Cultural Study of Popular Music Products

  • HONK!

    A Street Band Renaissance of Music and Activism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reebee Garofalo, Erin T. Allen, Andrew Snyder

    HONK! A Street Band Renaissance of Music and Activism describes the fast-growing and transnational phenomenon of street bands—particularly brass and percussion ensembles—and examines how this exciting phenomenon mobilizes communities to reimagine public spaces, protest injustice, and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Beggars Banquet and the Rolling Stones' Rock and Roll Revolution

    ‘They Call My Name Disturbance', 1st Edition

    Edited by Russell Reising

    The Rolling Stones’ Beggars Banquet is one of the seminal albums in rock history. Arguably it not only marks the advent of the ‘mature’ sound of the Rolling Stones but lays out a new blueprint for an approach to blues-based rock music that would endure for several decades. From its title to the…

    Hardback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series

  • Remixing European Jazz Culture

    1st Edition

    By Kristin McGee

    Remixing European Jazz Culture examines a jazz culture that emerged in the 1990s in cosmopolitan cities like Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Berlin, London, and Oslo—energized by the introduction of studio technologies into the live performance space, which has since developed into internationally-recognized…

    Paperback – 2019-12-17 
    Routledge
    Transnational Studies in Jazz

  • Made in Poland

    Studies in Popular Music, 1st Edition

    Edited by Patryk Galuszka

    Made in Poland: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Polish popular music. Each essay, written by a leading scholar of Polish music, covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in Poland and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • Made in Taiwan

    Studies in Popular Music, 1st Edition

    Edited by Eva Tsai, Tung-Hung Ho, Miaoju Jian

    Made in Taiwan: Studies in Popular Music serves as a comprehensive introduction to the history, sociology, and musicology of contemporary Taiwanese popular music. Each essay, written by a leading scholar of Taiwanese music, covers the major figures, styles, and social contexts of pop music in…

    Paperback – 2019-12-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge Global Popular Music Series

  • Jazz Diaspora

    Music and Globalism, 1st Edition

    By Bruce Johnson

    Jazz Diaspora: Music and Globalism is about the international diaspora of jazz, well underway within a year of the first jazz recordings in 1917. This book studies the processes of the global jazz diaspora and its implications for jazz historiography in general, arguing for its relevance…

    Paperback – 2019-11-11 
    Routledge
    Transnational Studies in Jazz

  • Radiohead and the Journey Beyond Genre

    Analysing Stylistic Debates and Transgressions, 1st Edition

    By Julia Ehmann

    Radiohead and the Journey Beyond Genre traces the uses and transgressions of genre in the music of Radiohead and studies the band’s varied reception in online and offline media. Radiohead’s work combines traditional rock sounds with a unique and experimental approach towards genre that sets the…

    Hardback – 2019-11-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Aging and Popular Music in Europe

    1st Edition

    By Abigail Gardner, Ros Jennings

    Opening up the dialogue between popular music studies and aging studies, this book offers a major exploration of age and popular music across Europe. Using a variety of methods to illustrate how age within popular music is contingent and compelling, the volume explores how it provokes curation and…

    Hardback – 2019-08-22
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Popular Music

  • Digital Sampling

    The Design and Use of Music Technologies, 1st Edition

    By Paul Harkins

    Digital Sampling is the first book about the design and use of sampling technologies that have shaped the sounds of popular music since the 1980s. Written in two parts, Digital Sampling begins with an exploration of the Fairlight CMI and how artists like Kate Bush and Peter Gabriel used it to…

    Paperback – 2019-08-19
    Routledge

  • God’s Song and Music’s Meanings

    Theology, Liturgy, and Musicology in Dialogue, 1st Edition

    Edited by James Hawkey, Ben Quash, Vernon White

    Taking seriously the practice and not just the theory of music, this ground-breaking collection of essays establishes a new standard for the interdisciplinary conversation between theology, musicology, and liturgical studies. The public making of music in our society happens more often in the…

    Hardback – 2019-08-07
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Theology, Imagination and the Arts

  • Musical Mobilities

    Son Jarocho and the Circulation of Tradition Across Mexico and the United States, 1st Edition

    By Alejandro Miranda Nieto

    How do musical practices move? Though technology increasingly plays a great part in establishing different degrees of spatial proximity, music making still seems to be tied to specific geographical locations, cultures or communities. The identity of musical traditions, in particular, is often…

    Paperback – 2019-07-29
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Ethnography

  • Music in the Role-Playing Game

    Heroes & Harmonies, 1st Edition

    Edited by William Gibbons, Steven Reale

    Music in the Role-Playing Game: Heroes & Harmonies offers the first scholarly approach focusing on music in the broad class of video games known as role-playing games, or RPGs. Known for their narrative sophistication and long playtimes, RPGs have long been celebrated by players for the quality…

    Paperback – 2019-07-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

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