Articles about Rock Music

Lou Reed's "Ostrich" Tuning as an Aesthetic Point of Articulation
Rock Music Studies (2016) Vol. 3, No. 2, pp. 148-156

The author argues that an unusual guitar tuning known as "Ostrich" served as a point of articulation between the differing musical practices of Lou Reed and John Cale when they came together as the Velvet Underground. The implications of the ...