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100 años de música
100 años de música

100 años de música

Artistas, álbumes, canciones, conciertos y acontecimientos que han marcado el panorama musical

Momentos clave

MUSIC

800 Pages, 7.75 x 7

Formats: Trade Paper

Trade Paper, $24.95 (US $24.95) (CA $27.95)

Publication Date: January 2011

ISBN 9788480768467

Rights: US & CA

Blume (Jan 2011)

Price: $24.95
 
 

Overview

Chronicling more than a century of music history from every imaginable genre, this comprehensive reference analyzes the most important artists of popular music. Including biographies of the best musicians, composers, and singers as well as commentary on hit albums, singles, and songs, this essential guide also discusses musical milestones and the impact they have had on the evolution of music and popular culture. This complete and accessible guide details legendary moments such as the explosion of punk and includes compositions from music greats such as John Lennon and Paul McCartney while also exploring key elements in the music world within their historical, cultural, and musical context. Relatando más de un siglo de la historia de la música en todos los géneros, esta referencia comprensiva analiza los artistas más destacados de la música popular. Incluyendo biografías de los mejores músicos, compositores y cantantes además de comentario sobre los éxitos de álbumes, singles y canciones, esta guía esencial discute los hitos musicales y su impacto sobre la evolución de la música y la cultura popular. Esta guía completa y accesible detalla momentos legendarios como la explosión del punk e incluye las composiciones de grandes músicos como John Lennon y Paul McCartney mientras también explora elementos fundamentales en el mundo de la música en su contexto histórico, cultural y musical.

Author Biography

Sean Egan is a contributor to Billboard, Classic Rock, Goldmine, Record Collector, RollingStone.com, Sky Sports, Uncut, and Vox. He also writes CD liner notes, is the author of several books on music, including The Rough Guide to the Rolling Stones, and is the editor of the forthcoming 100 Albums That Changed Music.