Paperback: 395 pages
Publisher: Auckland University Press (July 10, 2010)
Product Dimensions: 9.2 x 1.2 x 10.8 inches
Amazon Rank: 6463196
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
Bringing to life the musical worlds of New Zealanders both at home and out on the town, this history chronicles the evolution of popular music in New Zealand during the 20th century. From the kiwi concert parties during World War I and the arrival of jazz to the rise of swing, country, the Hawaiian sound, and then rock’n’roll, this musical investigation brings to life the people, places, and sounds of a world that has disappeared and uncovers how...