Jones, Carys Wyn: The Rock Canon (Ashgate Books) Hardback


Catalogue No: 9780754662440

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Subtitle: Canonical Values in the Reception of Rock Albums Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

Department: Biographies & Reference - Books & Literature (Classical)

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Contents: Introduction; Defining the canon; Aesthetic criteria and the work of art in the reception of rock albums; Canonical narratives, structure and the test of time in the reception of rock albums; The canonical values of rock; Canonical discourse and the question of authority in rock; The rock canon and the future of canons in our culture; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.