By Marsha de la O
Set in present-day Southern California, Antidote for evening is a heartbreak lyric, a corrido, a love music to California's urban lighting fixtures and far-flung outskirts—the San Diego backcountry, the vital Valley, the Inland Empire, and the Mojave barren region. Marsha de l. a. O's voice is a type of loose jazz, musically wealthy with los angeles noir and the vastness of metropolitan Southern California.
Marsha de los angeles O's Black desire won the recent concerns Prize from the college of Western Michigan and an Editor's selection Award. She has taught Spanish-speaking kids in l. a. and Ventura County for thirty years.
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