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Author Wicke, Peter.

Title Rock music : culture, aesthetics and sociology / by Peter Wicke ; translated by Rachel Fogg
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1990


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 W'PONDS  306.484 Wic/Rmc  AVAILABLE
Description xii, 228 pages ; 22 cm
Contents Preface -- 'Roll over Beethoven': new experiences in art -- 'Rock Around the Clock': emergence -- 'Love Me Do': the aesthetics of sensuousness -- 'My Generation': rock music and subcultures -- 'Revolution': the ideology of rock -- 'We're Only in It for the Money': the rock business -- 'Anarchy in the UK': the punk rebellion -- 'Wild Boys': the aesthetic of the synthetic -- Postscript: 'The Times They are A-Changing' -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Discography -- Index of people and groups -- General index
Analysis Rock music - Sociological perspectives
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 196-216
Discography: pages 217-218
Notes Translation of : Rockmusik zur asthetik und soziologie eines massemmediums
Subject Music -- Social aspects.
Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics.
Popular culture.
Rock music -- History and criticism.
Rock music -- Social aspects.
Rock music -- Sociological aspects.
Author Fogg, Rachel
LC no. 91132534
ISBN 0521365554
0521399149 (paperback)