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Music of the Counterculture Era

£14.99

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Published 2004.

Minor wear to cover.

The late 1960s and early 1970s saw the flourishing of an American counterculture that affected many walks of society. The movement's music provided the soundtrack for this bellwether time in American cultural history. Such performers as Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Phil Ochs, Arlo Guthrie, The Doors, John Lennon, James Brown, Jimi Hendrix, and The Grateful Dead ushered in new sounds, as well as new attitudes and philosophies for an emerging generation. With vibrant narrative chapters on the role of music in the anti-war movement, the Black Power movement, the women's movement, political radicalism, drug use, and the counterculture lifestyle, James Perone details the emerging issues explored by performers in the Sixties and Seventies.

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Author(s):
Perone, James E.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0313326894
ISBN-13:
9780313326899
Number of pages:
226
Publisher:
Greenwood Press
Title:
American History Through Music: Music of the Counterculture Era

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Published 2004.

Minor wear to cover.

The late 1960s and early 1970s saw the flourishing of an American counterculture that affected many walks of society. The movement's music provided the soundtrack for this bellwether time in American cultural history. Such performers as Bob Dylan, Joan Baez, Phil Ochs, Arlo Guthrie, The Doors, John Lennon, James Brown, Jimi Hendrix, and The Grateful Dead ushered in new sounds, as well as new attitudes and philosophies for an emerging generation. With vibrant narrative chapters on the role of music in the anti-war movement, the Black Power movement, the women's movement, political radicalism, drug use, and the counterculture lifestyle, James Perone details the emerging issues explored by performers in the Sixties and Seventies.

Author(s):
Perone, James E.
Condition:
Used: very good
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0313326894
ISBN-13:
9780313326899
Number of pages:
226
Publisher:
Greenwood Press
Title:
American History Through Music: Music of the Counterculture Era

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