The Resource Don't stop 'til you get enough : essays in honour of Robert Christgau, edited by Tom Carson, Kit Rachlis and Jeff Salaman

Don't stop 'til you get enough : essays in honour of Robert Christgau, edited by Tom Carson, Kit Rachlis and Jeff Salaman

Label
Don't stop 'til you get enough : essays in honour of Robert Christgau
Title
Don't stop 'til you get enough
Title remainder
essays in honour of Robert Christgau
Statement of responsibility
edited by Tom Carson, Kit Rachlis and Jeff Salaman
Title variation
Don't stop till you get enough
Contributor
Editor
Honouree
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
QCL
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Label
Don't stop 'til you get enough : essays in honour of Robert Christgau, edited by Tom Carson, Kit Rachlis and Jeff Salaman
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Publication
Copyright
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volume
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface (Kit Rachlis) -- Foreward (Jeff Salamon) -- Xgau (Tom Carson) -- PART I. ANY OLD WAY WE CHOOSE IT: Thursday (Joe Levy) -- Bob Is God, or, Two or Three Things You Don't Know About Him (Barbara O'Dair) -- A Concept or Two (Steve Erickson) -- A Less Treacherous Place (Mim Udovitch) -- Coming Through (Greg Tate) -- The Media Center (Michaelangelo Matos) -- PART II. (IF HE'S ACTING LIKE A KING, THAT's BECAUSE) HE'S A HUMAN BEING: Pink (Julian Dibbell) -- Bob's My Uncle (Perry Brandston) -- Vacation Bob (Robert Sietsema) -- Scenes From a Life (or Lives) (Ariel Swartley) -- The Talk (RJ Smith) -- Robert Christgau: Behind the Music (Joe Gross) -- PART III. THE ACADEMY IN PERIL: In Exile (Perry Meisel) -- An Essay On Criticism (Simon Frith) -- Democratizing the lntellect (Frank Kogan) -- Why Classical Music Needs Rock & Roll (Greg Sandow) -- Beauty And the Bob (John RockwelL) --To Hell With the Great Divide, or How I Became an Academic (Debra Rae Cohen) -- lNTERLUDE I: A COUPLE OF YOUNG ROCK CRITICS SITTING AROUND WRITING: Letters from Bob Christgau, 1969-71 (Greil Marcus) PART IV: EDIT THIS: Blading the Honey Pot (Dave Hickey) -- Unedited By Robert Christgau (Gary Giddins) -- Detail Work (Ed Ward) -- A Few Thoughts on Father Bob (Holly George-Warren) -- "The Rules of Bob Xgau" (Carol Cooper) -- PART V. THE HARDEST WORKING MAN IN SHOW BUSINESS: Consumer Guide to Consumer Guides (Milo Miles) -- School Days (Arion Berger) -- Too Much, Too Many Promos (Eric Weisbard) --Bob's Your Uncle (Glenn Kenny) -- Happy Birthday, Bob (Peter Stampfel) -- lNTERLUDE II: CHRISTGAU REMEMBERS: A Conversation with Robert Christgau (Barbara O'Dair) -- PART VI: IN THEORY: Wanna Buy A Discourse? (]on Dolan & Laura Sinagra) -- Notes Toward a Phenomenology of Critical Listening (John Piccarella) -- Come Softly, Darling, Hear What I Say: Listening In a State of Distraction (Lindsay Waters) -- Charles Keil Follows His Muse (]ason Gross) -- My Favorite Song In German (Tom Smucker) PART VII. IN PRACTICE: Los Lobos (John Morthland) -- The Jazz Singer: Love and Theft (Marshall Berman) -- The Crying of Lot MTV (Nick Catucci) -- Notes On the Occasion of the Banning of 2 Live Crew's As Nasty as They Wanna Be (John F Szwed) -- The Trouble With Trance (Andrew Ross) -- Turn Out the Lights (Georgia Christgau) -- Hymns (Tom Johnson) PART VIII. A ROCK & ROLL CRITIC IS SOMETHING TO BE: A Rock & Roll Critic is Something to Be (Tom Hull) -- Rock and Roll in the Dustbin of History (Jim Miller) -- As I Get Old (Ann Powers) -- The Garden of Forking Pith (James Hunter) -- The Erotics of the Ampersand (Rob Sheffield) -- ENVOI: Real Piece of Work (excerpt) (Carola Dibbelt)
Control code
929813619
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
253 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Tom Zigal, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-110). Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)929813619
Label
Don't stop 'til you get enough : essays in honour of Robert Christgau, edited by Tom Carson, Kit Rachlis and Jeff Salaman
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Preface (Kit Rachlis) -- Foreward (Jeff Salamon) -- Xgau (Tom Carson) -- PART I. ANY OLD WAY WE CHOOSE IT: Thursday (Joe Levy) -- Bob Is God, or, Two or Three Things You Don't Know About Him (Barbara O'Dair) -- A Concept or Two (Steve Erickson) -- A Less Treacherous Place (Mim Udovitch) -- Coming Through (Greg Tate) -- The Media Center (Michaelangelo Matos) -- PART II. (IF HE'S ACTING LIKE A KING, THAT's BECAUSE) HE'S A HUMAN BEING: Pink (Julian Dibbell) -- Bob's My Uncle (Perry Brandston) -- Vacation Bob (Robert Sietsema) -- Scenes From a Life (or Lives) (Ariel Swartley) -- The Talk (RJ Smith) -- Robert Christgau: Behind the Music (Joe Gross) -- PART III. THE ACADEMY IN PERIL: In Exile (Perry Meisel) -- An Essay On Criticism (Simon Frith) -- Democratizing the lntellect (Frank Kogan) -- Why Classical Music Needs Rock & Roll (Greg Sandow) -- Beauty And the Bob (John RockwelL) --To Hell With the Great Divide, or How I Became an Academic (Debra Rae Cohen) -- lNTERLUDE I: A COUPLE OF YOUNG ROCK CRITICS SITTING AROUND WRITING: Letters from Bob Christgau, 1969-71 (Greil Marcus) PART IV: EDIT THIS: Blading the Honey Pot (Dave Hickey) -- Unedited By Robert Christgau (Gary Giddins) -- Detail Work (Ed Ward) -- A Few Thoughts on Father Bob (Holly George-Warren) -- "The Rules of Bob Xgau" (Carol Cooper) -- PART V. THE HARDEST WORKING MAN IN SHOW BUSINESS: Consumer Guide to Consumer Guides (Milo Miles) -- School Days (Arion Berger) -- Too Much, Too Many Promos (Eric Weisbard) --Bob's Your Uncle (Glenn Kenny) -- Happy Birthday, Bob (Peter Stampfel) -- lNTERLUDE II: CHRISTGAU REMEMBERS: A Conversation with Robert Christgau (Barbara O'Dair) -- PART VI: IN THEORY: Wanna Buy A Discourse? (]on Dolan & Laura Sinagra) -- Notes Toward a Phenomenology of Critical Listening (John Piccarella) -- Come Softly, Darling, Hear What I Say: Listening In a State of Distraction (Lindsay Waters) -- Charles Keil Follows His Muse (]ason Gross) -- My Favorite Song In German (Tom Smucker) PART VII. IN PRACTICE: Los Lobos (John Morthland) -- The Jazz Singer: Love and Theft (Marshall Berman) -- The Crying of Lot MTV (Nick Catucci) -- Notes On the Occasion of the Banning of 2 Live Crew's As Nasty as They Wanna Be (John F Szwed) -- The Trouble With Trance (Andrew Ross) -- Turn Out the Lights (Georgia Christgau) -- Hymns (Tom Johnson) PART VIII. A ROCK & ROLL CRITIC IS SOMETHING TO BE: A Rock & Roll Critic is Something to Be (Tom Hull) -- Rock and Roll in the Dustbin of History (Jim Miller) -- As I Get Old (Ann Powers) -- The Garden of Forking Pith (James Hunter) -- The Erotics of the Ampersand (Rob Sheffield) -- ENVOI: Real Piece of Work (excerpt) (Carola Dibbelt)
Control code
929813619
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
253 pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Note
Library's copy 1 (SW Writers): Gift of Tom Zigal, 2016 (Access. No. 2016-110). Paperbound.
System control number
(OCoLC)929813619

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