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Welcome to the Psychology Press Music Blog, where we publish news and updates about featured products, notable authors, special promotions and discounts. You can also browse our blog posts by category to learn more about products in your area of interest.

Recent Articles

  1. New in Pop Music: Popular Music in a Digital Music Economy

    In Popular Music in a Digital Music Economy: Problems and Practices for an Emerging Service Industry, Tim Anderson explores how the music industry is changing from selling records as its primary purpose to a new paradigm in which artists must be entrepreneurial, audiences are end users, and record companies are investing in music brands, not simply records. Anderson’s book is a great guide for this new world. In his book, he draws on a wide range of examples from Moby and Lupe Fiasco to Amanda Palmer and Jonathan Coulton. 

    Read more from New Books in Pop Music!

  2. African American Music

    African American Music: An Introduction Second edition is a collection of seventeen essays surveying major African American musical genres, both sacred and secular, from slavery to the present. With contributions by leading scholars in the field, this work brings together research based on ethnographic fieldwork, which privileges the voices of the music-makers themselves, while interpreting their narratives through a richly textured mosaic of history and culture.  

    Order a complimentary copy today!

  3. Exciting new addition to Routledge Studies in Popular Music

    Routledge Studies in Popular Music is our home for cutting-edge, upper-level scholarly studies and edited collections covering Popular Music. Considering music performance, theory, and culture alongside topics such as gender, race, celebrity, fandom, tourism, fashion, and technology, titles are characterized by dynamic interventions into established subjects and innovative studies on emerging topics. 

    View our latest series addition...

  4. RMSM series

    View Inside the Routledge Music and Screen Media Series

    The Routledge Music and Screen Media Series, edited by Neil Lerner, offers edited collections of original essays on music in particular genres of film, television, video games and new media. These edited essay collections are written for an interdisciplinary audience. View Inside selected chapters of books in this series - read on for details. 

  5. Music Catalogue

    Music: New and Key Titles 2014 Catalog - Now Available Online

    We are delighted to showcase new and key music titles, from Routledge and Focal Press, in our latest online catalog. You can now browse through the catalog at http://www.routledge.com/u/music_catalog/

  6. Eastman School of Music’s New Article About Jazz Theory

    The University of Rochester's Eastman School of Music posted a new article describing all of the fantastic features of Dariusz Terefenko's Jazz Theory. Find out more about how to best use this new text and features including the companion website and DVD. 

    You can also view inside and order a complimentary copy today!

  7. Routledge Music Research Catalog

    The latest edtion of the online 2013/2014 Routledge Reseach Music Catalog is now available. Updated regularly, this is the best resource for finding the most recent Routledge Research Music titles. Browse books from several acclaimed series focusing on music education, ethnomusicology, and popular music, to name a few. Any of these titles can also be recommended to your librarian

  8. Interview with Theory for Today’s Musician’s Daniel McCarthy

    Routledge author Daniel McCarthy was interviewed by Vivian Goodman of WKSU News about the world premiere of his trumpet concerto "Tao of Infinity" on Feburary 14, 2014. McCarthy reflects on everything from his childhood musical influences to life lessons learned. 

    McCarthy is co-author with Ralph Turek of Theory for Today's Musician, now available as a textbook, workbook, and ebook bundle. Request a complimentary copy or view the companion website today. 

  9. The Journey from Music Student to Teacher: A Professional Approach

    Sample Chapter Available - The Journey from Music Student to Teacher

    This unique first edition helps prospective music educators begin their transition from students to professional music educators by focusing on their personal suitability to teaching.

    Sample the first chapter and read the author’s philosophy on how student analysis of their individual role as an educator is key to their future success within the profession.
     

  10. Made in Italy

    2013 Routledge Research Highlights

    Update your library’s collection with the latest from Routledge Research in Music. You can easily recommend purchasing any of our Routledge Research titles to your librarian by clicking ‘Recommend to your librarian’ on the individual book product page.

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