Late Breaking News! Congratulations to prof Theo Cateforis for publishing the third edition of his "Rock History Reader." You ROCK prof Cateforis!
Here is how Amazon describes "The Rock History Reader," Third Edition:
"This eclectic compilation of readings tells the history of rock as it has been received and explained as a social and musical practice throughout its six decade history. This third edition includes new readings across the volume, with added material on the early origins of rock 'n' roll as well as coverage of recent developments, including the changing shape of the music industry in the twenty-first century. With numerous readings that delve into the often explosive issues surrounding censorship, copyright, race relations, feminism, youth subcultures, and the meaning of musical value, The Rock History Reader continues to appeal to scholars and students from a variety of disciplines."