Chamber Music

Chamber Music

Wu-Tang and America (in 36 Pieces)

Book - 2019
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"Will Ashon tells, in 36 interlinked 'chambers', the story of Enter the Wu-Tang (36 Chambers) and how it changed the world. As unexpected and complex as the album itself, Chamber Music ranges from provocative essays to semi-comic skits, from deep scholarly analysis to satirical celebration, seeking to contextualize, reveal and honor this singular work of art. Chamber Music is an explosive and revelatory new way of writing about music and culture."-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2019.
Copyright Date: ©2018
ISBN: 9780571350001
Call Number: 782.421649 ASH
Characteristics: 374 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bib Control Number: 1007268


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List - Black Music Month
KimberlyB_H Jun 08, 2020

"Each of these chambers contains wonders of history, destiny, and mythology. Chamber Music is hip hop as race and class politics, as music and as poetry on the move. Through Ashon’s vibrant textured prose we watch in awe as these young men seize on whatever the culture has to offer, sampling... Read More »

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