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Read online Girl in a Band.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC Girl in a Band Kim Gordon founding member of Sonic Youth fashion icon and role model for a generation of women now tells her story a memoir of life as an artist of music marriage motherhood independence and as one of the first women of rock and roll written with the lyricism and haunting beauty of Patti Smith s em Just Kids em .

Often described as aloof Kim Gordon opens up as never before in em Girl in a Band em Telling the story of her family growing up in California in the s and s her life in visual art her move to New York City the men in her life her marriage her relationship with her daughter her music and her band em Girl in a Band em is a rich and beautifully written memoir .

Gordon takes us back to the lost New York of the s and s that gave rise to Sonic Youth and the Alternative revolution in popular music The band helped build a vocabulary of music paving the way for Nirvana Hole Smashing Pumpkins and many other acts But at its core em Girl in a Band em examines the route from girl to woman in uncharted territory music art career what partnership means and what happens when that identity dissolves .

Evocative and edgy filled with the sights and sounds of a changing world and a transformative life em Girl in a Band em is the fascinating chronicle of a remarkable journey and an extraordinary artist by Kim Gordon

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Girl in a Band
Title:Girl in a Band
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ISBN:0062295896
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Number of Pages:273
Category:music, non-fiction, memoir, biography
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