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Rocking the Classics: English Progressive Rock and the Counterculture - Page 6
by Edward Macan - 1997 - 320 pages
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Putting Popular Music in Its Place

Charles Hamm - Music - 2006 - 390 pages
...of earth's inhabitants" (p. 143). The most telling rebuttal of this body of "literature" is found in Robert Walser's "Running With the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music" (Ph.D. dissertation, University of Minnesota, 1991). Among Walser's arguments one finds the...
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Nightsong: Performance, Power, and Practice in South Africa

Veit Erlmann - Music - 1996 - 446 pages
...the issues of bodily practice, performance and consumer society already discussed. I shall introduce Robert Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Walser 1993), one of the first attempts to fuse ethnography, cultural critique, and popular...
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Global Pop: World Music, World Markets

Timothy Dean Taylor - Music - 1997 - 271 pages
...and is being attempted by a growing number of musicologists. In popular music, an important book is Robert Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music, in which he writes "my interest is less in explicating texts or defining the history of a style...
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Reader's Guide to Lesbian and Gay Studies

Timothy F. Murphy - Social Science - 2000 - 720 pages
...repercussions, Susan McClary's Feminine Endings (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1991), Robert Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Hanover, New Hampshire: Wesleyan, 1994), and Philip Brett, Elizabeth Wood, and Gary Thomas's...
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Sixties Rock: Garage, Psychedelic, and Other Satisfactions

Michael Hicks - Music - 2000 - 192 pages
...identifiable subcategory of rock that borrows heavily from classical traditions — such as heavy metal (see Robert Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music) or progressive rock (see Edward Macan's Rocking the Classics: English Progressive Rock and the...
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The Cambridge Companion to Pop and Rock

Tovey Professor of Music Simon Frith, Simon Frith, Will Straw, John Street - Music - 2001 - 303 pages
...outlined in this chapter at greater length. The best single-author interpretative books on pop are Robert Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press, 1993), David Brackett's Interpreting Popular Music (Cambridge:...
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In the Houses of the Holy: Led Zeppelin and the Power of Rock Music

Susan Fast - Music - 2001 - 272 pages
...1997), and Robert Walser (Walser acknowledges that Robert Plant, at least, rejects the moniker; see Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender and Madness in Heavy Metal Music [Middletown: Wesleyan University Press, 1993] ). 3. JD Considine, interview with Page, Plant,...
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Jazz Cultures

David Ake - Music - 2002 - 236 pages
...culture of which he is a part than of Lynch s ability to play convincingly within that tradition. See Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press, 1993), 93. 40. Nat Shapito and Nat Hentoff, eds., Hear...
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Damage Incorporated: Metallica and the Production of Musical Identity

Glenn T. Pillsbury - Music - 2006 - 242 pages
...to cover up the complicated issues of writing about a single artist. The broad theoretical reach of Robert Walser's Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music, with its prescient application of ideas of history, philosophy, and sociology to the music of...
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