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Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and its Legacy, from the Seventies to the Twenty-First Century

Paperback, 06/07/2017, £11.99
Explores most decadent of genres on both sides of the Atlantic. This title charts the retro future sounds, outrageous styles and gender-fluid sexual politics that came to define the first half of the seventies. It also brings right up to date with a final chapter on glam in hip hop, Lady Gaga, and the aftershocks of David Bowie's death.

Rip it Up and Start Again: Postpunk 1978-1984

Paperback, 07/02/2019, £6.99
In this, the first book to take a big-picture view of the entire post punk period, acclaimed author and music journalist Simon Reynolds recreates a time of tremendous urgency and idealism in pop music.

Retromania

Paperback, 05/01/2012, £12.99
Intends to make sense of 21st Century pop. Pulling together parallel threads from music, fashion, art, and new media, this title confronts a central paradox of our era: from iPods to YouTube, we're empowered by mind-blowing technology, but too often it's used as a time machine or as a tool to shuffle and rearrange music from yesterday.

Shock and Awe: Glam Rock and its Legacy, from the Seventies to the Twenty-First Century

Hardback, 06/10/2016, £25.00
As the sixties dream faded, a new flamboyant movement electrified the world: GLAM! The author explores this most decadent of genres on both sides of the Atlantic. He charts the retro future sounds, outrageous styles and gender-fluid sexual politics that came to define the first half of the seventies.