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              Books in the Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series series

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              Protest Music in France: Production, Identity and Audiences

              Protest Music in France: Production, Identity and Audiences (Hardback, New edition)

              By Lebrun, Barbara; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Hawkins, Professor Stan; Burns, Professor Lori

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Traces the evolution of 'protest' music in France since 1981, exploring the contradictions that emerge when artists who take their musical production and political commitment 'seriously', cross over to the mainstream, becoming profitable and consensual.

              ISBN 9780754664727
              Released NZ 1 Jul 2009
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Experiencing 'Flow' in Jazz Performance
               

              Experiencing 'Flow' in Jazz Performance (Hardback, New edition)

              By Hytonen-Ng, Elina; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $294.00
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              The term 'flow' refers to experiences where the musician moves into a consciousness in which time seems to be suspended and perception of reality is blurred by unconscious forces. An essential part of the jazz tradition.

              ISBN 9781409447900
              Released NZ 11 Jul 2013
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Please Allow Me to Introduce Myself: Essays on Debut Albums
               

              Please Allow Me to Introduce Myself: Essays on Debut Albums (Hardback, New edition)

              Edited by Plasketes, George; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Please Allow Me to Introduce Myself: Essays on Debut Albums brings together the stories of 23 debut albums over a nearly fifty year span, ranging from Buddy Holly and the Chirping Crickets in 1957 to The Go! Team in 2005. In addition to biographical background and a wealth of his...torical information about the genesis of each album.
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              ISBN 9781409441762
              Released NZ 14 Jun 2013
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              As Heard on TV: Popular Music in Advertising
               

              As Heard on TV: Popular Music in Advertising (Paperback, New edition)

              By Klein, Bethany; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Hawkins, Professor Stan; Burns, Professor Lori

              • RRP: $91.99
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              Through an analysis of press coverage and interviews with musicians, and advertising creatives, this book considers the industrial changes that have provided a foundation for the increased use of popular music in advertising, and explores issues and debates surrounding media alli...ances that blur cultural ambitions with commercial goals.
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              ISBN 9781409407645
              Released NZ 28 Apr 2010
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Litpop: Writing and Popular Music
               

              Litpop: Writing and Popular Music (Hardback, New edition)

              By Carroll, Rachel; Hansen, Adam; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $212.00
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              Bringing together exciting new interdisciplinary work from emerging and established scholars in the UK and beyond, Litpop addresses the question: how has writing past and present been influenced by popular music, and vice versa? Contributions explore how various forms of writing ...have had a crucial role to play in making popular music what it is.
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              ISBN 9781472410979
              Released NZ 5 Dec 2014
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              The Gendered Score: Music in 1940s Melodrama and the Woman's Film
               

              The Gendered Score: Music in 1940s Melodrama and the Woman's Film (Hardback, New edition)

              By Laing, Heather; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Examines the issues of gender and emotion that underpin the classical style of film scoring. This book considers the effects of this association by progress through three stages: cultural-historical precedents, the generic parameters of melodrama and the woman's film, and the nar...rativization of music in film through diegetic performance.
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              ISBN 9780754651000
              Released NZ 23 Nov 2007
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Madonna's Drowned Worlds: New Approaches to her Cultural Transformations, 1983-2003
               

              Madonna's Drowned Worlds: New Approaches to her Cultural Transformations, 1983-2003 (Hardback, New edition)

              By Fouz-Hernandez, Santiago; Jarman-Ivens, Freya; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $259.00
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              Offers new perspectives on Madonna's work to date. An international array of scholars portrays her popularisation of the notion that identity is not fixed & can be continuously rearranged & revamped. Explores the themes of gender, sexuality, ethnicity and celebrity comsumption th...rough the lens of Madonna's songs, videos & shows.
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              ISBN 9780754633716
              Released NZ 20 Jul 2004
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Popular Music in France from Chanson to Techno: Culture, Identity and Society

              Popular Music in France from Chanson to Techno: Culture, Identity and Society (Hardback, New edition)

              By Cannon, Steve; Edited by Dauncey, Hugh; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • RRP: $259.00
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              Why do musicians and music analysts deny that music is irreducibly social, or at least behave as if it isn't? The answer is itself socially specific. These writings examine the interaction between French popular music and French society, identity and culture.

              ISBN 9780754608493
              Released NZ 1 Mar 2008
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Wax Trash and Vinyl Treasures: Record Collecting as a Social Practice
                

              Wax Trash and Vinyl Treasures: Record Collecting as a Social Practice (Hardback)

              By Shuker, Roy

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              The term 'record collecting' is shorthand for a variety of related practices. Foremost is the collection of sound recordings in various formats - although often with a marked preference for vinyl - by individuals. This title focuses on this dimension of record collecting. It also... includes other genres and their collectors, notably jazz, and blues.
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              ISBN 9780754667827
              Released NZ 28 Feb 2010
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              The New Guitarscape in Critical Theory, Cultural Practice and Musical Performance
               

              The New Guitarscape in Critical Theory, Cultural Practice and Musical Performance (Hardback, New edition)

              By Dawe, Kevin; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Hawkins, Professor Stan; Burns, Professor Lori

              • RRP: $294.00
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              Argues for a re-assessment of guitar studies in the wake of musical, cultural and technological developments that have taken place around the instrument. This title presents guitar as an instrument of scientific investigation and part of the technology of globalization, created a...nd disseminated through corporate culture and cottage industry.
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              ISBN 9780754667759
              Released NZ 28 Apr 2010
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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