Scenes From The Coffee House: #001

Dave Grohl's new book Storyteller is, quite simply, fantastic and possibly even better as an audiobook with Grohl reading his own words. I don't know what I expected but I didn't expect to bury myself in it quite as hard as I did. A major observation from it: Grohl doesn't appear to have an uncontrollable ego (not that I ever thought he did) or indeed, any ego at all and he comes across as a sincere and genuine guy - somebody you could split a pack of Budweisers with at least. I mention the ego thing because pick up any rock autobiography (which this is but also isn't) and you'll find tales of destruction, squabbling, resentment and a lot of how - when things went wrong - "it wasn't my fault".

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