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  • Boy Bands and the Performance of Pop Masculinity book cover

    Boy Bands and the Performance of Pop Masculinity

    1st Edition

    By Georgina Gregory

    Boy Bands and the Performance of Pop Masculinity provides a history of the boy band from the Beatles to One Direction, placing the modern male pop group within the wider context of twentieth- and twenty-first-century popular music and culture. Offering the first extended look at pop masculinity as…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • Popular Music and the Politics of Hope: Queer and Feminist Interventions book cover

    Popular Music and the Politics of Hope

    Queer and Feminist Interventions, 1st Edition

    Edited by Susan Fast, Craig Jennex

    In today’s culture, popular music is a vital site where ideas about gender and sexuality are imagined and disseminated. Popular Music and the Politics of Hope: Queer and Feminist Interventions explores what that means with a wide-ranging collection of chapters that consider the many ways in which…

    Paperback – 2019-04-23 
    Routledge

  • World Music Pedagogy, Volume VI: School-Community Intersections book cover

    World Music Pedagogy, Volume VI: School-Community Intersections

    1st Edition

    By Patricia Shehan Campbell, Chee Hoo Lum

    World Music Pedagogy, Volume VI: School-Community Intersections provides students with a resource for delving into the meaning of "world music" across a broad array of community contexts and develops the multiple meanings of community relative to teaching and learning music of global and local…

    Paperback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge World Music Pedagogy Series

  • The Music of George Harrison book cover

    The Music of George Harrison

    1st Edition

    By Thomas MacFarlane

    George Harrison was one of the most prolific popular music composers of the late 20th century. During his tenure with the Beatles, he caught the wave of 1960s pop culture and began channeling its pervasive influence through his music. Often described as "The Invisible Singer," his solo recordings…

    Paperback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge

  • John Williams: Changing the Culture of the Classical Guitar: Performance, perception, education and construction book cover

    John Williams: Changing the Culture of the Classical Guitar

    Performance, perception, education and construction, 1st Edition

    By Michael O'Toole

    This book assesses the influence and reception of many different forms of guitar playing upon the classical guitar and more specifically through the prism of John Williams. Beginning with an examination of Andrés Segovia and his influence upon Williams’ life’s work, a further three incisive…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Research in Music

  • The Sound State of Uzbekistan: Popular Music and Politics in the Karimov Era book cover

    The Sound State of Uzbekistan

    Popular Music and Politics in the Karimov Era, 1st Edition

    By Kerstin Klenke

    The Sound State of Uzbekistan: Popular Music and Politics in the Karimov Era is a pioneering study of the intersection between popular music and state politics in Central Asia. Based on 20 months of fieldwork and archival research in Tashkent, this book explores a remarkable era in Uzbekistan’s…

    Hardback – 2019-05-06 
    Routledge
    SOAS Studies in Music Series

  • The Routledge Companion to Popular Music and Humor book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Popular Music and Humor

    1st Edition

    Edited by Thomas M. Kitts, Nick Baxter-Moore

    An essential part of human expression, humor plays a role in all forms of art, and humorous and comedic aspects have always been part of popular music. For the first time, The Routledge Companion to Popular Music and Humor draws together scholarship exploring how the element of humor interacts with…

    Hardback – 2019-05-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Music Companions

  • Metal, Rap, and Electro in Post-Revolutionary Tunisia: A Fragile Underground book cover

    Metal, Rap, and Electro in Post-Revolutionary Tunisia

    A Fragile Underground, 1st Edition

    By Stefano Barone

    Metal, Rap, and Electro in Tunisia is a trip into the music scenes of Tunisia after the Arab Springs. Based on extensive field research, the book explores the social life of heavy metal, rap, and electronic music in a North African country whose mass revolution of 2010/2011 led the way to a…

    Hardback – 2019-05-13 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Aspects of Early English Keyboard Music before c.1630 book cover

    Aspects of Early English Keyboard Music before c.1630

    1st Edition

    Edited by David J. Smith

    English keyboard music reached an unsurpassed level of sophistication in the late sixteenth and early seventeenth centuries as organists such as William Byrd and his students took a genre associated with domestic, amateur performance and treated it as seriously as vocal music. This book draws…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Historical Keyboard Series

  • Citizenship in the Latin American Upper and Middle Classes: Ethnographic Perspectives on Culture, Politics, and Consumption book cover

    Citizenship in the Latin American Upper and Middle Classes

    Ethnographic Perspectives on Culture, Politics, and Consumption, 1st Edition

    Edited by Fiorella Montero-Diaz, Franka Winter

    The problem of citizenship has long affected Latin America, simultaneously producing inclusion and exclusion; division and unity. Its narrative and practice both reflect and contribute to the region’s profound inequalities. However, citizenship is usually studied on the margins of society. Despite…

    Hardback – 2019-05-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Sociology

  • Focus: Music and Religion of Morocco book cover

    Focus: Music and Religion of Morocco

    1st Edition

    By Christopher Witulski

    Focus: Music and Religion of Morocco introduces the region and its history, highlighting how the pressures of religious life, post-colonial economic struggle, and global media come together within Moroccan musical life. Musical practices contextualize and clarify global historical and contemporary…

    Paperback – 2019-05-17 
    Routledge
    Focus on World Music Series

  • Critical Perspectives on Michael Finnissy: Bright Futures, Dark Pasts book cover

    Critical Perspectives on Michael Finnissy

    Bright Futures, Dark Pasts, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ian Pace, Nigel McBride

    The composer and pianist Michael Finnissy (b. 1946) is an unmistakeable presence in the British and international new music scene, both for his immeasurable generosity as prolific composer for many different types of musicians, major advocate for the works of others, and performer and conductor who…

    Hardback – 2019-05-31 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Studies in Theory and Analysis of Music After 1900

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