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Title Listen again : a momentary history of pop music / edited by Eric Weisbard.

Imprint Durham : Duke University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    784.5 LIS    Available
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    781.64 LIS    Available
Description vi, 323 p. : ill., music ; 24 cm.
Note "Experience Music Project."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes discographies.
Contents Whittling on dynamite: the difference Bert Williams makes / W.T. Lhamon, Jr. -- Searching for the blues : James McKune, collectors, and a different crossroads / Marybeth Hamilton -- Abie the Fishman : on masks, birthmarks, and hunchbacks / Josh Kun -- The Kingsmen and the cha-cha-chá / Ned Sublette -- Ghoulardi : lessons in mayhem from the first age of punk / David Thomas -- Magic moments, the ghost of folk-rock, and the ring of E major / David Brackett -- Mystery girl : the forgotten artistry of Bobbie Gentry / Holly George-Warren -- "Is that all there is?" and the uses of disenchantment / Franklin Bruno -- Ghetto brother power : the Bronx gangs, the Beatles, the Aguinaldo, and a pre-history of hip-hop / Benjamin Melendez, as told to Henry Chalfant and Jeff Chang -- Grand Funk live! staging rock in the age of the arena / Steve Waksman -- The sound of velvet melting : the power of "vibe" in the music of Roberta Flack / Jason King -- All roads lead to "Apache" / Michaelangelo Matos -- On punk rock and not being a girl / Lavinia Greenlaw -- The Buddy Holocaust story : a necromusicology / Eric Weisbard -- ORCH5, or the classical ghost in the hip-hop machine / Robert Fink -- White chocolate soul : Teena Marie and Lewis Taylor / Mark Anthony Neal -- Dancing, democracy, and kitsch : Poland's disco polo / Daphne Carr -- How to act like Darby Crash / Drew Daniel -- Death letters / Greil Marcus.
Subject Popular music -- History and criticism.
Added Author Weisbard, Eric.
Experience Music Project.
ISBN 9780822340225 (cloth : alk. paper)
0822340224 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780822340416 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0822340410 (pbk. : alk. paper)

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