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Record makers and breakers : voices of the independent rock 'n' roll pioneers, John Broven

Label
Record makers and breakers : voices of the independent rock 'n' roll pioneers
Title
Record makers and breakers
Title remainder
voices of the independent rock 'n' roll pioneers
Statement of responsibility
John Broven
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the Publisher: This volume is an engaging and exceptional history of the independent rock 'n' roll record industry from its raw regional beginnings in the 1940s with R & B and hillbilly music through its peak in the 1950s and decline in the 1960s. John Broven combines narrative history with extensive oral history material from numerous recording pioneers including Joe Bihari of Modern Records; Marshall Chess of Chess Records; Jerry Wexler, Ahmet Ertegun, and Miriam Bienstock of Atlantic Records; Sam Phillips of Sun Records; Art Rupe of Specialty Records; and many more
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Broven, John
Dewey number
  • 781.64092/273
  • B
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
ML405
LC item number
.B76 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Music in American life
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sound recording executives and producers
  • Sound recording industry
Label
Record makers and breakers : voices of the independent rock 'n' roll pioneers, John Broven
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [545]-555) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The independent revolution. We're rolling-take one! ; The super indies ; California booming ; New York : big city and little Tiffany ; The battle of the speeds and golden seeds -- Regional sounds. Riding the Nashville airwaves ; The Chess game ; King of them all ; Behind the southern Sun ; Louisiana gumbo -- The hustle is on. Billboard and Cash box : stars and bullets ; A-hustle and a-scuffle at old town -- Mercury rising and the Roulette wheel ; Tin Pan Alley and beyond ; Hillbilly boogie ; West coast rockin' and rollin' ; From Motown to Manhattan : in almost perfect harmony ; Harlem hotshots and the black experience ; On and off Broadway ; Gold coast Platters and stock matters ; Rock 'n' roll is here to stay. The London American group : rockin' around the world ; Teen scene ; Corporate takeover and talent makeover ; The payola scandal and changing times ; End of session : Art Rupe's new rules at Specialty Records
Control code
216938277
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiv, 584 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780252032905
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008027204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)216938277
Label
Record makers and breakers : voices of the independent rock 'n' roll pioneers, John Broven
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [545]-555) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The independent revolution. We're rolling-take one! ; The super indies ; California booming ; New York : big city and little Tiffany ; The battle of the speeds and golden seeds -- Regional sounds. Riding the Nashville airwaves ; The Chess game ; King of them all ; Behind the southern Sun ; Louisiana gumbo -- The hustle is on. Billboard and Cash box : stars and bullets ; A-hustle and a-scuffle at old town -- Mercury rising and the Roulette wheel ; Tin Pan Alley and beyond ; Hillbilly boogie ; West coast rockin' and rollin' ; From Motown to Manhattan : in almost perfect harmony ; Harlem hotshots and the black experience ; On and off Broadway ; Gold coast Platters and stock matters ; Rock 'n' roll is here to stay. The London American group : rockin' around the world ; Teen scene ; Corporate takeover and talent makeover ; The payola scandal and changing times ; End of session : Art Rupe's new rules at Specialty Records
Control code
216938277
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xiv, 584 pages, 32 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780252032905
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008027204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)216938277

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