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Title The rock history reader [electronic resource] / edited by Theo Cateforis.
Published New York : Routledge, c2007.
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 Electronic Book  ML3534 .R6333 2007eb    ONLINE
  
Description 1 online resource (xvii, 360 p.)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The 1950s. Chuck Berry : in his own words -- R & B : a danger to the music business? / Abel Green -- Elvis Presley and "the craze" / John Crosby -- "Elvis defends low-down style" / Kays Gary -- "Experts propose study of 'craze'" / Milton Bracker -- The rock 'n' roll audience : "But papa, it's my music, I like it" / Jeff Greenfield -- Leiber & Stoller / Ted Fox -- The history of Chicano rock / Rubén Guevara -- The 1960s. Phil Spector and the wall of sound / Ronnie Spector -- The Beatles, Press Conference, 1964 -- "Beatlemania frightens child expert" / Bernard Saibel -- George Martin: on the Beatles -- "Understanding Dylan" / Paul Williams -- Motown : a whiter shade of black / Jon Landau -- "An interview with Wilson Pickett" / Jim Delehant -- James Brown : Soul brother no. 1 / Fred Wesley, Jr. -- "Goodbye surfing, hello God! : the religious conversion of Brian Wilson" / Jules Siegel -- Rock and the counterculture / Chester Anderson -- "The electric Kool-Aid acid test" / Tom Wolfe -- "The country boom" / Barret Hansen -- Woodstock nation / Joan and Robert K. Morrison -- The 1970s. James Taylor, singer-songwriter / Burt Korall -- "Cock rock : men always seem to end up on top" -- The art of the hard rock lifestyle / David Lee Roth -- "How to be a rock critic" / Lester Bangs -- "Reggae : the steady rock of black Jamaica" / Andrew Kopkind -- "Roots and rock : the Marley enigma" / Linton Kwesi Johnson -- Dub and the sound of surprise / Richard Williams -- Art rock / John Rockwell -- "Why don't we call it punk?" / Legs McNeil and Gillian McCain -- The subculture of British punk / Dick Hebdige -- Disco : four critics address the musical question -- "The confessions of a gay rocker" / Adam Block -- The 1980s. Punk goes hardcore / Jack Rabid -- College rock : "left of the dial" / Gina Arnold -- "Roll over, guitar heroes : synthesizers are here" / Jon Young -- "The MTV aesthetic" / Richard Gehr -- Post-punk's "radical dance fictions" / Simon Reynolds -- Molly Hatchett : celebrity rate a record -- "The cult of violence" / Tipper Gore -- Heavy metal and the highbrow/lowbrow divide / Robert Walser -- "The real thing--Bruce Springsteen" / Simon Frith -- Hip hop nation / Greg Tate -- "Madonna--finally a real feminist" / Camille Paglia -- "Can Madonna justify Madonna?" / Barbara Grizzuti Harrison -- The 1990s. Is As nasty as they wanna be obscene? -- "Public enemy's bomb squad" / Tom Moon -- "The death of sampling" / Mark Kemp -- "Kurt Cobain and the politics of damage" / Sarah Ferguson -- "The problem with music" / Steve Albini -- "Feminism amplified" / Kim France -- "Rock aesthetics and musics of the world" / Motti Regev -- Fat Boy Slim explains electronic dance music / Michael Gelfand -- Nü metal and Woodstock '99 / Barry Walters -- Indie pop goes twee / Joey Sweeney -- The 2000s. "My week on the Avril Lavigne E-team" / Chris Dahlen -- "Punk's earnest new mission" / Michael Azerrad -- "Rip. Burn. Die." : the music industry sings the blues / David Sheff and Rob Tannenbaum -- "The rap against rockism" / Kelefa Sanneh.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Rock music -- History and criticism.
Related Names Cateforis, Theo.
Related To Print version: The rock history reader. New York : Routledge, c2007. 041597500X 9780415975001 0415975018 9780415975018 (DLC) 2006031346
ISBN 020394397X (electronic bk.)
9780203943977 (electronic bk.)
041597500X
9780415975001
0415975018
9780415975018