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Music, Religion and Protest

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Religion and Popular Music

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Beginning a chapter on music, religion and protest with a quotation from poetry may seem incongruous. Yet the poet in question, Seamus Heaney (1939–2013), who was the recipient of the 1995 Nobel Prize in Literature, possessed one...
...Introduction Turkey’s 2013 protests started in Istanbul’s Gezi Park on 28 May as a demonstration by a few city planners and environmentalists to save a public green space. By 31 May, approximately three and a half million people were...

On the Good Side: Antiwar Music in the 2000s

Robert Loss

Robert Loss is an assistant professor in Writing, Literature, and Philosophy at Columbus College of Art and Design, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nothing Has Been Done Before : Seeking the New in 21st-Century American Popular Music

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Art is not a mirror with which to reflect reality, but a hammer with which to shape it. The Town—A Witch Hunt—Breaking and Mending Bones There was once a good girl who went rogue and was shamed on the public square. You probably know her...

Online Music in Social Movements

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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...Right was the tyrant king who once said, “Beware of a movement that sings” . . . Whenever and wherever the opposed challenge the old order, songs are on their lips. (Industrial Workers of the World [Wobblies] in Fowke and Glazer 1973: 9...

Euskal Herria (The Basque Country)

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

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: 2,902,962 (2001) Euskal Herria (The Basque Country) is situated between France and Spain, at the western end of the Pyrenees mountain range, and is politically divided between these two states. Basques are considered...

Interpreting Dylan And Cohen

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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...One might apply that contrast of [VVilliam| Blake and [P. B.| Shelley to one of the essential differences between Dylan and another poet-singer, Leonard Cohen. Cohen in any case often paddles in the maudlin, but an associated weakness...
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...Often considered to be the founding father of intentionally recorded American folk music, Woody Guthrie’s career was as much that of a storyteller and journalist as that of musician. Guthrie was born to a middle-class family in Okemah...

Music Videos against Government Policies

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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...From 2006 until 2010, I was the manager of a radio station which we claimed played music not heard on the multitude of Turkish radio stations. This was a great chance for me to be exposed to a huge variety of Turkish music. A year after I...

Living in the Interval: Political Hip-Hop, Rap, Revolution, and To Pimp a Butterfly

Robert Loss

Robert Loss is an assistant professor in Writing, Literature, and Philosophy at Columbus College of Art and Design, USA. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Nothing Has Been Done Before : Seeking the New in 21st-Century American Popular Music

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...1. Sandra Bland, Jermaine Reid, Clementa Pinckney, Philip White, Eric Garner, Sean Bell, Freddie Gray, Aiyana Jones, Kimani Gray, Walter Scott, John Crawford III, Michael Brown, Miriam Carey, Sharonda Singleton, Tommy Yancy, Amadou Diallo …...

Jharkhand

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

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 26,909,428 (2001) The state of Jharkhand is India’s leading producer of mineral wealth, ranking among its top three producers of coal, iron ore, bauxite, copper ores, uranium, kainite and asbestos, among...