The Craig Fahle Show

Syrian-American Rayya Elias on her Butt-Kicking Memoir: "Harley Loco"

Thursday, May 2, 2013

Before she became a premiere post-punk New York City hairstylist with renaissance woman accomplishments in music and film, Rayya Elias emigrated to Detroit with her Syrian family. WDET's Amy Miller sits down with Elias and her good friend Elizabeth Gilbert, author of "Eat, Pray, Love", to share some choice stories out of Elias's memoir Harvey Loco. From her roots in Detroit to her journey out of drug use, jail and homlessness, Elias isn't afraid to tell all.

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