Love Saves the Day: A History of American Dance Music Culture 1970-1979
ISBN: 0822331985
EAN13: 9780822331988
Language: English
Pages: 498
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 6.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
At last disco gets the history it deserves. Tim Lawrence tells the story of ten years that shook the musical world with the scholar's concern for detail and the fan's concern for honor. Great tales of the humble and the ahubristic, of money, sex, and the utopia of the sound system. Illuminating and moving.--Simon Frith, author of Performing Rites: On the Value of Popular Music
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover At last disco gets the history it deserves. Tim Lawrence tells the story of ten years that shook the musical world with the scholar's concern for detail and the fan's concern for honor. Great tales of the humble and the ahubristic, of money, sex, and the utopia of the sound system. Illuminating and moving.--Simon Frith, author of Performing Rites: On the Value of Popular Music