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Cosmic Rock

Peter Wicke

Center for Popular Music Research, The Humboldt Univeristy, Berlin Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XI : Genres: Europe

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Cosmic rock is an umbrella term for synthesizer- and sequencer-based rock music that is said to contain ‘cosmic’ or ‘intergalactic’ references. The term was coined by German journalist and record label founder Rolf-Ulrich Kaiser (b. 1943...