On Record: Rock, Pop and the Written Word

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Taylor & Francis, Jul 12, 1990 - Social Science - 512 pages
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Classic sociological analyses of 'deviance' and rebellion; studies of technology; subcultural and feminist readings, semiotic and musicological essays and close readings of stars, bands and the fans themselves by Adorno, Barthes and other well-known contributors

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On record: rock, pop, and the written word

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This comprehensive anthology of serious writings on popular music should prove to be a breakthrough in the field. Frith and Goodwin have assembled an excellent compendium of articles that examine ... Read full review

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Frith makes some interwesting connections between the fields of pop music, pop culture, mass opinion and the scholarship that holds so much of this together. Read full review

About the author (1990)

Goodwin is a professor at the University of San Francisco.

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