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Author Gerard, Christian (Music journalist), author.

Title The Cure FAQ : all that's left to know about the most heartbreakingly excellent rock band the world has ever known / Christian Gerard.

Publication Info. Guilford, Connecticut : Backbeat Books, [2021]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  780.92 Cure GER    DUE 10-18-22
1 copy being processed for GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction.
Description xvii, 380 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
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Series FAQ
FAQ series (Applause Theatre & Cinema Books (Firm))
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. O Death... Rock Me -- Sordid Details Following: Robert Smith -- So Close to Something Better Left Unknown : The Formative Years -- Radio Friendly Unit Shifters : Chris Parry and Fiction Records -- Degenerate the Faithful : "Killing an Arab" -- You Would Cry Too : Three Imaginary Boys -- Ticking Away the Moments : Seventeen Seconds -- Thunder in Our Hearts : Simon Gallup -- The Ghosts of My Life : Faith -- Bereft in Deathly Bloom : The Cure in Goth -- Sex is Violent : Pornography -- Once Upon a Time in a Land Called Fantasy : The Pop Singles -- Pictures Came and Broke Your Heart : The Cure in Video -- Twisted Under Sideways Down : The Glove's Blue Sunshine -- A Siren Singing You to Shipwreck : Robert Smith as a Banshee -- Feed Your Head : The Top -- Lost in Motion, Locked Together : The Extended Cure -- Never Quite as it Seems : The Head on the Door -- Hold on To These Moments as They Pass : The Cure Compiled -- Started Out Down a Dirty Road : The Cure in Concert, Part 1 (1976-1986) -- There's Fever in the Funk House Now : Kiss Me, Kiss Me, Kiss Me -- What You Had and What You Lost : Disintegration -- Playing that Organ Must Count for Something : Laurence Tolhurst -- Feel Like Swirling and Dancin' : Mixed Up, Torn Down and the Remixes -- I Will Rise... And You'll See Me Return : Wish -- Reach Out and Touch the Flame : The Cure's Live Albums and DVDs -- The Rhythm Has Contro l: The Drummers -- Believe Me, I'm Going to Be Big : The Cure in Popular Culture -- We've All Gone Crazy Lately : Wild Mood Swings -- The Good Old Days May Not Return : The Cure in Concert, Part 2 (1987-1999) -- Hello Darkness, My Old Friend : Bloodflowers -- This and That, These and Those : The Cure's Hidden Gems -- Just When You Think You've Got It Down : The Cure -- Seemed So Very Real : 4:13 Dream -- I Guess I'll Know When I Get There : The Cure in Concert, Part 3 (2000-2019) -- They Shine for You, They Burn for All to See : The Cure's Legacy.
Summary "The Cure FAQ is a complete analysis of the band's forty-plus year career, delving into each one of their albums with fresh commentary and insight"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Cure (Musical group)
Rock music -- England -- History and criticism.
Post-punk music -- England -- History and criticism.
Gothic rock music -- England -- History and criticism.
Added Title Cure frequently asked questions
ISBN 9781617137075 paperback
1617137073 paperback

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