Machers and Rockers: Chess Records and the Business of Rock & Roll
ISBN: 039305280X
EAN13: 9780393052800
Language: English
Pages: 220
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 6.00" L x 9.00" W
Weight: 1.00 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
Book Overview
Cohen tells the engrossing story of how Leonard Chess made rock and roll into a multibillion-dollar business--aggressively acquiring artists, hard-selling distributors, and riding the crest of a wave that would crash over a whole generation.