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Yéyé

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Although the term yéyé had its origins in the English language, it was in France that it became synonymous with a sub-genre of 1960s pop music. Also known in Southern European countries (Spain, Portugal and Italy), in Eastern Europe, too...

Québec City, QC

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: city – 507,986 (2001); metropolitan area – 682,757 (2001) Québec City, the provincial capital of Québec, is located on the northern bank of the St Lawrence River, midway between the Atlantic Ocean...

Beat Music

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David Horn

David Horn was a founding editor of the journal Popular Music and a founding member of IASPM (The International Association for the Study of Popular Music). He was Director of the Institute of Popular Music at the University of Liverpool from 1988 until his retirement in 2002. Together with the blues scholar Paul Oliver he first proposed the idea of EPMOW in the 1980s, and has worked on the project since that time. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Paolo Prato

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The term ‘beat music’ or simply ‘beat’ denotes a genre of popular music that emerged in the UK at the beginning of the 1960s. Rapidly becoming a ‘beat boom,’ beat spread into Europe and beyond from circa 1963 to 1969, constituting the first...

Chanson

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...The word ‘chanson,’ the French for ‘song,’ is used in English to identify the genre of French popular song. It is a very large field with a long history, one that embraces a great variety of styles and trends. From Aristide Bruant...

France

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

The Continuum International, 2016

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...Population: 60,424,213 (2004) Situated at the western tip of the European continent, north of the Spanish peninsula, France has had a slow development as a country. More than one thousand years ago, it began as the Kingdom of France...

Québec

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IV : Locations: North America

Continuum, 2016

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...Population: 7,237,480 (2001) Québec, the largest of Canada’s provinces, is located in the northeastern part of North America, on both shores of the St Lawrence River. Its first inhabitants were various indigenous Indian...