RE: RARA-AVIS: Re: Song Noir

From: Mark Sullivan (
Date: 19 Jul 2009

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    Donna wrote:
    "THE FLAMING STARS (not to be confused with The Flaming Lips). The lead singer, Max Decharne who wrote the non-fiction book HARDBOILED HOLLYWOOD. He's a big fan of crime fiction (as seen by the titles of some of the band's songs - You Don't Always Want What You Get, Kiss Tomorrow Goodbye, Face On The Barroom Floor, A Hell of A Woman, New Shade of Black, Downhill Without Brakes...songs from the bottom of a beer glass." And his bandmate, Johnny Johnson, also leader of Gallon Drunk, backed up Derek Raymond's reading from I Was Dora Suarez on a CD, along with Terry Edwards. Mark

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