Paul Lester Lady Gaga: Looking for Fame

ISBN 13: 9781849384056

Lady Gaga: Looking for Fame

3.8 avg rating
( 70 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781849384056: Lady Gaga: Looking for Fame

This electrifying biography explores Stefani Germanotta's rapid rise to global stardom in the guise of the outrageous Lady Gaga. Hers has been a triumph achieved with the help of wild image-making, infectious pop hits and a teasing strand of ambiguous sexuality that has turned her into a gay icon. At heart it's the story of a unique self-made phenomenon - a Madonna for today. As an adoring fan of Freddie Mercury and David Bowie, Lady Gaga took the essence of 80s glam an reinvented it for the digital age. Commercially successful and critically accepted she shot from obscurity on Manhattan's club scene to worldwide fame in just a couple of years. This is the in-depth examination of her high-speed rise in the fame game, reported with a mix of admiration and sharp journalistic insight.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Paul Lester was Features Editor of Melody Maker before leaving to start music and movie magazine Uncut where he was deputy editori until 2006. Since 2007, he has interviewed nearly 100 musicians and actors for the Guardian, Guardian Unlimited Music, the Daily Telegraph and the Sunday Times and sleevenotes on everyone from Elkie Brooks to The Sex Pistols. He has written nine rock and pop biographies and has co-authored the Virgin Encyclopedia of Rock.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Lester, Paul
Published by Omnibus Press 2010-09-01 (2010)
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Ebooksweb COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press 2010-09-01, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 1849384053. Bookseller Inventory # Z1849384053ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.65
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Lester, Paul
Published by Omnibus Press
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1849384053. Bookseller Inventory # Z1849384053ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Lester, Paul
Published by Omnibus Press
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1849384053. Bookseller Inventory # Z1849384053ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Lester, Paul
Published by Omnibus Press
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
Bookhouse COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1849384053. Bookseller Inventory # Z1849384053ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Lester, Paul
Published by Omnibus Press
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
BookShop4U
(PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1849384053. Bookseller Inventory # Z1849384053ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Lester, Paul
Published by Omnibus Press
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 6
Seller:
Vital Products COM LLC
(Southampton, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 1849384053. Bookseller Inventory # Z1849384053ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.66
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Paul Lester
Published by OMNIBUS PRESS, United Kingdom (2010)
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description OMNIBUS PRESS, United Kingdom, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. This electrifying biography explores Stefani Germanotta s rapid rise to global stardom in the guise of the outrageous Lady Gaga. Hers has been a triumph achieved with the help of wild image-making, infectious pop hits and a teasing strand of ambiguous sexuality that has turned her into a gay icon. At heart it s the story of a unique self-made phenomenon - a Madonna for today. As an adoring fan of Freddie Mercury and David Bowie, Lady Gaga took the essence of 80s glam an reinvented it for the digital age. Commercially successful and critically accepted she shot from obscurity on Manhattan s club scene to worldwide fame in just a couple of years. This is the in-depth examination of her high-speed rise in the fame game, reported with a mix of admiration and sharp journalistic insight. Bookseller Inventory # AMS9781849384056

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 9.49
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Paul Lester
Published by OMNIBUS PRESS, United Kingdom (2010)
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description OMNIBUS PRESS, United Kingdom, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. This electrifying biography explores Stefani Germanotta s rapid rise to global stardom in the guise of the outrageous Lady Gaga. Hers has been a triumph achieved with the help of wild image-making, infectious pop hits and a teasing strand of ambiguous sexuality that has turned her into a gay icon. At heart it s the story of a unique self-made phenomenon - a Madonna for today. As an adoring fan of Freddie Mercury and David Bowie, Lady Gaga took the essence of 80s glam an reinvented it for the digital age. Commercially successful and critically accepted she shot from obscurity on Manhattan s club scene to worldwide fame in just a couple of years. This is the in-depth examination of her high-speed rise in the fame game, reported with a mix of admiration and sharp journalistic insight. Bookseller Inventory # AMS9781849384056

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 10.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Omnibus Press
Published by Omnibus Press (2011)
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Orbiting Books
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press, 2011. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Next day dispatch from the UK (Mon-Fri). Please contact us with any queries. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000433729

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 5.18
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.23
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Paul Lester Ph.D. Jou
Published by Omnibus Press (2010)
ISBN 10: 1849384053 ISBN 13: 9781849384056
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Omnibus Press, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX1849384053

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
US$ 14.78
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book