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Forthcoming Popular Music Books

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  1. Goth Music

    From Sound to Subculture

    By Isabella van Elferen, Jeffrey Andrew Weinstock

    Series: Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    Twenty-first century sociologists have analyzed goth as a Hebdigean 'spectacular subculture' whose practices enact a form of symbolic resistance. Such studies, however, tend to neglect the hybridity of goth music and its centrality to the goth experience. This book argues that goth music must...

    To Be Published September 15th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Anglo-American Ballad

    A Folklore Casebook

    By Dianne Dugaw

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    Originally published in 1995. This book’s collection of key essays presents a coherent overview of touchstone statements and issues in the study of Anglo-American popular ballad traditions and suggests ways this panoramic view affords us a look at Euro-American scholarship’s questions, concerns and...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Fellowship of Song

    Popular Singing Traditions in East Suffolk

    By Ginette Dunn

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    Originally published in 1980. Song is perhaps the strongest form of traditional culture. Its vigour and energy represent the power of the community from which it springs. This book focuses on traditional singing in two small English villages. It studies in detail an activity which goes to the core...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  5. Song and Democratic Culture in Britain

    An Approach to Popular Culture in Social Movements

    By Ian Watson

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    Originally published in 1983. Song has always been a natural way to record everday experiences – an expression of celebration, commiseration, complaint and protest. This innovative book is a study of popular and working-class song which combines several approaches to the subject. It is a history of...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Chime Child

    or Somerset Singers

    By Ruth L. Tongue

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    Originally published in 1968. The author, a well-known contemporary and friend of folklorist Katharine M. Briggs, collected a tremendous store of folk music material over many years and eventually decided to put some of it on permanent record. This book comprises a cross-section of rescued melodies...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. Village Song & Culture

    A Study Based on the Blunt Collection of Song from Adderbury North Oxfordshire

    By Michael Pickering

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Grey Funnel Lines

    Traditional Song & Verse of the Royal Navy, 1900-1970

    By Cyril Tawney

    Series: Routledge Library Editions: Folk Music

    Originally published in 1987. In this book we find songs reflecting every aspect of life in the twentieth-century Royal Navy, both upper and lower deck: war, ship’s routine, aviation, submarines, the antics of dockyard personnel, not to mention the matelot’s shore-going adventures, both amorous and...

    To Be Published October 1st 2015 by Routledge

  9. Popular Music Industries and the State

    Policy Notes

    By Shane Homan, Martin Cloonan, Jennifer Cattermole

    Series: Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    This volume studies the relationships between government and the popular music industries, comparing three Anglophone nations: Scotland, New Zealand and Australia. At a time when issues of globalization and locality are seldom out of the news, musicians, fans, governments, and industries are forced...

    To Be Published October 2nd 2015 by Routledge

  10. Record Label Marketing

    How Music Companies Brand and Market Artists in the Digital Era, 3rd Edition

    By Clyde Philip Rolston, Amy Macy, Tom Hutchison, Paul Allen

    Record Label Marketing, Third Edition is the essential resource to help you understand how recorded music is professionally marketed. Fully updated to reflect current trends in the industry, this edition is designed to benefit marketing professionals, music business students, and independent...

    To Be Published October 13th 2015 by Focal Press