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Popular music : the key concepts

Author: Roy Shuker
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2005.
Series: Routledge key guides.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
With 'Key Concepts in Popular Music', Roy Shuker presents a comprehensive A-Z glossary of the main terms and concepts used in the study of popular music.

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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Named Person: Wörterbuch
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Shuker
ISBN: 041534770X 9780415347709 0415347696 9780415347693 0415284252 9780415284257
OCLC Number: 166306928
Notes: New Zealand author.
"First published as Key concepts in popular music, 1998"--T.p. verso.
Description: xvii, 324 p. ; 23 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
List of Key Concepts --
Key Concepts including entries on: --
A&R (artists & repertoire) --
Beat music --
British beat --
Censorship --
New Right --
Parents' Music Resource Center --
Demography --
Baby boomers --
Generation X --
Disco --
Festivals --
Film --
Hollywood musicals --
Popular /rock musicals --
Rockumentaries --
Hard core --
Hook --
Gospel --
Grunge --
Power pop --
Producers --
Sound recording --
Thrash metal --
Technology --
Sampling --
World music --
World beat --
Youth subcultures.
Series Title: Routledge key guides.
Responsibility: Roy Shuker.
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'Engaging... Shuker is a reliable guide.' - Media Education Association Newsletter

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