The Resource Metal on ice: : tales from Canada's hard rock and heavy metal heroes, (ebook)

Metal on ice: : tales from Canada's hard rock and heavy metal heroes, (ebook)

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Metal on ice: : tales from Canada's hard rock and heavy metal heroes
Title
Metal on ice:
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tales from Canada's hard rock and heavy metal heroes
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Language
eng
Summary
A musical genre as tough and hard as the Canadian Shield. Canada has produced many successful proponents of the genre known as heavy metal, which grew out of the hard rock of the 1970s, exploded commercially in the 1980s, and then petered out in the 1990s as grunge took over, only to rise to prominence once again in the new millennium. The road to Canadian musical glory is not lined with the palm trees and top-down convertibles of the Sunset Strip. It is a road slick with black ice, obscured by blizzards, and littered with moose and deer that could cause peril for a cube van thundering down a Canadian highway. Drawing on interviews with original artists such as Helix, Anvil, Coney Hatch, Killer Dwarfs, Harem Scarem, and Honeymoon Suite, as well as prominent journalists, VJs, and industry insiders, we relive their experiences, motivations, and lifestyles as they strove for that most alluring of brass rings - the coveted record deal. It's a new perspective on the dreams of musicians shooting for an American ideal of success and discovering a uniquely Canadian voice in the process
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Midwest
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1972-
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Kelly, Sean
Dewey number
782.421660971
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Heavy metal (Music)
  • Rock music
  • Rock musicians
Target audience
adult
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Metal on ice: : tales from Canada's hard rock and heavy metal heroes, (ebook)
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multicolored
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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9781459707115
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(electronic bk.)
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MWT11807422
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remote
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11807422
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MWT11807422
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Metal on ice: : tales from Canada's hard rock and heavy metal heroes, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781459707115
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Publisher number
MWT11807422
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11807422
System control number
MWT11807422
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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