Times and it was pretty graphic and well-written. Draft copies of the manuscript have also been sold on eBay.
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeMon Mar 19, 2007 10:34 pm

I'm just hoping that it is light years better than that Joe Ambrose crap from a couple of years ago. I had high hopes, but that book SUCKED.
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purrcafe wrote:
I'm just hoping that it is light years better than that Joe Ambrose crap from a couple of years ago. I had high hopes, but that book SUCKED.

Are you referring to Gimme Danger by any chance???
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How many Iggy books are out there ? and what are they value ? I bought Open Up & Bleed and it looks cool, got one other from the eighties, didn't read the rest
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeTue Mar 20, 2007 11:06 am

This was released a couple of years ago!!!

Open Up And Bleed: The Biography 184449526401ss500sclzzzuz7

Synopsis
In 1972 Iggy Pop & The Stooges flew into London to record a new LP Raw Power. With David Bowie as executive producer, Raw Power proved to be an instant classic. During this time The Stooges, perpetually wasted, performed a single concert in London's Kings Cross. This whole crazed period of Iggy's phenomenal career was captured on camera by one man - Mick Rock.
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The Mick rock book is fantastic, but it's nearly all pictures. Does this new biography cover the Stooges era in depth? I'm going to be honest; I'm not that interested in Ig's solo career...
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeTue Mar 20, 2007 6:27 pm

The mick rock book was issued ages ago under a different cover layout (same pic, but different lettering)

Did it have the Ig's foreword ?


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Colin Chaos wrote:


Are you referring to Gimme Danger by any chance???

That's the one!
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seventeen wrote:
The mick rock book was issued ages ago under a different cover layout (same pic, but different lettering)

Did it have the Ig's foreword ?

The pic I posted is for the paperback version and it included the foreword by Iggy Pop!!!
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Been looking for it.
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This appears to be the [slightly less compelling] North American hardcover cover:

Open Up And Bleed: The Biography 0767923197.01._SS500_SCLZZZZZZZ_

Release date April 10.
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I agree with the "slightly less compelling" comment!!!
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeWed Sep 03, 2008 3:16 am

Is the paperback any different to the hardback?
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rubber legs wrote:
The Mick rock book is fantastic, but it's nearly all pictures. Does this new biography cover the Stooges era in depth? I'm going to be honest; I'm not that interested in Ig's solo career...

Same question. I'm actually looking for the definitive Stooges book.
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Cherry wrote:
rubber legs wrote:
The Mick rock book is fantastic, but it's nearly all pictures. Does this new biography cover the Stooges era in depth? I'm going to be honest; I'm not that interested in Ig's solo career...

Same question. I'm actually looking for the definitive Stooges book.

You won't be disappointed with Open Up And Bleed.
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PostSubject: Re: Open Up And Bleed: The Biography   Open Up And Bleed: The Biography Icon_minitimeTue Jun 09, 2009 9:02 pm

Great! Thanks!
What about "Raw Power" by Mick Rock? Is it an exclusively Stooges pics book?
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Cherry wrote:
Great! Thanks!
What about "Raw Power" by Mick Rock? Is it an exclusively Stooges pics book?

It's all pics from 1972 but the paperback edition has a forward from Iggy and an interveiw he did with Iggy in 1972 which is pretty short and spread out. There's also alot of pointless collages and 4 word quotes that take up a two-page spread. Still if you want cool, big pictures from 1972 its a great book to get, just don't get your hopes up too high. Smile
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Cherry wrote:
Great! Thanks!
What about "Raw Power" by Mick Rock? Is it an exclusively Stooges pics book?

Also bear in mind that all the live shots are from the same gig. The other shots are mostly from another two sessions too as far as I remember. It's good stuff but try and pick up a cheap copy.
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Cherry just buy it and wallow in the fun and beauty.
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