• "Here's a book you just want to be true... A heady slice of disturbing joy."

    Sunday Sport
  • "An off-kilter, part-autobiographical account of the hedonistic Hollywood rock scene... An odd book, then, but weirdly compelling all the same."

    Geoff Barton, Classic Rock
  • "Brilliantly orchestrated... Hotten is a natural-born journalist and excels in telling such stories in controlled, compelling prose – as anyone who has read his superb non-fiction book The Years of the Locust can attest."