The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones: Sound Opinions On the Great Rock 'N' Roll Rivalry [NOOK Book]

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Two of the world’s preeminent music journalists tackle the liveliest debate in rock history: which band is the greatest ever—the Beatles or the Rolling Stones? More than two dozen topics of debate are addressed, with cases being made both for the lads from Liverpool and rock’s proto bad boys. From the Cavern and Crawdaddy clubs through head-to-head comparisons of specific albums (e.g., Exile or “the White Album”?), members’ roles within the bands, the Svengali-like managers, influential producers, musical ...

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The Beatles vs. The Rolling Stones: Sound Opinions On the Great Rock 'N' Roll Rivalry

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Overview

Two of the world’s preeminent music journalists tackle the liveliest debate in rock history: which band is the greatest ever—the Beatles or the Rolling Stones? More than two dozen topics of debate are addressed, with cases being made both for the lads from Liverpool and rock’s proto bad boys. From the Cavern and Crawdaddy clubs through head-to-head comparisons of specific albums (e.g., Exile or “the White Album”?), members’ roles within the bands, the Svengali-like managers, influential producers, musical influences, and more, this is the book that dares confront the topics over which fans have agonized for years. Illustrated throughout with photography and memorabilia.

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Examiner.com, October 13, 2010
“This absolutely beautiful coffee table-sized hardcover is well-researched and comes with hundred of stunning photos of both bands."
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781610605137
  • Publisher: Voyageur Press
  • Publication date: 10/16/2010
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition description: MUSIC / Genres & Styles / Rock
  • Sales rank: 1,273,569
  • File size: 59 MB
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Meet the Author

Greg Kot has been the Chicago Tribune's rock music critic since 1990. He co-hosts the nationally syndicated rock 'n' roll talk show Sound Opinions (soundopinions.org) on public radio and is the author of Wilco: Learning How to Die and Ripped: The Digital Music Revolution.

 

Jim DeRogatis is the former pop music critic at the Chicago Sun-Times, co-host of Sound Opinions, and the author of several books about music and culture, including Velvet Underground (Voyageur Press) and Let It Blurt: The Life and Times of Lester Bangs.

 

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 28, 2014

    PleSe read

    Rollingstones suck

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 13, 2013

    Hi

    Epic book!!!!!!!

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