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Strange stars : David Bowie, pop music, and the decade sci-fi exploded

Author: Jason Heller
Publisher: Brooklyn, NY : Melville House Publishing ; London : Blackstock Mews, 2018.
Series: Strange stars
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Looks at developments in science fiction and pop music in the 1970s, delving into the ways that the work of many influential performers of the time was heavily informed by science fiction and space exploration.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Heller, Jason.
Strange stars.
Brooklyn, NY : Melville House Publishing ; London : Blackstock Mews, 2018
(DLC) 2018013060
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jason Heller
ISBN: 9781612196985 1612196985
OCLC Number: 1029789854
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 244 pages)
Contents: The stars look very different today: the end of the '60s --
Dancing astronauts of renown: 1970 --
In search of space: 1971 --
I'm the space invader: 1972 --
Comet melody: 1973 --
Secrets of the circuitry mind: 1974 --
Your memory banks have forgotten this funk: 1975 --
What can this strange device be?: 1976 --
A distant planet from where I come: 1977 --
Hit by space junk: 1978 --
When the machines rock: 1979 --
The planet is glowing: the start of the '80s.
Series Title: Strange stars
Responsibility: Jason Heller.

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Looks at developments in science fiction and pop music in the 1970s, delving into the ways that the work of many influential performers of the time was heavily informed by science fiction and space exploration.

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