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Jordaanlied

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Jordaanlied is a song genre native to Amsterdam and is named after Jordaan, an inner-city neighborhood. Located on the west side of the city center, Jordaan’s beacon is the Westertoren (West Tower), close to the Anne Frank House. The name...

Palingpop

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The tiny Dutch fishermen’s village of Volendam, which lies north of Amsterdam at the border of the IJsselmeer – formerly a saltwater ‘sea’ called Zuiderzee (South Sea), the subject of folklore and folksong – and is a Catholic enclave...

Utrecht

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

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: 275,000 (2004) The medieval city of Utrecht has long been an important center of politics, religion and culture. The only Dutch pope was from Utrecht (Hadrianus IV 1522–1523). Utrecht is an Archbishopric of the Roman...

Hawaiimuziek

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Hawaiimuziek, also known as Nederhawaiian (Hawaiian music produced in the Netherlands) was introduced to the Dutch East Indies (a Dutch colony) around 1920 by Hawaiian musicians Ernest Ka’ai and his Royal Hawaiian Troubadours. Some...

Nederbeat

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...In the first week of June 1964 three of the original Beatles, plus Ringo Starr’s stand-in Jimmy Nicol, visited the Netherlands for the first and last time, playing two live gigs and one recorded television show. As radio DJ Willem van...

Surjapop

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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...Surjapop, an acronym formed from Surinaamse-Javaanse pop (Surinamese-Javanese pop) and pronounced sur-ya-pop, is a genre of popular music of the Javanese diaspora in Suriname and their secondary diaspora in the Netherlands. It first emerged...

Kleinkunst

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Kleinkunst (literally ‘little art’) has different meanings in the Netherlands and in Flanders (the Dutch-speaking part of Belgium). In the Netherlands its meaning is close to that of cabaret as developed in France and Germany, referring...

Nederpop

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Nederpop is the overall term for homegrown Dutch popular music; it was coined in the late 1960s, when Dutch pop/rock was coming into its own. In a narrower sense the term is used to denote a particular era of Dutch-language rock that began...

Ultra

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Ultra (short for Ultramodernists) was a post-punk avant-garde experimental genre born in the Netherlands that attracted national and international attention between 1979 and 1983. Its prime movers were art students from the Rietveld Academy...

Mocroflavour

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Mocroflavour, alternatively called Maroc-hop or Maghrap, is the name of a subgenre of hip-hop created in the Netherlands by first-generation Dutch-Moroccans. It gained momentum in the aftermath of 9/11, 2001 and reached its first peak...