Front cover of The Beat Goes On, showing two different music groups playing on stage.

The Beat Goes On: Liverpool, Popular Music and the Changing City






Regular price
£9.95
Sale price
£5.00
Unit price
per 
Become a member and save up to 15%

Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

Description

In 2001 the Guinness Book of Records declared Liverpool ‘City of Pop’, reflecting its status as the British city that has produced the most hit records relative to the size of its population. But why is Liverpool so important musically and how has it sustained its importance, from the Beatles to the Zutons and beyond?

The Beat Goes On is a critical historical account of popular music in Liverpool which explores the contextual, creative and geographical factors that have contributed to the city’s status as a major centre of creativity within Anglo-American popular music.

 

Specification

Format: 194 pages,  paperback
Publisher: Liverpool University Press (2010) 
ISBN: 978-1-846311901 
Dimensions: 234 x 157 x 14mm

 

Deliveries

Due to the current lock-down measures some of our orders may take slightly longer than usual to reach you, rest assured we are doing our best to deliver as quickly and as safely as possible. Orders are currently being dispatched between Monday and Friday. If you have any queries, please e-mail onlinesales@liverpoolmuseums.org.uk

Standard UK delivery is by Royal Mail and costs £3.50 but may be more for heavier parcels. Most items take between 1 and 5 working days to be delivered.

We use Royal Mail's airmail service to post overseas. This can take from 1 to 4 weeks and costs from £6.00 in Europe and £6.50 for the rest of the world. As with UK delivery, this may be more for heavier parcels. Please be aware there may be local duty and/or taxes payable on goods delivered outside the UK. National Museums Liverpool are not responsible for paying these charges and they are not included in your payment to us.

If you would like to order a large number of items, it may be worth contacting us directly to enquire about shipping costs.

 

Returns

If you are not totally satisfied with your order, please return it to us. Goods must be returned in the same condition you received them within 28 days of receiving the order. We will issue a refund or replacement at your request subject to certain conditions being met.

For more details go to the Delivery and Returns Page.

Gift ideas

From handmade jewellery to unique art-inspired accessories, we have a great range of gift ideas.

Shop Now
spotlight__background_image