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The sell-in : how the music business seduced alternative rock / Craig Mathieson
Bib ID 631162
Format BookBook
Author
Mathieson, Craig, 1971-
 
Description St Leonards, N.S.W. : Allen & Unwin, 2000 
xi, 267 p., [12] p. of plates : ill. ; 23 cm. 
ISBN 1865084123
Summary

"Featuring a who's who of contemporary Australian rock, 'The sell-in' charts the artistic and commercial struggle behind the breakthrough of Ratcat, The Cruel Sea, Silverchair, Powderfinger, The Living End and their contemporaries, an era when getting gigs to pay the rent was replaced by the need to have hit singles, sell hundreds of thousands of albums and break the lucrative American market." - back cover.

Notes

Includes index.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Music trade - Australia.  |  Alternative rock music - Australia - History and criticism.  |  Alternative rock music - Economic aspects - Australia.

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