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Steven Tyler: 'Does The Noise In My Head Bother You?' (2011)
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25. Steven Tyler: 'Does The Noise In My Head Bother You?' (2011)

If you can find a single coherent sentence in this book, write and tell the publisher, so they can correct this error in future editions. But happy hunting, because Steven Tyler's brain is located, as he puts it, "in the way-out-a-sphere." From Aerosmith to American Idol, Tyler has been "61 Highwayed and I did it my wayed; Little-Willie-Johned and been-here-and-goned; million-dollar riffed and Jimmy Cliffed; cotton-picked and Stevie Nick'd."

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