My Damage: The Story of a Punk Rock Survivor

My Damage: The Story of a Punk Rock Survivor


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ISBN-13: 9780306825804
Publisher: Da Capo Press
Publication date: 09/05/2017
Pages: 336
Sales rank: 534,648
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

Keith Morris is a cofounding member of Black Flag and the Circle Jerks. He has recorded over fifteen albums, appeared on countless albums and compilations, and has a half-dozen film credits to his name.

Jim Ruland has been writing for punk rock zines like Flipside since the early '90s and has written for every issue of Razorcake, America's only non-profit independent music fanzine.

Table of Contents

Crash 1

Thug 3

Hermosa Beach 8

Bait 15

Wasted 20

Black Seeds 25

Panic 31

Chuck the Duke 36

The Church 39

They Kept Playing 43

Moose Lodge 49

Nervous Breakthrough 56

Ground Zero 63

Brain Fry 67

Polliwog Park 73


Not Having Fun 82

What's Next? 88

Inglegood 91

It's a Small World After All 98

The Pink House 105

Gin Ling Way 108


New York Calling 118

Wild in the Streets 124

World Up My Ass 130

Golden Shower of Hits 136

I Can't Believe I Used to Like These Guys 141

You Don't Belong Here 146

Bud Club 154

Ultra Megadeath 158

Not So Wonderful 162

It's the Monster… 167

Last Straw 174

V 181

Hangmen 186

The Nymph 191

Screwed 196

Bug Lamp 202

Zapped 208

A Wandering Jew 214

The Last Jerk Off 219

Devil's Mess 226

Down 231

Midget Handjob 235

V2 241

Heart of Darkness 246

Blackout 253

Oslo Coma Situation 259

OFF! 271

Happy Ending 277

Acknowledgments 285

About the Authors 289

Index 291

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My Damage: The Story of a Punk Rock Survivor 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 2 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Eh. This look back comes off as poorly written and not very inspiring. A lot of petty stuff surrounded by tales of getting drunk and messed up to kinda pay rent.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago