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Author White, Michael (Michael Stuart), 1970- author

Title Popkiss : the life and afterlife of Sarah Records / Michael White
Published New York, NY ; London : Bloomsbury Academic, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing, 2016
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 258 pages)
Series Bloomsbury Popular Music
Contents Songs of innocence and inexperience : the roots of Sarah -- Let's just communicate! : the 1980s fanzine underground -- How much do one thousand flexidiscs weigh? : when Matt met Clare -- Come to my world : the Sea urchins and the beginning of Sarah -- A constant source of bemusement and wonder : the Orchids -- Another fucking Harvey band : the ubiquitous Harvey Williams -- Sarah records unequivocally supports a fully integrated light-rail rapid-transit system for the greater Bristol area : expressions of civic pride -- A diary of sorts : the Field mice, Northern picture library, and the quicksilver Bobby Wratten -- I sometimes feel so lost : Brighter -- Safe harbour : the wake and the hit parade -- I am telling you because you are far away : internationalism and Sarah's written communiqués -- Atta girl : Heavenly, riot grrrl and feminism -- Sadness is unisex : Blueboy and the best album Sarah released -- An economy of ambition : Sarah's short-term visitors -- We had an outsider's perspective : Sarah's foreign visitors -- A day for destroying things? : the end of Sarah -- The afterlife of Sarah -- The Sarah discography
Bibliography Includes discography and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 13, 2018)
Subject Sarah Records -- Discography.
Sarah Records -- History.
Indie pop music -- Great Britain -- History and criticism.
Sound recording industry -- England -- Bristol -- History.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1501314912
1628922206 (electronic book)
9781628922202 (electronic book)