Energy flash
Read Online
Share

Energy flash a journey through rave music and dance culture by Simon Reynolds

  • 223 Want to read
  • ·
  • 40 Currently reading

Published by Soft Skull Press in Berkeley, CA .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Techno music,
  • History and criticism,
  • Electronic dance music,
  • Rave culture

Book details:

About the Edition

Describes the house music and drug use that created the rave culture of the 1990s, chronicling the musical and social history of the time through interviews with musicians, scene-makers, and participants.

Edition Notes

Other titlesGeneration ecstasy : into the world of techno and rave culture.
StatementSimon Reynolds
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML3540 .R49 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxvii, 570 p.
Number of Pages570
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL27135060M
ISBN 101593764073
ISBN 109781593764074
OCLC/WorldCa779347351

Download Energy flash

PDF EPUB FB2 MOBI RTF

  ‎Ecstasy did for house music what LSD did for psychedelic rock. Now, in Energy Flash, journalist Simon Reynolds offers a revved-up and passionate inside chronicle of how MDMA (“ecstasy”) and MIDI (the basis for electronica) together spawned the unique rave culture of the s. Engl 4/5(3). A substantial final section, added for this new Faber edition, brings the book right up to date, covering dubstep's explosive rise to mass popularity and America's recent but ardent embrace of rave. Packed with interviews with participants and charismatic innovators like Derrick May, Goldie and Aphex Twin, Energy Flash is an infinitely. Ecstasy did for house music what LSD did for psychedelic rock. Now, in Energy Flash, journalist Simon Reynolds offers a revved-up and passionate inside chronicle of how MDMA (“ecstasy”) and MIDI (the basis for electronica) together spawned the unique rave culture of the s. England, Germany, and Holland began tinkering with imported Detroit techno and Chicago house music in the late Author: Simon Reynolds. Download Energy Flash Book PDF. Download full Energy Flash books PDF, EPUB, Tuebl, Textbook, Mobi or read online Energy Flash anytime and anywhere on any device. Get free access to the library by create an account, fast download and ads free. We cannot guarantee that every book is in the library.

Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. Energy Flash "My purpose was simple: to catch the feel, the pulse of rock, as I had lived through it. What I was after was guts, and flash, and energy, and speed" - NIK COHN - "When the music was new and had no rules" -LUNA C. Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture: : Reynolds, Simon: Books Select Your Cookie Preferences We use cookies and similar tools to enhance your shopping experience, to provide our services, understand how customers use our services so we can make improvements, and display s: Buy Energy Flash: A Journey Through Rave Music and Dance Culture Updated/ Expanded Edition by Reynolds, Simon (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible s:

Twenty-five years since acid house and Ecstasy revolutionized pop culture, Simon Reynolds's landmark rave history Energy Flash has been expanded and updated to cover twenty-first-century developments like dubstep and EDM's recent takeover of America.. Author of the acclaimed postpunk history Rip It Up and Start Again, Reynolds became a rave convert in the early nineties.   Twenty-five years since acid house and Ecstasy revolutionized pop culture, Simon Reynolds's landmark rave history Energy Flash has been expanded and updated to cover twenty-first-century developments like dubstep and EDM's recent takeover of of the acclaimed postpunk history Rip It Up and Start Again, Reynolds became a rave convert in the early nineties. Ecstasy did for house music what LSD did for psychedelic rock. Now, in Energy Flash, journalist Simon Reynolds offers a revved-up and passionate inside chronicle of how MDMA (“ecstasy”) and MIDI (the basis for electronica) together spawned the unique rave culture of the d, Germany, and Holland began tinkering with imported Detroit techno and Chicago house music in the late Reviews: 1. Energy Flash is a history of rave, more or less everything from acid house and Detroit techno through to dubstep, trad garage and all that. I was never quite an evangelical devotee of the scene - or the scenes, I suppose, but I've liked some of the music over the years, and have even done the occasional Watusi whilst munching on some of those /5.