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Wellington

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

Continuum, 2016

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2

...Population: 339,000 (2001) Wellington is the capital city of New Zealand, having been the official home of Parliament since 1865. The city is situated at the southern end of the North Island, on Cook Strait, around one...

Surf Music

Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume VIII : Genres: North America

The Continuum International, 2012

Encyclopedia Articles

2

...An initially short-lived but influential musical phenomenon, surf music began as part of a regional scene in southern California, associated with the emerging surfing subculture (along with hot rod cars and drag racing). With the success...

Dunedin

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

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

2

...Population: 112,000 (2001)Situated in the South Island, Dunedin was settled by Europeans in the 1840s – mainly Scottish immigrants, who brought with them the music and instruments of their homeland. Pipe bands, Scottish country dancing...

Consumption (Revised 2020)

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

Continuum, 2003

Encyclopedia Articles

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... . 2nd ed. New York and London : Routledge, 239–48. Roy Shuker . 2016. Understanding Popular Music Culture...

Flying Nun (New Zealand) (Revised 2019)

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

Continuum, 2003

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2

...The Flying Nun label was begun in 1981 in Christchurch, New Zealand by Roger Shepherd, and was inspired by punk rock’s ‘do-it-yourself’ ethic. The southern city of Dunedin soon became most strongly associated with the label, and the term...

Gothic Rock

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

Bloomsbury Academic, 2017

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...Gothic rock, or Goth, is a musical genre and an associated subcultural style that emerged as part of post-punk alternative and indie rock in the United Kingdom in the late 1970s. Its origins in cities such as Manchester in the north-west...

Christchurch

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

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

2

...Population: 334,000 (2001) Situated on the east coast of the South Island, Christchurch is New Zealand’s third-largest metropolitan center. The city was one of the original ‘Wakefield Company planned settlements’ of the 1850s...

Aotearoa/New Zealand: Pakeha (European)

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

Continuum, 2016

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4

... In North Meets South: Popular Music in Aotearoa/New Zealand , ed. Philip Hayward , Tony Mitchell and Roy Shuker ....

Marketing and Commodification of Rock

The Bloomsbury Handbook of Rock Music Research

Bloomsbury Academic, 2020

Scholarly Books

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... in the 1970s and 1980s, and beyond; and the current marketing of their back catalog.The discussion here draws on Shuker, “Someday My Prince Will Come.”In common with their contemporaries, the Stones in the mid-1960s created income largely from...

Auckland

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

Continuum, 2016

Encyclopedia Articles

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...Population: 1,074,510 (2001) Auckland, New Zealand’s largest metropolitan center, is situated in the northern part of the country. During the nineteenth century, its economy and port were closely linked...