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Rock 'n' roll Jews

Author: Michael Billig
Publisher: Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, ©2001.
Series: Judaic traditions in literature, music, and art.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Leiber and Stoller are perhaps the most celebrated (Rock'n'Roll Jews) along with Phil Spector, but there have been others who have contributed greatly. Michael Billig examines that influence through the worl of luminaries like Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Carole King and Lou Reed." Nottingham Evening Post, From the bookjacket.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Billig
ISBN: 0815607059 9780815607052
OCLC Number: 47166331
Awards: Short-listed for Jewish Quarterly Wingate Literary Prize: Non-fiction 2000
Description: viii, 185 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: Jews in Rock: A Hidden Story --
From Tin Pan Alley to Rock --
Writing for Elvis: Leiber abd Stoller --
Jewish Soul Men --
The Brill Years --
Rock's Jewish Intellectuals --
Golden Past, Silver Present? --
Index.
Series Title: Judaic traditions in literature, music, and art.
Other Titles: Rock and roll Jews
Responsibility: Michael Billig.

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"Leiber and Stoller are perhaps the most celebrated (Rock'n'Roll Jews) along with Phil Spector, but there have been others who have contributed greatly. Michael Billig examines that influence through the worl of luminaries like Paul Simon, Bob Dylan, Carole King and Lou Reed." Nottingham Evening Post, From the bookjacket.

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