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Title Mystery train : images of America in rock 'n' roll music / Greil Marcus.
Author Marcus, Greil, author.
Publication New York : Plume, 2015.
Edition Sixth revised edition.
Description xx, 424 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Call # 781.6609 M
Summary "In 1975, Greil Marcus's Mystery Train changed the way readers thought about rock 'n' roll and continues to be sought out today by music fans and anyone interested in pop culture. Looking at recordings by six key artists-Robert Johnson, Harmonica Frank, Randy Newman, the Band, Sly Stone, and Elvis Presley-Marcus offers a complex and unprecedented analysis of the relationship between rock 'n' roll and American culture. In this latest edition, Marcus provides an extensively updated and rewritten Note and Discographies section, exploring the recordings evolution and continuing impact"-- Provided by publisher.
"This book traces the history of rock 'n' roll through six key, fundamental artists: Robert Johnson, Harmonica Frank, Randy Newman, the Band, Sly Stone, and Elvis Presley"-- Provided by publisher.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Rock music -- United States -- History and criticism.
Rock musicians -- United States -- Biography.
Popular culture -- United States.
Popular culture. (OCoLC)fst01071344
Rock music. (OCoLC)fst01099204
Rock musicians. (OCoLC)fst01099238
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Genre Biography. (OCoLC)fst01423686
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
ISBN 9780142181584 (paperback)
0142181587 (paperback)

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