Books Received

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Abbott, Lynn. I Got Two Wings: Incidents and Anecdotes of the Two-Winged Preacher and Electric Guitar Evangelist, Elder Utah Smith. Montgomery, AL: CaseQuarter, 2008.

Adinolfi, Frencesco. Mondo Exotica: Sounds, Visions, Obsessions of the Cocktail Generation. Durhan, NC: Duke University Press, 2008.

Argyle, Ray. Scott Joplin and the Age of Ragtime. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Arnesen, Iris J. The Romantic World of Puccini: A New Critical Appraisal of the Operas. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Bartkowiak, Mathew J. The MC5 and Social Change: A Study in Rock and Revolution. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Bernstein, David W., ed. The San Francisco Tape Music Center: 1960s Counterculture and the Avant-Garde. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008.

Blake, Andrew. Popular Music: The Age of Multimedia. London: Middlesex University Press, 2007.

Burk, James Mack. A Charles Ives Omnibus. Hillsdale, NY: Pendragon Press, 2008. Monographs and Bibliographies in American Music, No. 18.

Cole, Laurence. Dusty Springfield: In the Middle of Nowhere. London: Middlesex University Press, 2008.

Cox, Jim. American Radio Networks: A History. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Cummings, Richard H. Cold War Radio: The Dangerous History of American Broadcasting in Europe, 1950-1989. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Dickens, Hazel and Bill C. Malone. Working Girl Blues: The Life & Music of Hazel Dickens. Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 2008.

Dogantan-Dack, Mine, ed. Recorded Music: Philosophical and Critical Reflections. London: Middlesex University Press, 2008.

Dyson, Frances. Sounding New Media: Immersion and Embodiment in the Arts and Culture. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2009.

Einarson, John, and Chirs Hillman. Hot Burritos: The True Story of the Flying Burrito Brothers. London: Jawbone Press, 2008.

Erickson, Ramond, ed. The Worlds of Johann Sebastian Bach. NY: Amadeus Press, 2009.

Friedmann, Jonathan L. Music in Jewish Thought: Selected Writings, 1890-1920. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Frith, Michael, ed. Zemlinsky Studies. London: Middlesex University Press, 2007. Garrett, Charles Hiroshi. Struggling to Define a Nation: American Music and the Twentieth Century. Berkeley: University of California Press, 2008.

Gioia, Ted. Delta Blues: The Life and Times of the Mississippi Masters Who Revolutionized American Music. NY: W. W. Norton, 2008.

Gronow, Pekka, and Christiane Hover, eds. The Lindstrom Project: Contributions to the History of the Record Industry, Vo. 1. Wien: Gesellschaft fur Historische Tontrager, 2009.

Heintze, James R. Music of the Fourth of July: A Year-by-Year Cchronicle of Performances and Works Composed for the Occasion, 1777-2008. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Hischak, Thomas S. Broadway Plays and Musicals: Descriptions and Essential Facts of More than 14,000 Shows through 2007. Jefferson, NC: McFarland, 2009.

Hjort, Christopher. So You Want to be a Rock 'n' Roll Star: The Byrds Day-By-Day 19651973. London: Jawbone, 2008.

Horbal, Bogdan, and Walter Maksimovich. Lemko Folk Music on Wax Cylinders (1901-1913) and American Records (1928-1930). N.p., 2008. Available at lemko.org

Huber, Patrick. Linthead Stomp: The Creation of Country Music in the Piedmont South. Chapel Hill: University of North Carolina Press, 2008.

Hursh, David and Chris Goertzen. …