"Adam was diagnosed with Bipolar I Disorder when he was 21 years old.
Adam stated, "In the past I've been a robot. It's been an out-of-body experience. Bipolar means up and down and that's me. Music has always been the best medication. I was on sodium valproate for seven years. I couldn't get to sleep and I didn't make love for seven years. My hair fell out and I couldn't pick up a book as I couldn't concentrate. I didn't write a song or pick up a guitar in that time and piled on the weight. I m"
"Had no urge to see him, but watched him anyway since he played a local festival and I had nothing better to do. He was OK. Highlight was when he played "physical (you're so)" which he co-wrote with Trent Reznor."
"There's nothing "new" or "romantic" about waving a gun around, mister.
Case History: The New Romantic leading light has suffered lifelong bouts of depression. He attempted suicide when he was 21. In January 2002, when drinkers in a London pub laughed at his cowboy hat, Ant snapped. He left the premises in a huff, returning later to throw a car alternator through the window and wave a fake revolver around. Was subsequently confined to a mental hospital.
Craziest Moment: When Adam and the Ants p"