This Is the Sound

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This Is the Sound

The Best of Alternative Rock

By Randi Reisfeld

Simon Pulse, Mass Market Paperbound, 9780689806704, 128pp.

Publication Date: May 1, 1996

Description

From Nirvana and R.E.M. to Green Day and Belly, alternative bands are dominating the airways. This book looks at the hottest bands on the alternative music scene--their history, influences, concert personas, and distinctive styles. This is their sound--the sound of drums pounding and guitars wailing--the sound of rock'n'roll. Includes 50 photos.