Chrissy Amphlett is a true legend of Australian rockanaroll. Here, the spellbinding performer who inspired and outraged as lead singer of the Divinyls tells her own amazing story. In this raw, gripping and searingly honest account, Chrissy spares no one a least of all herself. She reveals how she formed the Divinyls and, with a unique voice, steely ambition and an outrageous stage act powered them to Australian and international stardom. Having battled alcohol, drugs and a million dollars worth of debt, Chrissy tells of her fight with MS and of finally finding peace with the love of her life in New York. Brave, sad, funny, ferocious, there's never been anyone like Chrissy Amphlett.I was trying to make a living, singing. ... Next day having to sing in the choir and with Baton Rouge while feeling like death. What is it about bands? Ia#39;ve never known one that wasna#39;t a passion pit. Maybe the talent, the ambition, the magic of the music casts a spell over those who play in them and dooms them to labyrinthineanbsp;...
|Title||:||Pleasure and Pain|
|Author||:||Chrissy Amphlett, Larry Writer|
|Publisher||:||Hachette UK - 2013-05-22|