No Wave. NO WAVE, Marc MASTERS.

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No Wave.

London: Black Dog Publishing, nd. (2008). First edition. 4to. Wrps., 206pp. Illustrated throughout with concert photos, record covers, flyers, etc. (mostly b/w, some colour). Foreword by Weasel Walter. A comprehensive history of No Wave and its conjunction of primitive, irreducible noise and avant-garde performance art, from Suicide and Richard Hell, via Teenage Jesus and the Jerks, James Chance's Contortions, Mars and DNA to ESG and Sonic Youth. Includes a chapter on No Wave Cinema, and a selected discography. Near Fine.

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