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Duff McKagan To Release ‘How to Be a Man (And Other Illusions)’ In May 2015

Duff McKagan
Duff McKagan

Legendary rocker Duff McKagan has announced a May 12th, 2015 release date for his new book, ‘How to Be a Man (And Other Illusions)’ via Da Capo Press. For more info and to pre-order the book, check here.

Duff McKagan is one of the most respected survivors in hard rock. In ‘How to Be a Man,’ he shares the wisdom he gained on the path to superstardom—from his time with Guns N’ Roses and Velvet Revolver to getting sober after a life of hard living to achieving his personal American Dream of marrying a supermodel, raising a family, and experiencing what it’s like to be winked at by Prince.

An interviewer’s favorite, McKagan’s wisdom has been sought out on everything from financial planning and relationships to surviving the summer festival circuit and escaping a military coup. Expanding on his popular weekly columns in Seattle Weekly,, and, McKagan equips readers with the knowledge they need to rock fatherhood, manage their money, and remain a good dude in spite of it all.

This release will serve as McKagan’s second book. In 2011, he released ‘It’s So Easy (And Other Lies)’ was a traditional rock memoir, covering his rise to fame with Guns N’ Roses and his history with addiction. It is a must read for any music fan!