Key Concepts in Popular Music

Key Concepts in Popular Music

by Roy Shuker


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Key Concepts in Popular Music by Roy Shuker

Key Concepts in Popular Music presents a comprehensive A-Z glossary of the main terms and concepts used in the study of popular music. The book includes definitions of: key musical genres, from bhangra to punk rock. musical subcultures, from hippies to Goths. methodologies, from Marxism to postmodernism. musicological terms, from harmony to sampling. musical phenomena, from girl groups to concept albums.

Each entry includes suggestions for further reading and listening and is cross-referenced with related concepts.

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ISBN-13: 9780415161046
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 01/28/1998
Series: Routledge Key Guides Series
Pages: 400
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 7.75(h) x 1.20(d)

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