Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Music/Culture)

Running with the Devil: Power, Gender, and Madness in Heavy Metal Music (Music/Culture)

Robert Walser


a call remarkable educational booklet. A musicologist and cultural critic in addition to a qualified musician, Robert Walser bargains a finished musical, social, and cultural research of heavy steel in operating with the satan. pushed aside by way of critics and teachers, condemned by means of mom and dad and politicians, fervently embraced by means of legions of lovers, heavy steel tune draws and embodies cultural conflicts which are imperative to our society. Walser explores how and why heavy steel works, either musically and socially, and whilst makes use of steel to enquire modern formations of id, group, gender, and gear.

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