Rock's Backpages Library Rock's Backpages

MTV's Unconventional Amp Takes A Stab At Reinventing Popular Music for the 21st century

Matt Hanks, Memphis Flyer, 27 March 1997

SO YOU'VE HEARD about this new craze that's all the rage with the kids. Although it has yet to produce its first teen idol, 'electronica' is the word on the lips of everyone who muses on music these days. Proponents tout it as new rock for the post-modern age, while detractors say it "just sounds like disco".

Total word count of piece: 818

Subscribe

Becoming a member is easy. Membership gives you access to all the thousands of articles in the library.

Click here to go to Subscribe page.

Click here for academic and other group subscriptions.

Login


Login via your library

If your local library has signed up with Rock's Backpages, please enter your card number below: