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Hit men

power brokers and fast money inside the music business

by Fredric Dannen

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementFrederic Dannen.
The Physical Object
Pagination387p. :
Number of Pages387
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17409004M
ISBN 100099813106

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The two basic themes are mob involvement and music executives' dalliances." —Chicago Tribune "A detailed profile of the handful of individuals who control Cited by: Jul 07,  · In some ways, Fred Dannen's rock-industry expose HIT MEN is less compelling than Marc Eliot's similar ROCKONOMICS: it covers only the 70s and 80s (with a bit of dirt about earlier eras) while Eliot surveys the entire history of the recording industry (through the late 80s)/5.

May 07,  · "Hit Men" pulls back the curtain on the major players and activities in the record business over a period of several decades and reveals some extremely ugly and disheartening truths about how that business operates. I doubt anyone reading this book will regard the music business or the radio business with anything other than contempt from now on/5(79).

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