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Scott Walker: The Rhymes of Goodbye

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Scott Walker’s initial fame came in the 1960s as a member of the balladeering Walker Brothers, a group that rivaled the Beatles and the Stones in popularity in Britain. But Walker had much more to offer, and he did so in an acclaimed solo career that stretched over decades, encompassing timeless love songs, film scores, tone poems, fractured narratives, and audio nightmare ...more
Paperback, 192 pages
Published December 7th 2006 by Plexus Publishing (first published June 1st 2006)
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Tosh
Nov 27, 2007 Tosh rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Scott obsessives
The ultimate music geek subject matter: Scott Walker. Song-by-song analysis. For those of you who are not into Scott, shame on you! So this book is written by a Scott obsessive for Scott Walker obsessives. Join the club!
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Jan 05, 2014 Raymond Hovey rated it it was amazing
A look at Scott Walker's career starting from 1965 with the Walker Brothers through to the 2006 solo album 'The Drift'.
Lewis Williams analyzes all of Walker's recorded output song-by-song in this fascinating book. This is a must-read for all fans of Scott Walker's incredible music.
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