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A cultural dictionary of punk : 1974-1982 / Nicholas Rombes.

Title
A cultural dictionary of punk : 1974-1982 / Nicholas Rombes.
Author
Rombes, Nicholas.
Publication
New York : Continuum, 2009.

Details

Description
320 p. : ill.; 24 cm.
Subject
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
Contents
The 400 Blows -- Adolescents -- Adverts -- Against Method -- Agnew, Spiro -- Alternative Ulster -- Anarchy is Dead -- Angry Young Men -- Art and Fear -- Art of Noise -- Futurist manifesto -- Art Rock -- Ashbery, John -- Ask the Dust -- Avengers -- Bad Brains -- Bad Taste in 1974 -- Balm, Trixie A -- Bangs, Lester -- Biafra: 6,591 votes (3%)!! -- Blank1 -- Blank2 -- Blank3 -- Blank Generation -- Blank Generation -- Beat Generation -- The Bloody Chamber -- Boredom -- Brando, Marlon -- British National Front -- Buffalo, New York -- Callaghan, James: Prime Minister of Great Britain -- Carter, Jimmy -- Carter, Jimmy-and the new wave -- Cassidy and Bangs in 1977 -- Cindy -- Cities, decay and beauty of -- Clash, the -- Class -- Cleveland, Ohio -- Compact audio cassette -- Cooper, Alice -- Cox, Alex -- C.P.O. Sharkey -- Punk Rock Sharkey -- Cramps: Live at Napa State Mental Hospital -- Criticism, rock -- Dancing -- Death of Punk -- Dead Boys -- Demics, the -- Destroy All Monsters -- Dhalgren -- Dickies -- Dictators -- Dils -- Diodes -- Dogs -- John Rock n Roll Sinclair -- John Sinclair -- Dot Dash -- Down-and-out during the punk era, the fun of being -- East Village Eye -- Eater -- Ejectors -- Electric eels -- Entertainment! -- Experts Propose Study of Craze -- Feelies -- Fifties, nostalgia for -- The Foreigner -- Frankie Teardrop -- Full Speed Ahead -- Further Temptations -- Generation X -- Germs -- Germ Free Adolescents -- Gibson, William -- Glass, Philip -- Going Underground -- Graham, Bill -- Gravitys Rainbow -- Great Jones Street -- Gulcher -- Gunning for Sex Pistols -- The Gun Rubber -- Hannah, Barry -- Happy Birthday, Stephanie -- Headlines, 1977 -- Helen Keller -- Hermans Hermits -- High-Rise -- Hippies, Johnny Rotten comments about -- Horror Business -- Horses -- How Could I -- I Got You Babe -- The Ice Age -- Implied velocity -- I waste hours keeping my soul out of the cauldron -- I'm OK You're OK -- Jarmusch, Jim -- Jim Basnight and the Moberlys -- Jungle Rot -- Keep Yours Dreams -- Kentucky Fried Movie -- L.A. Punk -- Ladies and Gentlemen the Fabulous Stains -- La Guardia, Fiorello Henry -- Leon, Craig -- Lowell, Robert -- Mtv -- Mad Magazine, punk and -- Marbles -- Meltzer, Richard -- The Menace and Charm of Punk Rock -- Milk n Cookies -- Minimalism -- Mistakism -- Mo-dettes -- The most absurd year in the history of rock n roll -- Neat, Neat, Neat -- Nervous Breakdown -- Nervus Rex -- New Dark Ages -- New Music, The -- The New Wave -- New Wave Theatre -- New Way -- Nirvana -- Nixon, Richard -- Nobodys Heroes -- Non Compos Mentis -- No Policy -- No Wave -- Normals -- Nostalgia -- Notes on the New American Cinema -- Not exactly what you would consider melodic -- Nuns -- Oblique Strategies -- Only Ones -- Ottawa Today -- Out of Vogue -- Outsider, The -- Pagans -- Paint it Black -- Para Punk Cinema -- Patti -- Penetrators -- Pere Ubu -- Pettibon, Raymond -- Police State -- Punk, alternate meanings of -- Punk, as honored -- Punk is inconceivable without the bleak failure of the Sixties -- Punk, its influence on something other than music or fashion -- Punk rock is a put on -- Punk Rock: the arrogant underbelly of Sixties pop -- Punk Rock Rises Again!!, Creem headline -- Punk Root -- Question of Degree, A -- Radio On -- Radio Wunderbar -- Raincoats -- Ramones (1974-) -- Ramone, Joey (and Joey Miserable and the Worms) -- Ramones, the first album in ten tracks -- Ramones, as trivial -- As great -- Ramones, first lines of songs on first three albums -- Reagan, Ronald -- Read About Seymour -- Real Life -- Rebel Without a Cause -- Receiving End -- Rent Act -- Rimbaud, Arthur -- Road Warrior, The -- Rocket from the Tombs, four sentences about -- Rocket from the Tombs, two songs by -- Rockwell, John -- Rombes, Kori Ann -- Saints -- Screamers -- SCUM Manifesto -- Second Extermination Nite -- See No Evil -- Self-referential, punk as -- Seventeen -- Shirkers -- Shivvers -- Short-lived fad, a -- Singles reviewed -- Sister Ray -- Sixties, punk as a rejection of -- Sixties, punk as an affirmation of -- Six Million Dollar Man, The -- Skunks -- Sleepers -- Slits -- Slouching Towards Bethlehem -- So Cold -- Social threat of punk, the -- Somethings happening -- Sonic Reducer -- Sonic Youth -- Speedies -- Spheeris, Penelope -- Spock, Benjamin -- Starburn: The Story of Jenni Love -- Static Disposal -- Sterling, Linder -- Still bewildered by the death machine -- Stooges -- Strange -- Student Teachers -- Suicide -- Survival Research Laboratories (SRL) -- Symbionese Liberation Army (SLA) -- Target Video -- Teen Idles -- Thats Entertainment -- The music is primal, mindless, without climaxes -- The ongoing force of me -- Theoretical Girls -- Theory, punk as a form of -- There are Only Three Rock Groups in America -- There is nothing inherently wonderful about starkness -- The Worlds a Mess -- Its In My Kiss -- Troggs -- Truth about punk, the -- TV Babies -- Undertones -- Vast Majority -- Vertigo -- Vibrators -- Vietnam War -- Viletones -- Vinyl -- Wallace and Ladmo Show, the -- Warhol, Andy -- Weirdos -- When Youre Young -- Whistle Punk -- Who Killed Bambi? -- Why? -- Write Down Your Number -- Xerox Days -- Zeros.
ISBN
  • 9780826427793 (pbk. : alk. paper)
  • 0826427790 (pbk. : alk. paper)
LCCN
^^2008045223