The 100 Greatest Bands of All Time: A Guide to the Legends Who Rocked the World

Editor: Moskowitz, David
Publication Year: 2015
Publisher: Greenwood

Price: Core Collection Only
ISBN: 978-1-44-080339-0
Category: Arts & Leisure - Music
Image Count: 100
Book Status: Available
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From the Everly Brothers, to the Ramones, to Public Enemy, the work covers a wide variety of styles and genres, clearly illustrating the connections between them. Entries focus on the group's history, touring, membership, major releases, selected discography, bibliography, and influence.

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Table of Contents

  • VOLUME 1
  • Introduction
  • Acknowledgments
  • Essays
  • Girls That Rock
  • How the Evolution of Recording Technology Changed the Way Bands Work
  • How YouTube Changed the Music Industry
  • Important Early Record Labels
  • Rap Crosses Over: Hip-Hop Takes Over White America
  • The Best Bands You Never Heard of: Famous Studio Bands
  • The Role of Woodstock
  • The Midas Touch and Rick Rubin
  • The Supergroup
  • Video Killed the Radio Star: The Role of MTV
  • A
  • ABBA
  • AC/DC
  • Aerosmith
  • The Allman Brothers Band
  • B
  • Bad Company
  • The Band
  • The Beach Boys
  • The Beastie Boys
  • The Beatles
  • Big Brother and the Holding Company with Janis Joplin
  • Bill Haley and His Comets
  • Black Sabbath
  • Blind Faith
  • Bob Marley and the Wailers
  • Bon Jovi
  • Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band
  • Buddy Holly and the Crickets
  • Buffalo Springfield
  • The Byrds
  • C
  • Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band
  • The Cars
  • The Clash
  • Cream
  • Creedence Clearwater Revival
  • Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young
  • The Cure
  • D
  • Dave Matthews Band
  • Deep Purple
  • Depeche Mode
  • Devo
  • The Doors
  • E
  • Eagles
  • Earth, Wind & Fire
  • The Everly Brothers
  • F
  • Fleetwood Mac
  • Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention
  • G
  • Genesis
  • The Grateful Dead
  • Green Day
  • Guns N’ Roses
  • H
  • Heart
  • I
  • INXS
  • Iron Maiden
  • J
  • The Jackson 5
  • J
  • Jane's Addiction
  • Jethro Tull
  • The Jimi Hendrix Experience
  • Journey
  • Judas Priest
  • VOLUME 2
  • K
  • The Kinks
  • Kiss
  • L
  • Led Zeppelin
  • Little Feat
  • Lynyrd Skynyrd
  • M
  • MC5
  • Metallica
  • Mötley Crüe
  • Motörhead
  • N
  • Nirvana
  • P
  • Parliament Funkadelic
  • Pearl Jam
  • Pink Floyd
  • The Police
  • The Pretenders
  • Primus
  • Prince and the Revolution
  • Public Enemy
  • Q
  • Queen
  • R
  • Radiohead
  • Rage Against the Machine
  • The Ramones
  • Rancid
  • Red Hot Chili Peppers
  • R.E.M.
  • The Replacements
  • The Rolling Stones
  • The Roots
  • Run-DMC
  • Rush
  • S
  • The Sex Pistols
  • Simon and Garfunkel
  • Slayer
  • Sly and the Family Stone
  • Steely Dan
  • Stone Temple Pilots
  • The Stooges
  • T
  • Talking Heads
  • The Temptations
  • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • Tool
  • Traffic
  • U
  • U2
  • V
  • Van Halen
  • The Velvet Underground
  • The Ventures
  • W
  • The Who
  • Wu-Tang Clan
  • Y
  • The Yardbirds
  • Z
  • Zombies
  • ZZ Top
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