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Images of England through popular music : class, youth and rock'n'roll, 1955-1976

Author: Keith Gildart
Publisher: Basingstoke, Hampshire : Palgrave Macmillan, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Drawing on archival sources and oral testimony, Keith Gildart examines the ways in which popular music played an important role in reflecting and shaping social identities and working-class cultures and - through a focus on rock'n'roll, rhythm & blues, punk, mod subculture, and glam rock - created a sense of crisis in English society.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Keith Gildart
ISBN: 9780230019690 0230019692
OCLC Number: 858005173
Description: ix, 290 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: Soundcheck : Buddy Holly and the 'Lemon Drop Kid', Wigan, England, Tuesday 18 March 1958 --
Coal, cotton and rock 'n' roll in North West England --
Exploring London's Soho and the Flamingo Club with Georgie Fame and the Blue Flames --
Liverpool, the Beatles and the cultural politics of class, race and place --
My generation : Pete Townshend, the Who and English mods --
Mods over England : local experiences and social control --
Class, nation and social change in the Kinks' England --
Aliens in England : Slade, David Bowie, Ziggy Stardust and glam rock --
Darkness over England : punk rock and the Sex Pistols Anarchy Tour 1976 --
Encore : on the road to Wigan Pier to see Georgie Fame and Billy Boston, Sunday 2 March 2003.
Responsibility: Keith Gildart.

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