McNamara is a rock 'n roll detective. He wanders into this profession
after being thrown out of the record business because of his drug
and alcohol addiction. Although Jim is now sober and regularly attends
AA meetings, he still can relate to the people in the music industry
and knows their addictions.
"Angel" Chiavone is a rock star that has managed to stay
at the top of the pop charts for twenty years. Angel is in trouble;
she is being charged with the murder of Gentry Jones, a rising NBA
star, and she is missing. Jim is hired to find Angel and to clear
her name. He quickly finds that this will not be an easy task, because
Angel seems to have disappeared off the face of the earth without
Than Disco takes the reader inside the world of the music industry
to see the darker side that is hidden by the glitter, hype and thrill.
David Hiltbrand creates a sleuth who has a unique niche, struggles
with his addictions, and is endearing in his own way. Deader
Than Disco is a well written and enjoyable read that I recommend.