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Rock star, the making of musical icons from Elvis to Springsteen, David R. Shumway ; foreword by Anthony DeCurtis

Label
Rock star, the making of musical icons from Elvis to Springsteen, David R. Shumway ; foreword by Anthony DeCurtis
Language
eng
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Rock star
Nature of contents
bibliography
Oclc number
863044193
Responsibility statement
David R. Shumway ; foreword by Anthony DeCurtis
Sub title
the making of musical icons from Elvis to Springsteen
Table Of Contents
Reflections on stardom and its trajectories -- Watching Elvis -- James Brown : self-remade man -- Bob Dylan : the artist -- The Rolling Stones : rebellion, transgression, and excess -- The Grateful Dead : alchemy, or rock & roll utopia -- Joni Mitchell : the singer-songwriter and the confessional persona -- Trapped in the promised land : Bruce Springsteen -- Conclusion : where have all the rock stars gone?
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