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Author: Johnny Otis
Publisher: Hanover : Wesleyan University Press, [2010]
Series: Music/culture.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An intriguing memoir by the legendary bandleader.

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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Johnny Otis; Johnny Otis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Johnny Otis
ISBN: 0819552631 9780819552631 0819562874 9780819562876
OCLC Number: 862149665
Description: xxxv, 174 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Music/culture.
Responsibility: Johnny Otis ; introduction by George Lipsitz.

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"As his memoir demonstrates, Otis was an important (and largely unheralded) pioneer of rock 'n' roll . . . His wonderful evocations of L.A.'s rock 'n' roll world and the 80-odd pictures documenting Read more...

 
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