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She's so fine : reflections on whiteness, femininity, adolescence and class in 1960s music

Author: Laurie Stras
Publisher: Farnham ; Burlington, Vt. : Ashgate, 2011, ©2010.
Series: Ashgate popular and folk music series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book explores the music, reception and cultural significance of 1960s girl singers and girl groups in the US and UK. Using approaches from the fields of musicology, women's studies, film and media studies, and cultural studies, this volume is the first interdisciplinary work to link close musical readings with rigorous cultural analysis in the treatment of artists such as Brenda Lee, Dusty Springfield, Lulu,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Named Person: Tina Turner; Marianne Faithfull; Dusty Springfield; Lulu; Marianne Faithfull; Lulu; Dusty Springfield; Tina Turner
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Laurie Stras
ISBN: 9781409436652 1409436659 9781409400516 1409400514
OCLC Number: 751804959
Notes: Originally published: 2010.
Description: xiv, 266 pages : illustrations, music, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction : She's so fine, or why girl singers (still) matter / Laurie Stras --
Part I: "Now that I'm not a kid anymore" : American girls' voices in the 50s and 60s. Voice of the beehive : vocal technique at the turn of the 1960s / Laurie Stras ; Vocal decorum : voice, body, and knowledge in the prodigious singer, Brenda Lee / Robynn J. Stilwell ; "He hit me, and I was glad" : violence, masochism, and anger in girl group music / Jacqueline Warwick --
Part II: "Everything's coming up roses" : British girls in the mid-60s. Dusty's hair / Annie J. Randall ; Brit girls : Sandie Shaw and the women of the British Invasion / Patricia Juliana Smith ; Mary Hopkin and the deep throat of culture / Sarah Hill --
Part III: Girls on top : rock chicks and resistance at the end of the 60s. Whose tears go by? : Marianne Faithfull at the dawn and twilight of rock culture / Norma Coates ; Bold soul trickster : the 60s Tina signifies / Susan Fast --
Response / Martha Mockus.
Series Title: Ashgate popular and folk music series.
Responsibility: edited by Laurie Stras.

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Explores the music, reception and cultural significance of 1960s girl singers and girl groups in the US and the UK. This interdisciplinary work links close musical readings with cultural analysis in  Read more...

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