Rock And Popular Music

Rock And Popular Music

by Tony Bennett
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041506368X

ISBN-13: 9780415063685

Pub. Date: 11/04/1993

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

How do governments shape the music industry? Rock and Popular Music examines the array of institutional and policy considerations which help determine what music is produced, how it is heard, and its connections to other cultural activity. The contributors

focus on the way rock is socially regulated by policy agendas and frameworks set in place by the

Overview

How do governments shape the music industry? Rock and Popular Music examines the array of institutional and policy considerations which help determine what music is produced, how it is heard, and its connections to other cultural activity. The contributors

focus on the way rock is socially regulated by policy agendas and frameworks set in place by the industries theselves--music/video production, broadcasting and some governmental support (or the lack of it.) Topics covered include: rock in East Germant, the American music industry and the

global market, feminist musical practice, radio airplay formats, censorship, and Black popular music. In its exploration of policies and institutions, Rock and Popular Culture suggests significant directions for the study of contemporary music.

Contributors: Mavis

Bayton, Jody Berland, Georgina Born, Marcus Breen, Simon Frith, Reebee Garofalo, Line Grenier, Larry Grossberg, Ross Harley, Steve Jones, Chris Lawe-Davies, Krister Malm, Paul Rutten, John Shepard, Will Straw, Graeme Turner, Roger Wallis, Peter Wicke.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415063685
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/04/1993
Series:
Culture: Policy and Politics Series
Pages:
320
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 0.81(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Contributors:
Mavis Bayton, Jody Berland, Georgina Born, Marcus Breen, Reebee Garafolo, Line Grenier, Ross Harley, Steve Jones, Chris Lawe-Davies, Krister Malm, Paul Rutten, Will Straw, Roger Wallis, Peter Wicke

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