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The Resource How the Beatles destroyed rock 'n' roll : an alternative history of American popular music, Elijah Wald

How the Beatles destroyed rock 'n' roll : an alternative history of American popular music, Elijah Wald

Label
How the Beatles destroyed rock 'n' roll : an alternative history of American popular music
Title
How the Beatles destroyed rock 'n' roll
Title remainder
an alternative history of American popular music
Statement of responsibility
Elijah Wald
Title variation
How the Beatles destroyed rock and roll
Title variation remainder
an alternative history of American popular music
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Surveys the history of American popular music in terms of the changes in technology and their effect on ordinary listeners as they changed music from something to be listened to and danced to live to something to be bought in recorded form
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
309168
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Wald, Elijah
Dewey number
  • 781.640973
  • 781.63
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3477
LC item number
.W35 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Popular music
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an alternative history of American popular music
Label
How the Beatles destroyed rock 'n' roll : an alternative history of American popular music, Elijah Wald
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Amateurs and executants -- The ragtime life -- Everybody's doin' it -- Alexander's got a jazz band now -- Cake eaters and hooch drinkers -- The king of jazz -- The record, the song, and the radio -- Sons of Whiteman -- Swing that music -- Technology and its discontents -- Walking floors and jumpin' jive -- Selling the American ballad -- Rock the joint -- Big records for adults -- Teen idyll -- Twisting girls change the world -- Say you want a revolution
Control code
740205
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 323 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195341546
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008042265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195341546
  • (OCoLC)255902011
Label
How the Beatles destroyed rock 'n' roll : an alternative history of American popular music, Elijah Wald
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [281]-289) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Amateurs and executants -- The ragtime life -- Everybody's doin' it -- Alexander's got a jazz band now -- Cake eaters and hooch drinkers -- The king of jazz -- The record, the song, and the radio -- Sons of Whiteman -- Swing that music -- Technology and its discontents -- Walking floors and jumpin' jive -- Selling the American ballad -- Rock the joint -- Big records for adults -- Teen idyll -- Twisting girls change the world -- Say you want a revolution
Control code
740205
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 323 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780195341546
Isbn Type
(hardcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008042265
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780195341546
  • (OCoLC)255902011

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