Listen to New Wave Rock! Exploring a Musical Genre

by
James E. Peroneauthor

James E. Perone, PhD, is Margaret Morgan Ramsey professor in music and associate dean of the faculty at the University of Mount Union, Alliance, OH.

Listen to New Wave Rock! Exploring a Musical Genre

20180930

Greenwood

Pages 240
Topics Popular Culture

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Listen to New Wave Rock! Exploring a Musical Genre

Author(s): Perone, James;
Contributors: Perone, James;
Abstract:

Students of pop music and pop culture as well as fans who have loved the music since it came into being will gain valuable insight into this genre of the 1970s and 1980s.


• Details 50 must-hear musical examples, including artists, songs, and albums

• Traces the legacy of new wave rock through film, television, and television commercials from the 1980s to the present

• Describes the musical materials of new wave rock that developed out of disco and punk rock

• Covers both well-remembered artists (e.g., Blondie) and not so well-remembered artists that all had a major impact on popular culture in the 1970s and 1980s

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Author Info:
James E. Peroneauthor

James E. Perone, PhD, is Margaret Morgan Ramsey professor in music and associate dean of the faculty at the University of Mount Union, Alliance, OH.

eISBN-13: 9781440859694
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Print ISBN-13: 9781440859687
Imprint: Greenwood
Pages: 240
Publication Date: 20180930
Series: Exploring Musical Genres