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Waiting for the sun : a rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles / Barney Hoskyns.

Hoskyns, Barney. (Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Lebanon PL - Lebanon 781.66 HOS (Text) 34330512343667 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780879309435 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: xviii, 418 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Backbeat Books, 2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [373]-383) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Intro : After the goldrush, or, Los Angeles without a star map -- On the avenue : West Coast cool, California crazy -- Boys of summer -- Sunset nights, jingle-jangle mornings -- Maybe the people would be the times, or, Between Doheny and La Cienega -- Strange daze, weird sins -- Ladies and gentlemen of the canyon -- Crawling down Cahuenga on a broken pair of legs, or, What were once vices are now habits -- The decline of the west -- Rituals of the habitual -- Epilogue : Slipping into darkness -- Postscript : Mongrel Hollywood : Mixmaster Beck -- In the city of the angels -- Appendix : Los Angeles in song.
Subject: Popular music > California > Los Angeles > History and criticism.

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