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Ging conversations and his tragic death More memoir than biography Hersh’s book plumbs the sources of Chesnutt’s pain and creativity deeply than any conventional account of his life and recordings ever could Chesnutt was difficult to understand and freuently difficult to be with but as Hersh reveals him he was also wickedly funny and painfully perceptive This intimate memoir is essential reading for anyone interested in the music or the artist Not so much a book about Vic as it is a book about the author's relationship to Vic If you're looking for a biography of Vic this ain't it It may as well be a book about Kristin Hersh

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Don't Suck Don't Die Giving Up Vic Chesnutt“Friend asshole angel mutant” singer songwriter Vic Chesnutt “came along and made us gross and broken people seem I dunno cooler I guess” A uadriplegic who could play only simple chords on his guitar Chesnutt recorded seventeen critically acclaimed albums before his death in 2009 including About to Choke North Star Deserter and At the Cut In 2006 NPR placed him in the top five of the ten best living songwriters along with Bob Dylan Tom Wai I haven't heard of Kristin Hersh and I don't even really know if I've ever listened to Vic Chesnutt's music but holy hell look at this review from LitHub's Great Bookseller Fall 2015 Preview This is an amazing memoir from the bestselling author of Rat Girl and founder of the band Throwing Muses It paints a beautiful portrait of musician Vic Chesnutt his uniue friendship with the author and the sorrowful broken darkness they each deal with The language is warm intimate and poetic; it’s like On the Road and Sylvia Plath had a baby It’s so gorgeous it actually hurts to read I have not been so moved by a piece of art any art in years Even with the inevitable tragic ending Hersh keeps you hanging on with her delicate and sublime prose You know you are circling a vortex but the water is so perfect you don’t care This story aches laughs stuns and pulls you into it like a siren song You will put it down and want of both Chesnutt and Hersh and feel all the brokenhearted at the enormity of the lossWut Give me this

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EPUB ☆ MOBI Don't Suck Don't Die Giving Up Vic Chesnutt õ 9780292759473 FREE ✓ KRISTIN HERSH ☆ ❰Read❯ ➭ Don't Suck Don't Die Giving Up Vic Chesnutt Author Kristin Hersh – Dogsalonbristol.co.uk “Friend asshole angel mutant” singeTs Paul McCartney and Bruce Springsteen Chesnutt’s songs have also been covered by many prominent artists including Madonna the Smashing Pumpkins REM Sparklehorse Fugazi and Neutral Milk HotelKristin Hersh toured with Chesnutt for nearly a decade and they became close friends bonding over a love of songwriting and mutual struggles with mental health In Don’t Suck Don’t Die she describes many seemingly small moments they shared their free ran This is an amazing memoir It paints a beautiful portrait of Vic Chesnutt his uniue friendship with the author and the sorrowful broken darkness they each deal with The language is warm intimate and poetic It's so gorgeous it actually hurts to read I have not been so moved by a piece of art any art in years Even with the inevitable tragic ending Hersh keeps you hanging on with her delicate and sublime prose You know you are circling a vortex but the water is so perfect you don't care This story aches laughs stuns pulls you into it like a siren song You will put it down with insights that seem natural but impossible You'll want of both Chesnutt and Hersh and all the brokenhearted at the enormity of the loss