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Disasters and Accidents

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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David Buckley

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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...Calamitous unexpected events, whether caused by nature, humanity, technology or combinations of these, have been a frequent subject of song in a great many cultures over a long period of time. In treating such events, song makes...

Illness, Injury and Disease

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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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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... numerous songs that deal with alcohol and drugs as metonyms for illness. In a rather different use of metaphor, country singer David McCarn attached to his protest song about cotton mill bosses in North Carolina in 1930, ‘Poor Man, Rich Man,’...

War and Armed Conflict

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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David Buckley

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... Yesterdays: Popular Song in America . New York : Norton. David Hencke . 2001. ‘A Charity Caught Up in Chaos .’...

München (Munich)

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

The Continuum International, 2016

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... and the outdoor Olympic Stadium, Munich is an important locale for many major world tours. Robbie Williams, the Rolling Stones, David Bowie, Michael Jackson and Eric Clapton are just some of the established major acts to have played in Munich...

—Elektra Records (US)

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... with the middle-of-the-road balladry of Bread. Singer-songwriters continued to find a home at the label. They included Tim Buckley, the United Kingdom’s Incredible String Band, Harry Chapin, and Carly Simon, the most commercially successful of the group....

Iconography

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... stars, from the Osmonds and David Cassidy in the 1970s, to Rick Astley, Kylie Minogue and Jason Donovan in the 1980s, and the pop group Hanson in the 1990s, not to mention the whole career of the evergreen Cliff Richard....

Halls of Fame/Museums

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... of specific musical genres – for example, the Internet Jazz Hall of Fame and the SynthPop Hall of Fame. Another example is provided by the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, whose English-Canadian members (from Oscar Peterson in 1978 to David Foster...

Alcohol

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Dave Laing

Dave Laing is the author of several books on popular music and a former editor of Music Week. Former Research Fellow at the University of Westminster where he conducted research on the music industry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... of Mbira: Music and Traditions of the Shona People of Zimbabwe . Berkeley and Los Angeles : University of California Press. David Buckley . 1997....

Stardom

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John Shepherd

John Shepherd is Vice-Provost and Associate Vice-President (Academic) and Chancellor’s Professor of Music and Sociology at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada. He was from 2007-2012 Carleton’s Dean of Graduate and Postdoctoral Affairs. Dr. Shepherd has been a member of EPMOW’s editorial board since 1990. In 2000, he was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in recognition of his role “as a leading architect of a post-War critical musicology.” Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume I : Media, Industry and Society

Continuum, 2003

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... the Beatles, David Bowie, Bob Marley, Bruce Springsteen, Madonna, Prince and Michael Jackson have been brilliantly packaged and sold by what Stokes (1976) has called ‘the star-making machinery’ – an intricate promotional nexus of music industry...

Stage Act

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Dave Laing

Dave Laing is the author of several books on popular music and a former editor of Music Week. Former Research Fellow at the University of Westminster where he conducted research on the music industry. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume II : Performance and Production

Continuum, 2003

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... The Hard Lives and Good Times of the Wives, Girlfriends, and Groupies of Rock and Roll . London : Virgin. David Buckley . 1993. ‘David...