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KISS: Glitter Rock (04:31)

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Kiss performs "C'mon and Love Me" live in this opening segment. Watch as Alice Cooper is "hanged" on stage.

David Bowie: Rock Star Archetype (02:10)

Bowie discusses rock'n roll and jazz. Watch as he performs "Ziggy Stardust" live.

A New Organized Rock Show (03:48)

Tull performs "Minstrel in the Gallery" live. Davis discusses the business side of glitter rock. Anderson comments on the new organized style of rock.

Perfecting the Presentation (05:23)

Tull compares his style with Bowie's. Moon performs "Do Me Good." Kirshner claims that "the name of the game is promoting your product."

Elton John: Escapist Music (04:02)

John's song "Your Song" plays in the background while images that display his fame are displayed. John plays "Pinball Wizard" live.

Roxy Music: A Triumph of Artifice (05:52)

Roxy Music performs "Sea Breezes" live. Bangs argues Roxy Music is a "triumph of artifice" and describes his first meeting with Ferry. Ferry discusses his musical style.

Theatricality in Rock (04:14)

Bangs critiques musical groups attempting to merge styles. Emerson, Lake, and Palmer perform live. Reddy performs "Angie Baby."

Anti-intellectualism in Rock (04:19)

Davis discusses what its like to work with artists. Glitter performs "Hello! Hello! I'm Back Again" as Bangs critiques anti-intellectualism in rock.

Repackaging Rock (03:21)

Labelle performs "Lady Marmalade" live as Bangs comments on the repackaging of music as a "self-indulgent" act.

Eric Clapton (09:55)

Clapton describes how he thought of himself as a rock star. Cream performs live at the Farewell Concert in 1968. Bangs discounts the "amazing achievement" of Clapton's sobriety.

Bob Marley (01:55)

Marley and the Wailers perform "Lively Up Yourself" live as Bangs argues that glitter rock is disposable.

Credits: Whatever Gets You Through the Night: Glitter Rock—All You Need Is Love: A History of Popular Music (02:00)

Credits: Whatever Gets You Through the Night: Glitter Rock—All You Need Is Love: A History of Popular Music

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Whatever Gets You Through the Night: Glitter Rock—All You Need Is Love: A History of Popular Music

Part of the Series : All You Need Is Love—A History of Popular Music
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Description

This film features the rise of glitter rock in the early 1970s. The following artists are featured: Alice Cooper , David Bowie , Cream , Eric Clapton , Jethro Tull , Helen Reddy , Elton John , Bob Marley , Keith Moon , Kiss , Marie and Donny Osmond , Clive Davis , and Lester Bangs.

Length: 52 minutes

Item#: BVL110378

ISBN: 978-1-68272-602-0

Copyright date: ©2008

Closed Captioned

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