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U2 : Rock 'n' Roll to Change the World - by Timothy D. Neufeld (Hardcover)
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U2's significant career far exceeds that of most average successful rock bands, with a prolific output of thirteen well-received studio albums and a sometimes relentless touring schedule. The band is famous for uniquely drawing together music, art, faith, and activism, all within a lucrative career that has given each of these elements an unusual degree of social and cultural resonance. Broad-minded musically and intellectually, U2's output is thematically rich, addressing a slew of topics, from questions of faith to anxieties about commercialism to outright political statements. 505 0 $a Growing up in Ireland -- Innocence and idealism -- Into the arms of America -- Irony and theatricality -- Rage can only take you so far -- New horizons -- Faith and art -- Social engagement.
Number of Pages: 193
Series Title: Tempo a Rowman & Littlefield Music Series on Rock, Pop, and Culture
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Inc
Author: Timothy D. Neufeld
Street Date: April 1, 2017
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-6673
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