The lengthy-awaited autobiography of the guitarist, songwriter, singer, and founding member of the Rolling Stones. Girls and gents: Keith Richards.

With The Rolling Stones, Keith Richards created the songs that roused the arena, and he lived the unique rock and roll lifestyles. Now, finally, the person himself tells his tale of lifestyles within the crossfire storm. Listening obsessively to Chuck Berry and Muddy Waters data, finding out guitar and forming a band with Mick Jagger and Brian Jones. The Rolling Stones’s first popularity and the infamous drug busts that resulted in his enduring symbol as an outlaw people hero. Growing immortal riffs like those in “Leaping Jack Flash” and “Honky Tonk Ladies.” His courting with Anita Pallenberg and the demise of Brian Jones. Tax exile in France, wildfire excursions of the U.S., isolation and habit. Falling in love with Patti Hansen. Estrangement from Jagger and next reconciliation. Marriage, circle of relatives, solo albums and Xpensive Winos, and the street that is going on perpetually.

With his trademark disarming honesty, Keith Richard brings us the tale of a lifestyles now we have all longed to understand extra of, unfettered, fearless, and real.