Barney Hoskyns

Barney Hoskyns is the co-founder and editorial director of online rock-journalism library Rock's Backpages, and author of several books including Across the Great Divide: The Band & America (1993), Waiting for the Sun: Strange Days, Weird Scenes, & the Sound of Los Angeles (1996), Hotel California: Singer-Songwriters & Cocaine Cowboys in the LA Canyons (2005) and Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits (2009). A former US correspondent for MOJO, Hoskyns writes for Uncut and other UK publications, and has contributed to Vogue, Rolling Stone and GQ.

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Q & A: Barney Hoskyns on Lowside of the Road: A Life of Tom Waits Click Here

Books by Barney Hoskyns

Spanning Tom Waits’ extraordinary 40-year career, from Closing Time to Orphans , Lowside of the Road is Barney Hoskyns' unique take on one of rock’s great enigmas.

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A unique look at the history, adventures, myths and realities of this most legendary and powerful of bands, Trampled Under Foot is a labour of love based on hours of ...

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