A collection of essays exploring popular culture and its relationship to rock music, which discusses such subjects as the rationale behind Hit Parade radio, black and white "crossover" music, the packaging of pop as a commodity, and how pop music shapes teenage identity and sexuality. Edited by Simon Frith, with contributions from Frith, Ken Barnes, Steve Perry, Mary Harron, and Jon Savage.
- Publisher : Pantheon; 1st edition (December 31, 1988)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 229 pages
- ISBN-10 : 0394558499
- ISBN-13 : 978-0394558493
- Item Weight : 14.4 ounces
This is a used book, with ordinary wear-and-tear but no visible markings.