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Christgau, Robert

Overview
Works: 39 works in 82 publications in 1 language and 3,405 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Discography  Reviews  Biography  Alternative rock music  Portraits  Interviews 
Roles: Author
Classifications: ML3534, 784
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Robert Christgau
 
Most widely held works by Robert Christgau
Grown up all wrong : 75 great rock and pop artists from vaudeville to techno by Robert Christgau( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in English and held by 798 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of writings by Robert Christgau about different aspects of popular music from the last half of the twentieth century
Any old way you choose it ; rock and other pop music, 1967-1973 by Robert Christgau( Book )

13 editions published between 1973 and 2000 in English and held by 705 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bob Dylan : a retrospective by Craig McGregor( Book )

1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 430 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A selection of essays by authors: Robert Shelton, Gil Turner, Sidney Fields, Val Adams, Nat Hentoff, Irwin Silber, Paul Nelson, Joseph Gelmis, Nora Ephron, Susan Edmiston, Ewan MacCall, Frances Taylor, Joseph Haas, Israel Young, Studs Terkel, Jules Siegel, John Gordon, Ralph J. Gleason, Michael Iachetta, Richard Goldstein, Lilian Roxon, Ellen Willis, Huber Saal, Jon Landau, John Cohen, Happy Traum, Tom Smucker, Michael March, William C. Woods, Nik Cohn, Jann Wenner, Robert Christgau, Steven Goldberg, A.J. Weberman, Wilfred Mellers
Christgau's record guide : rock albums of the seventies by Robert Christgau( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 364 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christgau's record guide : the '80s by Robert Christgau( Book )

9 editions published between 1990 and 1994 in English and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christgau's consumer guide : albums of the 90's by Robert Christgau( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Best music writing 2007( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of essays and articles about music and its culture covers diverse modern styles, including rock, pop, rap, jazz, blues, and country
Rock albums of the '70s : a critical guide by Robert Christgau( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 1990 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Stranded : rock and roll for a desert island( Book )

1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Icky mettle by Archers of Loaf (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Composing the Beatles songbook Lennon and McCartney 1966-1970( Visual )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An independent documentary film which reviews the partnership, music and impact of Lennon and McCartney as composers during this hugely creative period. From the first bars of Eleanor Rigby to the closing Abbey Road song-cycle, this film shows how and why they barely put a step wrong while making the most joyous music the world had ever witnessed. Includes rare footage, classic performances, and penetrating revelations from friends
Composing the Beatles songbook Lennon and McCartney 1957-1965( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Review the partnership, music and impact of Lennon and McCartney as composers. From the day they met in 1957 until the release of the Rubber Soul album at the end of 1965, the film dissects and contrasts and ultimately provides one of the finest films made about the band during this period
Bob Dylan under review, 1978-1989( Visual )

2 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This film reviews Dylan's life from late 1978 to the release of 1989's "Oh Mercy". "Also features a second disc containing over an hour of incredible audio interviews with Dylan ..."--Container
Holy Modal Rounders-- bound to lose( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Recounts the 40-year history of the psychedelic folk band Holy Modal Rounders
Waits/Corbijn '77-'11 by Anton Corbijn( Book )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Waits/Corbijn '77-'11 is the chronicle of an artistic collaboration that reaches bach more than 35 years, to those first black-and-white photographs of Tom Waits taken by a young Anton Corbijn in Holland in 1977. Waits' own photography, collected here for the first time under the title "Curiosities," gives a visual handle to the artistic intelligence millions of fans know only through his music
Becoming the Boss( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on the life and career of Bruce Springsteen
The curse of the Mekons/Fun '90 Fun '90 by Mekons (Musical group)( Recording )

1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rolling Stones the Mick Taylor years : 1969-1974( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This film tells the behind the scenes story of this hugely productive era for the group. Featuring interviews with Taylor himself and further contributions from his old boss, John Mayall; author and group colleague, Robert Greenfield; Village Voice music editor, Robert Christgau; Stones session musicians, Al Perkins and Bill Plummer; highly regarded UK music critic, Barney Hoskyns and many others. The program also includes liberal performance film of the Stones, archive footage and interviews, numerous seldom seen photographs and a host of other features"--Cover
Composing outside the Beatles Lennon vs McCartney : 1973-1980( Visual )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rare footage, interviews, and expert reviews help to exhibit Lennon and McCartney as composers after the breakup of the Beatles
Blitzkrieg bop! with the Ramones, Blondie, the Dead Boys( Visual )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A documentary film examining the early glory days of the punk rock explosion with live performances recorded in New York in 1977. Here punk rock musicians candidly share their musical outlook and philosophies along with commentary by their managers, music critics and promoters
 
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Languages
English (65)

Covers
Any old way you choose it ; rock and other pop music, 1967-1973Christgau's record guide : the '80sChristgau's consumer guide : albums of the 90'sBest music writing 2007Rock albums of the '70s : a critical guideStranded : rock and roll for a desert islandWaits/Corbijn '77-'11