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eBook The Sound and the Fury: 40 Years of Classic Rock Journalism: A Rock's Backpages Reader ePub

by Barney Hoskyns

  • ISBN: 1582342822
  • Category: Music
  • Subcategory: Photo and Art
  • Author: Barney Hoskyns
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury USA (August 4, 2003)
  • Pages: 480
  • ePub book: 1213 kb
  • Fb2 book: 1595 kb
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  • Rating: 4.4
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The strand of rock journalism collected here concentrates on the kind of music that Nik . The values of this kind of rock journalism are laid bare in the anthology.

The strand of rock journalism collected here concentrates on the kind of music that Nik Cohn (one of the greatest pop writers, not represented here) hates: music that self-consciously considers itself an art form. It is difficult now to imagine a time, pre-Beatles and Dylan, when that was not true.

In 2001, longtime rock'n'roll aficionado and writer Hoskyns, dismayed at what he perceived as the overly tame "service . The anthology is especially likely to appeal to aspiring rock journalists and music fans who, like Hoskyns, miss the days when music writing was raw, irreverent and vital.

In 2001, longtime rock'n'roll aficionado and writer Hoskyns, dismayed at what he perceived as the overly tame "service industry" of popular-music writing, founded Rock's Backpages (at rocksbackpages.

Published by BLOOMSBURY in LONDON.

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Authors : HOSKYNS BARNEY. Gathers some of the best and most entertaining rock writing, coming at rock and roll from several different angles and spanning four decades of Good, Bad and Ugly

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The Sound and the Fury" gathers some of the best and most entertaining rock writing of the last forty years, coming at rock and roll from several different angles and spanning four decades of Good, Bad and Ugly

The Sound and the Fury" gathers some of the best and most entertaining rock writing of the last forty years, coming at rock and roll from several different angles and spanning four decades of Good, Bad and Ugly. Among the pieces are: Al Aronowitz documenting The Beatles' arrival in America; Glenn O'Brien dishing the dirt with Madonna; Nick Hornby reappraising pop deities Abba; Caroline Coon witnessing the birth of punk; Will Self sparring with Morrissey; Jon Savage entering the fractured mind of Kurt Cobain; Lenny Kaye riding Grand Funk Railroad Plus Greil.

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40 Years of Classic Rock Journalism. Selected from the archives of ww. ocksbackpages.

Rock's Backpages: Explore music history with the ultimate library of music writing. Thousands of interviews and features from the world's best music journalism, on all genres from rockabilly to hip hop.

Longtime music writer and editor Barney Hoskyns decided to build an archive of articles by his favorite rock writers - like Al Aronowitz, Jon Savage, Greil Marcus, Will Self, Lenny Kaye, Mary Harron, and Nick Hornby. Thus was born the website Rock's Backpages (www.rocksbackpages.com), home to thousands of brilliant reviews and rants, interviews and overviews, that helped define music journalism over the last four decades. The Sound and the Fury is the best of this remarkable collection. With contemporary and retrospective articles on the Beatles, Otis Redding, David Bowie, Bruce Springsteen, Joni Mitchell, ABBA, Madonna, Ice Cube, Nirvana, Morrissey, and many, many more.