My Damage - The Story of a Punk Rock Survivor
Hardcore punk memoir by Keith Morris, ultimate punk rock frontman and founder of Black Flag, the Circle Jerks, and OFF! Keith Morris is a true punk icon. No one else embodies the sound of Southern Californian hardcore. Short and sporting waistlength dreadlocks, Morris is known the world over for his takenoprisoners approach on the stage and his integrity off of it. Over the course of his fortyyear career, he s battled diabetes, drug and alcohol addiction, and the record industry. "My Damage" is more than a book about the highs and lows of a punk rock legend, however. It s also a look at rock n roll through the lens of someone who has shared the stage with just about every major figure in the music industry and appeared in cult films like "The Decline of Western Civilization" and "Repo Man." It s a Hollywood story from a native s perspective. "My Damage" is Morris s streets, his scene, his musicas only he can tell it.