Library of Junk

Books (15) Movies (14) Songs (4)

A collection of articles, images and links to scurrilous propaganda and buried truth, related to junk.

Rehab Inc; Our Pain is Their Profit

Director: Ben Knight, reporter


added by sayarsan on 19th Sep, 2016
With cutbacks in public spending across the board it isn't surprising that one of the most neglected areas is the treatment of those with chronic drug problems, particularly speed or ice as it is now more... more

Ben: Diary Of A Heroin Addict



added by sayarsan on 9th Aug, 2016
I happened upon this while looking through the shows online at the ABC. Something about the concept dragged me in; Ben has been a heroin addict/poly drug abuser for over ten years, has got a handycam and... more

'Highway To Hell' The Life & Death of AC/DC Legend Bon Scott

Author:Walker, Clinton


added by sayarsan on 11th Jun, 2016
 By Clinton Walker Pan Macmillan Australia (pub) The dazzling cover caught my eye from under the glass counter of Phase 4 one day and I saw it was written by Clinton Walker so I snapped it up for $... more

Blood Brothers. The Criminal Underworld of the East

Author:Bertil Lintner


added by sayarsan on 23rd Nov, 2015
“Blood Brothers; The criminal underworld of Asia” by Bertil Lintner. First published by Allen and Unwin (2002) Another comprehensive work from an author whose books are always rewarding to... more

The Hard Drug Chronicles

Author:Joseph Mattson, Gary Phillips, Jerry Stahl and Jervey Tervelon (eds)


added by sayarsan on 8th Nov, 2015
Don't be misled by the product information, this book is a collection of short stories by an extensive list of contributors. As well as being one of the contributors Jerry Stahl is one of five editors... more

20,000 Days on Earth

Director: Ian Forsyth, Jane Pollard


added by sayarsan on 13th Aug, 2015
20,000 Days on Earth   A portrait of one of the most accomplished figures to emerge from the New Wave of music which broke with the British rock phenomenon popularly called Punk Rock. The Bad Seeds... more

Boardwalk Empire; A television series created by Terence Winter,directed by Martin Scorsese.

Director: Martin Scorsese


added by sayarsan on 27th Jul, 2015
                               A period piece set in Atlanta from the end of the 19th century until the end of prohibition... more

Land of Jade

Author:Lintner, Bertil


added by sayarsan on 14th Feb, 2015
Land of Jade; A journey through insurgent Burma 1990 By Bertil Lintner Published by Kiskadale 'Land of Jade' must be one of the most unique of travel adventures since the Second World War... more

Tales from the Underworld

Author:Hans Fallada


added by felix on 19th Jan, 2015
I had thought Burroughs the first to chronicle addiction and the eternal chase in modern society. But Hans Fallada was doing it all decades earlier.  His depiction of two mates out on a hunt for... more

A Conversation With Lou Reed

Author:Jonathan Cott


added by sayarsan on 29th Oct, 2014
"There's a bit of magic in everything," Lou Reed once sang, "and then some loss to even things out." Reed died exactly one year ago today at the age of 71, and although his loss will... more