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Spin : 20 years of alternative music : original writing on rock, hip-hop, techno, and beyond, edited by Will Hermes with Sia Michel

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Spin : 20 years of alternative music : original writing on rock, hip-hop, techno, and beyond
Title
Spin
Title remainder
20 years of alternative music : original writing on rock, hip-hop, techno, and beyond
Statement of responsibility
edited by Will Hermes with Sia Michel
Contributor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Presents an overview of two decades of alternative music through more than fifty essays, quotes, and photographs of such bands as REM, the Pixies, Weezer, and Nirvana
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Cataloging source
DLC
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Spin (New York, N.Y.)
Dewey number
781.66
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3534
LC item number
.S648 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • discographies
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  • Hermes, Will
  • Michel, Sia
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  • Alternative rock music
  • Popular culture
  • Rockmusik
  • Geschichte 1985-2005
Label
Spin : 20 years of alternative music : original writing on rock, hip-hop, techno, and beyond, edited by Will Hermes with Sia Michel
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Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discographies
Contents
The R.E.M. method and other rites of passage : how indie rock learned to stop worrying and love itself in the morning / Charles Aaron -- MTV : Giving the people what they want (Jesus-is this really what they want?) / Chuck Klosterman -- Madonna : icon of mall rats, Ph. D. candidates, and the rest of us / Eric Weisbard -- Prince : funky sex god / Alan Light -- U2 : revelation and lust / Ann Powers -- Run-D.M.C. : The kings of queens / Nelson George -- The Smiths & Morrissey : beautiful misery / Dave Eggers -- Goth : suburban high schools, the cure, and the secret of happiness / Marc Spitz -- Synth-pop : Depeche Mode, the Human League, and The Soul of the Machine / Simon Reynolds -- '80s teen movies : Phoebe Cates's bikini and the nine circles of high school hell / Dave Itzhoff -- John Hughes / Elvis Mitchell -- Beastie Boys : white dudes in the house / Alan Light -- Rebels without pause : Public Enemy rewrite hip-hop as revolutionary force / Sacha Jenkins -- Chicago house/Detroit techno : a tale of two cities / Mike Rubin -- '80s metal : stars, stripes, and Aqua Net / Chuck Klosterman --- Hip-hop's golden age : roughnecks, radicals, and undergrads / Will Hermes -- Metallica : kill'em all / Greg Milner -- Nine Inch Nails : the triump of industrial / Neil Strauss -- The Pixies : gigantic / Dave Eggers -- West coast hedonism : The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Jane's Addiction / Marc Spitz -- Alt-country : dust-bowling for dollars / Jon Dolan -- Gangsta, gangsta : N.W.A, Dr. Dre, and the monsters of rap / R.J. Smith -- Tupac : the reality show / Ta-Nehisi Coates -- Grunge : Seattle and the heavy rock invasion / Laura Sinagra -- Nirvana : the ghost of Saint Kurt / Chris Norris -- Heroin : sister morphine & Mr. Brownstone / Marc Spitz -- Smashing Pumpkings : songs of lunchroom loners / Jim DeRogatis -- Rap-rock : from "punk rock rap" to Mook Nation / Charles Aaron -- Beck : folk music, electric boogaloo / Chris Norris -- Green Day : pop goes the punk rock / Doug Brod -- Ecstasy : everything starts with E / SImon Reynolds -- "Angry Women": Medusas, Riot Grrrls & dangerous nymphs / Ann Powers -- Courtney Love : the girl with the most cake / Laura Sinagra -- Britpop : champagne supernovas / Doug Brod -- Radiohead : the dark side of the moon / Will Hermes -- The notorious B.I.G. : the life and death of Big Poppa / Sia Michel -- Electronica : beats for fun and profit / Will Hermes -- Weezer : geeks like us / Chuck Klosterman -- Napster : too fucking good to last / Rob Levine -- Jam bands : smells like Phish (not to mention patchouli, B.O., beer & kind bud) / Will Hermes -- Indie hip-hop : backpacking across America / Jon Caramanica -- Emo : we feel your pain / Andy Greenwalk -- Eminem (and a cast of millions who cuss, just don't give a fuck, dress, walk, talk, and act like him) / Charles Aaron -- Björk : pagan poetry / Will Hermes -- OutKast : if the Beatles were playas / Chris Norris -- The White Stripes and the (so-called) return of the rock / Jon Dolan
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (287 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036943080
Label
Spin : 20 years of alternative music : original writing on rock, hip-hop, techno, and beyond, edited by Will Hermes with Sia Michel
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes discographies
Contents
The R.E.M. method and other rites of passage : how indie rock learned to stop worrying and love itself in the morning / Charles Aaron -- MTV : Giving the people what they want (Jesus-is this really what they want?) / Chuck Klosterman -- Madonna : icon of mall rats, Ph. D. candidates, and the rest of us / Eric Weisbard -- Prince : funky sex god / Alan Light -- U2 : revelation and lust / Ann Powers -- Run-D.M.C. : The kings of queens / Nelson George -- The Smiths & Morrissey : beautiful misery / Dave Eggers -- Goth : suburban high schools, the cure, and the secret of happiness / Marc Spitz -- Synth-pop : Depeche Mode, the Human League, and The Soul of the Machine / Simon Reynolds -- '80s teen movies : Phoebe Cates's bikini and the nine circles of high school hell / Dave Itzhoff -- John Hughes / Elvis Mitchell -- Beastie Boys : white dudes in the house / Alan Light -- Rebels without pause : Public Enemy rewrite hip-hop as revolutionary force / Sacha Jenkins -- Chicago house/Detroit techno : a tale of two cities / Mike Rubin -- '80s metal : stars, stripes, and Aqua Net / Chuck Klosterman --- Hip-hop's golden age : roughnecks, radicals, and undergrads / Will Hermes -- Metallica : kill'em all / Greg Milner -- Nine Inch Nails : the triump of industrial / Neil Strauss -- The Pixies : gigantic / Dave Eggers -- West coast hedonism : The Red Hot Chili Peppers and Jane's Addiction / Marc Spitz -- Alt-country : dust-bowling for dollars / Jon Dolan -- Gangsta, gangsta : N.W.A, Dr. Dre, and the monsters of rap / R.J. Smith -- Tupac : the reality show / Ta-Nehisi Coates -- Grunge : Seattle and the heavy rock invasion / Laura Sinagra -- Nirvana : the ghost of Saint Kurt / Chris Norris -- Heroin : sister morphine & Mr. Brownstone / Marc Spitz -- Smashing Pumpkings : songs of lunchroom loners / Jim DeRogatis -- Rap-rock : from "punk rock rap" to Mook Nation / Charles Aaron -- Beck : folk music, electric boogaloo / Chris Norris -- Green Day : pop goes the punk rock / Doug Brod -- Ecstasy : everything starts with E / SImon Reynolds -- "Angry Women": Medusas, Riot Grrrls & dangerous nymphs / Ann Powers -- Courtney Love : the girl with the most cake / Laura Sinagra -- Britpop : champagne supernovas / Doug Brod -- Radiohead : the dark side of the moon / Will Hermes -- The notorious B.I.G. : the life and death of Big Poppa / Sia Michel -- Electronica : beats for fun and profit / Will Hermes -- Weezer : geeks like us / Chuck Klosterman -- Napster : too fucking good to last / Rob Levine -- Jam bands : smells like Phish (not to mention patchouli, B.O., beer & kind bud) / Will Hermes -- Indie hip-hop : backpacking across America / Jon Caramanica -- Emo : we feel your pain / Andy Greenwalk -- Eminem (and a cast of millions who cuss, just don't give a fuck, dress, walk, talk, and act like him) / Charles Aaron -- Björk : pagan poetry / Will Hermes -- OutKast : if the Beatles were playas / Chris Norris -- The White Stripes and the (so-called) return of the rock / Jon Dolan
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
1 online resource (287 pages
Form of item
online
Other physical details
illustrations)
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1036943080

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