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Ramones' by Nicholas Rombes

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What could be more punk rock than a band that never changed, a band that for decades punched out three-minute powerhouses in the style that made them famous? The Ramones' repetition and attitude inspired a genre, and Ramones set its tone. Nicholas Rombes examines punk history, with the recording of Ramones at its core, in this inspiring and thoroughly researched justification of his obsession with the album.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780826416711
ISBN-10: 0826416713
Format: Paperback
(178mm x 121mm x 8mm)
Pages: 128
Imprint: Continuum International Publishing Group Ltd.
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
Publish Date: 28-Apr-2005
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Nicholas Rombes

Nicholas Rombes is an English professor at the University of Detroit Mercy, where he teaches and writes about film, music, and pop culture. His writing has appeared in range of journals and magazines, including Exquisite Corpse (edited by Andrei Codrescu) and McSweeney's. He is also the editor of the forthcoming book Post-Punk Cinema.

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