Includes a new chapter on John Cage. Alex Ross's award-winning international best-seller, 'The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century', has become a contemporary classic, establishing him as one of our most popular and acclaimed cultural historians; this is his much anticipated next book on the subject of music.
Seb Hunter was a heavy metal fan and he's not proud. In fact he was more than a fan; he was a blind devotee who threw away his education to become a rock star. He failed. This is his story of 15 years spent hurtling down the rock 'n' roll bus lane.
A behind-the-scenes, in-depth look at the making of one of the greatest sonic masterpieces and most commercially successful albums of all time.