Everybody Loves our Town: An Oral History of Grunge [Audiobook] download free by Mark Yarm

Everybody Loves our Town: An Oral History of Grunge Audiobook download free by Mark Yarm
  • Listen audiobook: Everybody Loves our Town: An Oral History of Grunge
  • Author: Mark Yarm
  • Release date: 2012/10/4
  • Publisher: RANDOM HOUSE USA INC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Entertainment
  • ISBN: 9780307464446
  • Rating: 9.64 of 10
  • Votes: 409
  • Review by: Hyacinth Ackerman
  • Review rating: 9.39 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/20
  • Duration: 7H9M29S in 256 kbps (113.4 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-06
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: AAC, WMA, FLAC, MP3, WAV, MPEG-4 SLS, MPEG4 (compression TZ, ZIP, RZ, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 567
  • Includes a PDF summary of 65 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 50M16S (13 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: A Time Magazine Best Book of 2011, Featuring Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Alice In Chains, Mudhoney and more! Twenty years after the release of Nirvana's landmark album Nevermind comes Everybody Loves Our Town: An Oral History of Grunge, the definitive word on the grunge era, straight from the mouths of those at the center of it all. In 1986, fledgling Seattle label C/Z Records released Deep Six, a compilation featuring a half-dozen local bands: Soundgarden, Green River, Melvins, Malfunkshun, the U-Men and Skin Yard. Though it sold miserably, the record made music history by documenting a burgeoning regional sound, the raw fusion of heavy metal and punk rock that we now know as grunge. But it wasn't until five years later, with the seemingly overnight success of Nirvana's 'Smells Like Teen Spirit,' that grunge became a household word and Seattle ground zero for the nineties alternative-rock explosion. Everybody Loves Our Town captures the grunge era in the words of the musicians, producers, managers, record executives, video directors, photographers, journalists, publicists, club owners, roadies, scenesters and hangers-on who lived through it. The book tells the whole story: from the founding of the Deep Six bands to the worldwide success of grunge's big four (Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden and Alice in Chains); from the rise of Seattle's cash-poor, hype-rich indie label Sub Pop to the major-label feeding frenzy that overtook the Pacific Northwest; from the simple joys of making noise at basement parties and tiny rock clubs to the tragic, lonely deaths of superstars Kurt Cobain and Layne Staley. Drawn from more than 250 new interviews-with members of Nirvana, Pearl Jam, Soundgarden, Alice in Chains, Screaming Trees, Hole, Melvins, Mudhoney, Green River, Mother Love Bone, Temple of the Dog, Mad Season, L7, Babes in Toyland, 7 Year Bitch, TAD, the U-Men, Candlebox and many more-and featuring previously untold stories and never-before-published photographs, Everybody Loves Our Town is at once a moving, funny, lurid, and hugely insightful portrait of an extraordinary musical era.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Rock & Pop Music, Techniques Of Music / Music Tutorials, Music Reviews & Criticism
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 21.64 USD
  • Dimensions: 132x204x35mm
  • Weight: 463g
  • Printed by: Random House Inc
  • Published in: New York, United States

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