Buy Heavy Metal: The Music and Its Culture by Deena Weinstein (ISBN: ) from Amazon’s Book Store. Free UK delivery on eligible orders. Few forms of music elicit such strong reactions as does heavy metal. Embraced by millions of fans, it has also attracted a chorus of critics, who have denounced. Request PDF on ResearchGate | On Jan 1, , Deena Weinstein and others published Heavy Metal: The Music and Its Culture.
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Da Capo Press, Documents recorded on Copac may be available for loan. Suggested Hearings; Appendix B: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Nik rated it liked it Aug 24, Da Capo Press Physical description p ; 23 cm. A Cultural Sociology “describes the heavy metal music culture, explains why it has prompted demands for censorshipand argues that the music deserves tolerance and respect. Joel rated it really liked it Jul 31, Trinity College Dublin Printed.
Embraced by millions of fans, it has also attracted a chorus of critics, who have denounced it as a corrupter of youth—even blamed it for tragedies like the murders at Columbine.
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Da Capo PressAug 5, – Music – pages. The name field is required. The best part is how she has managed to weinwtein at heavy metal and its sub-culture from an entirely sociological perspective avoiding all the normal prejudices. Lists with This Book. She also geavy music reviews and features for numerous magazines, alternative weeklies, and websites.
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I found it particularly interesting to read about how the failure of the hippie movement was the natural cause of the heavy metal movement – like a snapped rubber band, the hwavy of love and peace rebounded, and in the backlash gave rise within a disappointed and disillusioned youth culture to an ideology of power and rage.
Probably one of the best in the field. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Finding libraries that hold this item Beginning with pioneers such as Black Sabbath in the early s, Weinstein traces the Lexington Books- Music – pages. Other editions – View all Heavy Metal: National Library of Scotland Printed.
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Heavy Metal : the Music and Its Culture.
A thorough survey of the genre for those not looking to celebrate, but to understand. Wouter rated it liked it Nov 11, You may have already requested this item. A long, slow read that could have been summed in in two words, “Devil horns. Culrure it’s a bit dated now, this book still provides some really meaningful insight into the roots of heavy metal, how to identify it and understanding what wweinstein it so popular and prolific.
Interesting read, but too dated for my taste. Zach rated it really liked it Mar 31, The Music and Its Culture. Cultkre forms of music elicit such strong reactions as does heavy metal.
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If, however, you prefer your heavy metal like I do: A particularly enjoyable section in this serious, sociological examination of heavy metal is the segment describing conservative attempts to censor lyrics through organizations like the PMRC.
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