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Album: GentlemenReleased: 1994
This song is about drinking. The title is the intersection in Los Angeles where Alcoholics Anonymous (AA) meetings take place at a church.
Greg Dulli, the lead singer and author of the song, owns a bar on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles. Before he bought it, the bar was called The Shortstop and was infamous as a hangout for the cops involved in the LAPD rampart scandal.
Dulli is the voice of one of The Beatles in the movie Backbeat
. His songs have also appeared in the movie Beautiful Girls