American Popular Music: The Rock Years

American Popular Music: The Rock Years  

Posted by mowmow at July 23, 2007
American Popular Music: The Rock Years

American Popular Music: The Rock Years
Oxford University Press, USA | ISBN 0195300521 | 2005-10-14 | PDF | 360 pages | 7.86 Mb

Rock, country, pop, soul, funk, punk, folk, hip-hop, techno, grunge–it's all here. In American Popular Music: The Rock Years, Larry Starr and Christopher Waterman take readers on a fascinating journey through the rich historical and stylistic landscape of American rock. An abridged version of the authors' acclaimed American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MTV, this volume includes chapters 8-14 of the longer book along with new introductory and concluding chapters. American Popular Music: The Rock Years traces the development of rock from its roots in the mid-1940s to its current state in the twenty-first century, integrating in-depth discussions of the music itself with solid coverage of the attendant historical, social, and cultural circumstances. It strikes a balance between musical analysis and social context, showing how rock and American culture have continuously influenced each other over time. Using well-chosen examples, insightful commentaries, and an engaging writing style, the authors highlight the contributions of diverse groups to the development of rock music, explain the effects of advancements in recording technology, and chronicle the growth of rock music as an industry. The book is enhanced by a rich illustration program; boxed inserts on significant individuals, recordings, and intriguing topics; and well-organized listening charts for recordings that are discussed in detail in the text. Remarkably accessible, American Popular Music: The Rock Years is ideal for introductory courses in the history of rock and roll and will encourage readers to become more critically aware listeners of rock music.

American Popular Music: The Rock Years [repost]  

Posted by FenixN at July 17, 2014
American Popular Music: The Rock Years [repost]

American Popular Music: The Rock Years
Language: English | PDF | ISBN-10: 0195300521 | 2005 | 360 pages | 9 MB

Rock, country, pop, soul, funk, punk, folk, hip-hop, techno, grunge–it's all here. In American Popular Music: The Rock Years, Larry Starr and Christopher Waterman take readers on a fascinating journey through the rich historical and stylistic landscape of American rock. An abridged version of the authors' acclaimed American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MTV, this volume includes chapters 8-14 of the longer book along with new introductory and concluding chapters.

American Popular Music: The Rock Years (Repost)  

Posted by sa603sa87 at Oct. 7, 2010
American Popular Music: The Rock Years (Repost)

American Popular Music: The Rock Years (Repost)
Publisher: Oxford University Press | ISBN: 0195300521 | edition 2005 | PDF | 360 pages | 11,89 mb

Rock, country, pop, soul, funk, punk, folk, hip-hop, techno, grunge–it's all here. In American Popular Music: The Rock Years, Larry Starr and Christopher Waterman take readers on a fascinating journey through the rich historical and stylistic landscape of American rock. An abridged version of the authors' acclaimed American Popular Music: From Minstrelsy to MTV, this volume includes chapters 8-14 of the longer book along with new introductory and concluding chapters.

A Century of American Popular Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by alt_f4 at Dec. 1, 2016
A Century of American Popular Music

A Century of American Popular Music: 2000 Best-Loved and Remembered Songs (1899-1999) by David A. Jasen
English | May 3, 2002 | ISBN: 0415937000 | 330 Pages | PDF | 15 MB

First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

American Popular Music: Folk [Repost]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 12, 2016
American Popular Music: Folk  [Repost]

American Popular Music: Folk by Richard Carlin
English | 30 May 2006 | ISBN: 0816053138 | 304 Pages | PDF | 5 MB

American popular music reflects a rich cultural diversity. From Aaron Copland to Miles Davis to Elvis Presley to Muddy Waters, the United States has produced some of the most influential and beloved musicians and performers of the 20th century.

American Popular Music: Country  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at Oct. 1, 2016
American Popular Music: Country

American Popular Music: Country by Richard Carlin
English | 30 July 2006 | ISBN: 081605312X | 304 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

American popular music reflects a rich cultural diversity. From Aaron Copland to Miles Davis to Elvis Presley to Muddy Waters, the United States has produced some of the most influential and beloved musicians and performers of the 20th century.
Yellowface: Creating the Chinese in American Popular Music and Performance, 1850s-1920s

Yellowface: Creating the Chinese in American Popular Music and Performance, 1850s-1920s by Krystyn R. Moon
English | Nov. 3, 2004 | ISBN: 0813535069 | 240 Pages | PDF | 2.12 MB

Music and performance provide a unique window into the ways that cultural information is circulated and perceptions are constructed.
The Jukebox in the Garden: Ecocriticism and American Popular Music Since 1960. (Nature, Culture and Literature)

The Jukebox in the Garden: Ecocriticism and American Popular Music Since 1960. (Nature, Culture and Literature) by David Ingram
English | Nov. 12, 2010 | ISBN: 904203209X | 278 Pages | PDF | 977.35 KB

Since the rise of the contemporary ecology movement in the 1960s, American songwriters and composers, from folk singer Pete Seeger to jazz saxophonist Paul Winter, have lamented, and protested against, environmental degradation and injustice.

Rock and Roll (American Popular Music) (repost)  

Posted by interes at Sept. 1, 2015
Rock and Roll (American Popular Music) (repost)

Rock and Roll (American Popular Music) by Craig Morrison
English | ISBN: 0816053170 | 2005 | PDF | 328 pages | 4,4 MB
Out of Sight: The Rise of African American Popular Music, 1889-1895 (repost)

Out of Sight: The Rise of African American Popular Music, 1889-1895 (American Made Music) by Doug Seroff
English | Feb 13, 2003 | ISBN: 1578064996 | 432 Pages | PDF | 10 MB

From 1889 to 1895, the fire that would ignite almost every American popular music style was sparking. These were some of the worst years in American race relations, yet they witnessed the emergence of ragtime and the birth of an African American popular entertainment industry. Out of Sight is the first book dedicated to this signal period of black musical development.