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The Resource Beat sound, Beat vision : the Beat spirit and popular song, Laurence Coupe

Beat sound, Beat vision : the Beat spirit and popular song, Laurence Coupe

Label
Beat sound, Beat vision : the Beat spirit and popular song
Title
Beat sound, Beat vision
Title remainder
the Beat spirit and popular song
Statement of responsibility
Laurence Coupe
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book reveals the ideas behind the Beat vision which influenced the Beat sound of the songwriters who followed on from them. Having explored the thinking of Alan Watts, who coined the term?Beat Zen?, and who influenced the counterculture which emerged out of the Beat movement, it celebrates Jack Kerouac as a writer in pursuit of a?beatific? vision. On this basis, the book goes on to explain the relevance of Kerouac and his friends Allen Ginsberg and Gary Snyder to songwriters who emerged in the 1960s. Not only are new, detailed readings of the lyrics of the Beatles and of Dylan given, bu
Member of
Cataloging source
LGG
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Coupe, Laurence
Dewey number
782.4216409046
Index
index present
LC call number
ML3470
LC item number
.C69 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary American & Canadian Writers
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beats (Persons)
  • Popular music
  • MUSIC
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • Popular music
Label
Beat sound, Beat vision : the Beat spirit and popular song, Laurence Coupe
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'This is IT': Alan Watts and the visionary tradition -- 'Go moan for man': Jack Kerouac and the beatific vision -- 'Vision music': Bob Dylan via Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg -- 'Mantra rock': the Beatles via Allen Ginsberg -- 'Eco-Zen', or 'a heaven in a wild flower': from Gary Snyder to Nick Drake
Control code
820942362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794765
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15556k5
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820942362
Label
Beat sound, Beat vision : the Beat spirit and popular song, Laurence Coupe
Publication
Note
Originally published: 2007
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'This is IT': Alan Watts and the visionary tradition -- 'Go moan for man': Jack Kerouac and the beatific vision -- 'Vision music': Bob Dylan via Jack Kerouac and Allen Ginsberg -- 'Mantra rock': the Beatles via Allen Ginsberg -- 'Eco-Zen', or 'a heaven in a wild flower': from Gary Snyder to Nick Drake
Control code
820942362
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781847794765
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt15556k5
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)820942362

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