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The Resource Instruments of desire : the electric guitar and the shaping of musical experience, Steve Waksman

Instruments of desire : the electric guitar and the shaping of musical experience, Steve Waksman

Label
Instruments of desire : the electric guitar and the shaping of musical experience
Title
Instruments of desire
Title remainder
the electric guitar and the shaping of musical experience
Statement of responsibility
Steve Waksman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Instruments of Desire is the first full account of the historical and cultural significance of the electric guitar, a wide-ranging exploration of how and why the instrument has had such broad musical and cultural impact."--Jacket
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waksman, Steve
Dewey number
787.87/19
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
ML1015.G9
LC item number
W24 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Electric guitar
  • Popular music
  • Gender identity in music
  • Sex in music
  • Music and race
  • Guitarists
  • Gender identity
  • Electric guitar
  • Gender identity in music
  • Guitarists
  • Music and race
  • Popular music
  • Sex in music
  • Elektrische gitaren
  • Popmuziek
  • Jazz
  • Sekserol
  • Elektrogitarre
  • Musiksoziologie
  • USA
Label
Instruments of desire : the electric guitar and the shaping of musical experience, Steve Waksman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Playing with sound : Charlie Christian, the electric guitar, and the Swing Era -- Pure tones and solid bodies : Les Paul's new sound -- Mister Guitar : Chet Atkins and the Nashville sound -- Racial distortions : Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, and the electric guitar in Black popular music -- Black sound, black body : Jimi Hendrix, the electric guitar, and the meanings of blackness -- Kick out the jams : the MC5 and the politics of noise -- Heavy music : cock rock, colonialism, and Led Zeppelin
Control code
ocm41932594
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 373 pages
Isbn
9780674005471
Lccn
99039764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41932594
  • (OCoLC)41932594
Label
Instruments of desire : the electric guitar and the shaping of musical experience, Steve Waksman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references, discography, and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Playing with sound : Charlie Christian, the electric guitar, and the Swing Era -- Pure tones and solid bodies : Les Paul's new sound -- Mister Guitar : Chet Atkins and the Nashville sound -- Racial distortions : Muddy Waters, Chuck Berry, and the electric guitar in Black popular music -- Black sound, black body : Jimi Hendrix, the electric guitar, and the meanings of blackness -- Kick out the jams : the MC5 and the politics of noise -- Heavy music : cock rock, colonialism, and Led Zeppelin
Control code
ocm41932594
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
x, 373 pages
Isbn
9780674005471
Lccn
99039764
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o41932594
  • (OCoLC)41932594

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