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Is Rock Dead?

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Rock and roll's death has been forecast nearly since its birth; the country song "The Death of Rock and Roll" appeared in September 1956, showing that the music had already outraged a more conservative listening audience. Is Rock Dead? sets out to explore the varied and sometimes conflicting ways in which the death of rock has been discussed both within the discourse of po ...more
Paperback, 184 pages
Published December 14th 2005 by Routledge (first published January 1st 2005)
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Author is one of my teachers from my English grad program at SIU. He is equally versed in both James Joyce and Radiohead, so this book should be interesting.
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