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  1. Roadkill on the Three-Chord Highway

    Art and Trash in American Popular Music

    By Colin Escott

    It's the real stories, not the publicists' confections, that concern Colin Escott. We hear Perry Como's story in his own words: it wasn't all smooth. We learn about the astonishing twists and turns in Roy Orbison's life, and the stories behind the songs we know so well. And we go down with Vernon...

    Published July 26th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Progressive Rock Reconsidered

    Edited by Kevin Holm-Hudson

    In this book, the glory days of progressive rock are relived in a series of insightful essays about the key bands, songwriters and songs that made prog-rock such an innovative style....

    Published October 19th 2001 by Routledge

  3. American Rock and the Classical Music Tradition

    A special issue of the journal Contemporary Music Review

    Edited by John Covach, Walter Everett

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 1st 2000 by Routledge

  4. Traditions, Institutions, and American Popular Tradition

    A special issue of the journal Contemporary Music Review

    Edited by John Covach, Walter Everett

    First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 1st 2000 by Routledge

  5. SongCite

    An Index to Poular Songs, Supplement 1

    Edited by William D. Goodfellow

    First Published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 1st 1998 by Routledge