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Csárdás

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Csárdás (from the Hungarian word csárda, meaning pub; in Czech and Slovakian čardáš) is a circular couple dance of Hungarian origin and a musical piece or song based on this dance. It is considered the national dance and musical style...

Searching for International Success in Europe’s Periphery: The Case of Gin Ga and Fran Palermo

Ewa Mazierska

Ewa Mazierska is Professor of Film Studies at the University of Central Lancashire, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popular Music in the Post-Digital Age : Politics, Economy, Culture and Technology

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...This chapter considers the careers of two young indie bands, Gin Ga and Fran Palermo, operating on the peripheries of the pop music industry in Austria and Hungary, respectively. I am interested in establishing how wider circumstances...

‘They Sold the Festival Out!’ Axionormativity as the Future of Festivals

Popular Music in the Post-Digital Age : Politics, Economy, Culture and Technology

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

Scholarly Books

...‘This festival is over!’ shouted a group of young women and men, their clenched fists up in the air. ‘They sold the festival out!’ A 30-year-old punk wearing a studded jacket was the loudest. The words chanted by a dozen or so people...

Heavy Metal in Hungary

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The first Hungarian metal bands, Pokolgép and Ossian, were formed in the early 1980s, playing music in the vein of the early British and German heavy metal bands (Iron Maiden, Judas Priest, Accept). The very first Hungarian metal album...

Budapest

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VII : Locations: Europe

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: 1,836,000 (1999) Budapest is the capital of Hungary. It is situated on the river Danube in the center of the northern part of the country. The first town on this site, built...

Verbunkos

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Verbunkos is a Hungarian music and dance genre of considerable importance to the development of music in Hungary and elsewhere in Europe in the nineteenth century. It first emerged as a genre in its own right in the last third...

Lakodalmas Rock

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Lakodalmas (wedding) rock is music for Hungarian party occasions with traditional or topical texts, played on electric instruments and synthesizer. It became popular in the 1980s, at the end of the socialist period. Excluded from...

Punk in Hungary

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Any attempt to understand the origins, transformations and subsequent recollections of punk in Hungary requires a theoretical and conceptual disclaimer. Punk historiography has to bear in mind that in many places and periods punk has...

Hip-Hop in Hungary

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...After sporadic experiments with hip-hop forms in Hungarian music in the mid- to late 1980s, the local rap scene began to take shape from the mid-1990s on, becoming a fully blown genre with durable independent labels, established artists...

Magyarnóta

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Magyarnóta (Hungarian song) is a song form with a simple structure and Hungarian lyrics that first evolved in the cities of Hungary in the early 1800s, developed during the nineteenth century and emerged in its final form in the later...