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Recontextualization and Fascist Music

Music as Multimodal Discourse

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Introduction The vast majority of work examining identity and politics in musicology, and in popular music studies in particular, presumes and sometimes explicitly argues that music is personally and socially therapeutic – that since music...

Political Parties and Pop

Lyndon C. S. Way

Lyndon C. S. Way is Lecturer in the Department of Media and Communication, Faculty of Arts and Humanities, at Liverpool Hope University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Popular Music and Multimodal Critical Discourse Studies : Ideology, Control, and Resistance in Turkey Since 2002

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...Election campaigns in Turkey are colorful affairs where flags and banners of political parties hang everywhere and anywhere vying for voters’ attention (see Figure 5.1). Vans and buses painted in the colors associated with each party drive...

Dylan From Magic To Poetry

David Boucher

David Boucher is Professor of Political Theory and Head of the School of European Studies at Cardiff University, UK and Deputy Pro-Vice-Chancellor for Staffing and Diversity.. He is the Chairman of the Trustees of the Collingwood Society and Director of the Collingwood and British Idealism Centre at Cardiff Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Dylan and Cohen : Poets of Rock and Roll

Continuum, 2014

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...“What do you think of Bob Dylan?” The premier songwriter of our generation. Still and always. He happens to be resting. He deserves a rest but have no fear, he will be back with much information and data about repose in the ‘90s....

Piosenka Zaangażowana

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Piosenka zaangażowana (politically involved song) was a very popular genre that emerged in Poland in the 1980s as a response to the current state of affairs of the country. Performed usually by singer-songwriters, it referred symbolically...

Arbeiterlied

Peter Wicke

Center for Popular Music Research, The Humboldt Univeristy, Berlin Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...‘Arbeiterlied’ is the German term for ‘workers’ song’, political songs of the organized labor movement. They arose in Germany in the middle of the nineteenth century, in parallel with the formation of the labor movement as a means...

Vietnam Diaspora

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume V : Locations: Asia and Oceania

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: ca. 2,000,000 (2000) From the early twentieth century, Vietnamese were living overseas as colonial subjects throughout the Francophile world. The earliest Vietnamese in France were students, factory workers...
...Being a member of society is an essential condition for becoming a conscious being and creating music. Introduction This chapter explores how a pop song can become (and remain) a critical site for counterhegemonic expression, through...

“I’ll Throw This Apple Atcha”: Mining and Meaning According to Billy Edd Wheeler

Rachel Lee Rubin

Rachel Lee Rubin is Professor of American Studies at the University of Massachusetts Boston, USA, where she directs the Center for the Study of Humanities, Culture, and Society. She has authored and edited numerous books on American popular culture including Well Met: Renaissance Faires and the American Counterculture, American Identities: An Introductory Textbook, American Popular Music: New Approaches to the Twentieth Century, and an upcoming title for Bloomsbury’s 33 1/3 series, Okie from Muskogee. She is a regular commentator on public radio and frequently quoted as a popular culture expert in the mainstream media. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Creative Activism : Conversations on Music, Film, Literature, and Other Radical Arts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...The trajectory of Billy Edd Wheeler’s life is striking. Born in 1932 in Whitesville, West Virginia, he grew up in a nearby small coal camp called Highcoal. The community, he recalls, was home to about 200 families; it was crowded...

Agitmuzyka

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Agitmuzyka (literally, ‘agitation music’; from the Latin agitatio – to bring to action, to impel) refers to a whole group of genres that were widely disseminated in the musical art of the USSR from the 1920s to the 1950s, encompassing...

Milano (Milan)

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

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: city – 1,298,000 (2001); metropolitan area – 4,540,000 (2001) Once known as Italy’s ‘moral capital’ (an expression that lost its force both because of the decline of the city’s industrial power and because...