Everyone Loves You When You're Dead: Journeys into Fame and Madness
Everyone Loves You When You're Dead is a hilarious and revealing collection of celebrity interviews by Neil Strauss. In this book he: makes Lady Gaga cry, tries to keep Motley Crue out of jail and gets kidnapped by Courtney Love; shoots guns with Ludacris, takes a ride with Neil Young and goes to church with Tom Cruise and his mother; spends the night with Trent Reznor, reads the mind of Britney Spears and finds religion with Stephen Colbert; gets picked on by Led Zeppelin, threatened by the mafia and serenaded by Leonard Cohen; goes drinking with Bruce Springsteen, dining with Gwen Stefani and hot tubbing with Marilyn Manson; talks glam with David Bowie, drugs with Madonna, death with Johnny Cash and sex with Chuck Berry; gets molested by the Strokes, in trouble with Prince and in bed with...you'll find out who inside. In Everyone Loves You When You're Dead Strauss offers 120 of those singular, hit-you-in-the-guts, perception-altering interviews, as only he can. This is cultural journalism at its most entertaining and rock journalism at its most revealing.