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Garage rock and its roots : musical rebels and the drive for individuality / Eric James Abbey.

Author/creator Abbey, Eric James, 1976-
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoJefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Company, ©2006.
Descriptionix, 213 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Foundations. Made in Detroit : how an underground movement restructured the past ; Setting your sights on the underground ; Invasion of the British ; The Count who? ; You're going to wear that? ; What is garage rock? -- Implications. Mainstreaming the underground ; Nostalgic benefits ; Removing the constraint : the confines of late capitalism ; The break into individualism ; This will wake the neighbors!
Abstract "This study explores garage rock as it evolved alongside mainstream music and examines how it reflects notions of self through the assertion of individuality and rebellion. Section one examines the creation of the scene, the importance of relationships to the past and the appearance used throughout. Section two analyzes the alliances and relationships to society"--Provided by publisher.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references (p. 205-207) and index.
LCCN 2006014347
ISBN0786425644 (softcover : alk. paper)

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