From the book’s starting scene, set within the American South in the course of a terrifying 1833 meteor bathe, the experience of doom is either palpable and inescapable; a deep foreboding that shadows each next improvement in American renowned tune and, as Whitelock and Janssen contend, stands as a key to figuring out and explicating the USA itself.
Whitelock and Janssen learn the variety of apocalyptic affects inside of North American recorded tune, focusing particularly upon a couple of influential performers, together with Bob Dylan, Leonard Cohen, John Coltrane, Devo, R.E.M., Sleater-Kinney, and eco-friendly Day. In Apocalypse Jukebox, Whitelock and Janssen show apocalypse as an enduring and important a part of the yankee personality whereas constructing rock-and-roll as a real mirrored image of that character.
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