Re: RARA-AVIS: Hard-boiled music

Diane Trap (
Tue, 28 Jul 1998 12:53:54 -0400 (EDT) > As a followup to my note about hard-boiled non-fiction, I've been considering
> hard-boiled music. (Why do I pursue these weird themes? I dunno. It's in my
> nature, I guess. My wife would simply roll her eyes and say I'm goofy.)

(some terrific-sounding recommendations snipped)

> There are others, but this note has gone long enough. If this post
> generates any interest, I'll mention others. I'd like to see
> recommendations by other folks on the list. -- Duane

This may fall into hard-boiled-wannabe rather than truly hardboiled,
but the music of Royal Crown Revue has plenty of molls and mopes and
guns that go bang in the night. Fun stuff.

-----Diane Trap
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