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Arfur: teenage pinball queen

Nik Cohn

Arfur: teenage pinball queen

a novel.

by Nik Cohn

  • 41 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Simon and Schuster in New York .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.C6785 Ar3, PR6053.O38 Ar3
The Physical Object
Pagination184 p.
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5316490M
ISBN 100671208187
LC Control Number72139618
OCLC/WorldCa134168


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ARFUR is historically important because the author Nik Cohn was a top rock and roll journalist and was more or less responsible for The Who's TOMMY being about a Pinball Wizard. When the The Who showed an early version of TOMMY to the pinball-addicted Cohn, he said it was "ok".3/5(1).

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The author, a rock reviewer, has provided this freaky but fascinating study of a ""teenage pinball queen."" It takes place after the fall of the personality destined to become Arfur, a ten-year-old girl child who crashes through a contemporary Looking Glass into a world where freaks pass the time of day.

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Archive: Nik Cohn. An interview from the back pages with the Derry writer and “Arfur Teenage Pinball Queen” (which The Who borrowed for “Tommy”).

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Arfur. Teenage Pinball Queen. A novel. Mar by Nik Cohn Hardcover. £ More Buying Choices by Nik Cohn Hardcover. £ More Buying Choices Book Depository Books With Free Delivery Worldwide. Nik Cohn was the original rock & roll writer. Arriving in London from Northern Ireland ina he covered the Swinging Sixties for The Observer, The Sunday Times, Playboy, Queen and the New York Times and he published the classic rock history Awopbopaloobop Alopbamboom in Later he moved to America and wrote a short story that was filmed as Saturday Night Fever.

Kit figured the Opera needed something more. Pinball came up, and Pete rewrote a few lines in various songs to include a pinball reference, and came up with Pinball Wizard song.

In the interview Pete references Nik Cohns' novel, 'Arfur Teenage Pinball Queen'. Although that book is copy written in Written: I Am Still The Greatest Says Johnny Angelo is Nik Cohn's hymn to rock as myth, in all its crazed, absurd and glorious excess.

Partly based on the legendary rocker, P J Proby, Johnny Angelo is the pop star to end all pop stars - narcissistic, mock-heroic and massively destructive. Arfur Teenage pinball queen (3) Argentina (2) Ari Up (1) Arrigo Cipriani (3) Arsène Lupin (2) arte (1) arte e famiglia d'artista (1) articolo 25 legge n.

del 22 aprile (1) articolo 3 della Costituzione (1) articolo 70 della legge n. del 22 aprile (1) artista. Awopbopaloobop Alopbamboom: The book that declared pop music dead Nik Cohn thought John Lennon ‘self-pitying’, Led Zeppelin ‘embarra. Nik Cohn used to be a rock reviewer, which may explain how he happened to write a story called Arfur, Teenage Pinball Queen (), but he's certainly not a novelist yet.

Queen and the New York Times and he published the classic rock history Awopbopaloobop Alopbamboom in Later he moved to America and wrote Tribal Rites of the Saturday Night that inspired Saturday Night Fever.

His other books include Rock Dreams (with Guy Peellaert), Arfur Teenage Pinball Queen (which helped inspire the Who's Tommy) and Yes.

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Later he moved to America and wrote a short story that was filmed as Saturday Night Fever. His other books include Rock Dreams (with Guy Peellaert), Arfur Teenage Pinball Queen (which helped inspire the Who's Tommy) and Yes We Have :   My son Frankie - my secondborn - is studying this at A Level.

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Arfur: teenage pinball queen;: A novel by Nik Cohn avg rating — 7 ratings — published — 3 editions. "Arfur: Teenage Pinball Queen" by Nik Cohn. There is a rumor that Pete Townsend was inspired by the early version of this novel to write "Pinball Wizard." "The Fan Man" by William Kotzwinkle.

Trying to impress critic Nik Coln into a better review (Pete had played a early test press for Coln who liked it but thought it could be better) he wrote Pinball Wizard as Coln was a big fan. Coln had just published a novel "Arfur: Teenage Pinball Queen" about the 10 year girl in the photo. Pete came up with the idea of making Tommy a pinball wizard instead of a guru in order to lighten the heavy spiritual overtones, and to score a good review from his journalist friend Nik Cohn, who was a fan of pinball and was writing a book called Arfur: Teenage Pinball Queen.

The song Pinball Wizard was released as a single a couple months. De aparecer alguno más por estos lares, le gustaría que fuese 'King Death' o 'Arfur: Teenage pinball queen'.

En breve, ojalá, Cohn debería acabar otra opción: el famoso 'Dirty pictures', "largo proyecto de ficción que intenta sintetizar, a través de un puñado de historias entrelazadas, lo que ha significado vivir en esta era, de al Author: Ficciones. Nik Cohn; Nik Cohn (primary author only) Author division.

Nik Cohn is currently considered a "single author." If one or more works are by a distinct, homonymous authors, go ahead and split the author. Includes. Nik Cohn is composed of 3 names. You can examine and separate out names. Combine with. Cambridge Core - American Studies - American Literature in Transition, – - edited by Kirk Curnutt.

Huge collection of and. Showcasing in stock and ready for shipping today on the internet. In seinem nächsten Buch, “Arfur: Teenage Pinball Queen” (), griff Nik Cohn das Thema dann auch selbst auf. The Pretty Things’ “S.F. Sorrow” in voller Länge: Share this. On the spur of the moment, Townshend - who knew Cohn to be a pinball fanatic (later evidenced in his novella, Arfur Teenage Pinball Queen) - proposed the new song.

"It'll be a masterpiece," Cohn enthused, prompting Townshend to incorporate pinball as a central theme for the entire rock opera. Macc Flashback: Remembering The Macc Lads Posted by: Graham Rae in Feature Articles December 2, 9 Comments “I honestly just think we do have people in this country now who’re just a bit fucking humourless, and they just don’t know when you’re joking.

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