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  • Goth Music

    From Sound to Subculture

    By Isabella van Elferen, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock

     Is "goth music" a genre, and if so, how does it relate to the goth subculture? The music played at goth club nights and festivals encompasses a broad range of musical substyles, from gloomy Batcave reverberations to neo-medieval bagpipe drones and from the lush vocals of goth metal to the…

    Hardback – 2015-11-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Jazz and Totalitarianism

    Edited by Bruce Johnson

    Paperback – 2015-10-14 
    Routledge
    Transnational Studies in Jazz

  • Record Label Marketing

    How Music Companies Brand and Market Artists in the Digital Era, 3rd Edition

    By Clyde Philip Rolston, Amy Macy, Tom Hutchison, Paul Allen

    Record Label Marketing, Third Edition is the essential resource to help you understand how recorded music is professionally marketed. Fully updated to reflect current trends in the industry, this edition is designed to benefit marketing professionals, music business students, and independent…

    Paperback – 2015-10-12 
    Focal Press

  • Popular Music Industries and the State

    Policy Notes

    By Shane Homan, Martin Cloonan, Jennifer Cattermole

    This volume studies the relationships between government and the popular music industries, comparing three Anglophone nations: Scotland, New Zealand and Australia. At a time when issues of globalization and locality are seldom out of the news, musicians, fans, governments, and industries are forced…

    Hardback – 2015-10-01 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Made in Japan

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Toru Mitsui

    Made in Japan serves as a comprehensive and rigorous introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Japanese popular music. Each essay, written by a leading scholar of Japanese music, covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in Japan and…

    Paperback – 2015-09-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • John Fogerty

    An American Son

    By Thomas M. Kitts

    This is the first critical biography to explore John Fogerty's life and his music. When inducting Creedence Clearwater Revival into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1993, Bruce Springsteen referred to the "music’s power and its simplicity… [its] beauty and poetry and a sense of…

    Paperback – 2015-08-30 
    Routledge

  • Breaking Records

    100 Years of Hits

    By William Ruhlmann

    First Published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge

  • Maracatu Atomico

    Tradition, Modernity, and Postmodernity in the Mangue Movement and the "New Music Scene" of Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

    By Philip Galinsky

    "Maracatu Atômico" is the first academic work to investigate the mangue movement, one of Brazil's most vital pop culture trends of the last thirty years, and the related "new music scene" of Northeast Brazil. Contending with the widespread poverty and social problems, mangue places a renewed value…

    Paperback – 2015-08-20 
    Routledge
    Current Research in Ethnomusicology: Outstanding Dissertations

  • Popular Music Fandom

    Identities, Roles and Practices

    Edited by Mark Duffett

    This book explores popular music fandom from a cultural studies perspective that incorporates popular music studies, audience research, and media fandom. The essays draw together recent work on fandom in popular music studies and begin a dialogue with the wider field of media fan research, raising…

    Paperback – 2015-07-15
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Globalization and Popular Music in South Korea

    Sounding Out K-Pop

    By Michael Fuhr

    This book offers an in-depth study of the globalization of contemporary South Korean idol pop music, or K-Pop, visiting K-Pop and its multiple intersections with political, economic, and cultural formations and transformations. It provides detailed insights into the transformative process in and…

    Hardback – 2015-07-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Made in France

    Studies in Popular Music

    Edited by Gerome Guibert, Catherine Rudent

    Made in France: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary French popular music. The volume consists of essays by scholars of French popular music, and covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts…

    Hardback – 2015-06-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • Authorship Roles in Popular Music

    Issues and Debates

    By Ron Moy

    Authorship Roles in Popular Music applies the critical concept of auteur theory to popular music via different aspects of production and creativity. Through critical analysis of the music itself, this book contextualizes key concepts of authorship relating to gender, race, technology, originality,…

    Paperback – 2015-06-25
    Routledge

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