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Rock Star This page intentionally left blank ROCK STAR The Making of Musical Icons from Elvis to Springsteen DAVID R. SHUMWAY Foreword by Anthony De Curtis © 2014 Johns Hopkins University Press All rights reserved. Published 2014 Printed in the United States of America on acid-free paper 9 8 7 6 5 4 3 2 1 Johns Hopkins University Press 2715 North Charles Street Baltimore, Maryland 21218-4363 Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Shumway, David R. Rock star : the making of musical icons from Elvis to Springsteen / David R. Shumway ; foreword by Anthony DeCurtis. pages cm Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN-13: 978-1-4214-1392-1 (hardcover : alk. paper) ISBN-13: 978-1-4214-1393-8 (electronic) ISBN-10: 1-4214-1392-2 (hardcover : alk. paper) ISBN-10: 1-4214-1393-0 (electronic) 1. Rock musicians—United States. 2. Rock groups—United States. 3. Popular culture—United States. 4. Fame—Social aspects—United States. 5. Rock music—Social aspects— United States. I. Title. ML3918.R63.S58 2014 306.4'8426—dc23 2013043622 A catalog record for this book is available from the British Library. Special discounts are available for bulk purchases of this book. For more information, please contact Special Sales at 410-516-6936 or Johns Hopkins University Press uses environmentally friendly book materials, including recycled text paper that is composed of at least 30 percent post-consumer waste, whenever possible. For Travis, future rock star—in whatever field he chooses This page intentionally left blank ...


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