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The Resource Mad world : an oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s, Lori Majewski, Jonathan Bernstein ; foreword by Nick Rhodes ; afterword by Moby

Mad world : an oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s, Lori Majewski, Jonathan Bernstein ; foreword by Nick Rhodes ; afterword by Moby

Label
Mad world : an oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s
Title
Mad world
Title remainder
an oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s
Statement of responsibility
Lori Majewski, Jonathan Bernstein ; foreword by Nick Rhodes ; afterword by Moby
Title variation
Oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The authors provide an oral history that celebrates the New Wave music phenomenon of the 1980s via new interviews with some of the most notable artists of the period. Each chapter begins with a discussion of their most popular song but leads to stories of their history and place in the scene, ultimately painting a vivid picture of this colorful, idiosyncratic time
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML3534
LC item number
.M315 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Mad world : an oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s, Lori Majewski, Jonathan Bernstein ; foreword by Nick Rhodes ; afterword by Moby
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Adam and the Ants : "Kings of the wild frontier" -- Gary Numan : "Cars" -- Duran Duran : "Girls on film" -- New Order : "Blue Monday" -- ABC : "Poison arrow" -- Devo : "Whip it" -- Echo and the Bunnymen : "The killing moon" -- Spandau Ballet : "True" -- The Human League : "Being boiled" -- Heaven 17 : "Temptation" -- Dexys Midnight Runners : "Come on Eileen" -- Bow Wow Wow : "I want candy" -- The Waitresses : "I know what boys like" -- The Normal : "Warm leatherette" -- Kajagoogoo : "Too shy" -- Thomas Dolby : "She blinded me with science" -- The Psychedelic Furs : "Love my way" -- Depeche Mode : "New life" -- Yaz : "Only you" -- Kim Wilde : "Kids in America" -- Howard Jones : "New song" -- Berlin : "The Metro" -- A Flock of Seagulls : "I ran" -- Modern English : "I melt with you" -- Soft Cell : "Tainted love" -- a-ha : "Take on me" -- Joy Division : "Love will tear us apart" -- The Smiths : "How soon is now?" -- Tears for Fears : "Mad world" -- Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark : "If you leave" -- Ultravox : "Vienna" -- INXS : "Original sin" -- Thompson Twins : "Hold me now" -- Simple Minds : "Don't you (forget about me)" -- Animotion : "Obsession" -- Band Aid : "Do they know it's Christmas?"
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9781419710971
Lccn
2013945690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 4427184-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4427184
  • (Sirsi) o858900295
  • (OCoLC)858900295
Label
Mad world : an oral history of new wave artists and songs that defined the 1980s, Lori Majewski, Jonathan Bernstein ; foreword by Nick Rhodes ; afterword by Moby
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Adam and the Ants : "Kings of the wild frontier" -- Gary Numan : "Cars" -- Duran Duran : "Girls on film" -- New Order : "Blue Monday" -- ABC : "Poison arrow" -- Devo : "Whip it" -- Echo and the Bunnymen : "The killing moon" -- Spandau Ballet : "True" -- The Human League : "Being boiled" -- Heaven 17 : "Temptation" -- Dexys Midnight Runners : "Come on Eileen" -- Bow Wow Wow : "I want candy" -- The Waitresses : "I know what boys like" -- The Normal : "Warm leatherette" -- Kajagoogoo : "Too shy" -- Thomas Dolby : "She blinded me with science" -- The Psychedelic Furs : "Love my way" -- Depeche Mode : "New life" -- Yaz : "Only you" -- Kim Wilde : "Kids in America" -- Howard Jones : "New song" -- Berlin : "The Metro" -- A Flock of Seagulls : "I ran" -- Modern English : "I melt with you" -- Soft Cell : "Tainted love" -- a-ha : "Take on me" -- Joy Division : "Love will tear us apart" -- The Smiths : "How soon is now?" -- Tears for Fears : "Mad world" -- Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark : "If you leave" -- Ultravox : "Vienna" -- INXS : "Original sin" -- Thompson Twins : "Hold me now" -- Simple Minds : "Don't you (forget about me)" -- Animotion : "Obsession" -- Band Aid : "Do they know it's Christmas?"
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9781419710971
Lccn
2013945690
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 4427184-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)4427184
  • (Sirsi) o858900295
  • (OCoLC)858900295

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