Girl To City: A Memoir. Amy Rigby.

Girl To City: A Memoir

Southern Domestic, September 2019. Trade Paperback. New. Item #220823
ISBN: 0578536161

GIRL TO CITY follows one young woman's progression from Elton John fan in the Pittsburgh suburbs to Manhattan art student; from punk show habitué to fledgling musician to cult singer-songwriter who caused a sensation with 1996 debut solo album Diary Of A Mod Housewife.

Set in a ramshackle twentieth century New York world of homemade clubs and bands, through love affairs, temp jobs and motherhood, GIRL TO CITY describes the screw-ups and charmed moments it took for a girl in the crowd at CBGB to pick up a guitar and sing her truth on stage, creating an identity as an artist back when female musician role models were still rare. For anyone who ever imagined trying to make a life out of what they love.

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Signed by Amy Rigby at her Atlanta appearance, where we were the booksellers.

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Price: $17.00

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