Then It Fell Apart

Category: Book
By (author): Moby
Subject:  BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Composers & Musicians
  BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs
  MUSIC / General
  MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Pop Vocal
Audience: general/trade
Publisher: Faber & Faber Publishing
Published: May 2019
Format: Book-hardcover
Pages: 320
Size: 10.00in x 6.25in
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From The Publisher*"Somehow this chronicle of a long, dark night of the soul also involves funny stories involving Trump, Putin, and a truly baffling array of degenerates."-Stephen Colbert

What do you do when you realize you have everything you think you've ever wanted but still feel completely empty? What do you do when it all starts to fall apart? The second volume of Moby's extraordinary life story is a journey into the dark heart of fame and the demons that lurk just beneath the bling and bluster of the celebrity lifestyle.

In summer 1999, Moby released the album that defined the millennium, PLAY. Like generation-defining albums before it, PLAY was ubiquitous, and catapulted Moby to superstardom. Suddenly he was hanging out with David Bowie and Lou Reed, Christina Ricci and Madonna, taking ecstasy for breakfast (most days), drinking bottles of vodka (every day), and sleeping with super models (infrequently). It was a diet that couldn't last. And then it fell apart.

The second volume of Moby's memoir is a classic about the banality of fame. It is shocking, riotously entertaining, extreme, and unforgiving. It is unedifying, but you can never tear your eyes away from the page.
Review Quote*"This well-written memoir of a man's search for contentment astutely reveals the sharp rises and the steep descents of fame."-Publishers Weekly
"A must-read"-Kirkus
Biographical NoteMoby was born in Harlem in 1965. He is a singer-songwriter, musician, DJ and photographer. The first volume of his memoirs,Porcelain, was published in 2016.