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Defining Moments in Music: The Greatest Artists, Albums, Songs, Performances and Events That Rocked the Music World

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From breakthroughs in recording technology to a songs political repercussions, this electrifying collection will have music fans debating for years.  Edited by Sean Egan, a writer for such major magazines as Billboard and Goldmine, this decade-by-decade review covers events, people, performances, and every imaginable genre: classical, opera, country, folk, rock, spirituals, blues, jazz, and stage musicals.  A superb selection of critics weighs in on key albums, singles, and songs, along with biographies and commentary on the impact of major artists. Celebrate the riots that greeted the first performance of Stravinskys Rite of Spring, the spectacular explosion of punk, the creation of the moog synthesizer, the untimely death of icons, and the first breakdance.

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ISBN:
9781844036066
Subtitle:
The Greatest Artists, Albums, Songs, Performances and Events that Rocked the Music World
Author:
Egan, Sean
Publisher:
Cassell Illustrated
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
History & Criticism - General
Subject:
Sound recordings
Subject:
Musicians
Subject:
Music -- History and criticism.
Subject:
BG-ENTERTAINMENT ARTS - BG-MUSIC/SONGBK/THEA/DANCE
Subject:
STUDY NOTES - SparkNotes
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20071001
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
all in color
Pages:
800
Dimensions:
6.75 x 8.25 in

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