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Let It Blurt: The Life and Times of Lester Bangs, America's Greatest Rock Critic

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Synopsis:

This raucous and thoroughly researched biography on Lester Bangs (1949-1982)--the gonzo journalist, gutter poet, and romantic visionary of rock writing--is also a window on rock culture in its most turbulent, creative years. Includes Bangs' never-before-published piece, "How to Be a Rock Critic." 20 photos.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [278]-317) and index.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780767905091
Author:
DeRogatis, Jim
Publisher:
Broadway Books
Author:
DeRogatis, Jim
Location:
New York :
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
Historical - U.S.
Subject:
United states
Subject:
Composers & Musicians - Rock
Subject:
Rock music
Subject:
Critics
Subject:
Music critics
Subject:
Rock music -- History and criticism.
Subject:
Music critics - United States
Subject:
Biography-Composers and Musicians
Subject:
Biography-Historical
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
2000-23
Publication Date:
20000431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
352
Dimensions:
9.11x6.12x.97 in. 1.01 lbs.

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Product details 352 pages Broadway Books - English 9780767905091 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , This raucous and thoroughly researched biography on Lester Bangs (1949-1982)--the gonzo journalist, gutter poet, and romantic visionary of rock writing--is also a window on rock culture in its most turbulent, creative years. Includes Bangs' never-before-published piece, "How to Be a Rock Critic." 20 photos.
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