The Final Revival of Opal Nev ePUB ☆ Revival of
- 368 pages
- The Final Revival of Opal Nev
- Dawnie Walton
- 18 January 2016 Dawnie Walton
❰Reading❯ ➿ The Final Revival of Opal Nev Author Dawnie Walton – Liversite.co.uk A poignant fictional oral history of the beloved rock ‘n’ roll duo who shot to fame in the 1970s New York and the dark fraught secret that lies at the peak of their stardomOpal is a fiercely indep A poignant fictional oral history Revival of eBook ✓ of the beloved rock ‘n’ roll duo who shot to fame in the s New York and the dark fraught secret that lies at the peak of their stardomOpal is a fiercely independent The Final ePUB ñ young woman pushing against the grain in her style and attitude Afro punk before that term existed Coming of age in Detroit she can’t imagine settling for a to job—despite her unusual looks Opal believes she can be a star So when the aspiring British singersongwriter Neville Charles discovers her at a bar’s amateur night she takes him up on his offer to make rock music together for the fledgling Rivington Records In early seventies New York City just as she’s finding her niche as part of a flamboyant and funky creative scene a rival band signed to her label brandishes a Confederate flag at a promotional concert Opal’s bold protest and the violence that ensues set off a chain of events that will not only change the lives of those she loves but also be a deadly reminder that repercussions are always harsher for women especially black women who dare to speak their truth Decades later as Opal considers a reunion with Nev music journalist S Sunny Shelton seizes the chance to curate an oral history about her idols Sunny thought she knew most of the stories leading up to the cult duo’s most politicized chapter But as her interviews dig deeper a nasty new allegation from an unexpected source threatens to blow up everything Provocative and chilling The Final Revival of Opal Nev features a backup chorus of unforgettable voices a heroine the likes of which we’ve not seen in storytelling and a daring structure and introduces a bold new voice in contemporary fiction.