The Rise, The Fall, and The Rise by Brix Smith Start $18.95 - American Brix Smith Start spent ten years in The Fall with Mark E. Smith while being married to him, which ended in a violent disintegration. Growing up in the Hollywood Hills in the '60s in a dilapidated pink mansion her life has …
Published by Ditto Press
84p, riso printed in b&w and colors with offset photo signatures, hardcover, 6"x8.5"
Woof! This thing is it's own special trip: mayhem-infused gonzo reportage laid out as an art book/photozine and novel rolled into one.
More about this badassery from publisher Ditto Press:
"Stuart Griffiths joined the British army in 1988, aged 16. Within a year he had earned his red beret and was posted to the Parachute Regiment in Northern Ireland.
With an Instamatic camera, he began to document the everyday reality of war: the accidental killing of teenage joyriders, violent riots, the aftermath of bombings and shootings, gallows humour, LSD trips and the titular ‘Pigs' Disco’