Another new book to be added to already overcrowded shelf…

Simon Reynolds’s Retromania is described as “the first book to examine the retro delirium that has taken over pop culture… Is it a dearth of innovation that inspires the chronic nostalgia for the lost golden ages of rock’s youth? Or have we become victims of our ever-expanding capacity to store, share and instantly access cultural data, a historically unprecedented phenomenon symbolized by the rise of the iPod and YouTube?”

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