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Black Sabbath and the rise of heavy metal music

Author: Andrew L Cope
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2010.
Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The definition of 'heavy metal' is often a contentious issue and in this lively and accessible text Andrew Cope presents a refreshing re-evaluation of the rules that define heavy metal as a musical genre."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew L Cope
ISBN: 9780754668817 0754668819 9780754699903 0754699900
OCLC Number: 459211628
Description: xii, 172 pages : illustrations, music ; 24 cm.
Contents: Birmingham : the cradle of all things heavy --
The dichotomy of syntax in the music of Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin --
The dichotomy of aesthetics in Black Sabbath and Led Zeppelin --
Continuity, development and the new wave of British heavy metal --
Assimilation and stability.
Series Title: Ashgate popular and folk music series.
Responsibility: Andrew L. Cope.
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Presents an evaluation of the rules that define heavy metal as a musical genre. This book investigates why, during the late 1960s and early 1970s, Birmingham provided the ideal location for the early  Read more...

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'For many years popular music studies has been dominated by texts which fail to address the unique combination of musical sounds, timbres and structures that distinguishes heavy metal from hard rock. Read more...

 
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