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Mark E. Smith and the Fall

Mark E. Smith and the Fall

art, music and politics

by

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Published by Ashgate in Burlington, VT .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Smith, Mark E., -- 1957 Mar. 5- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Fall (Musical group),
  • Rock music -- England -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statement[edited by] Michael Goddard and Benjamin Halligan.
    SeriesAshgate popular and folk music series
    ContributionsGoddard, Michael, 1965-, Halligan, Benjamin.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML420.S6716 M37 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23919752M
    ISBN 109780754668626, 9780754668671
    LC Control Number2009046894


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Mark E. Smith (5 March – 24 January ), The Fall’s entertaining frontman who explained his band’s sound thus, “If it’s me an your granny on the bongos, it’s the Fall” – a handy guide given the band’s ever-changing line up (plus members; keyboardist Ruth Daniels lasted a day; “It’s a bit like a football so often you have to get rid of the centre.

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