I read the first edition and it is filled with interesting stories and wonderful insights. Considering she was Morrissey's muse so to speak, that information should have been there at the forefront not put as an after thought. This has got to be one of the best books about the seminal band The Smiths that I have ever read, although it's not without it's faults. اعتبر هذا الكتاب قائمة التسوق الخاصة بك. Definitely this book will always be among my favorite books i have read.
الدكتور روبرت سيالديني مدرّس خبير في حقلي التأثير والإقناع المتناميين بسرعة. His first two books, Songs That Saved Your Life and Mozipedia, established his initial reputation as an authority on and their former lead singer. Lots of insight as to what happened to this band. It's a song-by-song recording history and breakdown of The Smiths' discography. Informative and entertaining, this is almost a biography of the band, following the chronological recording of the Smiths' songs, along with a potted history just to give some background. Aside from tiny nuggets of bias — I hold Unloveable near and dear to my heart — Goddard takes a pretty neat perspective and approaches it in a very respectful way.
المؤلفة الرئيسة لهذا الكتاب هي جين غودول المعروفة دوليًّا بأم الشمبانزي؛ نظرًا لدراستها المتعمقة له ولاهتمامها الكبير بمصيره. Category: Music Author : Robert B. He was born in , later moving to. I consider myself a big Smiths fan, but I gave up 17% into the book thanks, Kindle. Trying to take your Smiths fandom to the next level? Goddard is a fan, but his tone is fairly subdued and meausured, and he's often critical of the band, which is cool. The only content we will consider removing is spam, slanderous attacks on other members, or extremely offensive content eg.
I wish I hadn't sold all my vinyl in 1993. There is an absolute gold mine of information for each and every song that The Smiths created and for a fan, that makes this book positively essential. The book follows them song by song, with slightly more emphasis on the music rather than the lyrics. Se puede leer seguido o tomar como referencia, lo cual es una ventaja. I have to say this is a beautifully written book both professional in its conviction to not read like the gushing ideas of a strong fan who gathered bits and pieces to fomr his take on what happened, But also in the very human approach to not simply make it words and sounds by a bunch of englishmen in the 80's. Goddard not only explains the songs themes and meanings, but goes into when, where, how, why, and even each tracks effect and achievement. A start-to-finish index of all the songs The Smiths ever played or performed.
From the perfect pop of 'This Charming Man' to their iconic masterpiece The Queen Is Dead, songwriters Morrissey and Johnny Marr created a body of work which saw them championed as the Lennon and McCartney of their day Songs That Saved Your Life has been hailed by both fans and critics as the essential book on The Smiths' music. Fantastically done, very thorough and with lots of great little stories. We take abuse seriously in our discussion boards. This book could have been a stale list of their songs with a bit of information here and there but it's not. Goddard has also supplied the accompanying essays to two deluxe collections by esteemed rock photographer Tom Sheehan and written several sleevenotes including reissues by , , and.
All in all, I appreciate the book as a fan. My copy from 2009 has lots of cool pics in it. If you want gossip and interviews, you'd be better off looking somewhere else. Only flag comments that clearly need our attention. وإذا كان الشمبانزي هو مدخل هذه الناشطة والعالمة الكبيرة للاهتمام بالبيئة والغذاء، إلا أنها في هذا الكتاب ـ ومعها مؤلفان مشاركان ـ تتقدم خطوات أبعد لتطرح السؤال البيئي الأشمل: كيف يمكننا تغيير عالم تُتَّخَذ فيه القرارات التي تؤثر في صحتنا وصحة كوكبنا من أجل أن تقدم الشركات الجشعة بيان النمو الاقتصادي في الاجتماع القادم لحملة الأسهم؟. والدكتورة غودول هي أيضاً مؤلفة كتب كثيرة لاقت استحساناً بما فيها الكتاب الأكثر رواجاً داعٍ للأمل.
سوف تغيّر مبادئ التأثيرشخصيتك تغييراً إيجابياً قوياً وتقودك نحو النجاح. I am obsessed with the Smiths. I bought this book one I've been after for a few years while in Portland at Powell's City of Books. Being a middle-aged dude and a Smiths fan since I was 15, it was a fun read. أُحب هذا الكتاب؛ إن روح جين غودول السخية والمرحة تطغى على كل صفحة آسرة منه.
For a book that is detailing a bands work song by song to have the 'let's see what happens next' feeling is a brilliant achievement. You won't be disappointed, I'll tell you that! A thoroughly researched book by someone who clearly loves this band a great deal. The first examination of the group by acclaimed Mozipedia author Simon Goddard, it details the writing and rec. Ultimately, the book accomplished its goal: I listen to familiar songs with, ah, new ears, I sought out recordings previously unknown to me, and so on. If you see this book you will be impressed by it. I can't really say exactly what I expected, but this isn't it, but that's not a bad thing. I don't do that like I used to now that I use digital media.