1300 36 33 32

Gillian G. Gaar's critically acclaimed, breakthrough book, the first full history of women in rock and pop ever written, became an instant classic upon its publication in 1992. Arranged chronologically and told with impassioned detail, She's A Rebel charts a half century of women performers from the early R and B singers of the 1950s, to the girl groups, Motown acts, folksingers, and rock chicks of the 1960s, to the punk rebels and pop divas of the 1970s, to the brash all-girl bands, rappers, and riot grrls of the 1980s and 1990s. This expanded ten-year anniversary edition features over 75 photos and includes three all-new chapters on all the major artists of the last decade as well as an insider's look at the music industry and the emerging power of women rock stars. With new preface by Yoko Ono and dozens of new profiles and interviews with performerssuch as Courtney Love, L7, Bikini Kill, the Breeders, Sarah McLachlan, Ani di Franco, Sheryl Crow, Sleater Kinney, Alanis Morrisette, Lucinda Williams, Mariah Carey, Destiny's Child, Lauryn Hill, Christina Aguilera, Nelly Furtado, Bjork, and many others this book captures the amazing explosion of women's voices and talent in the music world. "[She's A Rebel] is as thoroughly entertaining as it is researched ...It's exhaustive and exhilarating. "Billboard"

Buy She is a Rebel book by Gillian G. Gaar from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781580050784
ISBN-10: 1580050786
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 178mm x 28mm)
Pages: 496
Imprint: Seal Press
Publisher: Seal Press
Publish Date: 8-Nov-2002
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about She is a Rebel book by Gillian G. Gaar and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write Review


Books By Author Gillian G. Gaar

Kurt Cobain and Nirvana by Gillian G. Gaar

Kurt Cobain and Nirvana

Paperback, September 2016
$43.55
Boss by Gillian G. Gaar

Boss

Hardback, July 2016
$37.80
Nirvana by Gillian G. Gaar

Nirvana

Hardback, March 2016
$26.99
Red Hot Chili Peppers Treasures by Gillian G. Gaar

Red Hot Chili Peppers Treasures

Hardback, October 2015
$69.62