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Waiting for the sun strange days, weird scenes, and the sound of Los Angeles by Barney Hoskyns

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Published by St. Martin"s Griffin in New York .
Written in English


  • Popular music -- California -- Los Angeles -- History and criticism.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index.

StatementBarney Hoskyns.
LC ClassificationsML3477.8.L67
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18163839M
ISBN 100312200854

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A caustic, gossipy, refreshingly idiosyncratic history of the music business in Los Angeles. Having interviewed many of the major players, British author Hoskyns (Across the Great Divide: The Band and America, ) ambitiously aims to make sense of the careers of every notable musician ever to spend time in L.A., in the context of the city's ethnic and geographical cultures, the L.A.-based. Nov 12,  · Waiting for the Sun is a book which chronicles the stories of young adults who have relocated to Finland and are negotiating their relationship with their new home. The stories deal with various themes such as leaving, integration, family, love, otherness, and hope. Jun 11,  · With so many artists positioned in the L.A. scene and so many of them willing to write about the city -- Barney Hoskyns’ book up for review here, Waiting For the Sun, lists up to 6/ "Waiting For The Sun" is the title of The Doors third album, and they tried to record it in those sessions, but didn't like how it came out. They brought it back 2 years later for their fifth album, Morrison Hotel.