VIII+300 pages. 1st printing. Square Trade paperback. Profusely illustrated. Index. Near Fine. Minute spot top, tiny bump bottom rear corner. ISBN: 1843535882. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: Sporting shades and a feedback-heavy sounds, the Velvets straddled art and rock, changing popular music forever, and sowing the seeds for punk, grunge and thousands of countercultural four-chord wonders. The Rough Guide to The Velvet Underground explores: The Velvet Story: How Lou Reed, Sterling Morrison, John Cale and the others emerged from the New York scene, their successes and excesses and what happened to each in their solo years. Velvet Music: From their 1967 debut with Nico to their 1993 reunion with all the tales behind the tunes. Velvet Universe: Everybody who was anybody in the Velvet?s world, taking in Andy Warhol, Edie Sedgwick, David Bowie, Delmore, Schwaretsz and Brian Eno. Velvet Goldmine: The ?Underground? on screen, the Velvets? New York, clubs, influences, covers, websites and more.
Über den Autor: Peter Hogan has over 20 years of writing and journalist experience, authoring a series of well-received books and articles on music, film, and popular culture in the UK.
Titel: THE ROUGH GUIDE TO THE VELVET UNDERGROUND.
Verlag: Rough Guides, 2007.
Zustand: Near Fine
Buchbeschreibung Rough Guides, 2007, 2007. VIII+300 pages. 1st printing. Square Trade paperback. Profusely illustrated. Index. Near Fine. Minute spot top, tiny bump bottom rear corner. ISBN: 1843535882. Artikel-Nr. B-213452