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Funny, intelligent views of small-town life and pop-culture. Classic rock fans will enjoy it.Published 7 months ago by Corey
My roommate lent me this book, which I believe he bought on a lark in Union Station (DC), to distract himself during the nine-hour train ride to Boston. Read morePublished on July 5 2004 by "justinchend"
This is one of the best metal-related books I've ever read. It focuses on the 80's hair metal scene and it's affect on pop culture, as well as seeing how that music reflected the... Read morePublished on July 2 2004 by Justin G.
With a title like "Fargo Rock City," and especially with a subtitle promising "A Heavy Metal Odyssey in Rural North Dakota," I was excited about this book. Read morePublished on April 2 2004 by Timothy A. Rundquist
At the very end of his Midwestern memoir/history of hair metal Klosterman writes: "Very often, I inexplicably embrace the same ideas I just finished railing against: Part of... Read morePublished on Feb. 1 2004 by A. Ross
Chuck Klosterman's book of heavy metal criticism is really a book about himself. He reveals, by writing about the music he loved growing up, all the attachments teenagers make to... Read morePublished on Nov. 17 2003 by Clinton Williamson
"Fargo Rock City" is an autobiographical look at how the heavy metal bands of the 80's affected the author, Chuck Klosterman, during his youth in North Dakota. Read morePublished on Sept. 10 2003 by E A Glaser