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Listening to Van Morrison

Greil Marcus

Listening to Van Morrison by Greil Marcus is a celebratory, and revelatory exploration of the artist in his most sublime moments, by one of the most revered cultural commentators of these times.

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£8.99
Format
Paperback
ISBN
9780571254460
Date Published
02.02.2012
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Summary

Listening to Van Morrison represents Greil Marcus’s quest to trace Morrison’s particular genius through seminal moments in his long career, beginning in 1965, breaking open in 1968 with the incomparable Astral Weeks, and continuing in full force to this day. This is a portrait of a perplexing, mysterious and terrifyingly gifted artist and vocalist at the height of his powers, written by one of our most thoughtful cultural critics.

GreilMarcus

Greil Marcus was born in San Francisco in 1945. He is the author of Mystery Train, Invisible Republic, Lipstick Traces, Double Trouble and Bob Dylan: Writings 1968-2010and the editor of Lester Bangs’s Psychotic Reactions and Carburetor Dung. In 1998 he curated the exhibition ‘1948’ at the Whitney Museum of American Art in New York City. He writes the Real Life…

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