Book Signing with Eric Gladstone Author of "Anything But Nirvana"

Sat Dec 17 2022 at 12:30 pm to 02:30 pm

Avantpop Bookstore | Las Vegas

Avantpop Books & Art Gallery
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Book Signing with Eric Gladstone Author of "Anything But Nirvana" Book Signing with Eric Gladstone, 90s Alternative Music Journalist and Author of "Anything But Nirvana"
About this Event

Hey Reading Freaks!

On December 17th, at 12:30pm come stop by Avantpop Bookstore to meet 90s music journalist, Eric Gladstone and pick up a signed copy of "Anything But Nirvana: Other Heroes & Happenings From Rock's Last Great Era". If we're lucky, we might even get Eric to read an excerpt or two from the book.


Everyone who attends will receive a free digital playlist specially curated for this event.


Shwa recently interviewed Eric in the back of Avantpop Bookstore for our first official podcast.

Listen now- Ep. 1 Avantpop Bookstore Presents . . . Interview with Eric Gladstone


Can't make it to the event? Order a signed copy of "Anything But Nirvana" at



Eric was a prominent writer in the 90s covering bands such as Ween, Sonic Youth, Michael Franti/Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, Smashing Pumpkins, Jesus Lizard, the Rollins Band, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Monster Magnet, Mudhoney, Dust Brothers, The Beastie Boys, Beck, Dr. Octagon, Ozomatli, Foo Fighters, Pavement, Pigface, Spinal Tap and GWAR, he was at the first Tibetan Freedom Concert and the Reading Festival in Europe.


Witness amazing moments of ‘90s rock history with writer Eric Gladstone--in the studio and home with Billy Corgan and Smashing Pumpkins during Siamese Dream; at a SoHo diner with the Beastie Boys; backstage at the Reading Festival (UK) and the very first Tibetan Freedom Concert (San Francisco); in the studio with Beck during Odelay; at Pavement’s Williamsburg loft; in Memphis with Mudhoney; in a New York taxi with Sonic Youth; at Hollywood’s legendary Chateau Marmont with Red Hot Chili Peppers; in DC at the Foo Fighters’ first no-press-allowed tour; at home with Greg Dulli and on the road with Rollins, Jon Spencer, and Pigface (no, not together!). And more with Nick Cave, Citizen Cope, Dust Brothers, Michael Franti, The Frogs, Greg Ginn, PJ Harvey, Jawbox, Jesus Lizard, Gwar, Kool Keith/Dr. Octagon; John Lydon/PiL, Mazzy Star, Monster Magnet Yoko Ono, Ozomatli, Portishead Pussy Galore, Slowdive, The Smithereens, Spinal Tap, Ween and Weezer.

This is a FREE event.

RSVP is requested but not required.

Come join us and rock out with your book out, at Avantpop Bookstore! / [email protected]

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Avantpop Bookstore, 900 Karen Avenue, Las Vegas, United States


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