Read Inside Studio 54: The Real Story of Sex, Drugs, and Rock 'n' Roll Online Free - Inside Studio 54 takes you behind the scenes of the infamous club, through the crowd to a place where celebrities, friends, and the beautiful people sip champagne and share lines of cocaine using rolled up $100 bills. In the early 80s, Mark Fleischman reopened Studio 54, the world's most famous and notorious nightclub, after it was closed down by the State of New York. 10,000 people showed up that night, ready to re-start the party that abruptly ended after the raid in 1978, landing the former owners in jail. Inside Studio 54 takes you to the happening scenes of the 1960s, 70s, and 80s, the post-Pill, pre-AIDS era of free love, consequence-free sex, and a seemingly endless party. Following Fleischman as he built connections as a hotel, restaurant, and club owner that lead him to Studio 54, A start-studded thrill ride through the glamorous and sometimes seedy world of the world's most famous night club.
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November 21, 2017
Well, this was deeply disappointing. This book is long on information about the author's life but short on details about the actual goings-on at the club itself. Case in point; the wildly extravagant 16th birthday party Calvin Klein threw for his daughter Marci was summed up in about 4 paragraphs...
November 19, 2017
Received through FirstReads...
I have some mixed feelings about this book. I think I expected something a bit more exciting, and this took a bit to get going. The best parts of this book were the anecdotes about celebrities. I have to say that the rest tended to be kind of repetitive, and if you b...
October 30, 2017
The cost of the party
A look into Studio 54 how the strong survive. Drugs, sex,decadence among the in crowd. Found the book very unsettling. The owner/author contributed drugs and perversion and tries to convey that the majority of patrons extracted a better life due to 54. Sorry to contribute to...
December 23, 2017
THIS IS A HORRIBLE BOOK
If you enjoy reading insipid books about Studio 54 after THIS NAME DROPPER OH SO COOL HIPSTER SWINGER BOUGHT THE CLUB, be my guest. It's AWFUL. He should have just called it "I THINK I WAS COOL ONCE BUT NOW I'M OLD." Nothing is cool or new in this book unless you slept thro...
November 10, 2017
A bit much and over-the-top but then so was the nightclub. A fun speed read I guess. The most impressive part of the book was the fact he was able to get sober and live a normal life later considering the insane amount of alcohol and drugs he consumed. It's also impressive that he's still alive....
January 16, 2018
In one word: WOW!!! If you like Sex, Drugs, and Rock-n-Roll, you'll LOVE this!
January 01, 2018
well written and an exciting account of what It was like. I like that Fleischman isn't afraid of looking bad either. very honest. an enjoyable read