Roy Shuker is Adjunct Professor in Media Studies at Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand. His previous publications include Understanding Popular Music Culture (fourth edition, 2012) and Popular Music: The Key Concepts (third edition, 2012).
Understanding Popular Music Cultureby Roy Shuker
Shuker's book is an important contribution to popular music studies, and a useful summary of the main arguments about its production, reception
Focussing on the variety of genres that make up pop music, Shuker explores key subjects which shape our experience of music such as, music production, the music industry, music policy, fans, audiences and subcultures.
Shuker's book is an important contribution to popular music studies, and a useful summary of the main arguments about its production, reception and interpretation... It is one of the few recent books on the subject that can be recommended without qualification (Popular Music and Society (praise for the first edition))
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