The Resource Dreaming the beatles : The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World., Rob Sheffield, (electronic resource)

Dreaming the beatles : The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World., Rob Sheffield, (electronic resource)

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Dreaming the beatles : The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World.
Title
Dreaming the beatles
Title remainder
The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World.
Statement of responsibility
Rob Sheffield
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Language
eng
Summary
Rob Sheffield, the Rolling Stone columnist and bestselling author of Love Is a Mix Tape offers an entertaining, unconventional look at the most popular band in history, the Beatles, exploring what they mean today and why they still matter so intensely to a generation that has never known a world without them.Dreaming the Beatles is not another biography of the Beatles, or a song-by-song analysis of the best of John and Paul. It isn't another exposé about how they broke up. It isn't a history of their gigs or their gear. It is a collection of essays telling the story of what this ubiquitous band means to a generation who grew up with the Beatles music on their parents' stereos and their faces on T-shirts. What do the Beatles mean today? Why are they more famous and beloved now than ever? And why do they still matter so much to us, nearly fifty years after they broke up?As he did in his previous books, Love is a Mix Tape, Talking to Girls About Duran Duran, and Turn Around Bright Eyes, Sheffield focuses on the emotional connections we make to music. This time, he focuses on the biggest pop culture phenomenon of all time-The Beatles. In his singular voice, he explores what the Beatles mean today, to fans who have learned to love them on their own terms and not just for the sake of nostalgia. Dreaming the Beatles tells the story of how four lads from Liverpool became the world's biggest pop group, then broke up-but then somehow just kept getting bigger. At this point, their music doesn't belong to the past-it belongs to right now. This book is a celebration of that music, showing why the Beatles remain the world's favorite thing-and how they invented the future we're all living in today
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Sheffield, Rob
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no index present
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non fiction
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  • Nonfiction
  • Biography & Autobiography
  • History
  • Music
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Dreaming the beatles : The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World., Rob Sheffield, (electronic resource)
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multicolored
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text
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rdacontent
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ODN0002546308
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1 online resource
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electronic
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computer
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rdamedia
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Electronic reproduction.
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754B903B-5DDA-45FB-AE8D-0214E0DCEB83
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754B903B-5DDA-45FB-AE8D-0214E0DCEB83
Label
Dreaming the beatles : The Love Story of One Band and the Whole World., Rob Sheffield, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ODN0002546308
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
754B903B-5DDA-45FB-AE8D-0214E0DCEB83
System control number
754B903B-5DDA-45FB-AE8D-0214E0DCEB83

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