The 1970s remains the era most closely associated with the artistic and commercial triumph of the singer-songwriter. Mature introspection was the order of the day, though a yearning for songs that both pondered youthful nostalgia and the concerns of adult lives led to the emergence of two distinct camps of singer-songwriters. While rock singer-songwriters dismissed hit singles and revealed their own state of mind through their art, pop singer-songwriters were more ...
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Classical, Rock, Blues, Jazz, Country and more. Flame Tree has been making encyclopaedias and guides about music for over 20 years. Now Flame Tree Pro brings together a huge canon of carefully curated information on genres, styles, artists and instruments. It's a perfect tool for study, and entertaining too, a great companion to our music books.
The ultimate story of a life of rock music, from the 1950s to the present day.
Fantastic new, unofficial biography covers
his life, music, art and movies, with a
sweep of incredible photographs.