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Sells Like Teen Spirit: Music, Youth Culture, and Social Crisis
by Ryan Moore
Music has always been central to the cultures that young people create, follow, and embrace. In the 1960s, young hippie kids sang along about peace with the likes of Bob Dylan and Joan Baez and tried to change the world. In the 1970s, many young people ended up coming home in body bags from Vietnam, and the music scene changed, embracing punk and bands like The Sex Pistols ...more
Hardcover, 275 pages
Published December 1st 2009 by New York University Press
(first published November 21st 2009)
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Dec 06, 2010 M Pereira rated it really liked it · review of another edition
Pretty good, since I am writing a review for this. I'll need to think up bad things to say, but really it was a mix of teenaged nostalgia and theoretical perspectives on culture following the likes of Adorno and the BCCCS