- File Under Popular (paperback) - In Stock
File Under Popular: Theoretical and Critical Writings on Music by Chris Cutler
Published by ReR Megacorp, 1991, 184 pages
The Wire webshop price: £13
Postage and packing:
UK - free
Overseas airmail - £2
Subscribers to The Wire get a £2 discount off each copy.
Henry Cow founder and ReR label boss Chris Cutler takes on a fervent and deep approach to pop music arguing against the culture of alienation and for a meaningful form, arrived at through theory, consciousness and praxis.
Illustrated by Dirk Vallons. Writings on Sun Ra, The Residents, Phil Ochs and Elvis Presley, Progressive Music in the UK, Necessity and Choice in Musical Forms, and more.
Read Chris Cutler’s response to Kenneth Goldsmith’s epiphany on file sharing here .