Devil Sent the Rain

Music and Writing in Desperate America
Product Number: EB00229999
Released: Mar 17, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780062094926
Publisher: Harper Perennial
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"WhateverTom Piazza writes is touched with magic." -Douglas Brinkley Acclaimed author Tom Piazza follows hisprize-winning novel City of Refuge and the post-Katrinaclassic Why New Orleans Matters with a dynamic collection ofessays and journalism about American music and American character, in DevilSent the Rain. "TomPiazza's writing is filled with energy, and with tender, insightful words forthe brilliant and irascible, from Jimmy Martin to Norman Mailer. Time and timeagain, Piazza identifies the unlikely, precious connections between recentevents, art, letters, and music; through his words, these byways of popularculture provide an unexpected measure of the times." -Elvis Costello

Author(s): Tom Piazza
Original Publish Date: Aug 23, 2011

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