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Fargo rock city : a heavy metal odyssey in rural Nörth Daköta

Author: Chuck Klosterman
Publisher: New York : Scribner, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st Scribner trade pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Empirically proving that -- no matter where you are -- kids wanna rock, this is Chuck Klosterman's hilrious memoir of growing up as a shameless metalhead in Wyndmere, North Dakotoa (population: 498). With a voice like Ace Frehley's guitar, Klosterman hacks his way through hair-band history, beginning with that fateful day in 1983 when his older brother brought home Motley Crue's Shout at the Devil. The fifth-grade  Read more...
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Named Person: Chuck Klosterman; Chuck Klosterman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Chuck Klosterman
ISBN: 0743406567 9780743406567 0743202279 9780743202275
OCLC Number: 54074826
Description: x, 272 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Chuck Klosterman.

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This tale chronicles Klosterman's formative years through the lens of heavy metal, the irony-deficient genre, and the pop charts of the 1980s. He tells of his first dance (with a girl), his life in  Read more...

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Ronin Ro author of "Have Gun Will Travel: The Spectacular Rise and Violent Fall of Death Row Records" With a style as hilarious as it is thought-provoking, Chuck Klosterman delivers an authoritative, Read more...

 
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