TV-A-Go-Go: Rock on TV from American Bandstand to American Idol

TV-A-Go-Go: Rock on TV from American Bandstand to American Idol

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From Elvis and a hound dog wearing matching tuxedos and the comic adventures of artificially produced bands to elaborate music videos and contrived reality-show contests, television—as this critical look brilliantly shows—has done a superb job of presenting the energy of rock in a fabulously entertaining but patently "fake" manner. The dichotomy of "fake" and "real" music as it is portrayed on television is presented in detail through many generations of rock music:… (more)

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Book Details  


Publisher: Chicago Review Press (July 01, 2005)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 368 pages

File size: 6 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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