There's A Riot Going On: Revolutionaries, Rock Stars, and the Rise and Fall of '60s Counter-Culture
Canongate Books, 4 oct. 2007 - 608 pages
Between 1965 and 1972, political activists around the globe prepared to mount a revolution, from the Black Panthers to the Gay Liberation Front, from the Yippies to the IRA. Rock and soul music supplied the revolutionary tide with anthems and iconic imagery; and renowned musicians such as John Lennon, Mick Jagger and Bob Dylan were particularly influential in the movement. This is the definitive account of this unique period in modern history; a compelling portrait of an era when revolutionaries turned into rock stars, and rock stars dressed up as revolutionaries.
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LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - ChrisWildman - LibraryThing
This is a compelling and detailed history of politics and music of the sixties and there relationship. What I found limited was its over all emphasis on failure, as if "the revolution" should have ... Consulter l'avis complet
LibraryThing ReviewAvis d'utilisateur - Darcia - LibraryThing
This book follows the counter-culture's various political movements from 1965 to 1972. Most of the information focuses on the happenings in the U.S., though Peter Doggett does touch upon other ... Consulter l'avis complet
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