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Title The Cambridge companion to pop and rock / edited by Simon Frith, Will Straw, and John Street.

Published New York : Cambridge University Press, 2001.

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Location Call No. Status
 UniM Southbank  781.64 CAMB  SEVEN DAY LOAN  AVAILABLE
Physical description xvii, 303 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Series Cambridge companions to music.
Cambridge companions to music.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 290-299) and index.
Contents 1 'Plugged in': technology and popular music / Paul Theberge 3 -- 2 Popular music industry / Simon Frith 26 -- 3 Consumption / Will Straw 53 -- Part II Texts, genres, styles -- 4 Pop music / Simon Frith 93 -- 5 Reconsidering rock / Keir Keightley 109 -- 6 Soul into hip-hop / Russell A. Potter 143 -- 7 Dance music / Will Straw 158 -- 8 World music / Jocelyne Guilbault 176 -- Part III Debates -- 9 Pop, rock and interpretation / Richard Middleton 213 -- 10 Popular music, gender and sexuality / Sara Cohen 226 -- 11 Rock, pop and politics / John Street 243 -- 12 From Rice to Ice: the face of race in rock and pop / Barry Shank 256 -- 13 'local' and 'global' in popular music / Jan Fairley 272.
Summary Maps the world of pop and rock: its history, its stars, its controversies.
Other author Frith, Simon, 1946-
Street, John, 1952-
Straw, Will, 1954-
Subject Popular music -- History and criticism.
Rock music -- History and criticism.
Variant Title Pop and rock.
ISBN 0521553695
0521556600 (pb.)