Encyclopedia of Contemporary Christian Music
Pop, Rock, and WorshipBook - 2010
With over 200 entries, The Encyclopedia of Contemporary Christian Music covers important performers and industry figures, songs and albums, concerts and festivals, the rise of Christian radio and television, and other issues related to the growth of inspirational music. Scholars and fans alike will find a wealth of revealing information and insightful coverage illustrating the influence of gospel on modern American music with musicians such as Elvis, Sam Cooke, Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, and U2.The work also examines the use of fundamental rock, pop, and rap music templates in the service of songs of faith.
Publisher: Santa Barbara, Calif. : Greenwood Press, c2010
Branch Call Number: 782.25 ENC 2010
Characteristics: xvi, 505 p. : ill. ; 27 cm