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Frank Zappa, Captain Beefheart, and the secret history of Maximalism / Michel Delville and Andrew Norris.

Delville, Michel, 1969- (Author). Norris, Andrew (Added Author).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library ML410.Z37 D45 2005 37684001053305 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1844710599
  • ISBN: 9781844710591
  • ISBN: 9781844710997
  • ISBN: 1844710998
  • Physical Description: 193 p. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Cambridge, UK : Salt, 2005.

Content descriptions

General Note:
This book is a comparative account of the musical and cultural acts of Zappa and his cohort, collaborator and antagonist, Captain Beefheart.
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references.
Formatted Contents Note:
Breaking you down -- We are the Mothers and this is what we sound like : on the uses and abuses of degenerate art -- Birth trauma and the blues-gothic : the body at the crossroads -- Laughter inside and out : the subject-object on the edge -- Unprincipled pleasure.
Subject: Zappa, Frank > Criticism and interpretation.
Captain Beefheart > Criticism and interpretation.
Rock music > United States > History and criticism

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