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Journal of World Popular Music 4.1 (2017)

Thursday, June 15, 2017   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Marysol Quevedo
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We are pleased to announce the publication of issue 4.1 (2017) of the Journal of World Popular Music, which can be found by following this link: https://journals.equinoxpub.com/index.php/JWPM/issue/current.

Thank you very much for your interest!

With best wishes,

Simone, Sarah and Raphaël (editorial team)


Table of Contents



Editor's Introduction 

Simone Krüger Bridge , Sarah Baker , Raphaël Nowak 


Music Industries


Valuing Tradition: Mali’s Jeliw, European Publishers and Copyright 

Caspar Melville 


Book Review: Steve Collins and Sherman Young. 2014. Beyond 2.0: The Future of Music. Sheffield: Equinox. 162pp. ISBN 978-1-84553-9-382 (pbk) 

Paul Fischer


Book Review: Shane Homan, Martin Cloonan and Jen Cattermole. 2016. Popular Music Industries and the State: Policy Notes. New York and London: Routledge. 249pp. ISBN 978-0-41582-4-514 (hbk) 

Tom Sykes


Book Review: Andy Bennett and Steve Waksman, eds. 2015. The SAGE Handbook of Popular Music. London: SAGE. 664pp. ISBN 978-1-44621-0-857 (hbk)

Lauren Istvandity


Heavy Metal


“A Highland Thing”: Heavy Metal and the Construction of Cultural Difference in Madagascar 

Markus Verne


Book Review: Joshua John Green. 2013. Music-making in the Faroes: The Experience of Musicmaking in the Faroes and Making Metal Faroese. Vestmanna: Sprotin. 322pp. ISBN 978-9-99187-6-559 (pbk) 

Nick Prior  78-81


Book Review: Pierre Hecker. 2012. Turkish Metal: Music, Meaning, and Morality in a Muslim Society. Farnham: Ashgate. 240pp. ISBN 978-1-40943-8-489 (hbk) 

Stefano Barone  82-87


Heritage and History


“I’m Not a Juvenile Delinquent”: 1950s Rock’n’roll, Youth under Threat, and Good Citizenship in US Exploitation Cinema 1956–59 

David Baker , Lauren Istvandity  88-105


Book Review: Sara Cohen, Robert Knifton, Marion Leonard and Les Roberts, eds. 2015. Sites of Popular Music Heritage: Memories, Histories, Places. New York and London: Routledge. 267pp. ISBN 978-0-41582-4-507 (hbk) 

Antti-Ville Kärjä  106-109


Website Review: Afropop Worldwide: http://www.afropop.org Electric Jive: http://electricjive.blogspot.co.uk 

Jez Collins  110-115


Museum Review: Rock Museum, Budapest, Hungary 

Emília Barna  116-121


Interview with Antti-Ville Kärjä from Music Archive Finland 

Raphaël Nowak  122

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