New York Rocker: My Life in the Blank Generation with Blondie, Iggy Pop, and Others, 1974-1981

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By 1970, the hippie dream of the 60s was dead -- the soundtrack of the revolution had become a multimillion-dollar industry. Glitter tried to save music's soul, but was too commercial to be cutting edge for long. Then, in 1974, a rescue movement arrived. Three chords, black jeans, a pair of shades, and a whole lot of attitude made music that matched the facts of life on its home ground, mid-70sNew York City's East Village. The initiators of punk, Richard Hell, Tom Verlaine, and Patti Smith had one foot in nineteenth ...

New York Rocker: My Life in the Blank Generation with Blondie, Iggy Pop, and Others, 1974-1981 2006, Da Capo Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781560259442

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