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Title Rockin' las Américas : the global politics of rock in Latin/o America / edited by Deborah Pacini Hernandez, Héctor Fernández-L'Hoeste, and Eric Zolov.
Published Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, c2004.
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 Music & Media - Stacks  ML3917.L27 R63 2004    IN LIBRARY
Description ix, 420 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm.
Series Illuminations : cultural formations of the Americas
Illuminations (Pittsburgh, Pa.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 395-403) and index.
Contents Introduction : mapping rock music cultures across the Americas / Deborah Pacini Hernandez, Héctor Fernández l'Hoeste, and Eric Zolov -- La onda chicana : Mexico's forgotten rock counterculture / Eric Zolov -- Between rock and a hard place : negotiating rock in revolutionary Cuba, 1960-1980 / Deborah Pacini Hernandez and Reebee Garofalo -- Black pau : uncovering the history of Brazilian soul / Bryan Mccann -- Boricua rock : Puerto Rican by necessity! / Jorge Arévalo Mateus -- The politics and anti-politics of Uruguayan rock / Abril Trigo -- "A contra corriente" : a history of women rockers in Mexico / Julia Palacios and Tere Estrada -- "Soy punkera, y qué?" : sexuality, translocality, and punk in Los Angeles and beyond / Michelle Habell-Pallán -- On how Bloque de Búsqueda lost part of its name : the predicament of Colombian rock in the U.S. market / Héctor D. Fernández-l'Hoeste -- Let me sing my BRock : learning to listen to Brazilian rock / Martha Tupinambá de Ulhôa -- Guatemala's Alux Nahual : a non-"Latin American" Latin American rock group? / Paulo Alvarado -- My generation : rock and la banda's forced survival opposite the Mexican state / Héctor Castillo Berthier -- Neoliberalism and rock in the popular sector in contemporary Argentina / Pablo Semán, Pablo Vila, and Cecilia Benedetti -- A detour to the past : memory and mourning in Chilean post-authoritarian rock / Walescka Pino-Ojeda -- The Nortec edge : border traditions and "electronica" in Tijuana / Susana Asensio -- Esperando la última ola / waiting for the last wave : Manu Chao and the music of globalization -- Josh Kun.
Subject Rock music -- Political aspects -- Latin America.
Rock music -- Social aspects -- Latin America.
Related Names Pacini Hernandez, Deborah.
Fernández l'Hoeste, Héctor D., 1962-
Zolov, Eric.
ISBN 0822958414 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822942267 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 54909384