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Pig City

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Pig City by Andrew Stafford
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From cult heroes the Saints and the Go-Betweens to national icons Powderfinger and international stars Savage Garden, Brisbane has produced more than its share of great bands. But behind the music lay a ghost city of malice and corruption. Pressed under the thumb of the Bjelke-Petersen government and its toughest enforcers the police Brisbane s musicians, radio announcers and political activists braved ignorance, harassment and often violence to be heard. Pig City maps the shifts in musical, political and cultural consciousness that have shaped the city s history and identity, this is Brisbane s story the story of how a city finally grew up.

Author Biography

Authors Bio, not available
Release date NZ
May 1st, 2006
Collection
Country of Publication
Australia
Imprint
University of Queensland Press
Pages
392
Dimensions
142x207x29
ISBN-13
9780702235610
Product ID
1691940

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