33 Revolutions per Minute

A History of Protest Songs, from Billie Holiday to Green Day

by Dorian Lynskey

Dorian Lynskey is one of the most prominent music critics writing today. With 33 Revolutions Per Minute, he offers an engrossing, insightful, and wonderfully researched history of protest music in the twentieth century and beyond. From Billie Holiday and Woodie Guthrie to Bob Dylan and the Clash to Green Day and Rage Against the Machine, 33 Revolutions Per Minute is a moving and fascinating portrait of a century of popular music that tried to change the world.

  • HarperCollins; April 2011
  • ISBN: 9780062078841
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  • Title: 33 Revolutions per Minute
  • Author: Dorian Lynskey
  • Imprint: HarperCollins e-books

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