Death of Rock and Roll

Death of Rock and Roll

Untimely Demises, Morbid Preoccupations, and Forecasts of Doom in Rock Music

Paperback - 1993
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Rock has had a strange affinity with death ever since bluesman Robert Johnson allegedly made a pact with the devil in the 1930s. Pike explores the death-rock connection from the poisoning of Johnson in 1938 to the present day. Includes stories of Buddy Holly, Elvis Presley, Jim Morrison, and others.
Published: Boston : Faber and Faber, 1993.
ISBN: 9780571198085
Branch Call Number: 781.66/PIK
Characteristics: 289 p. ;,23 cm.


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