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The encyclopedia of popular music

Author: Colin Larkin
Publisher: New York : MUZE : Oxford University Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th edView all editions and formats
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"Containing 27,000 entries and over 6,000 new entries, the online edition of the Encyclopedia of Popular Music includes 50% more material than the Third Edition. Featuring a broad musical scope covering popular music of all genres and periods from 1900 to the present day, including jazz, country, folk, rap, reggae, techno, musicals, and world music, the Encyclopedia also offers thousands of additional entries  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Encyclopedia of popular music.
New York : MUZE : Oxford University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)642381871
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Colin Larkin
ISBN: 9780195313734 0195313739
OCLC Number: 70062973
Notes: Revised edition of: The Guinness encyclopedia of popular music. 2nd ed. 1995.
Description: 10 volumes ; 26 cm
Contents: V. 1. A --
Brown, Lloyd --
v. 2. Brown, Marion --
Dilated Peoples --
v. 3. Dill, Danny --
Grenadine --
v. 4. Grenfell, Joyce --
Koller, Hans --
v. 5. Kollington --
Morphine --
v. 6. Morricone, Ennio --
Rich Kids --
v. 7. Rich, Young and Pretty --
Swift, Richard --
v. 8. Swift, Rob --
ZZ Top --
v. 9. Selected Albums. Bibliographies. --
v. 10. Indexes.
Other Titles: Guinness encyclopedia of popular music.
Responsibility: edited by Colin Larkin.
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First published in 1990, The Encyclopedia of Popular Music is the largest project ever undertaken on the subject. This authoritative biographical encyclopedia of rock, pop, and jazz artists covers  Read more...

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