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Pop cult : religion and popular music

Author: Rupert Till
Publisher: London ; New York : Continuum, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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At a time when fundamentalism is on the rise, traditional religions are in decline and postmodernity has challenged any system that claims to be all-defining, young people have left their traditional places of worship and set up their own, in clubs, at festivals and within music culture. Pop Cults investigates the ways in which popular music and its surrounding culture have become a primary site for the location of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rupert Till
ISBN: 9780826445926 0826445926 9780826432360 0826432360 9781441166265 1441166262 1282821938 9781282821934 9781441197245 1441197249
OCLC Number: 687688185
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 215 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Lost in music : pop cults and new religious movements --
Let's talk about sex : sex cults of popular music --
I want to take you higher : drug cults of popular music --
We could be heroes : personality cults of the sacred popular --
In my beautiful neighbourhood : local cults of popular music --
Even better than the real thing : virtual cults of popular music --
Hope I die before I get old : death cults of popular music --
God is a DJ : possession trance cults of electronic dance music --
Do you believe in rock and roll? Musical cults of the sacred popular.
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Explores the development of a range of cults of popular music as a response to changes in attitudes to meaning, spirituality and religion in society. This book investigates the ways in which popular  Read more...

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... the useful concluding chapter gives a wake-up call to a Church that has lost touch with culture, and a well-argued case for how popular music is in part filling its place.--Sanford Lakoff ... the Read more...

 
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