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              Acid For The Children - The autobiography of Flea, the Red Hot Chili Peppers legend

              Acid For The Children - The autobiography of Flea, the Red Hot Chili Peppers legend (Paperback)

              By Flea

              • RRP: $27.99
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              Flea, the iconic bassist and co-founder, alongside Anthony Kiedis, of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating origin story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star.

              ISBN 9781472230836
              Released NZ 13 Oct 2020
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
              Interest Age General Audience
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              443 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Acid For The Children - The autobiography of Flea, the Red Hot Chili Peppers legend

              Acid For The Children - The autobiography of Flea, the Red Hot Chili Peppers legend (Hardback)

              By Flea

              • RRP: $55.00
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              Iconic bassist and co-founder of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating life story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star.

              ISBN 9781472230812
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Headline Publishing Group
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              10 In stock at publisher; delivery usually 15-20 working days due to covid19 delays
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              Acid for the Children: A Memoir
                

              Acid for the Children: A Memoir (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Flea; Foreword by Smith, Patti

              • RRP: $40.99
              • $31.51
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              • Pub Date
                7 Sep 21

              New York Times BestsellerA #1 LA Times BestsellerA USA Today BestsellerOne of NPR's Favorite Books of 2019 With virtuosic vulnerability (The Atlantic), the iconic bassist and Red Hot Chili peppers co-founder pens a love letter to a youth spent wild in Los Angeles in his raw and r...iveting coming-of-age memoir, now in paperback. In Acid for the Children, Flea takes readers on a deeply personal and revealing tour of his formative years, spanning from Australia to the New York City suburbs to, finally, Los Angeles. Through hilarious anecdotes, poetical meditations, and occasional flights of fantasy, Flea deftly chronicles the experiences that forged him as an artist, a musician, and a young man. His dreamy, jazz-inflected prose makes the Los Angeles of the 1970s and 80s come to gritty, glorious life, including the potential for fun, danger, mayhem, or inspiration that lurked around every corner. It is here that young Flea, looking to escape a turbulent home, found family in a community of musicians, artists, and junkies who also lived on the fringe. He spent most of his time partying and committing petty crimes. But it was in music where he found a higher meaning, a place to channel his frustration, loneliness, and love. This left him open to the life-changing moment when he and his best friends, soul brothers, and partners-in-mischief came up with the idea to start their own band, which became the Red Hot Chili Peppers. Acid for the Children is the debut of a stunning new literary voice, whose prose is as witty, entertaining, and wildly unpredictable as the author himself. It's a tenderly evocative coming-of-age story and a raucous love letter to the power of music and creativity from one of the most renowned musicians of our time.
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              ISBN 9781455530540
              Released NZ 7 Sep 2021
              Publisher Grand Central Publishing
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              Available for pre-order, ships once internationally released 7 Sep 2021
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              Chad Smith: Red Hot Rhythm Method
               

              Chad Smith: Red Hot Rhythm Method (Other, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 CD-Audio)

              By Smith, Chad; Flea

              A play-along transcription book of Chad's very popular video. Nine tracks are presented without drums so you can play along with some of the Red Hot Chili Peppers' most popular tunes such as Give It Away, Suck My Kiss, Breaking the Girl and more. Includes an incredible ten-minute... jam with Flea.
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              ISBN 9780769220239
              Released NZ 1 Jan 1994
              Publisher Misc - Alliance Distribution
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series DCI Video Transcription
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              Out of print
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              Acid for the Children: A Memoir
                

              Acid for the Children: A Memoir (Audio CD / Audio, Library Edition)

              Read by Flea

              • RRP: $224.99
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              Iconic bassist and cofounder of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating life story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star.

              ISBN 9781549145728
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Grand Central Publishing
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              Acid for the Children: A Memoir
               

              Acid for the Children: A Memoir (Hardback)

              By Flea; Foreword by Smith, Patti

              • RRP: $63.99
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              Iconic bassist and co-founder of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating life story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star. The strange tale of a boy named Flea starts in ...Rye, NY. It was all very normal. But soon his parents divorced and his mother Patricia remarried a jazz musician. Flea's stepfather frequently invited musicians to his house for jam sessions which sparked Flea's interest in music. The family moved to Los Angeles, where Flea became fascinated with the trumpet, idolizing musicians like Miles, Dizzy, and Louis. But the family soon fell apart, I was raised in a very violent, alcoholic household, Flea later said. I grew up being terrified of my parents, particularly my father figures. It caused [me] a lot of trouble later in life. He began smoking weed at 13, and became a daily user of harder drugs. He was on the streets by 14 and soon after, met another social outcast and drug user named Anthony Kiedis. They form a band that would become the Red Hot Chili Peppers.IT SEEMED LIKE A GOOD IDEA AT THE TIME is pure, uncut Flea, with nothing left unsaid.
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              ISBN 9781455530533
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Grand Central Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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              Internationally sourced; ships 6-14 working days
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              Acid for the Children: A Memoir
               

              Acid for the Children: A Memoir (Audio CD / Audio)

              Read by Flea; Foreword by Smith, Patti

              Iconic bassist and co-founder of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating life story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star. The strange tale of a boy named Flea starts in ...Rye, NY. It was all very normal. But soon his parents divorced and his mother Patricia remarried a jazz musician. Flea's stepfather frequently invited musicians to his house for jam sessions which sparked Flea's interest in music. The family moved to Los Angeles, where Flea became fascinated with the trumpet, idolizing musicians like Miles, Dizzy, and Louis. But the family soon fell apart, I was raised in a very violent, alcoholic household, Flea later said. I grew up being terrified of my parents, particularly my father figures. It caused [me] a lot of trouble later in life. He began smoking weed at 13, and became a daily user of harder drugs. He was on the streets by 14 and soon after, met another social outcast and drug user named Anthony Kiedis. They form a band that would become the Red Hot Chili Peppers.IT SEEMED LIKE A GOOD IDEA AT THE TIME is pure, uncut Flea, with nothing left unsaid.
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              ISBN 9781478912903
              Released NZ 5 Nov 2019
              Publisher Grand Central Publishing
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              Acid for the Children: A Memoir
                

              Acid for the Children: A Memoir (Pre-recorded digital audio player / Audio)

              By Flea

              • RRP: $219.50
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              Iconic bassist and co-founder of the immortal Red Hot Chili Peppers finally tells his fascinating life story, complete with all the dizzying highs and the gutter lows you'd expect from an LA street rat turned world-famous rock star.

              ISBN 9781549120176
              Released NZ 5 Dec 2019
              Publisher Hachette
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