The Resource Utopia Avenue : a novel, David Mitchell

Utopia Avenue : a novel, David Mitchell

Label
Utopia Avenue : a novel
Title
Utopia Avenue
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
David Mitchell
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the author of The Bone Clocks and Cloud Atlas, Utopia Avenue may be the most extraordinary British band you've never heard of. Emerging from London's psychedelic scene in 1967 and fronted by folksinger Elf Holloway, guitar demigod Jasper de Zoet and blues bassist Dean Moss, Utopia Avenue released only two LPs during its brief blazing journey from the clubs of Soho and draughty ballrooms to Top of the Pops and the Top 10; to Amsterdam, Rome and a fateful American fortnight in the autumn of 1968. David Mitchell's novel is the story of Utopia Avenue and its age; of riots in the street and revolutions in the head; of drugs and thugs, schizophrenia, love, sex, grief, art; of the families we choose and the ones we don't; of fame's Faustian pact and stardom's wobbly ladder. Do we change the world or does the world change us? Utopia means 'nowhere' but might it be somewhere, if only we knew how to look?
Cataloging source
NLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mitchell, David
Dewey number
823.92
Index
no index present
LC call number
823.92 M39.7
Literary form
novels
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Musicians
  • Bands (Music)
  • Rock music
  • Fame
  • Popular culture
  • London (England)
Label
Utopia Avenue : a novel, David Mitchell
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
574 pages
Isbn
9780345809810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1128272743
  • (OCoLC)1128272743
Label
Utopia Avenue : a novel, David Mitchell
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
574 pages
Isbn
9780345809810
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • on1128272743
  • (OCoLC)1128272743

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