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Rock and roll will save your life : a book by and for the fanatics among us (with bitchin' soundtrack)

Author: Steve Almond
Publisher: New York : Random House, 2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Rock and Roll Will Save Your Life" traces Almond's passion for "rawk" from his earliest (and most wretched) rock criticism to his eventual discovery of a music-crazed soul mate and their subsequent production of two little superfans. Along the way, Almond reflects on the delusional power of songs, the awkward mating habits of drooling fanatics, and why Depression Songs actually make us feel so much better. Includes  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Interviews
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Almond, Steve.
Rock and roll will save your life.
New York : Random House, 2010
(DLC) 2010281026
(OCoLC)549656744
Named Person: Steve Almond
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Steve Almond
ISBN: 9780679603658 0679603654 1299182046 9781299182042
OCLC Number: 733799238
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 222 p.)
Responsibility: Steve Almond.

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"Rock and Roll Will Save Your Life" traces Almond's passion for "rawk" from his earliest (and most wretched) rock criticism to his eventual discovery of a music-crazed soul mate and their subsequent production of two little superfans. Along the way, Almond reflects on the delusional power of songs, the awkward mating habits of drooling fanatics, and why Depression Songs actually make us feel so much better. Includes a special free mix designed by the author, available online at www.stevenalmond.com .

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