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Author Metzer, David Joel, 1965- author.

Title The ballad in American popular music : from Elvis to Beyoncé / David Metzer.

Publication Info. Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2017.
©2017

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    781.6309 MET    Available
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Description ix, 233 pages ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : What is a ballad? -- 1. The 1950s -- Interlude I : Patsy Cline, "Crazy" -- 2. The soul ballad -- Interlude II : It still hurts... -- 3. The power ballad -- Interlude III : Sarah McLachlan, "Angel" -- Interlude IV : Hip hip ballads -- 4. Indie ballads -- Interlude V : Confess -- Conclusion : Goodbye.
Subject Popular music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Ballads, English -- United States -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9781107161528 hardcover
1107161525 hardcover

 
    
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