The Sound and the Fury

The Sound and the Fury

A Rock's Backpages Reader : 40 Years of Classic Rock Journalism

Paperback - 2003
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The Sound & the Fury gathers some of the best and most entertaining rock writing of the last forty years, coming at rock and roll from several different angles and spanning four decades of Good, Bad and Ugly. Among the pieces you will find...

Al Aronowitz documenting the Beatles' arrival in America
Glenn O'Brien dishing the dirt with Madonna
Nick Hornby reappraising Abba
Caroline Coon witnessing the birth of punk
Will Self sparring with Morrissey
Jon Savage entering the fractured mind of Kurt Cobain
Lenny Kaye riding the Grand Funk Railroad

Plus Greil Marcus on The Band, Mary Harron on Andy Warhol, John Mendelssohn in South Central La... and many others.
Publisher: London, Eng. : Bloomsbury, 2003
ISBN: 9780747563136
Characteristics: xiii, 432 pages ;,20 cm.
Additional Contributors: Hoskyns, Barney
Alternative Title: Rock's backpages


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