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The Resource Waiting for the sun : a rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles, Barney Hoskyns

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

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Waiting for the sun : a rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles
Title
Waiting for the sun
Title remainder
a rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles
Statement of responsibility
Barney Hoskyns
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
British rock historian Barney Hoskyns (Hotel California, Across the Great Divide: The Band in America) examines the long and twisted rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles in its glamorous and debauched glory. The Beach Boys, Buffalo Springfield, the Doors, Little Feat, the Eagles, Steely Dan, Linda Ronstadt, Joni Mitchell, and others (from Charlie Parker right up to Black Flag, the Minutemen, Jane's Addiction, Ice Cube, and Guns N' Roses) populate the pages of this comprehensive and extensively illustrated book [Publisher description]
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Hoskyns, Barney
Dewey number
781.6609794/94
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Label
Waiting for the sun : a rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles, Barney Hoskyns
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-383) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xviii, 418 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780879309435
Lccn
2009003023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244058451
  • 2076955
Label
Waiting for the sun : a rock 'n' roll history of Los Angeles, Barney Hoskyns
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 371-383) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
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
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
xviii, 418 pages, [16] pages of plates
Isbn
9780879309435
Lccn
2009003023
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)244058451
  • 2076955

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