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Author Greene, Doyle, 1962- author.

Title Rock, counterculture and the avant-garde, 1966-1970 : how the Beatles, Frank Zappa and the Velvet Underground defined an era / Doyle Greene.

Published Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland, [2016]


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (232 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary "This book examines these artists' relationship to the historical avant-garde and neo-avant-garde, considering their work in light of debates about modernism versus postmodernism. The author analyzes how performers used dissonance and noise within music, the role of social commentary in songs, and how experiments with concert and studio performance proceeded in cultural and political unrest"-- Provided by publisher.
Notes Description based on print version record.
Local Note Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2016. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Zappa, Frank -- Criticism and interpretation.
Velvet Underground (Musical group)
Popular music -- 1961-1970 -- History and criticism.
Avant-garde (Music)
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781476662145 (softcover : alk. paper)
9781476624037 (e-book)