Studies in Popular Music
Made in Japan: Popular Music Today serves as a comprehensive and rigorous introduction to the history, sociology and musicology of 20th century Japanese popular music. The volume consists of essays by leading scholars of Japanese music and covers the major figures, styles and social contexts of pop...
To Be Published March 14th 2014 by Routledge
Global Technology, Local Singing
The karaoke machine is much more than an instrument which allows us to be a star for three minutes. The contributors to this lively collection address the importance of karaoke within Japanese culture and its spread to other parts of the world, exploring the influence of karaoke in such different...
Published June 13th 2001 by Routledge