When: Wed., March 23, 7 p.m. 2011
He spent the night with Trent Reznor, went to church with Tom Cruise, discussed drugs with Madonna, and made Lady Gaga cry. At Books Inc. (1760 Fourth St., Berkeley) on Wednesday, Mar. 23, Rolling Stone editor Neil Strauss discusses Everyone Loves You When You're Dead, his new collection of personal encounters with many celebrities, including Gwen Stefani, Rick James, and the members of Led Zeppelin. 7 p.m., free. BooksInc.net.