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  1. Black Garden (2673 Dundee Pl.)
  2. Bradbury (304 Broadway)
  3. Slumlord Crocodile (115 E. 3rd St.)
  4. Veda (1 Pierce Dr.)
  5. Empire Liquor Mart (9127 S. Figueroa St.)
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  1. Black Garden (2673 Dundee Pl.)
  2. Bradbury (304 Broadway)
  3. Slumlord Crocodile (115 E. 3rd St.)
  4. Veda (1 Pierce Dr.)
  5. Empire Liquor Mart (9127 S. Figueroa St.)
  6. Musso and Frank (6667 Hollywood Blvd.)
  7. Villains (4616 Dundee Dr.)
  8. Ambassador Hotel (3400 Wilshire Blvd.)
  9. Griffith Park (2800 E. Observatory Ave.)
  10. Union Station (800 N. Alameda St.)
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Songwriter and composer Gabriel Kahane's third album is also his debut for Sony Masterworks. A song cycle based on life in Los Angeles from WWII to the present day, ten of L.A.'s buildings serve as muses for the album's songs -- their addresses are parenthetically included in the titles. The Ambassador (named for the demolished hotel that housed early Academy Awards ceremonies and where Bobby Kennedy was assassinated) is more eclectic than 2011's Where Are the Arms and 2012's February House. Modern chamber music is woven ...

The Ambassador 2014, Masterworks

UPC: 888430572522

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