Journals Higher Education



01 June 2009

336 Pages | 32 halftones

6 1/8 X 9 1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195341546

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How the Beatles Destroyed Rock 'n' Roll

An Alternative History of American Popular Music

Elijah Wald

  • Surveys the evolution of pop music without giving special treatment to jazz and rock
  • Takes a new look at the effects of race and racism on the development of rock and pop music
  • Includes never-before-seen quotations and research from period sources

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