Did MTV Show Contribute to DJ AM’s Death?

Now that viewers have seen DJ AM’s (Adam Goldstein) ‘Gone Too Far‘ on MTV, some medical professionals claim the program put the recovering addict in danger. The New York Times spoke with addiction specialists along with Goldstein’s friends and raised the question: “How well did MTV know its host?” Goldstein, who had a personal therapist […]

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MTV To Air DJ AM Series ‘Gone Too Far’

(AP) NEW YORK – MTV is going ahead with plans to air the late DJ AM’s ‘Gone Too Far‘ documentary series, in which he and concerned families staged interventions for young drug abusers, with the first episode set to air Monday. The 36-year-old celebrity spinner, whose real name was Adam Goldstein, was found in his […]

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DJ AM’s Death Ruled Accidental Overdose

(AP) NEW YORK – DJ AM died accidentally from a lethal cocktail of prescription drugs and cocaine, the medical examiner’s office ruled Tuesday. The toxicology report showed the 36-year-old had in his system cocaine, OxyContin, Hydrocodone or Vicodin, antianxiety drugs Xanax and Ativan, Klonopin which also controls anger, Benadryl, and Levamisole, a drug apparently used […]

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MTV Will Air DJ AM Series

Despite Adam “DJ AM” Goldstein’s death last August of a drug overdose, his TV series about addiction will still make it to the screen. MTV announced it will proceed with plans to air ‘Gone Too Far,’ Goldstein’s gritty series intervening in the lives of addicts and coaching them through sobriety. Goldstein was found dead in […]

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‘Intervention’ Leads TV’s Fascination With Recovery

After four years and 105 episodes, A&E’s “Intervention” enters its fifth September (the new season starts Monday, September 14), which is National Recovery Month, having chronicled 138 life-or-death confrontations between wrought-out family members and friends, and the hopelessly – or so it often seems – addicted loved ones they’re trying to save. Among those who’ve […]

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DJ AM’s Hollywood Sendoff

The DJ Am memorial took place at the Hollywood Palladium in Los Angeles on Thursday evening, and was structured like an Alcoholics Anonymous 12-step meeting. The Hollywood club that was chosen was actually the first place where the celebrity DJ performed after his near-death airplane accident back in February. Guests took part in a chat […]

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Disturbing New Info in DJ AM’s Death

New details have emerged in the fatal overdose of Adam ‘DJ AM’ Goldstein last Friday in New York City. The investigation into the celebrity deejay’s death found that Goldstein had eight undigested OxyContin pills in his stomach and a ninth pill in his mouth, according to an exclusive report by People. The finding suggests he […]

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A DJ AM Memorial “12 Step Program”

There will be a memorial for DJ AM (real name Adam Goldstein), who died last week at the age of 36. People reports that the private gathering will take place on Thursday at the Hollywood Palladium, where the DJ has played before, and will resemble an AA meeting. The invite reads “in the style of […]

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