Domenic Priore is the author of Riot on Sunset Strip: Rock 'n' Roll's Last Stand in Hollywood, Smile: The Story of Brian Wilson's Lost Masterpiece, Pop Surf Culture: Music, Design, Film and Fashion from the Bohemian Surf Boom (with Brian Chidester), Beatsville (with Martin McIntosh) and the brand-new Pacific Ocean Park: The Rise & Fall of Los Angeles' Space Age Nautical Pleasure Pier (with Christopher Merritt). He was also the primary writer of the AMC documentary series Hollywood Rocks the Movies hosted by Ringo Starr, and David Bowie.
Photo by Chris Merritt
Folk Art/Thrift Store painting of P.O.P. was on the wall of a Shul on the Venice Boardwalk.