Publisher 33 1/3 has announced a new series of books exploring music genres.
Known for their short books about individual albums, 33 1/3 usually favour long-form reviews and accompanying histories of the record in question. Past texts include The Beach Boys' 'Pet Sounds', David Bowie’s 'Low' and Aphex Twin’s 'Selected Ambient Works Volume II'.
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For ‘Genre: A 33 1/3 Series,’ they will instead offer a line of genre-specific works, investigating the sounds of South African pop and dance-punk to field recordings and feminist anarcho-punk.
Readers can expect related song recommendations, obscure facts and personal stories.
33 1/3 started in 2003 and the series is ever-growing.
Find out more about the genre series here.
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