Barney Hoskyns
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Who Are You: Tom Waits and ‘Lowside of the Road’ by Barney Hoskyns
1 Sep 2009 // 4:00 PM

Waits is a deconstructionist vaudevillian with a heart who rails against cynicism; a furious bluesman blaring unabashedly about the soul-- his words and music stretch into a bizarre land, where the light is slanted, eerie.


Waiting for the Sun by Barney Hoskyns
10 Jun 2009 // 3:59 PM

How many songs can one city inspire? Hoskyns offers up a solid background history on the L.A. music scene through nearly four decades and innumerable shifts in musical style.

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The Hills Are Alive, But Nobody Else Is in 'The Happiness of the Katakuris'

// Short Ends and Leader

"Happiness of the Katakuris is one of Takashi Miike's oddest movies, and that's saying something.

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