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Hollywood Rocks!: The Ultimate Guide to the 1980's Hollywood, California Rock-N-Roll Music Scene

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The Sunset Strip, home to such legendary venues as The Whiskey, The Roxy, The Viper Room and The Key Club (formerly Gazarri's), first came to prominence in the early 1980's when an army of spandex-clad pioneers emerged from the trashy gutters of downtown Hollywood. In an explosion of youthful exhuberance and truly fantastic performances, the Strip became the breeding groun ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published May 1st 2009 by Cleopatra (first published September 2003)
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Tiny Pants
May 28, 2009 Tiny Pants rated it it was amazing
Shelves: music, heavy-metal
I've owned the CD boxed set that accompanies this for years, but never owned the book -- it was expensive when it came out, I always figured I'd get it later, then poof! Out of print. So I jumped on it when I saw a used copy on Amazon for $4.99 -- an even better deal when it turned out to be a hardcover (I'd thought I was getting a paperback).

Long story short: Worth the wait. The little paperback that comes with the CDs (which are AMAZING, BTW) has more in terms of information on these different
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Kitt-e-kat
Sep 13, 2011 Kitt-e-kat rated it it was amazing
Not alot of reading. Mainly pictures of all the hair bands from the 80's and early 90's. Also shows old official show flyers that were posted during that time of bands playing all the famous rock clubs on the sunset strip of L.A. Gives a bio of each of the bands popular back then. Loved the book. Takes me back to the good ol rock n roll glam metal days...lot's of memories!!
Derek Tatum
May 16, 2011 Derek Tatum rated it it was amazing
This book is, simply put, an amazing time capsule. It's fascinating to see how many sleaze-rock/glam metal bands proliferated in 1980's L.A. I've always been drawn to a mix of glamour and the gutter, and this book is a window into a rock'n'roll era. Excellent.
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