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Fat Chance: We Were the Last Gasp of the 60s and the Birth of Americana Music, But Was America Ready for Us?

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IT BEGAN WITH TWO ANARCHISTS AND A PROMISE OF FREE LAUNDRY
Jeremy Lansman owned a low-wattage, listener-supported free-form radio station with his mostly absentee partner, Lorenzo Milam, in a seedy, decaying neighborhood in St. Louis. Jeremy was a radical, a shit-stirrer, an electronics genius and a free thinker. Lorenzo was brilliant, crippled, angry and odd. In the comm
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Hardcover, 644 pages
Published July 1st 2012 by Main Frame Press
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Zoe Jussel
Apr 01, 2016 Zoe Jussel rated it liked it
A fun and interesting read, as I knew many of the people mentioned and many of the places, as well as the unique blend of music this radio station, KFAT, put out. It was different from anything anyone had heard or seen and not easily forgotten.

The books is somewhat repetitive and redundant, repeating many occurrances, but the author told me a re-edit is in the works to rectify that. What a wild ride this was with the players not being normal in ANY way, which made them all that more iconic and
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