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              Books in the Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series series

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              Other Voices: Hidden Histories of Liverpool's Popular Music Scenes, 1930s-1970s
               

              Other Voices: Hidden Histories of Liverpool's Popular Music Scenes, 1930s-1970s (Hardback, New edition)

              By Brocken, Michael; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • $271.00

              At times it appears that a whole industry exists to perpetuate the myth of origin of the Beatles. This book tells the history of the disparate and now partially hidden musical strands that contributed to Liverpool's musical countenance. It is also a critique of Beatles-related in ...

              ISBN 9780754667933
              Published 28 December 2009 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              The English Traditional Ballad: Theory, Method, and Practice
               

              The English Traditional Ballad: Theory, Method, and Practice (Hardback, New edition)

              By Atkinson, David; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Hawkins, Professor Stan; Burns, Professor Lori

              • $285.00

              David Atkinson examines the ways in which the body of ballads known in England make reference both to ballads from elsewhere and to other English folk songs. The book outlines current theoretical directions and offers readers an approach for exploring the creation of meaning(s) o ...

              ISBN 9780754606345
              Published 1 February 2008 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Black Sabbath and the Rise of Heavy Metal Music
               

              Black Sabbath and the Rise of Heavy Metal Music (Hardback, New edition)

              By Cope, Andrew L.; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • $282.00

              Presents an evaluation of the rules that define heavy metal as a musical genre. This book investigates why, during the late 1960s and early 1970s, Birmingham provided the ideal location for the early development of heavy metal and hard rock. It considers how the influence of the ...

              ISBN 9780754668817
              Published 17 March 2010 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Heavy Metal Music in Britain

              Heavy Metal Music in Britain (Paperback)

              Edited by Bayer, Gerd

              • $98.99

              Heavy metal has developed from a British fringe genre of rock music in the late 1960s to a global mass market consumer good in the early twenty-first century. Early proponents of the musical style, such as Black Sabbath, Deep Purple, Judas Priest, Saxon, Uriah Heep and Iron Maide ...

              ISBN 9781138249387
              Published 9 September 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Chanson: The French Singer-Songwriter from Aristide Bruant to the Present Day
               

              Chanson: The French Singer-Songwriter from Aristide Bruant to the Present Day (Hardback, New edition)

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

              • $285.00

              A song tradition that goes back to the Middle Ages and troubadours of the 12th and 13th centuries, chanson is part of the texture of everyday life in France - a part of the national identity and a barometer of popular taste. This study examines the background and development of t ...

              ISBN 9780754601029
              Published 28 December 2000 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Frank Zappa and the And

              Frank Zappa and the And (Paperback)

              Edited by Carr, Paul

              • $98.99

              This collection of essays, documented by an international and interdisciplinary array of scholars, represents the first academically focused volume exploring the creative idiolect of Frank Zappa. Several of the authors are known for contributing significantly to areas such as pop ...

              ISBN 9781138246300
              Published 9 September 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Vinyl: A History of the Analogue Record

              Vinyl: A History of the Analogue Record (Hardback, New edition)

              By Osborne, Richard; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Hawkins, Professor Stan; Burns, Professor Lori

              • $282.00

              This book traces of the evolution of the recording format from its roots in the first sound recording experiments, to its survival in the world of digital technologies. Each chapter explores a different element: the groove, the disc shape, the label, vinyl itself, the album, the ...

              ISBN 9781409440277
              Published 1 January 2014 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Popular Music Censorship in Africa
               

              Popular Music Censorship in Africa (Hardback, New edition)

              By Cloonan, Professor Martin; Edited by Drewett, Dr Michael; Series edited by Scott, Professor Derek B.; Burns, Professor Lori; Hawkins, Professor Stan

              • $282.00

              In Africa, tension between freedom of expression and censorship remains as contentious, if not more so, during the period of colonial rule. This book presents research on censorship in colonial and post-colonial Africa, focusing on the attempts to censor musicians and the resista ...

              ISBN 9780754652915
              Published 28 August 2006 by 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

              • $285.00

              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 ...

              ISBN 9780754633716
              Published 20 July 2004 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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              Bodies of Sound: Studies Across Popular Music and Dance
               

              Bodies of Sound: Studies Across Popular Music and Dance (Paperback)

              By Cook, Susan C.; Edited by Dodds, Sherril

              • $98.99

              From the ragtime one-step of the early twentieth century to the contemporary practices of youth club cultures, popular dance and music are inextricably linked. This collection reveals the intimate connections between the corporeal and the sonic in the creation, transmission and r ...

              ISBN 9781138248144
              Published 6 September 2016 by Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 19+ years
              Series Ashgate Popular and Folk Music Series
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