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

Continuum, 2016

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume XII : Genres: Sub-Saharan Africa

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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Bloomsbury Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume IX : Genres: Caribbean and Latin America

Bloomsbury Academic, 2014

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Onbeat

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

Continuum, 2003

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...‘Onbeat’ is a term commonly used to denote the temporal location of a single note, chord or rest on a beat (antonym: offbeat or afterbeat...

Playing Inside

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

Continuum, 2003

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...‘Playing inside’ is the antonym of the jazz term ‘playing outside.’ The terminology emerged during the development of free jazz in the 1960s, and a player who ‘plays inside’ is one who remains within the harmonic, metrical and scalar...

Pentatonicism

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

Continuum, 2003

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...Pentatonicism is a type of modality based on five identifiable pitches within an octave. Pentatonic modes are widespread throughout the world. Particularly common in English-language popular music of the postwar period are the two...

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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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...‘Production’ is the term used for the process of making a sound recording. In particular, it refers to the contribution made by the producer of the recording, who is usually assisted by a studio engineer. The staging of a musical show...

Upbeat

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

Continuum, 2003

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...‘Upbeat’ is a term generally used to denote the final beat or part thereof that precedes and anticipates the first beat of a subsequent bar, as in beat ‘4’ or part thereof of a 4/4 bar. In this context, the term brings to mind the upward...

Afterbeat

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

Continuum, 2003

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...Afterbeat‘Afterbeat’ is a term used to denote the temporal location of a musical event in measured music that occurs ‘after’ a ‘beat’ but prior to the ensuing beat. In reference to fast-tempo quadruple-meter musics, where beats 1 and 3...

Mechanical Banjo

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

Continuum, 2003

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...BanjoThe mechanical banjo, one of the more unusual mechanical instruments, was introduced in the United States. The Encore Automatic Banjo was made in the mid-1890s and played from a perforated-paper roll, but its particular cleverness...