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The Resource Dig if you will the picture : funk, sex, God, and genius in the music of Prince, Ben Greenman

Dig if you will the picture : funk, sex, God, and genius in the music of Prince, Ben Greenman

Label
Dig if you will the picture : funk, sex, God, and genius in the music of Prince
Title
Dig if you will the picture
Title remainder
funk, sex, God, and genius in the music of Prince
Statement of responsibility
Ben Greenman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An exploration of the life and legacy of Prince discusses his vibrant and prolific output, the paradigm-shifting ideas in his music, and his wide-ranging impact on modern culture
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Greenman, Ben
Dewey number
  • 781.66092
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
ML420.P974
LC item number
G74 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • discographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Prince
  • Rock musicians
  • African American musicians
Label
Dig if you will the picture : funk, sex, God, and genius in the music of Prince, Ben Greenman
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Discography: pages 263-280
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Questlove -- Introduction: the end -- Man, music. Life can be so nice: his life and its beginnings ; Baby I'm a star: his music and its beginnings ; Brand new groove: his music and its properties ; Musicology: his music and its imitators -- Meaning. Girls and boys: sex in his music ; Walk by the mirror: self in his music ; What time is it?: others in his music ; I wish u heaven: virtue and sin in his music ; America: race and politics in his music -- Methods, madness. What's my name: why he changed his name, and what that wrought ; MPLS: how his hometown made him and how he, in turn, made it ; Call the law: how he grew frustrated with fans and the internet ; It's gonna be a beautiful night: when he was onstage ; The work: how he produced so much for so long -- Memory. Such a shame our friendship had to end -- Appendix: Let's work: annotated discography and song index
Control code
ocn964624804
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 286 pages
Isbn
9781250128379
Lccn
2016054759
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Label
Dig if you will the picture : funk, sex, God, and genius in the music of Prince, Ben Greenman
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references
  • Discography: pages 263-280
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Foreword / by Questlove -- Introduction: the end -- Man, music. Life can be so nice: his life and its beginnings ; Baby I'm a star: his music and its beginnings ; Brand new groove: his music and its properties ; Musicology: his music and its imitators -- Meaning. Girls and boys: sex in his music ; Walk by the mirror: self in his music ; What time is it?: others in his music ; I wish u heaven: virtue and sin in his music ; America: race and politics in his music -- Methods, madness. What's my name: why he changed his name, and what that wrought ; MPLS: how his hometown made him and how he, in turn, made it ; Call the law: how he grew frustrated with fans and the internet ; It's gonna be a beautiful night: when he was onstage ; The work: how he produced so much for so long -- Memory. Such a shame our friendship had to end -- Appendix: Let's work: annotated discography and song index
Control code
ocn964624804
Dimensions
23 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xiii, 286 pages
Isbn
9781250128379
Lccn
2016054759
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n

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