Virgin Encyclopedia of 70s Music

Virgin Encyclopedia of 70s Music

by Colin Larkin, Collin Larkin
     
 
From Joan Armatrading to Dionne Warwick, this is the ultimate resource on the most reappraised and revived decade in the history of popular music.

Packed with information on anyone who had a significant impact on the development of rock and pop music in those ten years, including bands, musicians, songwriters, producers and record labels.

  • Totally

Overview

From Joan Armatrading to Dionne Warwick, this is the ultimate resource on the most reappraised and revived decade in the history of popular music.

Packed with information on anyone who had a significant impact on the development of rock and pop music in those ten years, including bands, musicians, songwriters, producers and record labels.

  • Totally comprehensive: from A Tribe Called Quest to ZZ Top.
  • 1000 entries distilled from the fully updated, critically acclaimed Encyclopedia of Popular Music.
  • Review mailing to music media.
  • Planned advertising in major music publications.
  • First printing of 70,000

A-Z entries include:

  • Aerosmith
  • Bay City Rollers
  • Eric Clapton
  • Deep Purple
  • Earth, Wind and Fire
  • Fleetwood Mac
  • Gloria Gaynor
  • Emmylou Harris
  • Iggy Pop
  • Jackson Five
  • Kool and the Gang
  • Led Zeppelin
  • Bob Marley
  • New Seekers
  • Donny Osmond
  • Pink Floyd
  • Queen
  • Lou Reed
  • Bruce Springsteen
  • Thin Lizzy
  • Uriah Heep
  • Randy Vanwarmer
  • Barry White
  • X-Ray Spex
  • Yellow Dog
  • Frank Zappa

Editorial Reviews

Rolling Stone
This is musical history in the making.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781852279479
Publisher:
Virgin Books
Publication date:
09/01/2002
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
548
Product dimensions:
6.26(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.32(d)

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