The Resource Tranny : confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout, Laura Jane Grace with Dan Ozzi, (overdrive ebook)

Tranny : confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout, Laura Jane Grace with Dan Ozzi, (overdrive ebook)

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Tranny : confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout
Title
Tranny
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confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout
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Laura Jane Grace with Dan Ozzi
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Language
eng
Summary
ONE OF BILLBOARD'S "100 GREATEST MUSIC BOOKS OF ALL TIME" The provocative transgender advocate and lead singer of the punk rock band Against Me! provides a searing account of her search for identity and her true self. [endif]-- It began in a bedroom in Naples, Florida, when a misbehaving punk teenager named Tom Gabel, armed with nothing but an acoustic guitar and a headful of anarchist politics, landed on a riff. Gabel formed Against Me! and rocketed the band from its scrappy beginnings-banging on a drum kit made of pickle buckets-to a major-label powerhouse that critics have called this generation's The Clash. Since its inception in 1997, Against Me! has been one of punk's most influential modern bands, but also one of its most divisive. With every notch the four-piece climbed in their career, they gained new fans while infuriating their old ones. They suffered legal woes, a revolving door of drummers, and a horde of angry, militant punks who called them "sellouts" and tried to sabotage their shows at every turn. But underneath the public turmoil, something much greater occupied Gabel-a secret kept for 30 years, only acknowledged in the scrawled-out pages of personal journals and hidden in lyrics. Through a troubled childhood, delinquency, and struggles with drugs, Gabel was on a punishing search for identity. Not until May of 2012 did a Rolling Stone profile finally reveal it: Gabel is a transsexual, and would from then on be living as a woman under the name Laura Jane Grace. Tranny is the intimate story of Against Me!'s enigmatic founder, weaving the narrative of the band's history, as well as Grace's, with dozens of never-before-seen entries from the piles of journals Grace kept. More than a typical music memoir about sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll-although it certainly has plenty of that-Tranny is an inside look at one of the most remarkable stories in the history of rock
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Tranny
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The transgender advocate and lead singer of the punk rock band Against Me! Describes her intensely personal struggles with identity and addiction through journal entries that date back to her childhood
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Biography type
autobiography
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10539973
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Dewey number
782.42166092
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illustrations
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
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confessions of punk rocks most infamous anarchist sellout
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Tranny : confessions of punk rock's most infamous anarchist sellout, Laura Jane Grace with Dan Ozzi, (overdrive ebook)
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unknown
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier.
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent.
Contents
  • Bamboo bones
  • Paralytic states of dependency
  • Black me out
  • Epilogue (or Mandatory happiness with Laura Jane Grace)
  • Walking is still honest
  • I was a teenage anarchist
  • We're Never going home
  • Borne on the FM waves
  • Thrash unreal
  • Don't abandon me
  • White crosses
  • High pressure low
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ocn962854902
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unknown
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First edition.
Extent
1 online resource (306 pages)
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unknown
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online
Isbn
9780316264365
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unknown
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computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
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illustrations (some color).
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not applicable
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unknown
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unknown sound
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remote
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D9BA76CC-FC60-488C-9462-34B49E7FC8B0
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(OCoLC)962854902

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