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Frock Rock

Women Performing Popular Music

Frock Rock( )
Author: Bayton, Mavis
Publication Date:Mar 1999
Publisher:Oxford University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:AUD $105.41
Book Description:

This is a study of women playing instruments in bands: pop, rock, indie, soul etc. from punk until today. The author, an academic and musician, carried out over 100 interviews with women playing in British bands from the late 1970s to the mid-1990s. Although the book is primarily sociological it is easily accessible by the general reader and rich with quotations. It explains the shortage of female instrumentalists and explores the routes and life experiences whichhave been taken by...
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Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Social Science / Women's Studies
Music / Philosophy & Social Aspects
Music / Genres & Styles / Rock
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):16.2 x 24.1 x 2 cm
Book Weight:0.568 Kilograms

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