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The Resource The Cambridge companion to the Beatles, edited by Kenneth Womack

The Cambridge companion to the Beatles, edited by Kenneth Womack

Label
The Cambridge companion to the Beatles
Title
The Cambridge companion to the Beatles
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth Womack
Title variation
Beatles
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"From Please Please Me to Abbey Road, this collection of essays tells the story of the Beatles - the creation of the band, their musical influences, and their cultural significance, with emphasis on their genesis and practices as musicians, songwriters, and recording artists. Through detailed biographical and album analyses, the book uncovers the background of each band member and provides expansive readings of the band's music."--BOOK JACKET
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
782.42166092/2
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • music
Index
index present
LC call number
ML421.B4
LC item number
C33 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Womack, Kenneth
Series statement
Cambridge companions to music
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beatles
  • Rock musicians
  • Rock music
Label
The Cambridge companion to the Beatles, edited by Kenneth Womack
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes discography (pages 286-293), bibliographical references (pages 294-310), and index
  • Includes Beatles discography, 1962-1970
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing the Beatles / Kenneth Womack -- Background. Six boys, six Beatles : the formative years, 1950-1962 / Dave Laing ; The Beatles as recording artists / Jerry Zolten -- Works. Rock and roll music / Howard Kramer ; "Try thinking more" : Rubber soul and the Beatles' transformation of pop / James M. Decker ; Magical mystery tours, and other trips : yellow submarines, newspaper taxis, and the Beatles' psychedelic years / Russell Reising and Jim LeBlanc ; Revolution / Ian Inglis ; On their way home : the Beatles in 1969 and 1970 / Steve Hamelman ; Apple Records / Bruce Spizer ; The solo years / Michael Frontani ; Any time at all : the Beatles' free phrase rhythms / Walter Everett -- History and infleunce. The Beatles as Zeitgeist / Sheila Whiteley ; Beatles news : product line extensions and the rock canon / Gary Burns ; "An abstraction, like Christmas" : the Beatles for sale and for keeps / John Kimsey
Control code
ocm422753472
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 316 pages
Isbn
9780521689762
Lccn
2009030744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)422753472
  • (Sirsi) a1040523
Label
The Cambridge companion to the Beatles, edited by Kenneth Womack
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes discography (pages 286-293), bibliographical references (pages 294-310), and index
  • Includes Beatles discography, 1962-1970
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introducing the Beatles / Kenneth Womack -- Background. Six boys, six Beatles : the formative years, 1950-1962 / Dave Laing ; The Beatles as recording artists / Jerry Zolten -- Works. Rock and roll music / Howard Kramer ; "Try thinking more" : Rubber soul and the Beatles' transformation of pop / James M. Decker ; Magical mystery tours, and other trips : yellow submarines, newspaper taxis, and the Beatles' psychedelic years / Russell Reising and Jim LeBlanc ; Revolution / Ian Inglis ; On their way home : the Beatles in 1969 and 1970 / Steve Hamelman ; Apple Records / Bruce Spizer ; The solo years / Michael Frontani ; Any time at all : the Beatles' free phrase rhythms / Walter Everett -- History and infleunce. The Beatles as Zeitgeist / Sheila Whiteley ; Beatles news : product line extensions and the rock canon / Gary Burns ; "An abstraction, like Christmas" : the Beatles for sale and for keeps / John Kimsey
Control code
ocm422753472
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 316 pages
Isbn
9780521689762
Lccn
2009030744
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
System control number
  • (OCoLC)422753472
  • (Sirsi) a1040523

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