The first official biography of British rockers Suede will reveal the
inside story of frontman Brett Anderson's battle with drugs and the
long-running feud with Blur.
The book will explain exactly what led Anderson to descend into a pit of
drug hell, as well as why his relationship with Elastica's JUSTINE FRISCHMANN
disintegrated, causing Suede to clash with her subsequent boyfriend and Blur
Original guitarist BERNARD BUTLER's bitter departure in 1996 will also be
covered, as will the decision to recruit 17-year-old schoolboy RICHARD OAKES as
SUEDE: LOVE AND POISON is written by the POSITIVITY band's long-time
associate DAVID BARNETT, and will be published on 3 November (03).