Nothing Is Real
The Beatles Were Underrated and Other Sweeping Statements About PopBook - 2018
"Pop music's a simple pleasure. What's fascinating about pop is our relationship with it. This relationship gets more complicated the longer it goes on. David Hepworth is interested in the human side of pop. He's interested in how people make the stuff and, more importantly, what it means to us. In this wide-ranging collection of essays, he shows how it is possible to take music seriously and, at the same time, not drain the life out of it. From the legacy of the Beatles to the dramatic decline of the record shop, from top tips for bands starting out to the bewildering nomenclature of musical genres, with characteristic insight and humour, he explores the highways and byways of this vast multiverse where Nothing Is Real and yet it is, emphatically and intrinsically so."--Provided by publisher.
Publisher: London :, Bantam Press,, 2018
Description: 223 pages ; 24 cm
Branch Call Number: 781.6409 Hep