From Albion To Shangri-La

From Albion To Shangri La Unexpurgated recent personal journals and tour diaries documenting the turbulent life and misadventures of Libertines and Babyshambles frontman Peter Doherty The book hit headlines upon release in Ju

  • Title: From Albion To Shangri-La
  • Author: Peter Doherty
  • ISBN: 9780993014109
  • Page: 154
  • Format: ebook
  • Unexpurgated recent personal journals and tour diaries documenting the turbulent life and misadventures of Libertines and Babyshambles frontman, Peter Doherty The book hit headlines upon release in July 2014, not least because of entries about the rock star s famous, often tragic, friends including Peaches Geldof, Amy Winehouse and a certain supermodel.Truthful, provocatiUnexpurgated recent personal journals and tour diaries documenting the turbulent life and misadventures of Libertines and Babyshambles frontman, Peter Doherty The book hit headlines upon release in July 2014, not least because of entries about the rock star s famous, often tragic, friends including Peaches Geldof, Amy Winehouse and a certain supermodel.Truthful, provocative and sensitive, From Albion to Shangri La chronicles six tumultuous years 2008 2013 in the life of Peter Doherty in entries from his personal notebooks and tour diaries.It is an intimate portrait of one of the most complex, yet gifted English musicians Peter Doherty puts his horrible addiction, love life, friendships and character under the poetic microscope of his own soul From Albion to Shangri La is the first truly revealing autobiographical account of this enigma Peter s previous book consisted of facsimiles of pages from earlier journals About his own paradoxical character, Peter writes I will be found a stranger in my own skin Wonder how I ever let myself in Peter illustrates the notebooks with his own drawings Although Thin Man Press did not include all of these in the paperback version, the illustrations available can be seen in the Kindle version and are available on request to foreign publishers, with the possibility of reproducing themPeter is in the habit of leaving his personal notebooks open for friends and fans to write in From Albion to Shangri La contains poignant entries by Amy Winehouse and Peaches Geldof.The last section of the book consists of excerpts from Peter s tour diaries they are a vivid, often hilarious, account of life on the Sex and Drugs and Rock and Roll road The morning presented thousands of s worth of damage andrhaps damage to the heart of a wait for it blue eyed, blush cheeked divinity called oh does it matter The book concludes with an exclusive interview with Peter Doherty by Nina Antonia From Albion to Shangri La will appeal to Doherty Babyshambles Libertines fans and as the Libertines have just re formed and are about to release a new album on EMI Virgin, these fans will number millions as well as to anyone who enjoys a fascinating story from the Rock and Roll jungle, told well and with sensitivity, poetry, humour and wit by one of this century s great flaneurs.

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