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Published: 20 February 2020

392 Pages | 21 illus., 1 musical ex., 31 photos


ISBN: 9780190683870

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Kick It

A Social History of the Drum Kit

Matt Brennan

  • Establishes the drum kit's central role in shaping the history of music over the last 150 years
  • Examines the drum kit's impact on the broader social and cultural history of the United States
  • Uncovers the surprising origins of drummer jokes and stereotypes

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