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Cold Wave: French Post-Punk Fantasies of Berlin

Mirko M. Hall

Mirko M. Hall is Associate Professor of German Studies and Chair of the Department of Languages, Cultures, and Literatures at Converse College, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Beyond No Future : Cultures of German Punk

Bloomsbury Academic, 2016

Scholarly Books

...I am very grateful for the kind permission of Yves Royer (Guerre Froide) and Stéphane Marchi (Little Nemo) to cite their lyrics. Special thanks to musicians Gilbert and Marie-José Deffais, Fabrice Fruchart, and Ron Le Sergent, as well...

Young Marble Giants' Colossal Youth

Michael Blair

Michael Blair grew up in St. Louis and lives in New York. He works at BOMB Magazine and is a founding member of the Hi Fi Snock Uptown collective. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Joe Bucciero

Joe Bucciero is a writer born in Chicago and based in New York. He helps edit the music zine AdHoc and the journal Blank Forms, and has written for the Quietus, the Brooklyn Rail, Los Angeles Review of Books, and others. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

33 1/3 Books

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...Welsh post-punk band Young Marble Giants released one LP in 1980 and then, like their vanishing portraits on the album’s cover, disappeared. Even though Colossal Youth received positive reviews and sold surprisingly well, Young Marble...

Punk and Hardcore

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Religion and Popular Music

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In an essay on the ethics and aesthetics of punk, Mark Sinker (1999: 120) invites us to ‘imagine the ensuing centuries of Judeo-Christian moral debate had Moses returned from the mountain carrying not two stone tablets inscribed with five...

The Raincoats' The Raincoats

Jenn Pelly

Jenn Pelly is an editor at Pitchfork. Her work has appeared in SPIN, Nylon, and The Village Voice. She is an alumni of WNYU 89.1 FM, where she hosted The New Afternoon Show and most recently Crucial Chaos. A native New Yorker, she now lives in Brooklyn. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

33 1/3 Books

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...In 1979, from the basement of a London squat, the Raincoats reinvented what punk could be. They had a violin player. They came from Portugal, Spain, and England. Their anarchy was poetic. Working with the iconic Rough Trade Records at its...

“Edge, Ring Those Bells”: The Guitar and Its Spiritual Soundscapes in Early U2

U2 and the Religious Impulse : Take Me Higher

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...This chapter provides an organological study of the playing style by U2 guitarist the Edge with regards to his use of bell-like techniques in the early years of the band (1980–1984). During this period, an essential part of the signature...

‘One Man’s Meat’ Fad Gadget’s Social Commentary and Post-Punk

Mute Records : Artists, Business, History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...In December 1982 NME asked Alison Moyet of synth-pop duo Yazoo to reflect on the music released that year. In her column, titled ‘Commerciality, Once Scorned, is now Embraced’, Moyet touched on the role played by the synthesizer. ‘It became...

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Productive boredom and unproductive labour: Cabaret Voltaire in the People’s Republic of South Yorkshire

Mad Dogs and Englishness : Popular Music and English Identities

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The focus of this chapter is twofold but in each case involves us returning to the 1970s. First, I propose to revisit some theoretical debates that were being conducted at that time from within British Marxism, in relation to certain...
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...Luminary in the history of industrial music, Cabaret Voltaire was formed in 1973 in Sheffield, England by Richard H. Kirk, Stephen Mallinder, and Chris Watson. The band borrowed its name from the historic club in Zurich, Switzerland...