L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - January 7, 2015

L.A. Times Daily Crossword Answers - January 7, 2015

Clue

Answer

"A Visit From St. Nicholas" poet Clement Clarke __

MOORE

"Also sprach Zarathustra" composer

STRAUSS

"Crikey!"

GOSH

"Transcendental" Liszt piece

ETUDE

34-Down, e.g

TRIBE

Actress Olin

LENA

Adds to a conversation, as a remark

INJECTS

Airboat area

SWAMP

Arg. miss

SRTA

Become painfully dry

CHAP

Bit of hail damage

DENT

Black-eyed peas dish

HOPPINJOHN

Blunted blade

EPEE

Book of legends?

ATLAS

Bounce back

ECHO

Brunch fare

EGGSBENEDICT

Bygone Detroit brewery

STROH

Cast off

SHED

Comparable to, with "with"

ONAPAR

Compete in a bee

SPELL

Country star with an un-countrylike name

KEITHURBAN

Delight

SEND

Deserved

MERITED

Downhill coaster

SLED

Draws back in fear

SHIES

Dreidels and pinwheels

SPINNERS

Empty the recycle bin, e.g

ERASE

Frau's refusal

NEIN

Future bloom

BUD

Gable/Gardner classic set in Africa

MOGAMBO

Gas leak warnings

ODORS

Great Barrier __

REEF

Hairbrush targets

SNARLS

Hamburg's river

ELBE

Hardly noticeable amount

HINT

Informal pass

NAH

Irreverent radio host

IMUS

It's tender in Johannesburg

RAND

Led to

CAUSED

Like some Netflix movies

ONDISC

Lowly worker

SERF

Luau strings

UKES

Market advances

UPTICKS

Midday tryst

NOONER

Miner issue

ORE

More pleasant

NICER

Narrow margin

NOSE

Native Arizonans

HOPI

Neutral hue

ECRU

Notable gap

CHASM

Obama attorney general Holder

ERIC

Oral health org

ADA

Pearl Harbor locale

OAHU

Petri dish gel

AGAR

Picnic area barrel

ASHCAN

Pitching scout's device

RADAR

Pretend nothing's going on

LOOKINNOCENT

Religious leader associated with the ends of the four longest puzzle answers

POPE

Reunion attendee

ALUM

Rock concert gear

AMPS

Seat finder

USHER

Short stroke

TAPIN

Source of TV revenue

ADSALES

Starts a revolution

UPRISES

State as fact

AVER

Strict

STERN

Swiss luxury watchmaker

TAGHEUER

Third Pillar of Islam subject

ALMS

Uppercut target

CHIN

What "will keep us together," in a 1975 hit

LOVE

Wore a belittling look

SNEERED

__ cat

LAP

__ hygiene

ORAL

__-Face: duplicitous Batman foe

TWO