Understanding Popular Music Culture

Studying Popular Music Culture  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Feb. 5, 2015
Studying Popular Music Culture

Studying Popular Music Culture (Studying the Media) by Tim Wall
English | Oct 31, 2003 | ISBN: 0340741805 | 256 Pages | PDF | 21 MB

"Studying Popular Music Culture" introduces a range of different ways to understand popular music. By situating the study of pop within the broader field of media and cultural studies, it explores its dynamic place in our culture. On the one hand contemporary music is a highly organised and commercially exploitative industry, on the other it is a rich source of meanings and provides an arena for creative expression and personal identity.

Popular Music Culture: The Key Concepts (2nd edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ChrisRedfield at Dec. 6, 2014
Popular Music Culture: The Key Concepts (2nd edition)

Roy Shuker - Popular Music Culture: The Key Concepts (2nd edition)
Published: 2005-10-19 | ISBN: 041534770X, 0415347696 | PDF | 344 pages | 1 MB

Popular Music: Topics, Trends & Trajectories  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by nebulae at Dec. 30, 2014
Popular Music: Topics, Trends & Trajectories

Tara Brabazon, "Popular Music: Topics, Trends & Trajectories"
English | ISBN: 1847874355, 1847874363 | 2011 | 296 pages | PDF | 3 MB

Popular Music Scenes and Cultural Memory (Pop Music, Culture and Identity)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by thingska at April 23, 2017
Popular Music Scenes and Cultural Memory (Pop Music, Culture and Identity)

Popular Music Scenes and Cultural Memory (Pop Music, Culture and Identity) by Andy Bennett
English | 2016 | ISBN: 1137402032, 9781137402035, B01MYQDPKI | 206 Pages | PDF | 1.60 MB
Rap Beyond Resistance: Staging Power in Contemporary Morocco (Pop Music, Culture and Identity)

Rap Beyond Resistance: Staging Power in Contemporary Morocco (Pop Music, Culture and Identity) by Cristina Moreno Almeida
English | 2 Oct. 2017 | ISBN: 3319601822 | 181 Pages | PDF | 2.69 MB

This book fills the gap in existing literature by exploring other forms of political discourses in non-Western rap music. Theoretically, it challenges and explores resistance, arguing towards the need for different epistemological frameworks in which to look at narratives of cultural resistance in the Arabic-speaking world.

Musicians in Transit: Argentina and the Globalization of Popular Music  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Sept. 5, 2017
Musicians in Transit: Argentina and the Globalization of Popular Music

Musicians in Transit: Argentina and the Globalization of Popular Music by Matthew B. Karush
English | Jan. 3, 2017 | ISBN: 0822362163 | 281 Pages | PDF | 14 MB

In Musicians in Transit Matthew B. Karush examines the transnational careers of seven of the most influential Argentine musicians of the twentieth century: Afro-Argentine swing guitarist Oscar Alemán, jazz saxophonist Gato Barbieri, composer Lalo Schifrin, tango innovator Astor Piazzolla, balada singer Sandro, folksinger Mercedes Sosa, and rock musician Gustavo Santaolalla.
Various Artists - The Golden Age Of American Popular Music 1956-1965 (2006) {Ace Records CDCDH 1111}

Various Artists - The Golden Age Of American Popular Music 1956-1965 (2006) {Ace Records CDCDH 1111}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 327 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 152 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (png) -> 75 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1956-65, 2006 Ace Records | CDCHD 1111
Pop / Transcended Rock'n'Roll / British Invasion

It was always going to be a dangerous mission. Trevor Churchill’s brainchild, THE GOLDEN AGE OF AMERICAN POP, had been in development for some time and the prototype was about to be launched into the fray with a bundle of seemingly undifferentiated repertoire. The potential embarrassment factor was high with risk of heavy flak on the way and snipers on the ground in the landing zone. Trevor was calling for volunteers. There was a lot of nervous shuffling among the ranks. Some of the lads took to studying their toecaps, while others took an inordinate interest in the state of their cuticles, or tried to look inconspicuous by melting into the background.
Historical Theory and Methods through Popular Music, 1970–2000: “Those are the New Saints”

Historical Theory and Methods through Popular Music, 1970–2000: “Those are the New Saints” By Dr. Kenneth L. Shonk, Jr., Daniel Robert McClure
English | PDF | 2017 | 320 Pages | ISBN : 1137570717 | 2.91 MB

This book examines the post-1960s era of popular music in the Anglo-Black Atlantic through the prism of historical theory and methods. By using a series of case studies, this book mobilizes historical theory and methods to underline different expressions of alternative music functioning within a mainstream musical industry.

Made in Brazil: Studies in Popular Music (Repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by DZ123 at Aug. 9, 2017
Made in Brazil: Studies in Popular Music (Repost)

Martha Tupinamba de Ulhoa, Cláudia Azevedo, Felipe Trotta, "Made in Brazil: Studies in Popular Music"
English | 2014 | ISBN: 0415625602 | PDF | pages: 266 | 3.5 mb

Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay: The dodgy business of popular music (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by arundhati at Aug. 3, 2017
Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay: The dodgy business of popular music (repost)

Simon Napier-Bell, "Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay: The dodgy business of popular music"
English | ISBN: 1783520310 | 2014 | 192 pages | EPUB | 0,5 MB