Hold-Up Review in Rolling Stone France
Murders, robberies, heroin and rock’n’roll:
the polar cocktail that kills!
La sélection noire
de Philippe Blanchet.
TOO DRUNK TO FUCK
In the late 70′s, Patrick was a roadie for Dead Kennedys and road manager for Flipper, one of the best punk bands of the San Francisco Bay Area. He was a roadie, but mostly an addict. Fifteen years later, he’s robbing banks and supermarkets, and playing Sid & Nancy with his girlfriend Jenny, while surviving two overdoses …
Patrick O’Neil recounts this long journey punctuated by lightning discharges of adrenaline. A nightmare-like creepy thriller: his life. Brutal!