By Michael Ebner
Named one in all Kirkus experiences top Books of the yr. “The book’s choked with laugh-out-loud strains and discussion. the writer having a Charles Portis-like reward for writing” (Kirkus Reviews). resort concierge, Joel Wilson, has lately befriended the foyer pianist, Wade Farley and his course will quickly switch in methods he may well by no means have imagined. either have expertise, ambition and massive plans for different careers. yet they‘ll have to visit nice lengths to chop throughout the festival. Their scheme to hit the massive time takes them to long island and kick-starts a perilous video game. Underestimating tune multi-millionaire Lance Martin makes it a perilous one. He’s the explanation one hit wonders vanish from the face of the earth.
Copyright 2009. book released 2013.
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60 As Graham's enterprise accelerated, he worked in two time zones of consciousness, east coast time and west coast time— three hours apart. To aid him, he wore two wristwatches on his right arm to avoid confusion, that is, he wore two watches until his Swiss handmade Movado with two clock faces arrived from Geneva. Graham's interest had once included acting, which he tried for a time during earlier days. The Fillmore provided an opportunity to develop his show business interests. His strengths lay in recognizing talent for his productions, and the energy to advance through the shark-infested waters of bigbuck music kings who jealously guarded their domains.
From the archangel’s answer. ” 49 The Free Clinic A Calm Center in the Free Clinic was especially set up for psychedelic space pilots who needed help finding their way back down to earth. Dr. David Smith, founder of the Haight-Ashbury Free Clinic, and associates. 50 The waiting room at the Free Clinic in the Haight-Ashbury remained open around the clock 51 Hippie Hill Hippie Hill in Golden Gate Park. For someone who had been on the road, traveling to San Francisco to join the legions of flower folk, the best place to get some bearings was from the top of a small hill in Golden Gate Park, "Hippie Hill," a sloping green lawn just off Kezar Drive.
However, as a parting gesture of goodwill, Graham wanted to manage a benefit party for the Mime Troupers. He called it Appeal 1. The benefit would attempt to raise badly needed funds, using the talents of various people from the City and down the Peninsula. Bill telephoned all the entertainers he could think of, artists and cinematographers and performers. The Jefferson Airplane, recently formed in August and using the Loft for rehearsal space, said they would be there. Someone else knew Frank Zappa (The Mothers of Invention).
All the Talk Is Dead by Michael Ebner