Written by Dave Thompson, an English journalist and writer of hundred books about pop culture, the 400 pages book “Your Pretty Face Is Going to Hell” – The Dangerous Glitter of David Bowie, Iggy Pop, and Lou Reed, tells the story of this trio in the 70’s where the height was glitter, high heels, eccentric hairstyles, makeup of transvestite and boutique’s androgyny known as Glitter and Glam Rock.
Thompson interviewed numerous witnesses over the years and followed David Bowie, Lou Reed and Iggy Pop tracing an unlikely destination until the moment where they turn the biggest stars of that generation and change the history of Rock’n Roll movement. The result is an historic, humorous and intelligent book.
For lovers of pop culture worth checking this important cultural moment that revolutionized the history of Classic Rock and inspired a generation of young, influencing behavior, fashion and the contemporary art.
You may not even be an admirer of Rock’n Roll but surely you know these characters!