Expression in pop-rock music : a collection of critical and analytical essays / edited by Walter Everett.

  • New York, NY : Garland Publishing, Inc. 2000
Physical description
xii, 372 pages : illustrations, music ; 23 cm.
  • 9780815331605
  • 0815331606
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Introduction. The imagination of pop-rock criticism / Nadine Hubbs -- Politics and musical expression. Music, contexts, and meaning in U2 / Susan Fast ; From L'Étranger to Killing an Arab: representing the other in a cure song / Ellie M. Hisama -- Style studies in progressive rock and jazz-rock fusion. Large-scale strategy and compositional design in the early music of Genesis / Mark S. Spicer ; Jazz-rock? Rock-jazz? Stylistic crossover in late-1970s American progressive rock / John Covach -- Frank Zappa's recompositions. Frank Zappa's The Black Page: a case of musical "Conceptual continuity" / James Borders ; The musical world(s?) of Frank Zappa: some observations of his crossover pieces / Jonathan W. Bernard -- Rock music and linear analysis. Analytic methodologies for rock music: harmonic and voice-leading strategies in Tori Amos's Crucify / Lori Burns ; Fumbling towards ecstasy: voice-leading, tonal structure, and the theme of self-realization in the music of Sarah McLachlan / Timothy Koozin -- Conclusion. Confessions from Blueberry Hell, or, Pitch can be a sticky substance / Walter Everett.
Other names
  • Bibliography
  • Criticism, interpretation, etc.
  • Illustrated
  • text
  • English


  • Covering such artists as Frank Zappa, U2, Genesis, The Cure, Tori Amos, and Sarah McLachlan, these writings provide insights into the music that will be illuminating for scholars, students, and popular music fans alike.

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Bangor University Library: Main Library ML3534 .E985 2000
British Library: Lending Collection 4072.280000 vol 2102
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