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Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Volume 8: Genres: North AmericaThe six EPMOW Genre volumes contain entries on the genres of music that have been or currently are popular in countries and communities all over the world. Included are discussions on cultural, historical and geographic origins; technical musical characteristics; instrumentation and use of voice; lyrics and language; typical features of performance and presentation; historical development and paths and modes of dissemination; influence of technology, the music industry and political and economic…

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 1 Performance and Production: Volume II (Volume 2)‘I did not think the second volume could possibly be as good as the first. I was wrong. So browse, read it through, or just use it as a reference – you will find there is always more to learn. It is a wonderful accomplishment. Anyone who cares about popular music should have this book.’ Lawerence Grossberg, Morris Davis Professor of Communication Studies and Cultural Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill This second volume consists of some 460 entries by 130 contributors from arou…

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 1 Media, Industry, Society: Volume I (Volume 1)‘This is an extraordinary achievement and it will become an absolutely vital and trusted resource for everyone working in the field of popular music studies. Even more broadly, anyone interested in popular music or popular music culture more generally will enjoy – and find many uses for – the wealth of information and insight captured in this volume.’ Lawrence Grossberg, Morris Davis Professor of Communication Studies and Cultural Studies, University of North Carolina at Chapel HillThe first …

A Cultural Dictionary of Punk, 1974-1982Neither a dry-as-dust reference volume recycling the same dull facts nor a gushy, gossipy puff piece, A Cultural Dictionary of Punk: 1974-1982 is a bold book that examines punk as a movement that is best understood by placing it in its cultural field. It contains myriad critical-listening descriptions of the sounds of the time, but also places those sounds in the context of history. Drawing on hundreds of fanzines, magazines, and newspapers, the book is―in the spirit of punk―an obsessive, e…

Continuum Encyclopedia Of Popular Music Of The World, Part Two: Volumes 3,4,5,6 & 7“EPMOW lives music. Put another way, it does for popular music what Grove has done for classical”David Brackett ‘Excellent, readable and thoroughly useful…While some previous single-volume and multivolume works have addressed the development and current state of popular music, none has done so with this work’s depth of scholarship and global reach. Scholarly, clearly written, and well indexed, it is an ideal reference set.’ Library JournalContinuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World’…

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 5 Biogs: Africa, Asia, Europe, Middle East and Oceania, Vol XIX to XXIIIThe EPMOW Biography volumes contain entries on biographies of key popular music personnel worldwide.Included are entries on record producers and engineers; technological innovators; record company heads and other industry figures; important journalists, critics and scholars; individual songwriters, composers, lyricists, performers and groups. A much wider range than is to be found in comparable reference works.All entries conclude with a bibliography, discographical references and discography, w…

[(Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World: Media, Industry and Society v. 1 )] [Author: John Shepherd] [Jul-2003]The EPMOW Biography volumes contain entries on biographies of key popular music personnel worldwide.Included are entries on record producers and engineers; technological innovators; record company heads and other industry figures; important journalists, critics and scholars; individual songwriters, composers, lyricists, performers and groups. A much wider range than is to be found in comparable reference works.All entries conclude with a bibliography, discographical references and discography, w…

[(Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World: Production and Performance v. 2)] [Author: Michael Seed] published on (July, 2003)The EPMOW Biography volumes contain entries on biographies of key popular music personnel worldwide.Included are entries on record producers and engineers; technological innovators; record company heads and other industry figures; important journalists, critics and scholars; individual songwriters, composers, lyricists, performers and groups. A much wider range than is to be found in comparable reference works.All entries conclude with a bibliography, discographical references and discography, w…

[(Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World: Genres: North America v. 8)] [Author: David Horn] published on (May, 2012)The EPMOW Biography volumes contain entries on biographies of key popular music personnel worldwide.Included are entries on record producers and engineers; technological innovators; record company heads and other industry figures; important journalists, critics and scholars; individual songwriters, composers, lyricists, performers and groups. A much wider range than is to be found in comparable reference works.All entries conclude with a bibliography, discographical references and discography, w…

Continuum Encyclopedia of Popular Music of the World Part 1 Performance and Production: 2 by Anselm Gruen (2003-05-08)The EPMOW Biography volumes contain entries on biographies of key popular music personnel worldwide.Included are entries on record producers and engineers; technological innovators; record company heads and other industry figures; important journalists, critics and scholars; individual songwriters, composers, lyricists, performers and groups. A much wider range than is to be found in comparable reference works.All entries conclude with a bibliography, discographical references and discography, w…