‘With Every Inconceivable Finesse, Excess, and Good Music’: Sex, Affect, and Techno at Snax Club in Berlin

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"For many centuries, Germany has enjoyed a reputation as the 'land of music'. But just how was this reputation established and transformed over time, and to what extent was it produced within or outside of Germany? Through case studies that range from Bruckner to the Beatles and from symphonies to dance-club music, this volume looks at how German musicians and their audiences responded to the most significant developments of the twentieth century, including mass media, technological advances, fascism, and war on an unprecedented scale"--

Bibliographic note

Book launched December 2018, but publication year (as per colophon) is 2019. Ebook has been requested for UoB library.


Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDreams of Germany
Subtitle of host publicationMusical Imaginaries from the Concert Hall to the Dance Floor
EditorsNeil Gregor, Thomas Irvine
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2018


  • Berlin, Germany, Electronic Dance Music, sexuality, gay men, affect