Music of Los Angeles were founded in nearby Hawthorne
A&M Records occupied long a studio off Sunset Boulevard. The other end of the business began a reissue boom through archives of old recordings by digging. The the 1960s Sunset Strip became a breeding ground like The Byrds for bands. The new millennium retains importance as rap as a center of live rock music. Music Scene of LA has been dubbed recently a gold mine for the number of bands.