Chelsea Hotel Manhattan performance

First reading by Joe Ambrose fro, Chelsea Hotel Manhattan, LONDON 2007
Joe Ambrose performs from Chelsea Hotel Manhattan at Brown's Shoe Shop, Hackney, London, on September 24th 2007 as part of the Write to Ignite festival. This was Joe's first London reading in a few years, and he read sections from the book concerning Sid Vicious, Joey Ramone, and a mysterious enigmatic drug smuggler called The Duchess. The photograph was taken by Paul Hawkins.Chelsea Hotel Manhattan is available from the Amazon shop on this site, as are many other books concerning Chelsea Hotel, punk rock, qnd counterculture matters. Read an extract from Chelsea Hotel Manhattan in the Work section.

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