Music News

News > Music News > FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH DRUMMER POSTS VIDEO CLIPS TO PROMOTE BOOK

FIVE FINGER DEATH PUNCH DRUMMER POSTS VIDEO CLIPS TO PROMOTE BOOK

Video clips of Five Finger Death Punch drummer and co-founder Jeremy Spencer talking about the band's guitarists, Zoltan Bathory and Jason Hook, has been posted online to promote the upcoming publication of Spencer's autobiography, Death Punch'd: Surviving Five Finger Death Punch's Metal Mayhem. Spencer told us how the book came about: "I decided to clean myself up and I went into rehab a few years ago, and the day I got out I basically just started writing my whole life as a therapeutic kind of exercise. I was writing about a thousand to two thousand words a day. I would do it on tour, in the tour bus, wherever we were, and it started to shape up into something kind of interesting. I'm really excited because I think that it's relatable and I think it might be able to help some people and people can relate to the story." .

The book is described as Spencer's "personal journey through the wild highs and terrifying lows of the rock 'n' roll lifestyle . . . a wry and rollicking tale of music, addiction and recovery, revealing the path that served as a catalyst to make him the man he is today."

Spencer has committed a percentage of his personal income from the book to support NAADAC, the Association for Addiction Professionals, which represents more than 75,000 addiction counselors, educators and other addiction-focused health care professionals in the United States, Canada and abroad.

Spencer's book has already received advance accolades from rock legends and recovering alcoholics Alice Cooper and Rob Halford.

Five Finger Death Punch begins its fall tour with Volbeat on September 16th in Salt Lake City.

CHECK IT OUT: Here's Spencer talking about Zoltan Bathory:

Here he is discussing Jason Hook:

Photo by PRPhotos.com

Related articles

Music News

Two copies of a rare early recording by Jack White have been found -- inside pieces of reupholstered furniture...
Blink-182 singer and guitarist Tom DeLonge said that the band will not record its next album in a "normal studio...
Incubus plans to release two new EPs in 2015 after signing a new record deal, according to Billboard.com...
The members of Royal Blood have wanted to open for Foo Fighters even before there was a Royal Blood. With the duo...
Kid Rock has unveiled more details about his upcoming 10th studio album, First Kiss, which is due out February...