Sex and Thugs and Rock 'n' Roll: A Year in Kings Cross, 1963-1964

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Pan Macmillan Australia, 1996 - Aztecs - 390 pages
Reflections by rock musician, Billy Thorpe. Details his experiences as a teenager living and working in Kings Cross, Sydney during 1963 and 1964. Describes the formation of the musical group 'The Aztecs' and their rapid rise in popularity during this time.

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User Review  - MiaCulpa - LibraryThing

Billy Thorpe had an interesting youth, to say the least. While he is perhaps an unreliable narrator at times Thorpe supplies some bon mots about life and the music scene in early 60s King's Cross ... Read full review

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User Review  - bunnies09 - LibraryThing

Fantastic bio of Thorpe's coming of age and career progression living in the Cross. Well worth the read. Read full review

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