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Lights, camera, sound tracks : [the ultimate guide to popular music in the movies]

Author: M C Strong; Brendon Griffin
Publisher: Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate, 2008.
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"Lights, Camera, Soundtrack surveys over 50 years of rock 'n' roll movies, musicals and performance films. It identifies the top guns involved in each film, provides a storyline, rates the film and reviews its soundtrack." "From pop and rock musicals, like the classic Elvis Presley vehicle Jailhouse Rock and the recent Tenacious D showpiece The Pick of Destiny, to performance films like Woodstock and Dig!, and the  Read more...
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Strong, M. C. (Martin Charles), 1960-
Lights, camera, sound tracks.
Edinburgh ; New York : Canongate, 2008
(OCoLC)642418343
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M C Strong; Brendon Griffin
ISBN: 9781847670212 1847670210 9781847670038 1847670032
OCLC Number: 213452454
Notes: Subtitle from cover.
Description: xii, 916 p., [24] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Rock movies/musicals and pop fiction --
Rockumentaries and performance movies --
Pop/rock scores and blaxploitation.
Other Titles: Lights, camera, soundtracks
Ultimate guide to popular music in the movies
Responsibility: Martin C. Strong ; with Brendon Griffin.

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Surveys over 50 years of rock 'n' roll movies, musicals and performance films. This book identifies the top guns involved in each film, provides a storyline, rates the film, and reviews its  Read more...

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"A killer tome... this one can be safely filed under 'unbelievable'." Fred Dellar, NME "There isn't a better guide on the market" Guardian "An essential for music obsessives everywhere." Mojo Read more...

 
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