Extreme metal : music and culture on the edge (Book, 2007) [WorldCat.org]
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Extreme metal : music and culture on the edge

Author: Keith Kahn-Harris; Berg Publishers.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Berg, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Extreme metal - one step beyond heavy metal - can appear bizarre or terrifying to the uninitiated. Extreme metal musicians have developed an often impenetrable sound that teeters on the edge of  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Keith Kahn-Harris; Berg Publishers.
ISBN: 9781845203986 1845203984 9781845203993 1845203992
OCLC Number: 883511032
Description: x, 194 s. : il. ; 25 cm
Contents: * Introduction: From Heavy Metal to Extreme Metal * Chapter One: The Extreme Metal Scene * Chapter Two: The Scene and Transgression * Chapter Three: Experiencing the Scene * Chapter Four: Capital, Power, Infrastructure * Chapter Five: Comparing Extreme Metal Scenes * Chapter Six: Extreme Metal and Subcultural Capital * Chapter Seven: Reflexivity, Music and Politics * Chapter Eight: The Scene and Modernity * Appendix: Details of Quoted Interviewees
Responsibility: Keith Kahn-Harris.
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'This fasinating book ... provides real insights into the margins of our culture.'Times Higher Education Supplement'Sharp, engaging, and staggeringly comprehensive. 'Extreme Metal' is a must-read for Read more...

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