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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
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Gregory, Hugh
Dewey number
781.64
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3470
LC item number
.G74 1998
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Popular music
  • Rock music
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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