Burning Down the Haus: Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall

Burning Down the Haus: Punk Rock, Revolution, and the Fall of the Berlin Wall

by Tim Mohr

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781616208431
Publisher: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill
Publication date: 09/11/2018
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 129,906
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

About the Author


Tim Mohr is an award-winning translator of authors such as Alina Bronsky, Wolfgang Herrndorf, and Charlotte Roche. He has also collaborated on memoirs by musicians Gil Scott-Heron, Duff McKagan of Guns N’ Roses, and Paul Stanley of KISS. His own writing has appeared in the New York Times Book Review, New York Magazine,and Inked, among other publications, and he spent several years as a staff editor at Playboy magazine, where he edited Hunter S. Thompson, John Dean, and Harvey Pekar, among others. Prior to starting his writing career he earned his living as a club DJ in Berlin.

Table of Contents

Preface vii

Introduction 1

I Too Much Future 7

II Oh Bondage Up Yours! 77

III Combat Rock 121

IV Rise Above 191

V Burning from the Inside 249

VI Disintegration 297

VII Lust for Life 333

Acknowledgments 357

Bibliography 361

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