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Author LinkUnterberger, Richie,1962-
Title LinkTurn! turn! turn! : the ’60s folk-rock revolution / by Richie Unterberger.
Imprint San Francisco : Backbeat Books ; Berkeley, CA : Distributed to the Book trade in the U.S. and Canada by Publishers Group West ; Milwaukee, WI : Distributed to the music trade in the U.S. and Canada by Hal Leonard Pub., c2002.
Description xvi, 303 p. :  ill. ;  23 cm.
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes discography (p. 271-282), bibliographical references (p. 285-287), and index.
Contents Contents: The great folk-rock clash: the 1965 Newport Folk Festival -- Before the revolution -- Meet the Beatles -- The Mr. Tambourine men -- The folk-rock boom -- Folk-rock, coast-to-coast -- Folk-rockin’ around the world -- Eight miles high: folk-rock’s flight from Haight-Ashbury to Woodstock.
Summary Turn!Turn!Turn! reveals ’60s folk-rock as a powerful instrument of musical and social change. You’ll see how a diverse blend of styles, regions, and cultures swirled into the folk-rock revolution - infusing popular music with a controversial mix of literate lyricism, social consciousness, and rock ’n’ roll rebellion.
Subject LinkFolk-rock music -- History and criticism.

System Number 000662064
ISBN Link087930703X

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