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A century of pop, Hugh Gregory

Label
A century of pop
Title
A century of pop
Statement of responsibility
Hugh Gregory
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
From vaudeville to rock, big band to techno ; a hundred years of music that changed the world
Cataloging source
Ingram
Dewey number
781.64
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3470
LC item number
.G74 1998
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
A century of pop, Hugh Gregory
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Roots (instruments and influences; gramophone) -- 1899-1910 (vaudeville; music hall; sheet music; light opera; American folk music : Appalachian music, early blues) -- 1910-1920 (Tin pan alley; patriotic songs; French cabaret; New Orleans jazz; W.C. Handy; radio) -- 1920-1930 (Musicals : George Gershwin; Louis Armstrong; classic blues : Bessie Smith; bluegrass) -- 1930-1940 (The popular song : the great writers, the singers, Fats Waller; swing : Glenn Miller; Leadbelly; Cajun; Woody Guthrie; country blues; cowboy songs; gospel music) -- 1940-1950 (Wartime pop; producers/arrangers; Frank Sinatra; jazz; Latin American; crooners; instrumental pop; rhythm and blues; Hank Williams; television and video). 1950-1960 (Post-war pop; Chicago blues; Patsy Cline; rock'n'roll : rockabilly, Elvis Presley, doo-wop, Leiber & Stoller, Buddy Holly, Ray Charles) -- 1960-1970 (The beat boom; country & western; the Beatles; folk rock; Bob Dylan; psychedelic rock; Jimi Hendrix; soul : James Brown, Motown, Stax; the Brill Building; pure pop; Phil Spector) -- 1970-1980 (Mainstream rock; singer/songwriters; glam rock; progressive rock; funk; punk : new wave; production line pop; reggae: Bob Marley; M.O.R.; disco) -- 1980-1990 (House; rap/hip hop; grunge; the Rolling Stones; easy listening; modern musicals; Quincy Jones; Euro pop; African pop). 1990-1999 (Rock; heavy metal; indie music; avant garde; techno; jungle; nineties pop; Miles Davis; contemporary female; new country; Bhangra/ragga; Brit pop; dance; boy bands; virtual pop) -- Festivals : charity pop -- Movies : the musical, rock'n'roll movies, soundtracks
Control code
in900026866
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Isbn
9781556523380
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) :
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781556523380
  • (Sirsi) 333536
  • (OCoLC)40280637
Label
A century of pop, Hugh Gregory
Publication
Contents
Roots (instruments and influences; gramophone) -- 1899-1910 (vaudeville; music hall; sheet music; light opera; American folk music : Appalachian music, early blues) -- 1910-1920 (Tin pan alley; patriotic songs; French cabaret; New Orleans jazz; W.C. Handy; radio) -- 1920-1930 (Musicals : George Gershwin; Louis Armstrong; classic blues : Bessie Smith; bluegrass) -- 1930-1940 (The popular song : the great writers, the singers, Fats Waller; swing : Glenn Miller; Leadbelly; Cajun; Woody Guthrie; country blues; cowboy songs; gospel music) -- 1940-1950 (Wartime pop; producers/arrangers; Frank Sinatra; jazz; Latin American; crooners; instrumental pop; rhythm and blues; Hank Williams; television and video). 1950-1960 (Post-war pop; Chicago blues; Patsy Cline; rock'n'roll : rockabilly, Elvis Presley, doo-wop, Leiber & Stoller, Buddy Holly, Ray Charles) -- 1960-1970 (The beat boom; country & western; the Beatles; folk rock; Bob Dylan; psychedelic rock; Jimi Hendrix; soul : James Brown, Motown, Stax; the Brill Building; pure pop; Phil Spector) -- 1970-1980 (Mainstream rock; singer/songwriters; glam rock; progressive rock; funk; punk : new wave; production line pop; reggae: Bob Marley; M.O.R.; disco) -- 1980-1990 (House; rap/hip hop; grunge; the Rolling Stones; easy listening; modern musicals; Quincy Jones; Euro pop; African pop). 1990-1999 (Rock; heavy metal; indie music; avant garde; techno; jungle; nineties pop; Miles Davis; contemporary female; new country; Bhangra/ragga; Brit pop; dance; boy bands; virtual pop) -- Festivals : charity pop -- Movies : the musical, rock'n'roll movies, soundtracks
Control code
in900026866
Dimensions
28 cm.
Extent
253 p.
Isbn
9781556523380
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill. (some col.) :
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781556523380
  • (Sirsi) 333536
  • (OCoLC)40280637

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