James Ellroy is one of America’s finest novelists. Some of his 19 books include: LA Conflidential, White Jazz, American Tabloid, Shakedown, and the Black Dahlia. His latest novel, Perfidia, comes out in September and is available for pre-order now. James is a man whose live has full of love and passion — as discussed on Man School #55 — but he’s also been Twice Divorced.
Robert Greene [Twitter] is a multiple time New York Times Best Selling Author. He’s best known for his books The 48 Laws of Powers, Mastery, The Art of Seduction, and The 50th Law.In addition to writing about these various principles, he’s also applied them to his own life.
Tony Thaxton [Twitter] was the long-time drummer for Motion City Soundtrack. During that great run he got injured, busted his arm, and his career was put on hold. Wondering how he dealt with that? Don’t miss Tony Thaxton’s recent Man School: “Life on The Road.”
Tony Thaxton left Motion City Soundtrack last year. In a new episode of the Man School podcast, Thaxton dived in a little more about the reasons behind his departure. Listen starting at 28 minutes below after the jump.
Lewis Howes [Twitter] is an athlete, lifestyle entrepreneur, and the host of the great podcastThe School of Greatness. He was a past Man School guest and we talked about that he had to be the best at everything. On this episode he shares about being sexually abused at the age of five.
Tony Thaxton [Twitter] is the former (and long-time) drummer of the rock group Motion City Soundtrack. He also hosts the podcast Feliz Navipod (hear Caleb on there). After eleven years touring the world, Tony broke down. Despite living his dream (and perhaps yours), he quit the band in order to stay in one place.