Techno Rebels: The Renegades of Electronic Funk

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Although the most vital and innovative trend in contemporary music, techno is notoriously difficult to define. What, exactly, is techno? Author Dan Sicko offers an entertaining, informed, and in-depth answer to this question in Techno Rebets, the music's authoritative American chronicle and a must-read for all fans of techno popular music, and contemporary culture.
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Overview

Although the most vital and innovative trend in contemporary music, techno is notoriously difficult to define. What, exactly, is techno? Author Dan Sicko offers an entertaining, informed, and in-depth answer to this question in Techno Rebets, the music's authoritative American chronicle and a must-read for all fans of techno popular music, and contemporary culture.
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Colin Berry
...Sicko...proves that the "mistake" once equated with jerky dance moves and goofy haircuts is America's uncelebrated soul music....Besides being a lively read, Techno Rebels has a discography, with notes about record availability. A good book about a great mistake.
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Colin Berry
...Sicko...proves that the "mistake" once equated with jerky dance moves and goofy haircuts is America's uncelebrated soul music....Besides being a lively read, Techno Rebels has a discography, with notes about record availability. A good book about a great mistake.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780814334386
  • Publisher: Wayne State University Press
  • Publication date: 4/15/2010
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 176
  • Sales rank: 1,316,751
  • Product dimensions: 6.00 (w) x 8.90 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

foreword 7
preface 9
acknowledgements 13
ch. 1 welcome to the machine: america wakes up to techno (1997-1998) 15
ch. 2 party out of bounds: the pre-history of techno (1978-1983) 31
ch. 3 time to express: techno's first artists emerge (1981-1989) 67
ch. 4 nation to nation: finding a home in britain's rave culture (1988-1991) 95
ch. 5 off to battle: redefining the detroit underground (1990-1992) 121
ch. 6 ocean to ocean: techno goes global (1991-1994) 161
ch. 7 beyond the dance: the future sound of techno (1999-?) 185
bonus beats: selected discography/buyer's guide 209
index 233
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